by Zebadiah Demorest, Publications and Promotions Coordinator This month we are featuring a prominent faculty member from the Fort Wayne Campus: Grant Hoatson. Over his 25-year career at Fort Wayne Bible College, Grant served as Public Relations Director, Alumni Coordinator, professor, and producer of the College radio program “Crossroads” on WOWO. Before coming to FWBC, […]Read More Grant Hoatson: Celebrating His Service to FWBC
by Stephanie Demorest, FW Alumni Center Director After many, many months of planning over Zoom, the 50th Class Reunion Committee, led by Peter Torry g70, finally met in person with their classmates the weekend of April 30-May 1, 2021. The fun began on Friday evening at the Retreat Center on the former campus (previously Ramseyer Hall, built […]Read More Classes of 1970 and 1971 Reunion Success!
by Stephanie Demorest, FW Alumni Center Director This past weekend your Alumni Center hosted its first ever completely virtual class reunion! Starting with a Friday night introductory session, guests were able to log on to Zoom and begin reconnecting in preparation for Saturday’s full day of activities. Thanks to the committee, working alongside the Alumni Center for many months, this […]Read More April 2021 Class Reunions
by Zebadiah Demorest, Publications and Promotions Coordinator This month we are focusing on our revised communication methods. In an effort to expand our connections with you, our alumni, we have been working on creating different platforms for communicating information such as news notes, memorials, and monthly articles featured in the Falcon e-newsletters. So, we want to take this […]Read More Upgraded Alumni Connection Resources for You!
by Zebadiah Demorest, FWAC Publications and Promotions Coordinator This month, we are featuring Tyler Binkley g06. Shortly after graduating from TUFW in 2006, Tyler became very involved in commercial real estate. After spending fifteen years growing his book of business, networking, and learning from other companies’ leadership, Tyler decided to move on to his own project by […]Read More Alumnus Founds Commercial Real-Estate Business
by Stephanie (Cox) Demorest g93 Carrying on what has become a fun holiday tradition in the Johnson family, Alane (Heindel) Johnson g89 and her daughter, Larissa, entered this beautiful rendition of the Spencerville Covered Bridge into the Festival of Gingerbread in December 2020. And they won first place in the “adult group division”! Since graduating from […]Read More Alumna and Daughter Team Up to Win First Place at Fort Wayne’s 2020 Festival of Gingerbread
By Zebadiah Demorest, Publications Coordinator In this edition of the Fort Wayne Falcon, we will be highlighting Yul ‘Craig’ Marin g89. We recently had the opportunity to interview Yul about how he was led to FWBC, his experiences at the college, and where God has taken him since graduation. Yul began his journey to FWBC after […]Read More Alumnus Serves the Lord through Local Church as well as Business
By Bill Gerig g61 In the October Falcon E-Newsletter we shared the amazing news about the Alumni Endowed Scholarship Fund that the Fort Wayne Alumni have established through thirty years of Phonathons. Fort Wayne Alumni Dependents who have attended Taylor University over the last eleven years have received over $430,000 in scholarship assistance from the interest on that endowment. That […]Read More Alumni Center Endowment Boosts Our Annual Budget
By Bill Gerig g61 $777,985 — Wow! You, the wonderful Fort Wayne Campus Alumni, have produced a scholarship endowment fund close to $800,000! How did this happen? Remember “Phonathon” and all those annual phone calls you received from the Fort Wayne Campus? It all began in 1971. The Alumni Director at that time, Bob Weyneth; Public Relations […]Read More Alumni Endowed Scholarship Yields 100-Fold!
This year has marked a significant marriage milestone for many of our alumni couples. While they have celebrated their 50th anniversaries in different ways, the shared year of their marriages, 1970, is only the beginning for some with regard to the common memories surrounding their wedding events. On August 22, 1970, three weddings took […]Read More Several Alumni Celebrate Milestone Anniversaries in 2020