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LC student takes district ADDY award

Katherine Zvara, a junior graphic design major, won gold in the District 3 American Advertising Awards.

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Perry Payne Millner ’86 named 2014 commencement speaker

Perry Payne Millner '86, executive director of the Virginia Theatre Association, will be the 2014 commencement speaker.

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Rev. Rebecca Hale named baccalaureate speaker

Rev. Rebecca Hale, vice president at the National Benevolent Association, will speak at baccalaureate.

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Senior art exhibit at Daura Gallery

The 2014 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition will be in the Daura Gallery through May 16.

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Men's track takes ODAC

The men's track and field team won the ODAC championship for its sixth consecutive outdoor title.

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Broadway Baby

As graduation nears, Sierra Spicer '14 is paying tribute to Renaissance Theatre.

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Dance and music for Westover Weekend

A weekend of dance and music awaits members of the Westover Alumni Society and the Lynchburg community.

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Rwandan genocide topic of Holocaust talk

Dr. Theogene Rudasingwa, former Rwandan ambassador to the US, will speak on Wednesday.

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Bronze in snowboarding

Chandler “CC” Peddle ’17 earned a bronze medal at the USA Snowboard Association Nationals.

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Earth Day 2014 brings clean energy to LC

The College has switched to 100 percent renewable electricity using methane gas from landfills.

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SOBE climbs to No. 10 in nation

The School of Business and Economics ranks 10th in the nation in "Leadership Excellence" magazine.

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President Garren honored by Roanoke College

President Kenneth R. Garren received the Roanoke College Medal Friday.

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LC Choral Union to perform "Penitential Hymns"

The LC Choral Union will present a spring concert, “Penitential Hymns,” Saturday, April 19, at 7:30 p.m.

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Relay for Life 2014

LC's 11th Annual Relay for Life raises $22,000 for the American Cancer Society.

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English professor publishes first novel

Dr. Laura Long's first novel, "Out of Peel Tree," has been published by West Virginia University Press.

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LC takes four awards at Model UN 2014

LC students won four awards at the National Model United Nations 2014 in New York City March 30-April 3.

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Upcoming Events

Friday, July 25, 2014
1 p.m. Get Acquainted Day: July 25
Monday, July 28, 2014 to Saturday, August 2, 2014
Virginia Private College Week
Friday, August 8, 2014
1 p.m. Get Acquainted Day: August 8
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
4:30 p.m. Graduate studies information session
Thursday, August 21, 2014
First Day of Class

LC in the News

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