Charles Harrington

c harrington 192x288I first “heard” the Gospel in graduate school. I was born and raised in a Catholic home, but never really understood what it meant. As an undergraduate, I majored in Philosophy and Mathematics. I studied the world “religions,” looking for something to soothe my desire to know the “Big Why.” Since surrenduring my live to Christ, I have a desire to know and do His will for my life.

My life

  • Friends describe me
    As funny; the master of worthless trivia; responsible; accountable; dependable.
  • Hobbies
    I have many hobbies. I like to play guitar. I like most musical genres, but I have never been able to figure out Polka. I like the outdoors, hunting, fishing, hiking, and spending time with my family.
  • Fantasy dinner guests
    The Apostle Luke, Abraham Lincoln, Crazy Horse, Bob Dylan (I'll be seeing Jesus sooner or later).
  • In college I drove
    Honda Shadow 750.
  • Worst school subject
    Chemistry
  • College for undergrad degree
    Ohio University
  • Best advice I ever got
    "If it's hot, put it down" - my mother.
  • Favorite books
    The Bible, Brave New World, Atlas Shrugged, Human Destiny.
  • Favorite movies
    The Last Samurai, The Way, Mrs. Brown, Lincoln.
  • Favorite city
    Rowland North Carolina, Athens Oho (tie)
  • Favorite coffee
    Hot
  • Nobody knows I
    used to sing Opera.
  • If I were not a professor, I would
    be working in the Missions field somewhere
  • Latest accomplishment
    I would rather not say. Proverbs 11:2 "When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom"
  • Current research
    I am currently researching the importance of culturally relevant strategies to support American Indian entreprenuers, and developing an epidemiological model in an attempt to more fully understand student departure from college.
  • Quote

    "Life is what happens when you are busy making other plans" - John Lennon

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