Happy Holidays!

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Season’s Greetings from Emory & Henry College!

  • Season's Greetings from Emory & Henry College.
During this time of reflection, we pause to cherish the relationships and connections that mean so much to us. We wish you the merriest of holidays and a blessed New Year.
From President John W. Wells
and the faculty and staff
at Emory & Henry College 

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