Student Success Stories

Every October, students from Hastings College conduct research in Ireland throughout the month as part of a program called Irish Fellows. This program began in 2007 with then Hastings College Dean and Irish literature specialist, Dr. Richard Lloyd. Lloyd had formed a relationship with Grammy-winning musician Davy Spillane, who had ...Read more
After several years of volunteering for Fontenelle Forest Raptor Recovery (FFRR) in Bellevue and Omaha, Nebraska, senior Carolyn Clements is now able to do more than shuttle injured birds to a rehabilitation facility. ...Read more
Junior Marcus Brown is spending his summer conducting research in the nano-material and nano-engineering department as part of a Research Experience for Undergraduates program at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. ...Read more
By participating in a summer internship program, physics major Ian Tuttle is mixing his love for physics, Christianity and Disney. ...Read more
Senior Miranda Muhs, a physics major from Omaha, Nebraska, is spending her second summer as an intern for Wellhead Electric. She is learning all about the business world after learning about what it might be like from classes at Hastings College. ...Read more
Students have been working effortlessly since January for the new Hastings College Press, getting books completed and prepared to sell to the public. ...Read more
Senior Tyler Donovan is immersing himself in the Central City Opera's history. With 13 other students and graduates, he is interning in Central City, Colorado, a small mountain town with a population of 685. ...Read more
Tyler Schuster, a senior at Hastings College, is spending his summer surrounded by news. As a double major in communication studies and journalism, Schuster is interning at the Hastings Tribune, where he is writing stories ...Read more
On the Hastings College campus, junior Russell Heitmann has been involved in multiple components of the Hastings student-run media. Serving as Sports Director for HC Media . Live game broadcasting and commentating at Hastings Bronco ...Read more
While many students are returning to their families for the summer or earning money working summer jobs, senior Kristin Remm is spending her summer gaining experience in safety management and responding to different disasters. On ...Read more
Majoring in Pre-Med and Chemistry, Hastings local and college student Sean Selko shares the importance of a small college community. ...Read more