Powell Resource Center


The Paul Adrian Powell, III Resource Center (PRC)

PRC open sign

The staff at the PRC are here to assist all Emory & Henry students in achieving their goals–personal, academic and professional. The PRC provides a comprehensive support system, based on students’ individual needs, to help them through their college experience and beyond.

The Powell Resource Center was established to provide a comprehensive support network dedicated to the growth and development of every student. A variety of services including academic success, counseling services, disability support and the Quantitative Literacy Center, are provided for students as they go through their college experience.

All services are free to Emory & Henry undergraduate and graduate students.

  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/845-who-was-paul-adrian-powell-iii">Who was Paul Adrian Powell, III?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">Paul was a student at Emory & Henry in the early 1990’s. He died tragically on May 2, 1991, in an accident on campus. The PRC was designated in Paul’s name by the Emory & Henry College Board of Trustees to honor his memory. <br/><br/>“Paul was a wonderful friend, kind by nature, engaging in personality, persistently cheerful and happy, with a sunny disposition that touched all who knew him.”<br/><br/>A plaque outside of the PRC honors Paul’s memory.</div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/657-where-is-the-prc-located">Where is the PRC located?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">We are located on the second floor of Wiley Hall, room 220.</div></aside>