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$2,120 monthy—VeteranAid.org Veterans Benefit Scholarship

VeteranAid.org is pleased to announce its first annual Veterans Benefits Scholarship Vet…eranAid.org offers detailed information on a veterans… pension benefit called Aid and Attendance
VeteranAid.org offers detailed information on a veterans’ pension benefit called Aid and Attendance (A&A) that helps senior veterans pay for costs of care. If veterans or their spouses require assisted living care in a community or at home, VeteranAid.org… http://www.ehc.edu/admissions/cost-financial-aid/scholarships-grants/outside-scholarships/2120-monthyveteranaidorg-veterans-benefit-scholarship/

Dec. 30: Basketball Pre-Game in Ferrum

 The E…H women's basketball team will play Ferrum College on Friday… December 30 at 6 pm. Join us at the Ferrum Mercantile pre…game at 5 pm for dinner. We'll have some quick fast food and head over to the gym to cheer
Bring friends and fans for some pre-game fun before the E&H women's basketball team takes on Hollins. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/upcoming-events/dec-30-basketball-pre-game-ferrum/

Emory & Henry in “Hidden Figures”

…UPDATE… Alumni and Friends are headed to Hampton for a lecture by Margot Lee Shetterly on March 7… 2017. Register soon… …CCM…BASE_URL…alumni…and…friends…upcoming
If you're reading "Hidden Figures" by Margot Lee Shetterly, you will want to read this story of how Katherine Johnson overlaps with some great Emory & Henry alumni! (The movie opens Christmas Day...we'll have to see if our folks made the cut!) http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/12/eh-gets-nod-blockbuster-book-and-movie/

Mercer University Pharmacy Open House

Mercer University is inviting all pre…health professions students to attend their upcoming open house to get a closer look at th…e programs offered through their College of Pharmacy
Get a closer look at the programs offered through Mercer University's College of Pharmacy. http://www.ehc.edu/academics/programs/school-health-sciences/shs-programs/school-health-sciences-undgraduate-programs/pre-health/pre-health-events/mercer-university-pharmacy-open-house/

Charlie Sturgill: Protecting Nature

What would convince …65 grad Charlie Sturgill to report to Hungry Mother State Park …HMSP… before sunrise on a cold April morning to help count fish and birds and plants
Charlie Sturgill wants to protect our natural world -- and that means learning as much about it as possible. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/12/charlie-sturgill-protecting-nature/

Chris Whitt: A Man of Two Languages

It…s all Emory … Henry…s fault… says Chris Whitt …98…. …While I was a student… I participated in a teaching abroad program in Brazil that was offered by the college
Chris fell in love with Brazil while studying at Emory & Henry. Now, it is his home, and he's serving the community there. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/12/chris-whitt-man-two-languages/

Santa's Helper

Everyone needs a helper now and then. And this time of year… Santa needs all the help he can get.  Thank goodness he has someone like Alvin Crowder …E…H
Alvin Crowder (E&H '64) has retired from education but he is still wearing a suit to work...it just looks nothing like his old business suit! http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/12/santas-helper/

Organ Music is Alive and Well!

Brenda Graves Goslee …E…H …63… is living her childhood dream. …Organ was always my career path.  I cannot remember a time when I did not love organ music
Brenda Graves Goslee (E&H '63) has spent a lifetime perfecting her skills as a musician -- and training the next generation of organists. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/12/organ-music-alive-and-well/

The Nutcracker: Highlands Ballet Company

Kick off the joyous Christmas season with this holiday favorite that has charmed worldwid…e audiences for generations.  Travel with us as heroic Clara is whisked away to the Land o
Travel with us as heroic Clara is whisked away to the Land of Sweets by her Nutcracker Prince, but only after he and his soldiers take down the rotten Mouse King http://www.ehc.edu/mca/communityrentals/highlands-ballet-companys-nutcracker/

Summer Internships

Potential summer internship and research opportunities for student majoring in the health sciences, such as pre-health and pre-med college programs. http://www.ehc.edu/academics/programs/school-health-sciences/shs-programs/school-health-sciences-undgraduate-programs/pre-health/summer-research-internships/

Indian Health Service (IHS) Loan Repayment Program

For More Information About the IHS Loan Repayment Program For more information about t…he Indian Health Service Loan Repayment program… please see the following resources
Click here to learn about the federal Indian Health Service (IHS) Loan Repayment Program http://www.ehc.edu/academics/programs/school-health-sciences/shs-programs/school-health-sciences-graduate-programs/physician-assistant-pa/about-physician-assistants/indian-health-service-ihs-loan-repayment-program/

Dec. 3: Basketball Pregame Event in Ashland

The E…H Men's basketball team will play Randolph…Macon on Saturday… Dec. 3. Tip…off is at 2 pm on the Randolph…Macon campus. Join us pre…game at Trackside Grill in Ashland at 12
Tour an experimental brewery in Ashland, enjoy lunch with friends, and cheer on the E&H men's basketball team. Come to part...or the whole event! http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/upcoming-events/dec-3-eh-vs-randolph-macon-ashland/

Dec. 3: Annual Richmond Museum Event heads to Ashland!

The first Saturday in December has become a tradition for E…H friends to gather in Richmond and celebrate the wonderful museums in and around the city…. We've toured the Chihuly glass exhibit at the VMFA
That's right! Our annual December Richmond area event will take us to Ashland for a tour of a cool new experimental brewery! http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/upcoming-events/dec-3-annual-richmond-museum-event/

Area Lodging

Other Area Lodging Options… View in Google Maps The following hotels offer an E…H Visit Discount… Mention you…re visiting Emory … Henry College to receive the prices listed below Quality Inn
Find a comfortable place to stay while visiting Emory, Virginia. There’s many to choose from, including the historic Martha Washington Inn in Abingdon or a variety of established hotel chains that offer E&H parent discounts. http://www.ehc.edu/admissions/visit-eh/area-lodging/

Your Help is Needed to Save the Duck Pond

On Dec. 1… the Emory … Henry Advancement Office announced the launch of a fundraising effort to Save the Duck Po…nd… The work will require …600…000 in contributions to completely rebuild the pond basin while augmenting the Duck Pond w
On Dec. 1, the Emory & Henry Advancement Office announced the launch of a fundraising effort to Save the Duck Pond! The work will require $600,000 in contributions to completely rebuild the pond basin while augmenting the Duck Pond with a beautiful pavili… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/12/your-help-needed-save-duck-pond/

Scholarship Contest By Monder Law Group Guidelines

2016 Scholarship Contest By Monder Law Group Guidelines Write a 500 to 800 word essay a …topic of your choice within the criminal justice system. Publish the essay on your blog
Write a 500 to 800 word essay a topic of your choice within the criminal justice system. Publish the essay on your blog (you may create a blog for this purpose using any of the free blogging sites). Include the following text at the end of the blog post: … http://www.ehc.edu/admissions/cost-financial-aid/scholarships-grants/outside-scholarships/scholarship-contest-monder-law-group-guidelines/

$1,000—Zebra’s Virginia Tour Guide Scholarship

Zebra…s Virginia Tour Guide Scholarship The Zebra…s Virginia Tour Guide Scholarship is a video contest open to all students… which you can see the full details on here
The Zebra’s Virginia Tour Guide Scholarship is a video contest open to all students. The winning submission will be selected based on creativity in the content and presentation and the winner will be awarded $1,000. http://www.ehc.edu/admissions/cost-financial-aid/scholarships-grants/outside-scholarships/1000zebras-virginia-tour-guide-scholarship/