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E&H Optometry Program Passes First Test Toward Accreditation

Emory … Henry College has received authorization from the Accreditation Council on Optometric Edu…cation …ACOE… to move forward in the process toward accreditation of what would be the first optometry
Emory & Henry College has received authorization from the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education to move forward in the process toward accreditation of what would be the first optometry school in Virginia. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/07/eh-optometry-program-passes-first-test-toward-accreditation/

KKK Marches and Flag Burnings are Subjects of an Emory & Henry Sponsored Broadcast on the Fourth of July Weekend

An E…H Professor says that many people actually object to some of the freedom of speech and pre…ss that we celebrate on Independence Day.  Professor of Mass Communications Dr. Teresa Kel
An E&H Professor says that many people actually object to some of the freedom of speech and press that we celebrate on Independence Day. Professor of Mass Communications Dr. Teresa Keller produced a documentary focusing on controversial free speech prote… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/06/kkk-marches-and-flag-burnings-are-subjects-emory-henry-sponsored-broadcast-fourth-july-weekend/

E&H Crosses Major Hurdle Toward Accreditation of DPT Program

The Emory … Henry College Doctor of Physical Therapy Program …DPT… has crossed a significant hurdle toward accreditation… improving the prospects for classes to begin in January at the College
The Emory & Henry College Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program has crossed a significant hurdle toward accreditation, improving the prospects for classes to begin in January at the College’s campus in Marion. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/06/eh-crosses-major-hurdle-toward-accreditation-dpt-program/

Emory & Henry College to Partner in Band Competition with Local Festival

Nearly 1…000 high school students will converge at Chilhowie High School on Saturday… Sept. 27… for the 62nd Annual Chilhowie Apple Festival Band Competition. These students will be
Nearly one thousand high school students will converge at Chilhowie High School at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27, for the 62nd Annual Chilhowie Apple Festival Band Competition. These students will be greeted by the Emory & Henry College Music Department, w… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/05/emory-henry-college-partner-band-competition-local-festival/

Emory & Henry College Commencement Ceremony to be Moved Indoors

Commencement ceremonies at Emory … Henry College have been moved indoors due to predicted inclement weather. The ceremony wi…ll begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday
Commencement ceremonies at Emory & Henry College have been moved indoors due to predicted inclement weather. The ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 10 in the King Center Gymnasium. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/05/emory-henry-college-commencement-ceremony-be-moved-indoors/

Students Present Research at Major Sociology Conference

Six Emory … Henry College students recently attended a major sociology conference… during which they presented research to faculty and students from colleges and universiti
Six Emory & Henry College students recently attended a major sociology conference, during which they presented research to faculty and students from colleges and universities throughout the south. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/04/students-present-research-major-sociology-conference/

Ruse leads to honor for High Point Elementary School principal

Story by Allie Robinson of the Bristol Herald Courier Sherry King …'88… stood behind the podium and convinced her students to settle down into their seats in the
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/

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 Compet
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/

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/2014/03/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/2014/03/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/2014/03/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. 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/

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. 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/

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/2014/03/scholarship-honors-service-joe-p-johnson/

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
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/

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. This year
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/

Virginia Private Colleges Announce Major Renewable Energy Initiative

Emory … Henry… Hollins… Lynchburg… Randolph… and Sweet Briar are partnering with Collegiate Clean Energy to convert methane emissions …from landfills into environmentally friendly energy for their institutions. Emory
Emory & Henry, Hollins, Lynchburg, Randolph, and Sweet Briar are partnering with Collegiate Clean Energy to convert methane emissions from landfills into environmentally friendly energy for their institutions. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/02/virginia-private-colleges-announce-major-renewable-energy-initiative/

Inclement Winter Weather: Closings & Delays

Closings … Delays Thursday… February 13… 2014 College Closing at 4…30 pm. Kelly Library will be closing at 4…00pm on due to weather. Friday… February 14
School closing early at 4:30 pm today (Feb. 13, 2013). Delayed opening (10 am) schedule for Feb. 14 due to winter weather. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/02/inclement-weather-school-closing-early/

E&H Signals Intention to Develop Optometry School

Click here to watch the entire announcement. Officials from Emory … Henry College and the Appalachian College of Optometry signed an agreement today signalin
Officials from Emory & Henry College and the Appalachian College of Optometry signed an agreement today signaling their intention to work together toward the development of a school of optometry in Grundy. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/01/eh-signals-intention-develop-optometry-school/

1984 E&H Grad Named Speaker of California House

Toni Atkins… a 1984 E…H graduate… has been elected to serve as speaker of the California General Assembly… continuing an upward political trajectory for a woman with a successful history of public
Toni Atkins, a 1984 E&H graduate, has been elected to serve as speaker of the California General Assembly, continuing an upward political trajectory for a woman with a successful history of public service inspired, in part, by her years at Emory & Henry. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2014/01/1984-eh-grad-named-speaker-california-house/

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