2020: A Year in Review

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Emory & Henry College faculty, staff, students and alumni have experienced an amazing year! Here’s a peek at what makes E&H an exceptional place to learn, serve and make a difference.

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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"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/96,0,2233,2136/7367_group2.rev.1579796171.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/96,0,2233,2136/7367_group2.rev.1579796171.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/96,0,2233,2136/7367_group2.rev.1579796171.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" 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"/> <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." 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" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </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>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/870-pride-at-emory-henry-college-celebrating-the"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/6489_IMG_2782.rev.1561130288.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/6489_IMG_2782.rev.1561130288.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/6489_IMG_2782.rev.1561130288.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/6489_IMG_2782.rev.1561130288.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/6489_IMG_2782.rev.1561130288.JPG 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/6489_IMG_2782.rev.1561130288.JPG" alt="Students, faculty and staff at the TriPride Parade in Johnson City, Tenn." width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/6489_IMG_2782.rev.1561130288.JPG 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1080,1080/6489_IMG_2782.rev.1561130288.JPG 3x" data-max-w="1080" data-max-h="1080" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/870-pride-at-emory-henry-college-celebrating-the">Pride at Emory & Henry College: Celebrating the LGBTQ+ Community</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> June is Pride Month at Emory & Henry College! Travis Proffitt and the Inclusion & Dialogue Center have been working hard to provide a safe and inclusive environment on campus for all students.  <a href="/live/news/870-pride-at-emory-henry-college-celebrating-the" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/664-culture-compassion-shannon-releases-book-on"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/620,0,2963,2343/5919_Matt_Shannon.rev.1549035906.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/620,0,2963,2343/5919_Matt_Shannon.rev.1549035906.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/620,0,2963,2343/5919_Matt_Shannon.rev.1549035906.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/620,0,2963,2343/5919_Matt_Shannon.rev.1549035906.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/620,0,2963,2343/5919_Matt_Shannon.rev.1549035906.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/620,0,2963,2343/5919_Matt_Shannon.rev.1549035906.jpg" alt="Matthew Shannon" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/620,0,2963,2343/5919_Matt_Shannon.rev.1549035906.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/620,0,2963,2343/5919_Matt_Shannon.rev.1549035906.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2343" data-max-h="2343" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/664-culture-compassion-shannon-releases-book-on">Culture & Compassion: Shannon Releases Book on International Education</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> Assistant Professor of History, Matthew Shannon, has released his new book that highlights the relationship that Cold War-Era Iranian students had with the U.S. education system and how it affected their world view. <a href="/live/news/664-culture-compassion-shannon-releases-book-on" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/840-eamph-partners-with-washington-county-public"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2136/6370_Teachers_for_Tomorrow_Signing-7.rev.1558443267.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2136/6370_Teachers_for_Tomorrow_Signing-7.rev.1558443267.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2136/6370_Teachers_for_Tomorrow_Signing-7.rev.1558443267.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2136/6370_Teachers_for_Tomorrow_Signing-7.rev.1558443267.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2136/6370_Teachers_for_Tomorrow_Signing-7.rev.1558443267.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2136/6370_Teachers_for_Tomorrow_Signing-7.rev.1558443267.jpg" alt="President Jake Schrum, left, and Assistant Superintendent Dr. Jeff Noe sign the agreement for the..." width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2136/6370_Teachers_for_Tomorrow_Signing-7.rev.1558443267.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,3200,2136/6370_Teachers_for_Tomorrow_Signing-7.rev.1558443267.jpg 3x" data-max-w="3200" data-max-h="2136" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/840-eamph-partners-with-washington-county-public">E&H Partners with Washington County Public Schools for Future Educators</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> Emory & Henry College has partnered with Washington County Public School’s Teachers For Tomorrow program. High school students who are a part of the program will receive benefits from Emory & Henry because of the new agreement. <a href="/live/news/840-eamph-partners-with-washington-county-public" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/811-mungai-represents-eamph-at-the-united-nations"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1536/6345_59192846_384968092229857_9078729890651439104_n.rev.1556902347.