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Sirena Pangelinan Wins Second Place in National Student Paper Competition

Sirena Pangelinan '18 won second place in the American Criminal Justice Association (ACJA) National Student Paper Competition, which was held in Austin, TX this past March.  In addition to a certificate signifying her accomplishment, she was awarded a $100 prize.  This recognition signifies excellence in research and writing. Sirena's paper was originally an assignment in her Deviance [...]

April 28th, 2017|Ferrum College News|

Students Honored During Academic Award Ceremony

The Ferrum College Academic Awards Ceremony was held Friday, April 21, 2017, in Vaughn Chapel. Following is a list of award recipients and honor society members. Photographs by Atenoya Morris. School of Arts and Humanities Eric Lee Baker Award for the Outstanding Student in English Rachel Swyhart Raven Walker Outstanding Student [...]

April 26th, 2017|Ferrum College News|

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine’s Itinerary Includes April 12 Visit to Ferrum College

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Next week, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine will travel to Central, Southern and Southwest Virginia to discuss jobs and the economy, education, and other issues impacting local communities. President Trump's proposed budget drastically cuts federal investment in rural infrastructure and economic development, which would reduce rural Virginians' access to clean water, safe [...]

April 7th, 2017|Ferrum College News|

Former Panthers Teammates Kevin Keatts and James Johnson Reunite at NC State

Ferrum Panthers Men's Basketball program cover from the 1994-95 season includes (seated, L-R) Albert Hobbs, John Breedlove, and Kevin Keatts; and (standing, L-R) Louis Westbrook, Paul Rivera, and Chuck Ellis James Johnson '93 Former Ferrum Panthers teammates Kevin Keatts '95 and James Johnson '93 recently reunited at North Carolina State after [...]

April 7th, 2017|Ferrum College News|

Residence Hall Association Wins VACURH Program of the Year Award

(L-R) RHA Vice President Kennsel Anderson '17, RHA President Jevonte' Blount '18, RHA Secretary Shelton Chapman '20 and Residence Hall Educator / RHA Adviser John Hollemon. The Ferrum College Residence Hall Association (RHA) recently received the Virginia Association of College and University Residence Halls (VACURH) Program of the Year award during the VACURH [...]

April 5th, 2017|Ferrum College News|

Sirena Pangelinan Awarded Psi Chi Spring Undergraduate Research Grant

A 2016-17 Psi Chi Spring Undergraduate Research Grant was awarded to Sirena Pangelinan for her proposal entitled “Adventure therapy's effects on anxiety and mood in college students”. Her proposal was in the top eight of all applicants received, resulting in a total award amount of $3,000. Sirena is double majoring in Psychology and Social Work with [...]

April 4th, 2017|Ferrum College News|