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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

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Pass/fail deadline
4:30 p.m. History seminar
Friday, September 19, 2014 to Sunday, September 21, 2014
Parents & Family Weekend
Parents and Family Weekend
Friday, September 19, 2014
7 p.m. Wind Symphony Concert: Aaron Copland

LC in the News

LC students help pull nearly 40 tires out of Blackwater Creek. Check this News & Advance story.

Dr. Gerald Prante weighs in on Medicaid in this News & Advance story.

Twenty-five students from Nigeria are attending LC. Check this News & Advance story.

Our Doctor of Physical Therapy students are teaming up with Special Olympics for an Autumn Classic.

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.

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