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1536/6345_59192846_384968092229857_9078729890651439104_n.rev.1556902347.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1536/6345_59192846_384968092229857_9078729890651439104_n.rev.1556902347.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1536/6345_59192846_384968092229857_9078729890651439104_n.rev.1556902347.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1536/6345_59192846_384968092229857_9078729890651439104_n.rev.1556902347.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1536/6345_59192846_384968092229857_9078729890651439104_n.rev.1556902347.jpg" alt="Sam (middle) and his new co-workers" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1536/6345_59192846_384968092229857_9078729890651439104_n.rev.1556902347.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2048,1536/6345_59192846_384968092229857_9078729890651439104_n.rev.1556902347.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2048" data-max-h="1536" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/811-mungai-represents-eamph-at-the-united-nations">Mungai Represents E&H at the United Nations</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> Samuel Mungai has accepted a summer internship with the United Nations TV and Radio section in Geneva, Switzerland. His time at Emory & Henry has prepared him well for his internship. <a href="/live/news/811-mungai-represents-eamph-at-the-united-nations" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/988-grupp-gets-closer-to-the-heart"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,832,1024/6918_image.rev.1568952093.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,832,1024/6918_image.rev.1568952093.webp 2x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,832,1024/6918_image.rev.1568952093.jpg 2x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,832,1024/6918_image.rev.1568952093.jpg" alt="Erica Grupp and the echocardiograph she used." width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,832,1024/6918_image.rev.1568952093.jpg 2x" data-max-w="832" data-max-h="1024" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/988-grupp-gets-closer-to-the-heart">Grupp Gets Closer to the Heart</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> Erica Grupp has completed her internship with UVA Health System. Over the course of her internship, Erica used ultrasound waves to observe the human heart and identify potential problems. <a href="/live/news/988-grupp-gets-closer-to-the-heart" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/927-school-of-health-sciences-graduates-61-students"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1620,1080/6726_E_H-SHS-Commencement-2019-8.rev.1566225152.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1620,1080/6726_E_H-SHS-Commencement-2019-8.rev.1566225152.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1620,1080/6726_E_H-SHS-Commencement-2019-8.rev.1566225152.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1620,1080/6726_E_H-SHS-Commencement-2019-8.rev.1566225152.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1620,1080/6726_E_H-SHS-Commencement-2019-8.rev.1566225152.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1620,1080/6726_E_H-SHS-Commencement-2019-8.rev.1566225152.jpg" alt="Keynote speaker Professor Emeritus Ruth Ballweg MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1620,1080/6726_E_H-SHS-Commencement-2019-8.rev.1566225152.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,1620,1080/6726_E_H-SHS-Commencement-2019-8.rev.1566225152.jpg 3x" data-max-w="1620" data-max-h="1080" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/927-school-of-health-sciences-graduates-61-students">School of Health Sciences Graduates 61 Students</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> On Saturday, Aug. 17 in the Lincoln Theatre in Marion, Va., 61 SHS students graduated with a Masters of Physician Assistant Studies or a Doctorate of Physical Therapy. <a href="/live/news/927-school-of-health-sciences-graduates-61-students" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/1056-unveiling-for-semester-a-trail-experience-video"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/627,0,2758,2133/7150_D85_2048.rev.1573167462.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/627,0,2758,2133/7150_D85_2048.rev.1573167462.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/627,0,2758,2133/7150_D85_2048.rev.1573167462.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/627,0,2758,2133/7150_D85_2048.rev.1573167462.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/627,0,2758,2133/7150_D85_2048.rev.1573167462.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/627,0,2758,2133/7150_D85_2048.rev.1573167462.jpg" alt="Tilghman Moyer, Prof. Jim Harrison and Sadie Burton" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/627,0,2758,2133/7150_D85_2048.rev.1573167462.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/627,0,2758,2133/7150_D85_2048.rev.1573167462.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2131" data-max-h="2133" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/1056-unveiling-for-semester-a-trail-experience-video">Semester-A-Trail Experience Video Launched</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"><p> Emory & Henry College celebrates national Take a Hike Day on November 17 by unveiling new <a href="/outdoor-program/semester-atrail/">Semester-A-Trail</a> video celebrating the only college program to offer credit for thru-hiking in the U.S.