During the academic year, Nick Savino ’19 is a busy guy. The junior from Bristol, Connecticut, is a physics major with minors in math, history, and business. He’s a Westover Honors student and a member of Lynchburg’s varsity tennis team. This summer, Nick applied his laser-sharp focus on a unique project, spending more than 200 […]
Future college students and their families can get a glimpse of University of Lynchburg and other schools throughout the state during Virginia Private College Week from July 24 to 29, 2017. The annual event is designed to encourage high school-age students to tour several campuses to learn about the benefits of attending a private college […]
Two recent Lynchburg College graduates are one step closer to their dreams of becoming pharmacists. Kierstin Reid and Jeff Brochetti will attend one of the nation’s top pharmacy schools, thanks to their experience in the chemistry department.
Dr. Richard Burke, a Lynchburg English professor, will teach American literature in Kazakhstan this fall with a Fulbright scholar grant. The Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program is the federal government’s flagship educational and cultural exchange program. The competitive program provides U.S. professors and other scholars with opportunities to teach and conduct research overseas and improve […]
Hallie Sayre’s research could prevent athletes from suffering concussions without treatment, thanks to her evidence that high-tech impact measurement tools could miss some injuries. She won the NATA student writing award for original research this year.
Gary Smoot, a staff member on the Lynchburg College grounds crew, will bike 200 miles this weekend to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis research. He’s riding in memory of a friend who recently died after a long struggle with the disease.
After her son was diagnosed with autism, Molly Korte ’03 found a new passion in advocacy. She created Project: Just Like You to give a voice to people with special needs and highlight the hobbies, interests, and talents they share with their peers. The resulting project has turned heads in the Richmond area and around the world.
Twenty years after he graduated from University of Lynchburg, Dr. Christopher Boyd ’97 challenged the newest graduating class to “rise up” to the challenges and opportunities ahead in their lives. Dr. Boyd served as the 2017 Commencement speaker on Saturday, May 20, when more than 700 students celebrated their graduation. He acknowledged that some have […]
When Ancito Etienne was 12, he decided to plan his funeral. He had cancer. “I knew that there was no way I was going to receive treatment in Haiti, and instead of just seeing my parents be desperate and crying all the time, it would be better to spend the few days I had, be […]
CEO Magazine has again named University of Lynchburg’s Master of Business Administration program as one of the best in North America. The Lynchburg MBA was listed as a Tier One program in CEO Magazine’s 2017 Global MBA Rankings. Only three other MBA programs in Virginia made that list. Using a ranking system entirely geared and […]