Keeping up with your alumni family and the most current happenings at
Ferrum is just a click away! Whether you are looking to catch up with
old friends or hoping make professional contacts, we have a Ferrum
Alumni site available for you. Check them out!
Join the Ferrum Alumni Facebook Group,
the home of the Ferrum College Alumni Association on Facebook.com.
When you join the group, you'll be in the loop for all our upcoming
events and projects, plus you can meet and stay in touch with other
The Ferrum College Alumni Linkedin Group
is building a broader base of alumni involvement, and reengaging Ferrum
alumni with their alma mater through volunteer service, speaking
engagements, career/internship placement, and business partnerships. If
you're a member of Linkedin, join this group to stay connected!
Also, don't forget to check this Alumni Homepage often for updates. Bookmark the Alumni Calendar of Events to stay up to date on all the Alumni happenings every semester!
Share your sweetheart story with us!
Do you have a sweetheart that you met while at Ferrum? Tell us your story!
Our new affinity group, the Ferrum Sweetheart Society is in the
process of planning an event either on campus or off (or both) for our
Ferrum couples. Let us know what kind of event you'd like to see
planned by filling out our quick Sweetheart Society form!
Call for Nominees: Sports Hall of Fame
In honor of over eighty years of Panther Athletics, and in
recognition of the many contributions Ferrum student-athletes have made
throughout their careers, the
Ferrum Alumni Association and the Department of Intercollegiate
Athletics announced its inaugural season of the Ferrum College Alumni
Sports Hall of Fame in 1994.
It is very important that the selection committee receive as complete a
package as possible for each nominee to include playing
records/statistics, athletic honors, and continuing achievements and
service since leaving Ferrum. Committee members rely mostly on the
information provided in the nomination package, so completeness is
important. In order to be considered, nominees should:
- » Exemplify the highest ideals of small college athletics,
sportsmanship, and the spirit of Ferrum’s motto, "Not Self, But Others."
- » Have excelled in one or more sports while at Ferrum College,
and then have gone on to achieve significant success in a career field.
- » Be an alumnus or alumna of Ferrum College. If not a Ferrum
graduate, nominee should have attended Ferrum for three or more
semesters. The selection committee and the Alumni Board of Directors
also may induct honorary members such as Coaches and other individuals
who made a significant impact on Ferrum Athletics.
- » Have graduated or transferred from Ferrum College at least 10
years prior to nomination. This year we are looking for student
athletes that left the College prior to June 2001.
Please submit your nominations to the Alumni Office by March 15, 2013.
Click here to go to the Sports Hall of Fame nomination form
Call for Nominees: Distinguished Alumni Award
Ferrum College will recognize the outstanding
achievements of alumni who exemplify the three eras of Ferrum College:
Ferrum Training School, Ferrum Junior College, and Ferrum College.
- » have a record of exceptional career achievement and of service to their community, church, or other organizations.
- » have been active in College life during their time at Ferrum
and have remained involved in and supportive of Ferrum College as
- » be an alumnus or alumna of Ferrum College. If not a graduate, nominees should have attended for three or more semesters.
- » exemplify in all aspects of their lives the spirit of Ferrum's motto, "Not Self, But Others."
Names, addresses, and biographical information should be sent to
Ferrum College, Alumni Office, PO Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088-9000, by
FAX 540-365-4203, or by to email@example.com. All nominations must be received February 15, 2013.
Click here to view the full list of Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients (PDF)