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Helms and Morgan: A Tale of Two Towns

  In a world where politics can seem like a jungle of partisan wrangling and unreal…ized plans… it is a wonder that people continue to step into the arena to serve. But good leaders con
In a world where politics can seem like a jungle of partisan wrangling and unrealized plans, it is a wonder that people continue to step into the arena to serve. But good leaders continue to lead, and continue to want to make a difference in their communi… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/helms-and-morgan-tale-two-towns/

Betsy Rosenbaum has seen the world turn

When Betsy Meyerhoff Rosenbaum graduated from Emory … Henry in 1976 there was one thing she knew… she did NOT want to work inside. She was on track for a career in coaching and teachin
When Betsy Meyerhoff Rosenbaum graduated from Emory & Henry in 1976 there was one thing she knew: she did NOT want to work inside. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/betsy-rosenbaum-has-seen-world-turn/

Alumnus gets top coaching honors...and a trophy!

Mike Young… E…H '86… was a standout basketball player during his tenure at Emory … Henry… but he is really making his mark as a coach. Mike is the head basketball coach at Wofford
Mike Young, E&H '86, was a standout basketball player during his tenure at Emory & Henry, but he is really making his mark as a coach. Mike is the head basketball coach at Wofford University in Spartanburg, SC, and his team just beat Appalachian State to … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/alumnus-gets-top-coaching-honorsand-trophy/

Once Upon a Needle

Arielle Sprinkle Brents (’04) recently attended Dragon*Con in a handmade costume that was so gorgeous that Ralph Sbarge insisted on having HIS picture made with HER! http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/once-upon-needle/

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 NP…R… she was intrigued. Because
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/2014/04/air/

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.  Amy Vaughn Reed …94… just took the Gate City High School volleyball team to its fifth state championship this
2013 has been a big year for E&H alumni who are coaching their teams to state championships. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/eh-alumni-enjoy-big-coaching-successes-2013/

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
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/2014/04/big-pimento-cheese/

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
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. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/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 a
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/2014/04/scholarship-honors-service-joe-p-johnson/

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 h
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. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/eh-grad-featured-roanoke-times-after-getting-joyful-news/

A Different Type of Toy Story

Much like the movie Toy Story… this is a story of friends.  Justin Wilson …08… is proud of his friend Adam Taylor …08… and he wants people to know the story of his journey.  But now Justin is putting his frie
Much like the movie Toy Story, this is a story of friends. Justin Wilson (’08) is proud of his friend Adam Taylor (’08), and he wants people to know the story of his journey. But now Justin is putting his friendship where his heart is….and he has embark… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/different-type-toy-story/

Alum Opens Free Medical Clinic

Dr. Henry Wayne Poore… class of 1953… has recently opened a free clinic in Flagstaff… Ariz. for neighbors who can…t afford… but desperately need… good health care.  Dr. Poore isn
Dr. Henry Wayne Poore, class of 1953, has recently opened a free clinic in Flagstaff, Ariz. for neighbors who can’t afford, but desperately need, good health care. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/alum-opens-free-medical-clinic/

Graduate Directs Atlanta Television Station to Emmy Gold

An Emory … Henry mass communications graduate was recently honored with an Emmy Award for his outsta…nding efforts in live sports coverage. Tyrone Bachman
An Emory & Henry mass communications graduate was recently honored with an Emmy Award for his outstanding efforts in live sports coverage. Tyrone Bachman, E&H class of 1998, and WXIA 11Alive received an Emmy award for Best Live Sports Show. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/graduate-directs-atlanta-television-station-emmy-gold/

Full of Brains

People often joke that busy college days will …eat your brain….and they might be right. Or it might just be that college gives us too much time to consi
People often joke that busy college days will “eat your brain”….and they might be right. Or it might just be that college gives us too much time to consider eating other brains, because some E&H grads are gaining considerable notoriety right now eating br… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/full-brains/

John Allman, Private Eye

John Allman investigative journalist is now… John Allman....Private Eye. In 2009 John Allman …'92… left his job as a journalist with The Tampa Tribune. This is no small concession when you
John Allman investigative journalist is now, John Allman....Private Eye. In 2009 John Allman ('92) left his job as a journalist with The Tampa Tribune. This is no small concession when you consider that some of his work there had been nominated for a Puli… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/john-allman-private-eye/

Lessons Learned in MCOL Program Pay Off

There was little calm after F…3 tornados tore through Washington County on April 27 and 28. County officials quickly rea…lized that they would need to set
There was little calm after F-3 tornados tore through Washington County on April 27 and 28. County officials quickly realized that they would need to set-up a volunteer reception center to handle the influx of people wanting to help neighbors and friends,… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/lessons-learned-mcol-program-pay/

Blackburn Helps Visitors Get to the Heart of what Southwest Virginia has to Offer

If you want to travel …round the mountain you really should start at Heartwood.  Or at least… that…s the hope if Diana Blackburn has anything to do with it. Blackburn
If you want to travel ‘round the mountain you really should start at Heartwood. Or at least, that’s the hope if Diana Blackburn has anything to do with it. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/blackburn-helps-visitors-get-heart-what-southwest-virginia-has-offer/

Thomas Has Special Seat to American History

Wouldn…t it be amazing to have a bird…s eye view when the biggest news in the world is going down…  Robby Thomas …01… had just such a view recently as he was sitting ringside for the capture of Osama Bin Lad
Wouldn’t it be amazing to have a bird’s eye view when the biggest news in the world is going down? Robby Thomas (’01) had just such a view recently as he was sitting ringside for the capture of Osama Bin Laden. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/thomas-has-special-seat-american-history/

Royal Reunion

Debbie Robinson's Facebook status sums up the event perfectly…         …Gas for trip to Emory … Henry College … …3.99 per gallon…     Overnight at Blakemore House
Debbie (E&H ’80) drove to Emory from Cambridge, Ohio. Eve Solomon (’80) drove in from Charlottesville, Virginia. And Susan Taylor Leathers (’81) travelled from Brentwood, Tennessee. The three spent the night at Emory & Henry’s guest house, The Blakemore… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/royal-reunion/

Phillips Receives Top Teaching Award from McGlothlin Foundation

In the spring of 2000… Liz Phillips …E…H Class of 2003 and 2006… found herself on the campus of Emory … Henry College searching for the office of Dr. Bob Raines. Several years earlier
In the spring of 2000, Liz Phillips (E&H Class of 2003 and 2006) found herself on the campus of Emory & Henry College searching for the office of Dr. Bob Raines. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/phillips-receives-top-teaching-award-mcglothlin-foundation/

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