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Aging Conference set for June 4

The Beard Center on Aging will offer its Annual Conference on Aging on Tuesday.

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LC and CVCC sign dual admission agreement

LC and CVCC have signed a dual admission and enrollment agreement.

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From St. Lucia to South Africa

A total of 79 students are participating in faculty-led summer study abroad programs.

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A journey to Uganda

Two LC alumni are heading to Uganda on a study abroad program before their wedding.

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Graduating with gratitude

Natalie Lombardo ’13 graduated on time, despite a recent cancer diagnosis.

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Nursing major named Hill Distinguished Senior

Carrie Lee Martin ’13 knows firsthand that nursing is one of the most demanding majors at LC.

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First DPT class to graduate

Forty-one students in LC's first Doctor of Physical Therapy class graduated May 18.

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John and Houston graduate

John Pastorius ’13 and his guide dog Houston graduated May 18.

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Tuition support for special ed

Lynchburg College is offering significant tuition support to special education teachers.

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Dr. Crim receives Mednick award

Dr. Brian Crim, associate professor of history, has been awarded a Mednick Memorial Fellowship for 2013.

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First-years find their way

Sarah Coon, Hannah Cooke, and Lisa Kaucher are making lunch dates with professors and staff.

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Dr. Selden selected for Leadership Academy

Dr. Sally Selden is one of 26 administrators selected nationally for a year-long leadership program.

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Concert Choir to sing Saturday

The Concert Choir will present a spring concert Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in Snidow Chapel.

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LC to break ground on Student Center

The College will break ground on a $12 million expansion of the Student Center at 5 p.m. Saturday.

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Mulliken to speak at commencement

Ron Mulliken ’82 will be the commencement speaker during LC’s graduation exercises May 18.

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Westover students shine at conference

Five senior Westover Honors Fellows present their research at a state conference.

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Earth Week 2013

Join Sustain LC in celebrating Earth Day for a week.

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LC Day 2013

LC Day is Wednesday, April 17, when we celebrate all that makes LC great.

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Baseball and more at Daura Gallery

Field of American Dreams will be featured in the Daura Gallery through May 29.

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"His Voice as the Sound"

The LC Choral Union will present its spring concert, “His Voice as the Sound,” April 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Snidow Chapel.

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Master's in reading offered

The School of Graduate Studies is offering a new reading cohort program at a reduced tuition rate.

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Dead Man's Cell Phone

LC Theatre presents “Dead Man’s Cell Phone,” opening April 11.

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Cuba -- Fear and Loathing?

Dr. David Richards will give a talk on “Cuba -- Fear and Loathing? Reflections on Travel to Cuba” on April 11.

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Student Scholar Showcase 2013

Students tackle such topics as media distortion of violent crime and runoff pollution during the 2013 Student Scholar Showcase April 10.

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Break the Chains

April 15-20 has been dubbed “Human Trafficking Awareness Week: Break the Chains” at Lynchburg College.

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 24, 2014 to Sunday, April 27, 2014
7:30 a.m. Dance Concert Series - 4/24
Thursday, April 24, 2014
7:30 p.m. Film "WALL-E"
Friday, April 25, 2014 to Sunday, April 27, 2014
Westover Alumni Society Weekend
Friday, April 25, 2014
7:30 p.m. April Concert Series - 4/25
Saturday, April 26, 2014
7:30 p.m. April Concert Series - 4/26

LC in the News

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.

Dr. Joe Turek talks about the extreme poverty rate in Lynchburg and the bleak long-term economic outlook on WIQO's Morning Show.

President Kenneth Garren receives one of Lynchburg's Mayor's Awards of Excellence.

Dr. Eric Goff is interviewed on NPR's All Things Considered and The Takeaway about the physics involved in Olympic feats.

Nina Salmon is quoted in a New York Times story on Anne Spencer.

Rosel Schewel is honored for all her many labors of love at Lynchburg College and beyond: The News & Advance.

Dr. Eric Goff says cold weather will impact drag on the football during the Super Bowl in these New York Metro and Smithsonian Magazine articles.

Dr. Jack Toms '69 announces his retirement as athletic director after 35 years at LC: The News & Advance, WSET.

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

Construction of LC's new Student Center is page one news in The News & Advance.

The Chandler Eco-Lodge opens its doors at Claytor Nature Study Center. Check the story in The News & Advance.

LC's Doctor of Physical Therapy program continues to support Wheels on the James for children with disabilities. Check out front page coverage in The News & Advance.

Deborah Blanchard weighs in on protecting a school's brand in The News & Advance.

Doug and Elaine Hadden Drysdale have pledged $3 million toward the Student Center. Check The News & Advance.

Lillian Likes It, a new play developed for LC students, is featured in The Burg.

LC's Hunger and Homelessness Week is covered by The News & Advance and WSET.

Haitian student Ancito Etienne '17 is profiled in The News & Advance.

Eddy Faulkner '14 inks a record deal and is interviewed by WSET.

Dr. John Eric Goff is quoted in Scientific American on the soccer video game FIFA 14.

Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, got her start at LC: WSET; The News & Advance.

Dr. Mike Solontoi was quoted extensively in this front page story on NASA's LADEE launch in The News & Advance.

President Kenneth Garren tackles the cost of a college education in this op-ed in Sunday's News & Advance.

LC is launching a new off-site program in St. Lucia, as described in this News & Advance article, which was picked up by the AP and The Washington Post.

All first-year students volunteer in the community as a way of getting to know their new home. Check TV coverage on WDBJ7 and WSET.