The University of Lynchburg has a new vice president for student development. Eric T. Baldwin comes to Lynchburg from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, where he served as assistant vice president for student affairs and dean of students. Baldwin will start on Nov. 1.
Lynchburg Tomorrow, a joint initiative between the University of Lynchburg and the city of Lynchburg, has received an $8,000 grant from the Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation.
Eighty-five years ago, on Nov. 25, 1935, the first Virginia chapter of the National Conference of Christians and Jews was founded at what was then Lynchburg College.