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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/

Student Award Honors Early Washington County Settlers

A gift from an Emory … Henry College alumnus and his spouse has established an endowed award for outstanding stu…dents majoring in biology and chemistry at the institution. The Buchanan Memorial Endow
A gift from an Emory & Henry College alumnus and his spouse has established an endowed award for outstanding students majoring in biology and chemistry at the institution. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2015/12/student-award-honors-early-washington-county-settlers/

Pair of E&H Faculty Members Awarded Fellowships

The Appalachian College Association …ACA… has awarded two members of the Emory … Henry College faculty prestigious fellowships. Dr. Tal Stanley… chair of the college
The Appalachian College Association (ACA) has awarded two members of the Emory & Henry College faculty prestigious fellowships. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2015/12/pair-eh-faculty-members-awarded-fellowships/

Regional Partnership Provides Unique Artistic Opportunity

The first week of December will be a banner week for collaborations between the Appalachi…an Center for Civic Life… Washington County Public Schools and the Emory
A week of collaboration between the Appalachian Center for Civic Life, Washington County Public Schools and the Emory & Henry College Theatre Department will showcase original theatrical work. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2015/11/regional-partnership-provides-artistic-opportunity/

FAFSA Form Deadline Changing for 2016-17

Changes in FAFSA filing rules allow students applying to college for the 2017…2018 academic year to find out sooner the amount of aid for which they qualify. Previou
Smart timing, cash management and college application strategies can mean thousands of dollars in extra financial aid. Changes in FAFSA filing rules allow students applying to college for the 2017-2018 academic year to find out sooner the amount of aid fo… http://www.ehc.edu/news/2015/11/fafsa-form-deadline-changing-2016-17/

E&H President Signs Climate Commitment

Emory … Henry College President Jake Schrum recently joined other college and university presiden…ts and chancellors in signing an agreement to strengthen their commitment to battling clim
Emory & Henry College President Jake Schrum recently joined other college and university presidents and chancellors in signing an agreement to strengthen their commitment to battling climate change. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2015/11/eh-president-signs-climate-commitment/

Emory & Henry named as Top 25 Rural College in 2016 College Raptor rankings

A popular college matching platform… College Raptor… has named Emory … Henry College as one of the 25 Best Rural Colleges in the nation. Emory … Henry ranked 13th in the category devoted to colleges that are outside city limits yet pr
A popular college matching platform, College Raptor, has named Emory & Henry College as one of the 25 Best Rural Colleges in the nation. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2015/11/emory-henry-named-top-25-rural-college-2016-college-raptor-rankings/

Jackson Named Director of Occupational Therapy Program at E&H

Dr. John Jackson has been named founding chair and director of the Emory … Henry College…s developing Occupational Therapy Program… which is anticipated to begin in the fall of 2016 at the E
Dr. John Jackson has been named founding chair and director of the Emory & Henry College’s developing Occupational Therapy Program, which is anticipated to begin in the fall of 2016 at the E&H School of Health Sciences in Marion, Va. http://www.ehc.edu/news/2015/11/jackson-named-director-occupational-therapy-program-eh/