Since earning their MBA degrees at Lynchburg College, Ben and Brian Summers have helped their family archery equipment business excel and expand globally, despite economic downturns and a competitive business environment.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Virginia presented an award to the members of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity at Lynchburg College on Tuesday. Big Brothers Big Sisters, an organization that pairs young people with mentors and role models, is the philanthropic and service-learning partner of the national Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. But the Lynchburg […]
A pastoral leader recognized for his leadership and service, Dr. Boyd is a Lynchburg College graduate and a member of the Board of Trustees. “The privilege of serving Lynchburg College in this way is one that I cherish.”
Lynchburg College students are helping the urban farm Lynchburg Grows start a composting program. The public is invited to a composting workshop from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 6, at Lynchburg Grows.
A group of students and faculty at Lynchburg College recently published research that would help make student-athletes safer — and one student won a national research award in the process. Dr. Tom Bowman, a Lynchburg College athletic training professor, has worked with students for several years to study head impacts in college soccer and lacrosse. […]
A Lynchburg College professor and two students played a behind-the-scenes role in a new website that puts more government financial data in the hands of the people. Steve Ballmer, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers and former Microsoft CEO, launched USAFacts.org on Tuesday. The website turns mountains of government data on spending, taxes, and demographics […]
Inspired by her “technologically savvy” family, Emma Elliot, a senior computer science major, spent the last six months creating a unique virtual reality video game for her senior project. She was initially attracted to the idea of creating a video game of her own while in Lynchburg’s Game Programming class. “In the second semester of […]
Lynchburg College honored more than 100 students with academic awards for the 2016-2017 academic year. Photos can be seen below and downloaded on Flickr. School of Business and Economics Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key Miranda Melton Awarded annually by the International Fraternity of Delta Sigma Pi to the graduating student with the highest academic average […]
In 1966, Lynchburg College men’s track coach Aubrey Moon invited a woman to join his team. About a year later, that student broke a barrier for women around the world by officially entering and running the Boston Marathon — despite the event being closed to women. On Monday, Kathrine Switzer will celebrate the 50 year […]
Toy Ayers Eagle ’13 was halfway to a nursing degree when she transferred to Lynchburg College. But then criminology stole her heart. She signed up for one criminology class as an elective, but learning about the justice system, criminology theory, and high-profile court trials revived a longtime interest. “When I was younger I used to […]