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Wishing you and your family a healthy and happy Thanksgiving.

  • Happy Thanksgiving from Emory & Henry College.
At this time of Thanksgiving, our grateful thoughts turn to you in appreciation for your generosity.
Dr. John W. Wells

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  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/906-its-christmas-in-july-for-alumni"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/352,0,1720,1367/6624_mtav-small.rev.1564162350.jpg" alt="Alumni gather together in front of a poster discussing the life of Georgia Tann." class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/352,0,1720,1367/6624_mtav-small.rev.1564162350.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/352,0,1720,1367/6624_mtav-small.rev.1564162350.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1368" data-max-h="1367"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/906-its-christmas-in-july-for-alumni">It’s Christmas in July for Alumni!</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">More than a Vacation is an event Emory & Henry does every summer for our wonderful alumni. Now in its 26th year, the alumni gathered July 24-27 to learn and reconnect with each other and our campus. <a href="/live/news/906-its-christmas-in-july-for-alumni" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
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  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1127-project-promise-comes-to-emory-henry-through"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/96,0,2233,2136/7367_group2.rev.1579796171.jpg" alt="Student discuss topics during a breakout session during MLK Convocation." class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/96,0,2233,2136/7367_group2.rev.1579796171.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/96,0,2233,2136/7367_group2.rev.1579796171.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2137" data-max-h="2136"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1127-project-promise-comes-to-emory-henry-through">Project PROMISE Comes to Emory & Henry Through the Awarding of a Grant</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">The Arthur Vining Davis Foundation has awarded Emory & Henry College as one of seven Appalachian College Association (ACA) colleges with a grant to initiate Project PROMISE, a collaborative program to help college campuses identify their strengths and weaknesses regarding diversity and inclusion. <a href="/live/news/1127-project-promise-comes-to-emory-henry-through" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
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