Show ‘Em Some Love

Posted by Tyler Segraves
Emory & Henry College students were surrounded in love and support by members of the faculty and staff in a “Tunnel of Love” created down a brick walkway today on the Emory campus.

“We wanted to show the students who are working hard and persevering through their classes, extracurricular commitments and activities how much they are loved and cared for by our staff.” said Travis Proffitt, Dean of Student Success. “It’s always nice to take a pause in our day to show appreciation and offer encouragement.”

Staff lined the brick walkway with posters, music, bubbles and cheers of affirmation as well candy treats and Valentine’s cards. Even “Gus” the College therapy dog got in on the action greeting students with lots of tail wagging.

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  • Students walk down the main path on campus greeted by support from faculty and staff.
We wanted to show the students who are working hard and persevering through their classes, extracurricular commitments and activities how much they are loved and cared for by our staff.—Travis Proffitt, Dean of Student Success

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