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                                                                        Rachel G…iesy Chesser …'93… lives in Charleston
Julie Booher (E&H '07) and Rachel Giesy Chesser (E&H '93) met for purely professional reasons, but it didn't take long to discover they had Emory & Henry in common. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/04/small-eh-world/

Thomas Family Scholarship Established

With a gift of …50…000.00… Ed …E…H …53… and June Thomas established The Thomas Family Endowed Scholarship at Emory … Henry College in 2016. The scholarship recognizes three Thomas brothers
Ed and June Thomas have recently started a scholarship fund that will benefit students with financial need while also honoring three Thomas brothers who graduated from Emory & Henry. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/04/thomas-family-scholarship-established/

2016 Benefactors Luncheon Gets New Look

Annually… Emory … Henry holds a luncheon that honors friends of the College who represent endowed funds tha…t offer support to students. The Benefactors Luncheon will celebrate its 30th anniversary
It was the 29th Annual Benefactors Luncheon, but the event seemed brand new this year. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/04/2016-benefactors-luncheon-gets-new-look/

Education Graduates Support Excellence in Education Scholarship

Graduates of the Emory … Henry College teacher preparation program have established a scholarship for future stude…nts of the program. The Excellence in Education Scholarship was initiated in 2004 by Je
Graduates of the Emory & Henry College teacher preparation program have established a scholarship for future students of the program. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/04/education-graduates-support-excellence-education-scholarship/

Kadie Britt Is Making Big Strides with A Tiny Bug

When Kadie Britt …E…H …13… tells people she…s studying entomology… she gets mixed reactions. …I know they think I…m at home alone playing with cockroaches… but I promise I
Kadie Britt (E&H '13) is making entomology the coolest thing on six feet. Read more to learn about the work she's doing with the problematic kudzu bug. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/04/kadie-britt-eh-13/

Cat Richardson ('13): Peace Corps Volunteer

After two years in Moldova working with the Peace Corps… Cat Richardson talks like a woman who has gained wisdom from her experience. …I don't think I'm out here saving the world
Cat Richardson ('13) says the Peace Corps will "push you so far out of your comfort zone you'll forget you had one!" This young grad has taken full advantage of her adventure in Moldova. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/04/cat-richardson-13-peace-corps-volunteer/

E&H Alumni Association Honors Five

The Emory … Henry College Alumni Association recently recognized four of E…H graduates and one professor for their distinctive service to the college… their careers and their communities. Pictured above are Dr. Laura Hainsworth
The Emory & Henry College Alumni Association recently recognized four of E&H graduates and one professor for their distinctive service to the college, their careers and their communities. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/04/eh-alumni-association-honors-five/

There is More to Larry Parrish ('85)

Larry Parrish …E…H …85… doesn…t live his life like other people. For starters… he was 32 years old when he came to Emory … Henry to start college in 1982. He was a Vietnam vet who already had work experience in t
Black belt in karate, Patriot Guard Rider, Actor, Stunt Man -- oh, and financial advisor. There's more to Larry Parrish ('85) than his business card. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/02/there-more-larry-parrish/

Adam Parks ('06) Is an Author

Adam says his peers will be surprised to hear his name in the same sentence with …author…...but once you've been published numerous times… it is a title you have to accept. Adam has a blog called
Adam Parks is seeing some great success lately in a field that surprises him. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/02/adam-parks-06-author/

End of an Era

Sue Thompson Hubble …E…H …69… just retired from a life of service to the United Methodist Church. On January 31… she was embraced by the congregation at Dublin United Methodist Church for almost 40 year
Sue Thompson Hubble (E&H '69) retires from a career of serving the United Methodist Church -- and all the people beneath the steeple. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/02/end-era/

Better Call T-Bone

If you live in or around Smyth or Washington County… Virginia… and you…ve gotten a ticket for a traffic violation… you may have found yourself sitting in front of Frank
T-Bone Lewis (E&H '59) is the man with a defensive driving plan. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/02/better-call-t-bone/

Virginia Becomes First State to Functionally End Homelessness for Veterans

  A recent headline made an amazing announcement… Virginia has become the first state in the nation to functionally end homelessness for Ve…terans. This news is not only great news for homeless Virginia vets
Pam Kestner (E&H '83) has been quietly leading as the Governor's Coordinating Council on Homelessness has made history. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/01/virginia-becomes-first-state-functionally-end-homelessness-vets/

Reunited!

Greg Lowe …left… E…H …75… got together with his E…H college roommate recently. That may not be a big deal to some old roomies…but Greg hadn…t seen David Cox since 1972. David had a low number during the draft
After 44 years, Greg Lowe ('72) and David Cox just had a great reunion. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/01/reunited/

A Man of Encouragement

Charlie Sult …E…H …50… doesn…t let the candles on his birthday cake snuff out his enthusiasm for encouraging students t…o pursue their education plans. At the age of 92
Charlie Sult (E&H '50) is a champion for education, and he uses his good heart to encourage young people to achieve their dreams and goals. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/01/compelled-help/

Hicks Converts Love of Soccer into Children's Book

After almost 20 years as a teacher… Joseph Hicks knows a thing or two about kids. And it…'s that knowledge that led him to write …Paige and Sophie… Soccer Twins
After almost 20 years as a teacher, Joseph Hicks knows a thing or two about kids. And it's that knowledge that led him to write "Paige and Sophie: Soccer Twins," a children's book about two soccer-playing sisters who are identical on the outside but very … http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2016/01/hicks-converts-love-soccer-childrens-book/

E&H Goes to Ireland

Three E…H students have spent the fall semester studying at Dublin City University… and in November… a group of E…H alumni… faculty… and staff members traveled to Ireland to visit them
In November, 19 E&H alumni, faculty, and staff headed to Ireland to tour the country and meet E&H students studying in Dublin. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2015/12/eh-goes-ireland/

Kerlin Finds the Right Chemistry

Kelly Mae Kerlin …E…H '14… has a new job working at the American Society of Clinical Oncology as their Program Assoc…iate for their annual meeting in Chicago. The meeting draws 37
Kelly Mae Kerlin (E&H '14) has secured a great job for using her Mass Communications degree. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2015/12/kerlin-finds-right-chemistry/

Day Trippin'

Ron Patterson …E…H '63… and Tom Corbin …W…M '65… have been very instrumental in securing historic designation for the community of Fairlin…gton… and now they have a website called
Ron Patterson (E&H '63) and Tom Corbin can help you plan a meaningful trip to visit the community around Arlington and DC. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2015/12/day-trippin/

Cleaning Up

Jo Marie Woodward Johnson been working for the past 5 years as a scientist and manager fo…r Washington River Protection Solutions …WRPS… at the U.S. Department of Energy
Jo Marie Woodward ('87) is working to clean up radiation and make the world a bit safer. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2015/12/cleaning/

Small World!

Courtney Williams Park is the librarian for the International School of Tanganyika in Tan…zania. She recently was having dinner in Barcelona… Spain… with a group of other international school librarians when the accent of one of the parti
Emory & Henry may be a small school, but alumni show up all over the world...including at random meetings in Spain. http://www.ehc.edu/alumni-and-friends/alumni-news/2015/12/small-world/

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