When Shanaya Young ’21 came to Lynchburg as a music education major, she simply “wanted to teach people how to play strings.” That was it. Since then, the University of Lynchburg’s vibrant music program has opened her eyes — and some doors to exciting opportunities.
At home in India, Paramnistha Kanadiya ’20 MPH saw a lot of poverty, particularly among the country’s children. Wanting to do something about it led her to the University Lynchburg’s Master of Public Health program. Here, she’s gaining the knowledge and skills she’ll need to help many of these children someday through her own charitable organization.
University of Lynchburg has once again been named an Apple Distinguished School. The three-year designation, 2019-22, recognizes the excellence of the University’s iON Nursing program.
https://www.lynchburg.edu/wp-content/uploads/general/UL-UCM_ASmarterU-Holocaust_2019_12-05_Draft02.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadListen to/Subscribe on: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSSHalina Peabody was a young girl when World War II and the German occupation of Poland turned her life upside down. Her father was imprisoned. She and her mother had to hide […]
It’s Thank-a-Donor Day at the University of Lynchburg. We’re grateful to everyone who has helped us and our students by making a gift to the University of Lynchburg. Every gift makes a difference! Enjoy this video as a token of our gratitude.
Lynchburg graduate Katie Gardner ’08 returns to direct “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play.” The show runs Thursday, December 12, through Saturday, December 14, at 7 p.m. in the Dillard Fine Arts Center studio theatre.
Dr. Will Briggs, an associate professor of computer science, has published his coding textbook titled “C++ for Lazy Programmers: Quick, Easy, and Fun C++ for Beginners.” Briggs finished the textbook while he was on sabbatical from the University of Lynchburg last fall. “I wrote this book because I wasn’t happy with any of the introductory […]
When Janae Edwards ’23 heard that Daymond John, star of the Emmy Award-winning TV show “Shark Tank” was coming to speak at the University of Lynchburg, she was one of the first people to pick up her free ticket from the College of Business. “I’m a huge fan of his,” Edwards, a transfer student and political science major from Baltimore, said. “He has been an inspiration to me for many years, as a businessman, a “Shark,” and as a person.”
Dr. Alison Morrison-Shetlar, the next president of the University of Lynchburg, is a scholar, mentor, and leader. In this video interview, she shares her perspective on leadership, higher education, the liberal arts, and athletics, as well as what drew her to Lynchburg.
A president stands accused of wrongdoing. A nation is divided on the president’s policies and fitness for office. A polarized media environment plays to each end of the political spectrum with little agreement on reality. Sound familiar?