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Emory & Henry Takes Home Advertising Awards

Emory … Henry College claimed a half…dozen advertising and marketing awards Saturday from the American Advertising Federation …AAF… of Southwest Virginia. Emory
Emory & Henry College claimed a half-dozen advertising and marketing awards Saturday from the American Advertising Federation of Southwest Virginia. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/03/emory-henry-takes-home-advertising-awards/

Student Art Work Now on Display at Abingdon Arts Depot

Emory … Henry College student artists are currently presenting their work INtersect 2016 at the A…rts Depot in Abingdon… Va. The show will be on display until March 26
Art students at Emory & Henry College create in a stimulating environment with nationally recognized studio artists and historians. The program is a combination of a liberal arts education with rigorous studio art practice, which provides students with an… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/03/intersect-2016-selected-student-works-art-department-emory-henry-college/

Students Score E&H High On Engagement Survey

Emory … Henry College students outpace students at other private schools in the southeastern Unit…ed States in rating their satisfaction with their institution. In a recent survey condu
In a recent survey conducted by the National Survey of Student Engagement, 92 percent of E&H first-year students said rated their overall experience at Emory & Henry as excellent or good. This compares to the 88 percent average rating by students at all o… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/02/students-score-eh-high-engagement-survey/

Ali Hillman Named Truman Scholar Finalist

An Emory … Henry College junior has been selected as a finalist for the Truman Scholarship… a prestigious student award that supports individuals committed to leadership
Hillman, a cross-cultural psychology major from Weston, Mass., is one of approximately 200 applicants from 130 institutions across the country to be named a finalist by the Truman Foundation. Faculty representatives at more than 400 institutions of higher… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/02/ali-hillman-named-truman-scholar-finalist/

Weather Updates

Closed … Main Campus … Marion Campus The College…s Main Campus in Emory… Va. and Marion… Va. Campus will be on a closed today… Monday… February 15… 2016. No classes today. Offices and Busy Bees closed. Due to continued snow and freezi
Get the latest information on school closings and delays due to unfavorable weather conditions. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/02/weather-updates/

Students Get Behind the Scenes Look at Virginia General Assembly

Emory … Henry College students were recently given a behind the scenes look at the Virginia Gener…al Assembly and the opportunity to lobby for their own public policy. The students are
The students are members of an Advocacy and Lobbying class taught by Emory & Henry Alumnus Beau Blevins, who is a lobbyist for the Virginia Association of Counties. The class studied format and function of both Virginia’s statewide and local governments, … http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/02/students-get-behind-scenes-look-virginia-general-assembly/

Helping Hand for Filling Out the FAFSA

Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid …FAFSA… can now be straightforward and easy thanks to our new video tutorial. Emory … Henry uses the FAFSA to determine your son or daughter
Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can now be straightforward and easy thanks to our new video tutorial. http://www.ehc.edu/family-visitors/parent-news/2016/02/helping-hand-filling-out-fafsa/

Opportunity for Faculty and Staff to Create a Ceramic Bowl for Hunger Relief Fundraiser

On Wednesday… February 24… faculty and staff are invited to create handmade ceramic bowls which will be sold as part… of an upcoming fundraiser to benefit Mary
On Wednesday, February 24, faculty and staff are invited to create handmade ceramic bowls which will be sold as part of an upcoming fundraiser to benefit Mary’s Lunch Box, a local initiative aimed at relieving hunger among our local school children. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/02/opportunity-faculty-and-staff-create-ceramic-bowl-hunger-relief-fundraiser/

McGlothin Center for the Arts Puts Out Call for Volunteers

The McGlothlin Center for the Arts at Emory … Henry College is seeking alumni and community volunteers to help regularly with the opera…tions of the facility. Volunteers would serve as gallery attendants during normal busin
The McGlothlin Center for the Arts at Emory & Henry College is seeking alumni and community volunteers to help regularly with the operations of the facility. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/02/mcglothin-center-arts-puts-out-call-volunteers/

Travis Proffitt Recognized as National Bonner Fellow by the Bonner Foundation

This year… Travis Proffitt… Associate Director of the Appalachian Center for Civic Life at Emory … Henry College… has been recognized as a National Bonner Fellow for the Corella
The fellowship seeks to leverage and support leadership for civic engagement and campus-community partnerships. Proffitt has already shared ideas and resources, including the model for the Civic Innovations Institute from Emory & Henry College, with the B… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/02/travis-proffitt-recognized-national-bonner-fellow-bonner-foundation/

