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E&H Acquires Former Smyth County Hospital for Marion Campus

Emory & Henry College announced today that it has taken possession of the former Smyth County Community Hospital with the intention of developing a school of health sciences at the E&H campus in Marion. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/eh-acquires-former-smyth-county-hospital-marion-campus/

E&H Grad Featured in Roanoke Times After Getting Joyful News

Lana Whited and Katherine Grimes have been in a committed relationship for over 25 years. They have four children and have been happy, chaotic, loving family for a long time. But when the news came that the Commonwealth of Virginia had decided to reverse … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/eh-grad-featured-roanoke-times-after-getting-joyful-news/

Reedy: E&H Education Leads to Lives of Significance

Emory & Henry prepares students with the skills to succeed as well as the desire to achieve lives of significance, according to Gary Reedy, the vice president for government affairs and policy for Johnson & Johnson and the keynote speaker Thursday during … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/reedy-eh-education-leads-lives-significance/

E&H Grad Wins Screenwriting Competition, Plans Trip to L.A.

Stephen Woodward (’08) will pursue his Hollywood dreams this summer after winning an international screenwriting competition. Woodward recently won the Write Movies International Screenwriting Competition #31 with his screenplay Crush. The competition, … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/eh-grad-wins-screenwriting-competition-plans-trip-l/

Determination and Hard Work Earn Tammy Sheets January Staff Award

Tammy Sheets has been called the heart and soul of the Centralized Student Assistance (CSA) office. Her hard work and dedication to Emory & Henry College has earned her the January Blue & Gold Staff Award. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/determination-and-hard-work-earn-tammy-sheets-january-staff-award/

E&H Alumni Enjoy Big Coaching Successes in 2013

2013 has been a big year for E&H alumni who are coaching their teams to state championships. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/eh-alumni-enjoy-big-coaching-successes-2013/

Three E&H Students Honored with Advertising Awards

The winning entries from E&H students were completed as part of Dr. Tracy Lauder’s advanced publication design class in the fall of 2013. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/three-eh-students-honored-advertising-awards/

First Women's Athletics Alumni Day

Emory & Henry hosted its first Women’s Athletics Alumni Day on Saturday, Feb. 15. Despite challenging winter weather, turn-out was great and response was off the charts. The day began with a panel of alumni who talked about their careers and explained how… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/first-womens-athletics-alumni-day/

Scholarship Honors Service of Joe P. Johnson

Emory & Henry College announced today the establishment of a scholarship for qualified E&H students who exemplify the qualities of service to others that have characterized life and career of former, longtime Virginia delegate Joe P. Johnson, Jr. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/scholarship-honors-service-joe-p-johnson/

Ruse leads to honor for High Point Elementary School principal

Sherry King ('88) stood behind the podium and convinced her students to settle down into their seats in the gym. She then turned the microphone over to Washington County Sheriff Fred Newman, who she believed was about to launch into a school safety speech… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/ruse-leads-honor-high-point-elementary-school-principal/

Persistence Pays Off for Olivia Bailey

Bailey has been selected to receive a coveted paid fellowship with the International Radio and Television Society Foundation (IRTS) where she will be working with CBS National News. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/persistence-pays-olivia-bailey/

On the Air

When Ethel Holder Preston (’66) read in the Emory & Henry Alumni Magazine that the College radio station was now expanded and broadcasting NPR, she was intrigued. Because, as fate would have it, after a long career in education, she finds herself working … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/air/

Emory & Henry College Staff Wins Two Addy Awards

For the second year in a row, members of the Emory & Henry College Public Relations Office were honored by the American Advertising Federation of Southwest Virginia Addy Awards. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/emory-henry-college-staff-wins-two-addy-awards/

The Big (Pimento) Cheese

If you need to know the proper grammatical usage for the word "grits" – look no farther than Emily Wallace, E&H Class of 2004. Emily studied creative writing and art at Emory & Henry, earned a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and earn… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/03/big-pimento-cheese/