CORDmagazine Spring 2009

In this issue …

Spritual Journey program promotes practical faith (by Stan ’68 and Angie ’67 Hardt, 4-5)


  • Good Morning Union: Union College’s devotional spiritual food—by e-mail (by David Skau, 5)
  • Union introduces a new front door (by Jacque Smith, 6-7)
  • Grants enhance academic options (by Jacque Smith, 7)
  • Acrofest promotes ‘Rock Solid’ teamwork (by Carolyn Scott, 8)
  • Doctoral degrees celebrated (by Jacque Smith, 8)
  • First Nebraska IABC student chapter at Union College (by Carolyn Scott, 9)
  • Freedom Writer teacher inspires leaders, educators (by Carolyn Scott, 10)
  • New wellness major puts theory into action (by Michael D. Steingas, 11)
  • Wellness: not just a physical thing (by Michael D. Steingas, 12-13)
    • Refried bean soup (by Sharon Russell, conference and guest services coordinator)
    • Curried kabocha squash (by Vener Cabana, professor of biology)
    • Rice stuffed acorn squash (by Rennae Anderson, health and human performance office assistant)
  • Student shapes up to help others find fitness (by Carolyn Scott, 14)
  • Union employee celebrates 50 years of marathons (by Michael D. Steingas, 15)
  • Union graduate takes away students’ chairs (by Carolyn Scott, 24)


  • Focus on fiber (by Dr. Franklin House ’58 with David Skau, 16-17)
  • Journey toward wellness: a lifetime of medical missionary evangelism (by Lauren Bongard Schwarz ’04, 18-21)
  • Never too stressed to exercise (by Sharon McDowell-Larsen ’84, 22-24)

In every issue

  • Class-ifieds (25-27)
  • People Placements (27)
  • In Memory (27-30)