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Harms Residence Hall to be dedicated

February 11, 2013

Categories: General News

Tabor College is proud to unveil the newest residence hall on campus. Harms Residence Hall will be officially dedicated on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at 11 a.m. The public is welcome to attend the dedication and ribbon cutting. The 16-unit residence hall is located at 502 E. B Street in Hillsboro, Kan.

Following the ceremony and ribbon cutting, guided tours of the facility will be available for the public.

In case of bad weather, the event will move to the chapel.

The building was made possible by generous donation of Dr. Wilmer Harms, M.D. to honor the memory of his late wife, Esther. Harms, a faithful supporter of Tabor College has given regularly of his time, treasure and talents to the school. He is the founding chairman of the board of the Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies, since its formation in 1975. He is also member emeriti of the Tabor College Board of Directors, serving on the board from 1978-1996. He has also authored five books, and is also a dedicated student of Mennonite history, leading many educational tours to Russia.