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Fed president speaks at LC

Jeffery Lacker, president of the Fifth District Federal Reserve Bank in Richmond, spoke at LC Thursday morning.

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Success With a Capital S

Women's soccer defender and two-time All-American Rachel Sadowski '14 has achieved great success by any measure.

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Governor's School 2014

About 160 of the state’s top high school students will attend the 2014 Governor’s School for Math, Science, and Technology.

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Researchers invade Claytor Nature Study Center

Several graduate students have descended on LC’s Claytor Nature Study Center for research.

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Students visit from Saudi Arabia

A group of 12 students from Saudi Arabia are here for a week to learn about community engagement.

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Calvert receives Garren Leadership Award

Lee Ann Calvert ’98 MEd, ’14 EdD is the first recipient of the Dr. Kenneth R. Garren Leadership Award.

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Sports physics expert researches World Cup's Brazuca

Dr. John Eric Goff’s new research on the Brazuca soccer ball has made him one of the go-to experts for soccer's 2014 World Cup underway in Brazil.

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Daura’s landscapes and Looney Tunes

Exhibitions of Pierre Daura’s Virginia Landscapes and the animation art of Looney Tunes are in the Daura Gallery this summer.

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Predicting Tour de France 2014

Dr. John Eric Goff, professor of physics, is once again predicting the winning times for the Tour de France.

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Gill named State Player of the Year

Men's lacrosse defenseman Jon Gill was named Player of the Year by the VaSID.

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Time to SOAR 2014

The first Student Orientation and Registration session for first-years gets underway June 19-20.

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History graduate students on archaeological dig

Six students are spending part of their summer digging in the dirt at Historic Sandusky.

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Aging conference draws 400

The Beard Center's Annual Conference on Aging draws 400 participants.

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Fair trade policy lectures
5 p.m. Phi Beta Kappa Reception
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
4:30 p.m. History seminar
7 p.m. Daura Gallery lecture on WWI
Thursday, October 23, 2014
5:30 p.m. Graduate studies information session

LC in the News

Dr. Roger Jones is the Central Virginia Person of the Week.

Lance Secretan, the Gifford Lecturer, was featured in The News & Advance.

College Lake Dam is the subject of a public meeting at 7 p.m. Oct. 30. Learn more in The News & Advance and on WSET.

Bob Driskill explains what we do to keep our students safe: The News & Advance.

The Lynchburg College Community Health Clinic is up and running: The News & Advance, WDBJ-7, WSET.

Dr. Tom Shahady and two alumni help save a river in Costa Rica. Check this front-page story.

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