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Top 10 Lists for 2015

During 2015, Covenant welcomed 280 new alumni at the College’s 60th annual commencement ceremony, applauded new faculty and Scots at convocation, constructed a new visual art facility, and began the restoration of Carter Hall. Take a look back at this full year through the most popular news stories, ScotsCasts, chapel talks, and videos of 2015.


Top 10 News Stories

Rank Title  
1 Prof. George "Tad" Mindeman (1954-2015)  
2 Dean's List, Spring 2015  
3 Carter Hall Renovation Begins  
4 Picnic & Andrew Peterson Concert  
5 Construction of New Fine Arts Facility Begins  
6 U.S. News Ranks Covenant #9 in South  
7 Washington Monthly Ranks Covenant among Top Ten Baccalaureate Colleges in the Nation  
8 Scots Trot 5k  
9 Top 10 Lists for 2014  
10 New Faculty Appointments  



Top 10 ScotsCasts

Rank Title Speaker
1 Scholarship Weekend at Covenant Scott Schindler '10
2 A Semester in Japan Cynthia Lopez '15
3 Engaging the Community through Music Dr. Scott Finch '96
4 Advising Pre-Med Students Dr. Tim Morris '83
5 Celebrating Women in Computing Anna Hankal '16
6 Developing a Framework of the World Joey Beyer '15 & Bryce Stout '15
7 Shaped through Brokenness Liz Simakoff '15
8 Studying Jane Austen at Oxford Eliza Cary '16
9 Studying Abroad in Spain Ellie Groenendyk '16
10 Praising God for His Provision to the Chemistry Department Dr. Dan Zuidema



Top 10 Chapel Messages

Rank Title Speaker
1 I Believe in Puddleglum Prof. Camille Hallstrom
2 Senior Testimonies Hattie Corbett '15 & Roy Anderson '15
3 Faith, Hope, and Love: Reflections on Suffering Dr. Kelly Kapic
4 On Choosing Dr. Derek Halvorson '93
5 Senior Testimonies Matt Lattner '15 & Alicia Zanoni '15
6 Living in Light of Eternity Karen Hodge
7 He Is Able (Eph. 3:14-21) Dr. Herb Ward
8 How Did I Get Here? Jerilyn Sanders
9 Father's Love, Son's Worth, Wrath's Weight, Grace's Substitute Dr. Ligon Duncan
10 Colossians 1:9-14: Knowing God's Will Rev. Grant Lowe



Top 10 Videos

Rank Title  
1 Chapel: Propaganda  
2 Move-In Day  
3 '80s Skate Night  
4 Day of Prayer  
5 Kuiet Kilter  
6 Merry Christmas from Covenant  
7 Spring Formal  
8 What I'm Learning  
9 Chapel: I Believe in Puddleglum | Prof. Camille Hallstrom  
10 Castle in the Clouds