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Emory & Henry Named One of the Most Affordable Colleges in the South

Great Value Colleges ranked Emory & Henry 11th among the top schools in the South – and was ranked highest among Virginia schools -- with the "Best Affordability." Berea College in Kentucky finished first on the list, followed by Lee University in Clevela…

Teagle Foundation Awards $25,000 to E&H for Aristotle Center for Science in the Humanities

Emory & Henry College has been awarded a $25,000 planning grant from The Teagle Foundation in support of an effort to produce evidence-based pedagogical curricular innovations to bridge the gap between the sciences and the humanities in undergraduate educ…

National TV winner interviews Sen. Tim Kaine

Since the founding of the nation, presidents have gradually usurped the power to declare war from Congress, which has increasingly shown a desire to give up that power rather than make tough choices about war, according to Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, who spo…

Emory & Henry Ranked Top Virginia Liberal Arts College

For the second consecutive year, Washington Monthly has ranked Emory & Henry College as the top liberal arts institution in Virginia and placed it among the top 50 liberal arts schools nationwide.

E&H Trumpet Ensemble Among Elite Music Programs Chosen for Conference

The Emory & Henry College Trumpet Ensemble has been selected to perform at the 2014 International Trumpet Guild Conference, a prestigious event that attracts the best trumpet performers from colleges and universities in the United States and abroad.

E&H Announces New Program: ‘Intermont Equestrian at Emory & Henry College’

Emory & Henry College announced today that it is taking over the Virginia Intermont equestrian operation and facilities, which will now be known as Intermont Equestrian at Emory & Henry College.

President Recognizes E&H for Service, Engagement

Emory & Henry College has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with distinction by the Corporation for National and Community Service.

E&H Dramatically Cuts Summer School Tuition

The College will cut per-credit-hour tuition from $465 to $200. In addition, the College will add a third summer term from July 21 to Aug. 8.

E&H Receives Grant to Help Young People Called to Ministry

A $100,000 grant from the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry will support an Emory & Henry College program intended to help young people discern and follow their call to ministry.

Lane Receives Major VA Teaching Award

Dr. Michael Lane, an E&H professor of chemistry and a 2000 graduate of Stanford University, has been awarded the 2014 Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award, given annually by the State Council for Higher Education in Virginia.

Trumpet Ensemble Performs at International Trumpet Guild Conference

The Emory & Henry College Trumpet Ensemble recently performed at the 2014 International Trumpet Guild Conference in Valley Forge, Pa. to widespread acclaim.

Literary Societies Return to Debate Biggest Issues of the Day

It’s been nearly five decades since the verbal sparring of two rival Emory & Henry College debate societies has filled Byars Hall on the E&H campus, but the re-establishment of the Calliopean Literary Society has reignited the rivalry that once existed wi…

Persistence Pays Off for Olivia Bailey

Bailey has been selected to receive a coveted paid fellowship with the International Radio and Television Society Foundation (IRTS) where she will be working with CBS National News.

E&H to Launch First Marching Band in ODAC

Emory & Henry College will bring its colors and music to football games and other events beginning this fall when it launches the first marching band of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.

Morris: E&H Graduates Poised for Lives of Integrity

Emory & Henry College has equipped its graduates well with the tools to lead lives of integrity, according to the founder of the Church Health Center in Memphis, Tenn., the largest primary care health services provider of its kind in the nation.

EHC-TV Finds New Home on Comcast Channel 3

The new channel is expected to give EHC-TV, a production of the College’s Mass Communications Department, much greater visibility on the lower tier Channel 3, and will cover both Smyth County and Washington County, Virginia.

E&H Acquires Former Smyth County Hospital for Marion Campus

Emory & Henry College announced today that it has taken possession of the former Smyth County Community Hospital with the intention of developing a school of health sciences at the E&H campus in Marion.

Summer Campus Visitors Witness Progress on Arts Center

Visitors to the E&H campus this summer have been witness to the ongoing construction of the Woodrow W. McGlothlin Center for the Arts, which is expected to enhance the College’s reputation as a regional leader in the arts and arts education.

E&H Receives 2015 Community Engagement Classification

The Carnegie Foundation announced that Emory & Henry College will continue to be included in its Community Engagement Classification, joining a select group of institutions nationwide that have been recognized for exemplary practices of community engageme…