</p><a href="/live/news/1056-unveiling-for-semester-a-trail-experience-video" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/765-announcement-for-emory-henry-community"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/4/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,683,681/6152_image.rev.1553962022.webp 1x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/4/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,683,681/6152_image.rev.1553962022.jpg 1x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/4/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,683,681/6152_image.rev.1553962022.jpg" alt="President Jake Schrum" width="345" height="225" data-max-w="683" data-max-h="681" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/765-announcement-for-emory-henry-community">Exciting News for Emory & Henry Community</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> President Jake B. Schrum’s plans to retire are accepted by the Board of Trustees, while the Board unanimously approves to promote Provost Dr. John W. Wells as its 22nd President. <a href="/live/news/765-announcement-for-emory-henry-community" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/665-professor-michael-lane-releases-groundbreaking"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/409,0,1411,1003/5918_Michael_Lane.rev.1549029248.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/409,0,1411,1003/5918_Michael_Lane.rev.1549029248.webp 2x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/409,0,1411,1003/5918_Michael_Lane.rev.1549029248.jpg 2x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/409,0,1411,1003/5918_Michael_Lane.rev.1549029248.jpg" alt="Michael Lane works with students in the chemistry lab." width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/409,0,1411,1003/5918_Michael_Lane.rev.1549029248.jpg 2x" data-max-w="1002" data-max-h="1003" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/665-professor-michael-lane-releases-groundbreaking">Professor Michael Lane Releases Groundbreaking Work</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> Professor of Chemistry, Michael Lane, has released a collaborative work on the strength of composite materials. <a href="/live/news/665-professor-michael-lane-releases-groundbreaking" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/955-eamph-climbs-in-the-us-news-world-report-best"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/364,0,1732,1367/6834_Campus_graduates.rev.1568038341.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/364,0,1732,1367/6834_Campus_graduates.rev.1568038341.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/364,0,1732,1367/6834_Campus_graduates.rev.1568038341.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" 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"/> <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." 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="1368" data-max-h="1367" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </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">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">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/614-eamph-graduates-first-masters-level-occupational"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/544,0,2681,2136/5765_SHS-OT-Commencement-18-11.rev.1545145074.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/544,0,2681,2136/5765_SHS-OT-Commencement-18-11.rev.1545145074.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/544,0,2681,2136/5765_SHS-OT-Commencement-18-11.rev.1545145074.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/544,0,2681,2136/5765_SHS-OT-Commencement-18-11.rev.1545145074.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/544,0,2681,2136/5765_SHS-OT-Commencement-18-11.rev.1545145074.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/544,0,2681,2136/5765_SHS-OT-Commencement-18-11.rev.1545145074.jpg" alt="Class of 2018 Master's of Occupational Therapy" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/544,0,2681,2136/5765_SHS-OT-Commencement-18-11.rev.1545145074.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/544,0,2681,2136/5765_SHS-OT-Commencement-18-11.rev.1545145074.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2137" data-max-h="2136" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/614-eamph-graduates-first-masters-level-occupational">E&H Graduates First Master’s-Level Occupational Therapy Class</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> The School of Health Sciences graduated its first class of students with a master’s degree in Occupational Therapy (MOT) at the Lincoln Theatre on Saturday, Dec. 15 in downtown Marion. <a href="/live/news/614-eamph-graduates-first-masters-level-occupational" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/774-new-chapter-from-barfield-teaches-the-courage-of"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/15/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2136,3199/4495_JP_Barfield.rev.1535726028.webp 1x, /live/image/scale/2x/gid/15/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2136,3199/4495_JP_Barfield.rev.1535726028.webp 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/15/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2136,3199/4495_JP_Barfield.rev.1535726028.webp 3x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/15/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2136,3199/4495_JP_Barfield.rev.1535726028.