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Vietnamese, Dutch scholars visit

Computer science professors from Vietnam and the Netherlands visited LC in late February.

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“How the Losers Love What’s Lost”

Patrick Ryan Frank, Spring 2014 Thornton Writer-in-Residence, will read from his work March 19.

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LC Theatre presents "Woyzeck"

"Woyzeck" is a dark play, but LC students hope it will help shine a light on Syria.

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English professor visits from China

Meihong Jiang, visiting professor from Foshan University in China, is thrilled to be in an English-speaking country.

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Nature as art

Nick Shelton’s love of wildlife and nature shows up in his artwork.

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Early learning makes a difference

Each Tuesday morning two- to five-year-olds rush through the door in Brewer Townhouse for play.

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James Robertson to speak on Civil War

Dr. James I. Robertson Jr. will speak on "The postwar lives of Civil War soldiers" on Feb. 25.

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Kallet to discuss poetry

Poet Marilyn Kallet will discuss her latest book and do a reading Feb. 24.

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Dr. Goff explains the physics of the Olympics

How can Olympic skaters and skiers do the impossible? Dr. John Eric Goff explains.

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Former mayor of Rochester to speak

William A. Johnson Jr., former mayor of Rochester, N.Y,, will speak on "The Resilience of the African American Male."

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A "Green" poetry reading

Leah Naomi Green will read from her nature poetry on Monday, Feb. 17.

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Civil rights and cultural memory

Dr. David Magill will speak on "Representing Civil Rights and the Politics of Cultural Memory" at 6 p.m. today.

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Upcoming Events

Friday, September 5, 2014
7 p.m. Faculty piano recital
Monday, September 8, 2014 to Monday, December 8, 2014
Daura Gallery exhibitions
Monday, September 8, 2014
12 p.m. Senior Symposium
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
4:30 p.m. Fall Organization Fair
4:30 p.m. Graduate studies information session

LC in the News

LC gets lots of coverage on its largest bequest ever: $5 million from Walter Ridgway Jr. '48: The News & Advance, WDBJ-7, WSET, WSLS, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Roanoke Times.

DPT professor Garry Gellert and students help a Paralympic canoeist prepare: The News & Advance.

Our new Physician Assistant program gets a $250,000 boost from Centra and lots of coverage: News & Advance, WDBJ-7, WSET, WSLS.

President Kenneth Garren is quoted prominently in this News & Advance story for his work to change a proposed college ranking system.

LC hosts Governor's School for Math, Science, and Technology each summer. Check this front-page story.

A study of the College Lake Dam is underway. Check out The News & Advance article and coverage on WDBJ-7.

Dr. Eric Goff was interviewed by The Chronicle of Higher Education on his cool academic job on NPR's Morning Edition about the Brazuca ball being used in the World Cup. He was also  quoted in The Wall Street Journal about early play in the World Cup and wrote a piece on the Brazuca soccer ball for Live Mint, a newspaper in New Delhi, India with an affiliation with The Wall Street Journal.

Dr. Clifton Potter reprises the Civil War Battle of Lynchburg on LC's campus in The News & Advance.

Charley Butcher warns parents about phone apps on WSET.

Dr. Brian Crim, associate professor of history, talks about the grim prospects in Iraq on WSET.

LC alumna Charlotte Arbogast '10 is the new dementia coordinator for the state and spoke at the Annual Conference on Aging. Check out The News & Advance.

Dr. Kim McCabe was quoted extensively in this page 1 story on human trafficking in The News & Advance.

Dr. Joe Turek is quoted in the June issue of Virginia Business magazine on the value of classroom education for MBA programs.

The Beard Center's Annual Conference on Aging draws 400 participants. Read about it in The News & Advance.

The 2014 Commencement is featured in The News & Advance.

The Annual Mini-Economy Regional Market Day is featured in The News & Advance.

A Play Group at LC to help preschoolers with developmental delays is featured in The News & Advance.

Thornton Writer-in-Residence Patrick Ryan Frank is featured in The News & Advance.

LC students raised $22,558 for St. Baldrick's. Check out coverage: WSET and The News & Advance.

President Kenneth Garren receives one of Lynchburg's Mayor's Awards of Excellence.

Nina Salmon is quoted in a New York Times story on Anne Spencer.

LC is among the first colleges in Virginia to get 100 percent renewable electricity: WVTF, WDBJ7, The News & Advance