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Second Annual Juneteenth Freedom Festival at Emory & Henry College to Feature Gospel Sensations and Free Family-Friendly Activities on Campus
Emory & Henry College, in collaboration with the Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging, Middle Fork Records, and the Appalachian Peace Education Center, is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated second annual Juneteenth Festival, a vibrant celebration of freedom, culture, and community.
Robert (Rob) Parker, Jr. has been named as the Vice President for Advancement at Emory & Henry College. Parker brings more than 20 years of successful experience in higher education fundraising for the liberal arts and sciences, including 14 years in executive leadership roles at both private and public institutions.
Emory & Henry College School of Health Sciences is launching a new Master of Science in Addiction Counseling Program in the fall of 2023. The online program is a 60-credit, 24-month program, consisting of six consecutive semesters. The master’s degree program prepares addiction counselors for a rewarding profession that emphasizes the prevention of emotional and mental health concerns, early intervention when problems are identified, and client empowerment. The program will be housed in the Department of Clinical Mental Health Counseling alongside the 60-credit Clinical Mental Health Counseling master’s degree.
Food Country USA Named Exclusive Title Sponsor of Broadcasts for Emory & Henry College Basketball and Football
Broadcasts of Emory & Henry College basketball and football will be exclusively sponsored by Food Country USA on WEHC/WISE FM, College and Food Country officials announced today. This sponsorship will carry over to Emory & Henry’s video streaming partnership with FloSports on GoWasps.com as the official streaming service of the South Atlantic Conference.
The 175th commencement ceremony for the Emory & Henry College graduating class of 2023 was held at Fred Selfe Stadium on the Emory campus, Saturday, May 6 at 10 a.m. More than 230 graduates walked across the stage and received their diplomas with supportive family, friends and faculty cheering them on.
Roots are important in Appalachia. Thanks to a generous gift of $200,000 from The Judith S. and James D. Moore, Jr. Endowment for Appalachian Studies, students at Emory & Henry College can dig a little deeper into the culture of the region where the college has been located since 1836.
Emory & Henry College is pleased to announce the conferral of a posthumous honorary Doctorate of Divinity degree to Squire Miller Henry at the 2023 commencement on May 6, 2023.