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    Happy Thanksgiving from Emory & Henry College.
At this time of Thanksgiving, our grateful thoughts turn to you in appreciation for your generosity.
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  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/629-when-it-comes-to-regionalism-education-must-be-in" title="When It Comes to Regionalism, Education Must Be in the Conversation" aria-label="When It Comes to Regionalism, Education Must Be in the Conversation"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/113,0,1014,902/5809_6K5A2458.CR2.p.rev.1546982254.jpg" alt="Students engage on campus together." class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/113,0,1014,902/5809_6K5A2458.CR2.p.rev.1546982254.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/113,0,1014,902/5809_6K5A2458.CR2.p.rev.1546982254.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1353" data-max-h="902"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/629-when-it-comes-to-regionalism-education-must-be-in" title="When It Comes to Regionalism, Education Must Be in the Conversation" aria-label="When It Comes to Regionalism, Education Must Be in the Conversation">When It Comes to Regionalism, Education Must Be in the Conversation</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">Read the “Their View” opinion piece written by President Jake B. Schrum and published in the Bristol Herald Courier. <a href="/live/news/629-when-it-comes-to-regionalism-education-must-be-in" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="When It Comes to Regionalism, Education Must Be in the Conversation" aria-label="When It Comes to Regionalism, Education Must Be in the Conversation">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/806-jake-b-schrum-announced-as-2019-commencement" title="Jake B. Schrum Announced as 2019 Commencement Speaker" aria-label="Jake B. Schrum Announced as 2019 Commencement Speaker"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2133,3200/6150_Schrum-Jake_Emory--Henry-College.rev.1553956307.jpg" alt="Jake B. Schrum" class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2133,3200/6150_Schrum-Jake_Emory--Henry-College.rev.1553956307.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2133,3200/6150_Schrum-Jake_Emory--Henry-College.rev.1553956307.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2133" data-max-h="3200"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/806-jake-b-schrum-announced-as-2019-commencement" title="Jake B. Schrum Announced as 2019 Commencement Speaker" aria-label="Jake B. Schrum Announced as 2019 Commencement Speaker">Jake B. Schrum Announced as 2019 Commencement Speaker</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">The 21st president of Emory & Henry College, Jake B. Schrum, has been named as the 2019 <span class="il">Commencement</span> Speaker. The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 11 at 10 a.m. on the main campus in Emory, Va. <a href="/live/news/806-jake-b-schrum-announced-as-2019-commencement" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="Jake B. Schrum Announced as 2019 Commencement Speaker" aria-label="Jake B. Schrum Announced as 2019 Commencement Speaker">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1127-project-promise-comes-to-emory-henry-through" title="Project PROMISE Comes to Emory & Henry Through the Awarding of a Grant" aria-label="Project PROMISE Comes to Emory & Henry Through the Awarding of a Grant"><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="3200" 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" title="Project PROMISE Comes to Emory & Henry Through the Awarding of a Grant" aria-label="Project PROMISE Comes to Emory & Henry Through the Awarding of a Grant">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" title="Project PROMISE Comes to Emory & Henry Through the Awarding of a Grant" aria-label="Project PROMISE Comes to Emory & Henry Through the Awarding of a Grant">Keep reading</a></div></div>
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  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/955-eamph-climbs-in-the-us-news-world-report-best" title="E&H Climbs in the U.S. News & World Report, Best College Rankings" aria-label="E&H Climbs in the U.S. News & World Report, Best College Rankings"><img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/364,0,1732,1367/6834_Campus_graduates.rev.1568038341.jpg" alt="Graduates in front of the Patrick Henry statue." class="lw_image" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/364,0,1732,1367/6834_Campus_graduates.rev.1568038341.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/364,0,1732,1367/6834_Campus_graduates.rev.1568038341.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2048" data-max-h="1367"/></a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/955-eamph-climbs-in-the-us-news-world-report-best" title="E&H Climbs in the U.S. News & World Report, Best College Rankings" aria-label="E&H Climbs in the U.S. News & World Report, Best College Rankings">E&H Climbs in the U.S. News & World Report, Best College Rankings</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary">Emory & Henry College continues to be listed as a Top National Liberals Arts College in the United States by <em>U.S. News & World Report, Best Colleges</em>. Factors for the listing include graduation rate, alumni giving, academic reputation, class sizes and financial support. <a href="/live/news/955-eamph-climbs-in-the-us-news-world-report-best" class="link-with-arrow gold" title="E&H Climbs in the U.S. News & World Report, Best College Rankings" aria-label="E&H Climbs in the U.S. News & World Report, Best College Rankings">Keep reading</a></div></div>
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