News

Interning with the Washington Capitals

A hockey fan since childhood, Cassie Phillips ’13, spent the summer in D.C.

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Fall exhibitions at Daura Gallery

Illustrations from "Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland" are at the Daura Gallery.

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Get!Downtown

Get!Downtown is designed to celebrate and showcase Downtown Lynchburg.

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"Sticking" with Patrick Dougherty

Jennifer Watlington ’13 spent three weeks working with an internationally known artist.

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Tires and tiles

All 530 first-year students participated in a day of service to start the year.

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An internship down under

Sarah Koehn ’13 spent her summer as an athletic training intern for Australian football.

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Class of 2016 arrives

About 530 first-year students and a record 102 transfers begin classes on Aug. 23.

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LC one of Best 377 Colleges

Lynchburg College is one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education.

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Get on the bus

Students, faculty, and staff can ride GLTC buses throughout the city at no charge.

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Alum at the Olympics

Ashley Stern '09, pictured with Michael Phelps, was an athletic trainer for the Cayman Islands swim team at the London Olympics.

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Paddling into college

Fourteen first-year students will spend Aug. 16-20 paddling along the Chesapeake Bay and Virginia coasts.

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Predicting Olympic performances

How do physicists predict the winning times of Olympians or the Tour de France? One LC student learned this summer with Dr. Eric Goff.

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Roller coasters and solar ovens

Thirteen middle-school girls designed roller coasters and baked pizza in a solar oven of their own making at LC's first STEM camp.

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Caitlin Flathers

International pentathlete

When Caitlin Flathers graduated from LC in 2009, she was gunning for the 2012 Olympics.

“I didn’t quite make it as far as I had hoped … but I’m pretty impressed with myself for making it to the trials,” she said.

Caitlin FlathersHer quest to make it to London came to an end in March, when she ended up fifth overall in the U.S. women’s pentathlon — a grueling combination of running, swimming, horse jumping, shooting, and fencing.

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Mike Solontoi

The Stargazer

Dr. Michael Solontoi, the director of the Belk Observatory, sees lots of stars in his future.

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Summer Admission Tour

Virginia Private College Week

Rising high school juniors and seniors and their families are invited to LC and 24 other institutions July 30-August 4.

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Choral concert

Free summer concert

A concert will be held on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in Sydnor Performance Hall to highlight graduate choral conducting students.

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Red chair, downed trees

LC is in recovery mode

With power out throughout the campus, LC maintenance and grounds crews are working feverishly to get things back to normal.

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Bouncing Back

Last week was a long one at LC for the employees and volunteers who worked to clean up after the June 29 storm.

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Governor's School course on water

Governor's School 2012

About 155 of the state's top high school students will be studying website design, astronomy, and anatomy at LC.

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Olsen in Hall of Fame

Women's soccer head coach Dr. Todd Olsen was inducted June 25 into the Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-America Hall of Fame.

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Emmy Winner

Historic Sandusky won three regional Emmy® awards for its documentary film, "Hunter's Raid: The Battle for Lynchburg."

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North-South All Star

Former women's lacrosse attack Lesley Buckingham scored three times in the North-South Senior All-Star Game.

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STEM workshop

LC is hosting a two-day workshop for 100 area fourth- and fifth-grade teachers thanks to a math/science grant. Read More
Patrick McCleary in Uganda

Eye-opening Study Abroad

Naomi Tice '14 saw how Costa Rica prizes its natural resources; Shelby Kienzle-Poppalardo '13 learned that Ugandans value relationships.

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LC in the News

The Beard Center’s upcoming caregivers conference is featured in The News & Advance.

Patty Carroll’s photographs, now in the Daura Gallery, are the subject of the lead story in The Burg.

President Garren no longer supports attempts to save College Lake, as reported by WDBJ7.

Dr. Tom Bowman has been doing some serious research on the lack of safety in lacrosse helmets and the media is noticing: 24sevenlax.com, Baltimore Sun, New York Times.

Dr. Eric Goff is asked about underinflating balls in the NFL: NPR, The Smithsonian, and many more.

Life along College Lake could change. Dr. Laura Henry-Stone tells what it’s like now. This News & Advance story was also picked up by the Washington Times and San Francisco Gate.

Dr. Eric Goff is quoted in The Wall Street Journal about the shooting technique of NBA player Stephen Curry.

Our women's soccer team wins the National Champsionship! The News & Advance and WSET.

The College makes efforts to approve sex education and reduce sexual assault. Check this front-page News & Advance story and WSET story.

Dr. Tom Bowman and student research head impacts among lacrosse and soccer players: News & Advance.

Ater 28 years, Dr. Ken West writes his farewell column.

LC Theatre's production of Insights from Inside is featured on WSET and in The News & Advance.

Frank Whitehouse, professor of management, is quoted in this front page story on B&W.

Check out coverage of the public meeting on College Lake dam: The News & Advance, WSET and WDBJ7.

The opening of the Drysdale Student Center is covered by The News & Advance, WSET and WDBJ7.

Dr. Laura Henry-Stone talks about the need for more local environmental advocacy in this News & Advance story.

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.