Monthly Archives: March 2017


Students Broaden Understanding of World Events During Model United Nations Security Council Event

Students participated in a Model United Nations Security Council at Ferrum College on Saturday, March 18. A role-playing experience designed to convey the full richness, complexity, drama, and importance of international affairs, the Model United Nations Security Council is an annual event at Ferrum College that has been ongoing for more than 25 years. The Political [...]

2017-03-28T17:09:56+00:00March 28th, 2017|Ferrum College News|

Ferrum College Theatre Arts to Present Cabaret March 30 – April 2

The Ferrum College Theatre Arts Department will present Cabaret at 7 p.m. March 30 and 31, and April 1 at 7 p.m., and at 2 p.m. on April 2 in Sale Theatre on campus. Cabaret is a musical based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood with music by John [...]

2018-04-02T14:41:29+00:00March 21st, 2017|artsatferrum, Ferrum College News|

Students and Staff Take Hurricane Disaster Relief Mission Trip for an Alternative Spring Break

Five students and two staff from Ferrum College took an Alternative Spring Break trip last month to Virginia Beach where they assisted two families who are recovering from the effects of Hurricane Matthew, which struck the Virginia coast in October 2016. The team included Stephanie Gibbs, a senior majoring in Health Sciences; Alexis Hatcher, a junior majoring in [...]

2017-03-23T15:38:50+00:00March 16th, 2017|Ferrum College News|

Ferrum College to Host Frank X Walker and Affrilachian Poets for March 16 Poetry Reading

Ferrum College will host Frank X Walker and a group of other Affrilachian poets for a poetry reading on Thurs., March 16, 2017, at 7 p.m. in the Panthers Den in Franklin Hall on campus. Joining Walker are poets Dorian Hairston, Asha French, Bernard Clay, and Yvonne Johnson. The event is free and open to [...]

2017-03-10T22:29:24+00:00March 10th, 2017|Ferrum College News|

Empty Bowls Event at Ferrum College on Sunday, March 12th, to Raise Money for Hungry Children

The Ferrum College campus community and the public are invited to enjoy camaraderie, good food and the opportunity to help feed the children in need with the return of the popular Empty Bowls event on Sunday, March 12, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., in the Blue Ridge Mountain Room in the College’s Franklin [...]

2017-03-08T21:48:47+00:00March 8th, 2017|Ferrum College News|