The newly constructed band building, located across from the Brooks Field House, features nearly 5,400 square feet of rehearsal space, as well as a storage area, restrooms, dressing rooms and office space.
With the creation of the Intermont Equestrian Retirement Barn at Exit 26 on the main campus, the equine athletes and teachers that have served the college so well can now live out their golden years on a farm near the college’s alumni house just off Interstate 81. The barn can house five to seven horses at any given time.
Eight new residence halls in total, including six apartment-style halls, and a community center will be added to two existing residence halls in an area known as The Village. The design and layout of the facilities, which provide 197-beds, will be a first for the college in its design and layout.
The college was one of 45 higher education institutions — and only one of two in Virginia — to receive one of 61 grants totaling $25 million. The college will use the nearly $300,000 grant to improve offender accountability, promote victim services and enhance prevention activities to make the campus safer for students.
Smart timing, cash management and college application strategies can mean thousands of dollars in extra financial aid. Changes in FAFSA® filing rules for 2017 allow students and their parents applying to college for the 2017-2018 academic year to find out the financial aid amount they qualify for much sooner than previous years.
As part of ongoing diversity and inclusion efforts at Emory & Henry College, a new Inclusion & Dialogue (I.D.) Center has opened on the central campus, marked by a ribbon cutting on Sept. 22. The opening of the center serves to highlight a number of measures that Emory & Henry is taking to enhance diversity, inclusion and equity.
s the sun set on the first full day of classes for the 2016-17 academic year, Dr. James M. Dawsey challenged the student body to strive for a life of service in a world full of challenges. Dawsey, who serves as the Wolfe chair and a professor of religious studies, spoke of “a time of place and consequences” as he delivered the 2016 academic convocation on the south lawn of Memorial Chapel.
Summer break might be coming to a close, but that does not mean the fun in the sun has to stop. Emory & Henry College has been selected by College Magazine as the home of one of the “13 Lucky Classes to Take and Still Get a Tan.”