Making a Difference During These Challenging Times

The Global Scholars 2020 Virtual Gala
Saturday, August 22

During the Global Scholars Virtual Gala we…

  • Heard from Christian professors making a difference for Christ in the U.S., South America, Nigeria, and Europe
  • Met other professors, Global Scholars staff, board members, donors, and friends who believe the world will be changed through higher education
  • Enjoyed an inside glimpse of how Global Scholars will equip many more professors to influence thousands more students over the next three years
  • Had the opportunity to be part of equipping more Christian professors to be salt and light on campuses worldwide (if you are unable to attend, you may still make a Gala gift).

If you were not able to attend, you can watch the highlights here! Or, if you want to only watch parts of the Gala, jump to that section:

  • Welcome and Introduction (Dr. Dawn Clayton, Board Vice Chair) – 0:09
  • Opening Prayer (Dr. Ted Barnett, Board Member) – 1:00
  • A Word from the President – 2:00
  • How God is using Dr. and Mrs Jeremy Young in Columbia – 3:50
  • Poll Results–How Christian Professors Make a Difference – 8:50
  • Catching up with Dr. Danny McCain, Global Scholars’ Founder teaching in Nigeria – 10:50
  • How God is using Dr. Ken Elzinga in the lives of students at the University of Virginia – 13:12
  • Why Dr. Elzinga supports Global Scholars – 21:22
  • How to be a part of producing Lasting Change by a gift to Global Scholars (Dr. Jim Dunphy, Board Treasurer) – 29:30
  • Final Comments (Drs. Dawn Clayton and Stan Wallace) – 33:40