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Living Out “Not Self, But Others”

Living Out "Not Self, But Others": Why YOUR Gift Matters When you support Ferrum College, you empower our students to discover their potential, make a difference in their communities, and achieve their dreams. Your gift also provides our students with opportunities to provide care and support to those in need in our community and beyond. The [...]

Living Out “Not Self, But Others”2018-12-15T00:09:59+00:00

Ferrum College Participates in #GivingTuesday, the Global Day of Giving on November 27

November 27, 2018 Congratulations to Greg Winge who gave a gift to the Ferrum Fund for #GivingTuesday 2018 and was this year’s Panther Prize Pack winner! His prize included our exclusive Panther Blend coffee roasted by Rocsato Coffee Roasters, two coffee mugs, a garden flag, a Panthers baseball cap, and [...]

Ferrum College Participates in #GivingTuesday, the Global Day of Giving on November 272018-12-15T20:42:28+00:00

Ferrum College Senior Lawrence Baranski Has “No Regrets”

When Senior Lawrence Baranski (also known as “LB”) was asked to reflect on his time as a student-athlete at Ferrum College, his response was: “No regrets.” Looking at LB’s accomplishments, it’s easy to see why he feels this way. He is a stalwart football player, a solid student, and is involved in numerous campus organizations, [...]

Ferrum College Senior Lawrence Baranski Has “No Regrets”2018-11-02T15:22:02+00:00

Ferrum College Students, Faculty Participate in ACA Summit

A number of Ferrum College students and faculty participated in the Appalachian College Association Summit that was held in Kingsport, TN at the end of September. Students who presented research included Ledford Scholars Forrest Brown, a senior from Ferrum, VA; Rachael Ellis, a senior from Rocky Mount, VA: and Taylor Darnell, a junior from Rural Hall, [...]

Ferrum College Students, Faculty Participate in ACA Summit2018-10-06T13:56:28+00:00

Should My College Student Have a Job at School?

Many students head off to college knowing that, in addition to their academic work – and possibly their sports or other activities – they will need to have a job. The costs of attending college are high – and growing. In addition to tuition and room and board, there are extra fees, expensive textbooks, and living [...]

Should My College Student Have a Job at School?2018-11-14T21:21:09+00:00

Ferrum College prepares for Hurricane Florence

Tuesday, September 11, 5:00 PM Hurricane Florence - Statement from President Johns The College will dismiss early tomorrow with all classes ending at 1:55 pm. Classes will not meet on campus Thursday or Friday. Likewise, all athletic practices and games will be canceled from tomorrow through the end of the weekend. The Provost will [...]

Ferrum College prepares for Hurricane Florence2018-09-12T11:45:23+00:00

National Anthem Vocal Competition Results Announced

Ferrum College held a campus-wide vocal competition, Oh, Say You Can Sing?, to find students, faculty,and/or staff to sing the national anthem prior to many of the home athletic events on the schedule. Eight students and one staff member were selected - check out the performance schedule for each singer below! Mariah [...]

National Anthem Vocal Competition Results Announced2018-10-05T22:34:38+00:00

New Faculty and Staff for the Academic School Year

We are excited to announce the appointment of new faculty and staff members to Ferrum College! James Cabiness Executive Director of Academic Resources James Cabiness originates from Richmond, Virginia. Cabiness holds a Master’s in Business Administration from Averett University in Danville, Virginia. He is currently working [...]

New Faculty and Staff for the Academic School Year2018-11-05T14:14:51+00:00

Delana Smith, Class of 2015

Delana Smith, Class of 2015 Studies at Ferrum: B.A. in Spanish and International Studies, with a Certificate in Global Perspectives. Study Away: Semester at American University, E-Term in Mexico, Semester in Alicante, Spain Currently: MA candidate at Old Dominion University in International Studies with a concentration in Foreign Policy and a Certificate in [...]

Delana Smith, Class of 20152018-07-26T18:05:33+00:00