On February 7, the Virginia State Police brought a crime scene to life for criminology professor Dan Murphy’s Crime Scene Investigation class.
This winter, Lynchburg College Theatre students bring classic fairy tale characters to life with an innovative twist on the Stephen Sondheim musical Into the Woods. Performances will be held in Dillard Fine Arts Center Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, February 22 through 24, and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, February 25. Buy tickets […]
Lynchburg College is one of 26 institutions selected by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) to participate in the inaugural Diversity, Civility, and the Liberal Arts Institute, to be held in Atlanta, Georgia, on June 3–6, 2018. Lynchburg College will send a team including Dr. Sally Selden, vice president and dean for academic affairs; Dr. […]
Peter Davies ’08, Marc Jordan ’69, Jeff Eggeling ’09 and ’11, Caroline Metsch ’98, Richard Buthy ’70, and Marvin Argueta-Sol ’14 have been elected to the Alumni Association Board.
Nikky Finney, award-winning poet, author, and co-founder of The Affrilachian Poets, will give a Thornton reading, followed by a book signing, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, February 22, in Hall Campus Center’s Memorial Ballroom.
The Beard Center on Aging at Lynchburg College is hosting a conference aimed at protecting older adults from scams and financial exploitation. The event, “SAFE: A Conference on Scams and Financial Exploitation” will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, in Schewel Hall at Lynchburg College. The conference is for both older adults and those who serve that population.
Lynchburg College music education majors traveled to Richmond on Thursday, February 1, for Arts Advocacy Day. The annual event, sponsored by Virginians for the Arts, brings arts supporters from across Virginia together to meet with lawmakers about the importance of the arts to education, culture, and the economy of the Commonwealth.
Dr. Richard Burke recently fulfilled a longtime ambition of spending a semester living and teaching overseas. He has combined his interests in travel and teaching numerous times since he joined the Lynchburg College faculty in 1985, but none of his previous excursions extended more than a few weeks. In 2017, he received a competitive Fulbright […]
Lynchburg College’s annual Night at the Movies concert will bring audiences into the cockpit for a lesson on the history of aviation through film and music. The Wind Symphony and Orchestra and Community Big Band will present “Taming the Perilous Skies: The History of Aviation Through Music” at 7:30 p.m. on February 21, 22, and […]
Lynchburg College will observe Black History Month 2018 with several events including an appearance by civil rights activist Deray McKesson, a lecture by an official from a museum in Cape Town, South Africa, and an original play about Malcolm X.