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“Best Hope” Comes To Huntington University

Huntington University will be a remote host of the “America’s Best Hope” leadership event in the Merillat Centre for the Arts on November 13.

The “Best Hope” event will focus on how to integrate faith and vocation and the importance of building godly leaders. Featured speakers will include pastor and professor of Christian thought Lee Strobel, comedian Michael Jr., Holly Lobby president Steve Green, president and CEO of Tyson Foods Donnie Smith, and Fox 59 evening news anchor Fanchon Stinger, among others.

“America’s Best Hope” will be broadcast from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on November 13 in Zurcher Auditorium and is open to the public. Those interested in attending may purchase tickets for $29 each by visiting

Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. Additionally, and Princeton Review have listed the university as “One of the Best,” and Educate to Career and Washington Monthly have recognized Huntington as a top economic value. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).