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/15/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2136,3199/4495_JP_Barfield.rev.1535726028.jpg 3x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/15/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2136,3199/4495_JP_Barfield.rev.1535726028.jpg" alt="JP Barfield" width="345" height="225" srcset="/live/image/scale/2x/gid/15/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2136,3199/4495_JP_Barfield.rev.1535726028.jpg 2x, /live/image/scale/3x/gid/15/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,2136,3199/4495_JP_Barfield.rev.1535726028.jpg 3x" data-max-w="2136" data-max-h="3199" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/774-new-chapter-from-barfield-teaches-the-courage-of">New Chapter from Barfield Teaches the Courage of Impairment</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> J.P. Barfield has worked on a collaborative textbook and written his own chapter on how to exercise while impaired physically. The textbook, <em>Clinical Exercise Physiology</em>, will be released globally and teach thousands of students. <a href="/live/news/774-new-chapter-from-barfield-teaches-the-courage-of" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="https://www.gowasps.com/sports/mbkb/2019-20/releases/20190429ofyoad"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,500,333/6322_0429-Thompson_hire.rev.1556637042.webp 1x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,500,333/6322_0429-Thompson_hire.rev.1556637042.jpg 1x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/0,0,500,333/6322_0429-Thompson_hire.rev.1556637042.jpg" alt="Ben Thompson" width="345" height="225" data-max-w="500" data-max-h="333" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="https://www.gowasps.com/sports/mbkb/2019-20/releases/20190429ofyoad">Ben Thompson Named Emory & Henry Head Men’s Basketball Coach</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"> Ben Thompson was formally introduced as head men’s basketball coach at Emory & Henry College by Director of Athletics Anne Crutchfield at a press conference on Bob Johnson Court inside the King Center. <em>“I am excited, humbled, and honored to return home to Southwest Virginia as the head men’s basketball coach at Emory & Henry College,”</em> said Thompson. <a href="https://www.gowasps.com/sports/mbkb/2019-20/releases/20190429ofyoad" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>
  • <div class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="https://www.gowasps.com/sports/equest/2018-19/releases/20190504nuo27t"><picture class="lw_image"> <source type="image/webp" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/73,0,406,333/6352_0504-Champions_IHSA.rev.1557163521.webp 1x"/> <source type="image/jpeg" srcset="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/73,0,406,333/6352_0504-Champions_IHSA.rev.1557163521.jpg 1x"/> <img src="/live/image/gid/83/width/345/height/225/crop/1/src_region/73,0,406,333/6352_0504-Champions_IHSA.rev.1557163521.jpg" alt="Intermont Equestrian IHSA Champions" width="345" height="225" data-max-w="333" data-max-h="333" loading="lazy"/> </picture> </a></span></div><div class="lw_widget_text"><h4 class="lw_news_headline"><a href="https://www.gowasps.com/sports/equest/2018-19/releases/20190504nuo27t">Intermont Equestrian wins IHSA Collegiate Cup</a></h4><div class="lw_news_summary"><a class="profileLink" href="https://www.facebook.com/IntermontEquestrian/?__tn__=KH-R&eid=ARDi52HBXYMCWQ-7PU7mh0df1A0mGS0nYgLxC1gsKvZIoj0oKG8VrySp7y2-FYu1j1lahPfqZ3KClFSJ&fref=mentions&__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARBo8MWpLuYcnNRxyBve5Ym0Cy1I_7xLgeKMkwmDcPhHN8IbY4aCkkmS-Lp115AzeohIO7Wz0nBo-gVOuQdyixbkzfDgGf7ygs9yxyLfRnUWxgj3gNjXCiw8jYORD86TTC9YYZzPTylDkuhNcIlk3eGxjUwkTnmEg2j8pIAdp9K2mi5SsjkJQhMrf7kjR_R46mzIn2ZnDS6t4OqxFsO_NGLa_OWj5W4qvjirc_FpdZrXJ7-sWNMOeoTiphY9zKazyj4Ff7mYhm5qMEwutUuqDhaYx_WFwPq96ZmmB-40dF2xA8diJJeCNJI8aoBlP8Ovf5Y6rjcTf3qTNj3NPLwGULLXELpy6q8DxD3iczQiuWmAhUN3jnCwM4zDZqUY2naCbGFfbB3dBCNuhZMKnfCD86rfTft50qf7FI_7N1jAoUPrower3qzCIzbUOpWKprmYCQ3Dfe3sRqKIuZ0btrOVqpXtCZl-esd5kLKvQFN7Vho" data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=608360515949933&extragetparams=%7B%22__tn__%22%3A%22%2CdKH-R-R%22%2C%22eid%22%3A%22ARDi52HBXYMCWQ-7PU7mh0df1A0mGS0nYgLxC1gsKvZIoj0oKG8VrySp7y2-FYu1j1lahPfqZ3KClFSJ%22%2C%22fref%22%3A%22mentions%22%7D" data-hovercard-prefer-more-content-show="1">Intermont Equestrian At Emory & Henry</a> earned its first <a class="profileLink" href="https://www.facebook.com/IHSAinc/?__tn__=KH-R&eid=ARAnMqxICn9nvYlsoq8CZKdrpbUKQsDvTLjsUhzGI_xFaziDM27OiuaJ-LSuwpl2UoQJiUnuz3z3kqhG&fref=mentions&__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARBo8MWpLuYcnNRxyBve5Ym0Cy1I_7xLgeKMkwmDcPhHN8IbY4aCkkmS-Lp115AzeohIO7Wz0nBo-gVOuQdyixbkzfDgGf7ygs9yxyLfRnUWxgj3gNjXCiw8jYORD86TTC9YYZzPTylDkuhNcIlk3eGxjUwkTnmEg2j8pIAdp9K2mi5SsjkJQhMrf7kjR_R46mzIn2ZnDS6t4OqxFsO_NGLa_OWj5W4qvjirc_FpdZrXJ7-sWNMOeoTiphY9zKazyj4Ff7mYhm5qMEwutUuqDhaYx_WFwPq96ZmmB-40dF2xA8diJJeCNJI8aoBlP8Ovf5Y6rjcTf3qTNj3NPLwGULLXELpy6q8DxD3iczQiuWmAhUN3jnCwM4zDZqUY2naCbGFfbB3dBCNuhZMKnfCD86rfTft50qf7FI_7N1jAoUPrower3qzCIzbUOpWKprmYCQ3Dfe3sRqKIuZ0btrOVqpXtCZl-esd5kLKvQFN7Vho" data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=80977467457&extragetparams=%7B%22__tn__%22%3A%22%2CdKH-R-R%22%2C%22eid%22%3A%22ARAnMqxICn9nvYlsoq8CZKdrpbUKQsDvTLjsUhzGI_xFaziDM27OiuaJ-LSuwpl2UoQJiUnuz3z3kqhG%22%2C%22fref%22%3A%22mentions%22%7D" data-hovercard-prefer-more-content-show="1">Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association</a> Collegiate Cup under E&H and fourth in program history on Saturday. This also lands the program their 21st national championship. <a href="https://www.gowasps.com/sports/equest/2018-19/releases/20190504nuo27t" class="link-with-arrow gold">Keep reading</a></div></div>