Upgrade to College Network Aimed at Boosting Speed

Emory … Henry College has committed to providing improved WiFi access throughout the college with… a recently announced …1.2 million network replacement. The goal of the project is to provide students with the m
Emory & Henry College has committed to providing improved WiFi access throughout the college with a recently announced $1.2 million network replacement. The goal of the project is to provide students with the most robust, fastest network available for res… http://www.ehc.edu/family-visitors/parent-news/2016/02/upgrade-college-network-aimed-boosting-speed/

Take a Tour and Experience Emory & Henry College in Virtual Reality

In partnership with YouVisit… one of the world…s global leaders in virtual tours… Emory … Henry College has rolled out a cutting edge way for visitors to see the scenic beauty tha
In partnership with YouVisit, one of the world’s global leaders in virtual tours, Emory & Henry College has rolled out a cutting edge way for visitors to see the E&H campus. YouVisit's virtual reality tour helps visitors create an immersive experience tha… http://www.ehc.edu/family-visitors/parent-news/2016/02/take-tour-and-experience-emory-henry-college-virtual-reality/

Winter Weather Leaves Mother Nature Asking "Do You Want to Build a Snow Man?"

For students up and down the East Coast… the snow that piled up over late January translated into two most…beloved winter words … snow day… The day off from classes was filled with many timeless outdoor activities. It seemed l
A late January and early February storm translated into two most-beloved winter words – snow day! Find out how the college handles severe weather. http://www.ehc.edu/family-visitors/parent-news/2016/02/january-snow-leaves-mother-nature-asking-do-you-want-build-snow-man/

American Physical Therapy Association Honors Irion for Service

Dr. Glenn Irion of the Emory … Henry College School of Health Sciences has been selected to receive the James Dunleavy D…istinguished Service Award from the American Physical Therapy Association
Dr. Glenn Irion of the Emory & Henry College School of Health Sciences has been selected to receive the James Dunleavy Distinguished Service Award from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/02/american-physical-therapy-association-honors-irion-service/

After Thousands of Hours of Student Work, Five-year Project Nears Completion

After nearly five years of work… Emory … Henry College students are about to complete a major regional project focused on the hold…ings of the Wilderness Road Regional Museum in Newbern
Nearly 100 students logged thousands of hours organizing museum documents and records into an accessible physical and online database archive to preserve the history of Newbern, Pulaski County, and the region. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/01/after-thousands-hours-student-work-five-year-project-nears-completion/

Emory & Henry College Students to Debate “Ethics and Civic Responsibility”

Five students from Emory … Henry College will participate in The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges …VFIC… 17th annual statewide collegiate Wells Fargo Ethics Bowl on January 31
Five students from Emory & Henry College will participate in The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VFIC) 17th annual statewide collegiate Wells Fargo Ethics Bowl on January 31-February 1, 2016, on the campus of Hollins University in Roanoke, V… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/01/emory-and-henry-college-students-debate-ethics-and-civic-responsibility/

Technology Magazine Highlights E&H

Emory … Henry College was recently highlighted by Campus Technology magazine for its cutting edge… efforts to upgrade its WiFi systems in preparation for the latest in mobile technology. T
Emory & Henry College was recently highlighted by Campus Technology for its cutting edge efforts to upgrade its WiFi technology in preparation for the latest in mobile technology. The national publication quotes Lorraine Abraham, Emory & Henry's CIO and l… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/01/technology-magazine-highlights-eh/

Beans & Greens fundraiser to be held in Abingdon

Join us at The Jubilee House Thursday… Jan. 14 at 6…30 p.m. to support the Seed Savers Library. The Washington County Seed Saver Library ho…lds a …Beans and Greens
Join us at The Jubilee House Thursday, Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m. to support the Seed Savers Library. The Washington County Seed Saver Library holds a “Beans and Greens” fundraiser Thursday, Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m. The event is held at the Jubilee House in Abingdo… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/01/beans-greens-fundraiser-be-held-abingdon/

Emory & Henry College To Host Annual MLK Day Celebration

…Race and Mass Incarceration… will be the theme for Emory … Henry…s annual Martin Luther King… Jr. Day Celebration. The college community will join together during this pivotal moment
“Race and Mass Incarceration” will be the theme for Emory & Henry’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration. The college community will join together during this pivotal moment to address the problem of systematic oppression. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2016/01/emory-henry-college-host-annual-mlk-day-celebration/

Business Challenge Targets College Students

Emory … Henry students with an idea for a new business in Washington County are encouraged to par…ticipate in the third annual Washington County Business Challenge Contest. For this fir
Emory & Henry students with an idea for a new business in Washington County are encouraged to participate in the third annual Washington County Business Challenge Contest. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2015/12/business-challenge-targets-college-students/