Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
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In the days following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the Red Cross in the capital region sent the majority of their blood supply to Texas and Florida. That left a major shortage in the Washington D.C. area. That’s when the American Red Cross turned to the WGTS 91.9 family to help meet the need.
Washington Adventist University (WAU) leaders recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Gail S. & Bruce E Boyer Health Professions and Wellness Center on its Takoma Park, Md., campus.
Washington Adventist University held its fifth annual Visionaries Gala last week at the Congressional Country Club in Bethesda.
Washington Adventist University (WAU) has been approved to implement a new Bachelor of Music Therapy degree program.
Washington Adventist University (WAU) graduate Richard E. Matthews was recently honored by the NAACP at its 108th NAACP National Convention at The Baltimore Convention Center
WGTS 91.9’s team recently spent a Saturday in downtown Washington D.C. throwing a block party for the homeless men living in and near the Central Union Mission.
WGTS 91.9 listeners joined together to show support for the Capitol Police by signing a gigantic card created by the station that reads “The WGTS 91.9 Family is Praying for You.”
Once again WGTS 91.9 listeners showed their support by being a part of the station’s spring fundraiser. Over 3,300 listeners stepped up to contribute more than $1.1 million dollars to keep the listener-supported ministry running strong.
Washington Adventist University’s Music Department Chair, James Bingham, Ph.D., has announced that he is retiring at the end of this academic year. He began teaching in 1968, and has been chair of a music department in various schools for 39 years – 23 of those at Washington Adventist University (WAU).
Washington Adventist University (WAU) is mourning the death of James William Burns III, an alumnus, former coach of the gymnastics team and head of Physical Education.