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Ferrum College Concert Choir and Collegiates to Participate in Benefit Performances February 22 and 23

Top photo: Ferrum College Collegiates. Bottom photo: Ferrum College concert choir. As part of a music benefit series, Ferrum College’s concert choir and Collegiates will perform “Benefit Concert and Potluck: Ferrum College Choral Ensembles” at St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church in Roanoke on Friday, February 22 from 7 to 8 p.m., and “Music [...]

Ferrum College Concert Choir and Collegiates to Participate in Benefit Performances February 22 and 232019-02-15T16:45:17+00:00

“A Musical Conversation Between Friends”: Ferrum College to Host Classical Voice Recital on February 22

On Friday, February 22 at 12:15 p.m., Ferrum College provost and soprano Aimé Sposato, tenor Byron Jones, bassist John Moir, and pianist Robert Thieme will perform A Musical Conversation Between Friends in Vaughn Chapel on the Ferrum College campus.  This classical voice recital will incorporate works by Mozart, Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Strauss, and is free [...]

“A Musical Conversation Between Friends”: Ferrum College to Host Classical Voice Recital on February 222019-02-08T21:02:04+00:00

Ferrum College Presents Gospel Fest 2019 on Saturday, February 9

Gospel Fest 2019 will take place on Saturday, February 9 at 5 p.m. in Vaughn Chapel on the Ferrum College campus.  This concert is open to the community and admission is free. The event is headlined with fresh gospel music from Grammy Award contemporary gospel and R&B recording artist Rudy Currence, and emcee Chris "Minster [...]

Ferrum College Presents Gospel Fest 2019 on Saturday, February 92019-02-11T14:30:09+00:00

Nearly 300 Students Recognized During Annual Dean’s List Dinner

Ferrum College’s annual Dean’s List Dinner was held in the Blue Ridge Mountain Room on January 31, and recognized 235 spring 2018 recipients and 284 fall 2018 honorees. During the dinner, President David Johns surprised attendees with additional recognition of 91 students who were named to the first-ever President’s List. To qualify for Dean’s List, [...]

Nearly 300 Students Recognized During Annual Dean’s List Dinner2019-02-08T20:14:35+00:00

The Passing of a Legend: Hank Norton Dies at 91

The Service for Grateful Memory for Hank Norton will be held in Vaughn Chapel on the Ferrum College campus at 2 PM on Saturday, February 2, 2019. The memorial service may be watched live online here. The service will then be archived and may be viewed at a later date by following this link and choosing [...]

The Passing of a Legend: Hank Norton Dies at 912019-02-02T00:10:41+00:00

MLK Celebration: Ferrum College to Showcase “Sankofa African American Museum on Wheels” on January 21

Curator Angela Jennings with "Sankofa African American Museum on Wheels" collections In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Ferrum College will host the “Sankofa African American Museum on Wheels” on January 21 at 11 a.m. in the Panther’s Den on campus.  An open forum discussion will begin at 12:15 p.m. with [...]

MLK Celebration: Ferrum College to Showcase “Sankofa African American Museum on Wheels” on January 212019-01-16T16:17:40+00:00

Darrian Marshall ’20 to Debut “The Empowerment Concert” on January 19

Darrian Marshall, a junior majoring in musical theatre, will display his own production, The Empowerment Concert, on January 19 in Schoolfield Hall's Sale Theatre, on the Ferrum College campus.  The event will begin at 8 p.m. and is free and open to the public.  Tickets are not necessary. Please note that this performance contains content that [...]

Darrian Marshall ’20 to Debut “The Empowerment Concert” on January 192019-01-17T18:38:21+00:00

Ferrum College’s Brian Mann is First-Ever Student-Athlete to Earn Academic and Athletic All-American Recognition

Ferrum College junior Brian Mann from Pearisburg, VA, has been named to both the 2018 American Football Coaches Association Division III All-American Team, and the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-American NCAA Division III Football Team.  He is the College’s first ever student-athlete to earn academic and athletic All-American recognition. Mann, who is majoring in business [...]

Ferrum College’s Brian Mann is First-Ever Student-Athlete to Earn Academic and Athletic All-American Recognition2018-12-14T21:22:59+00:00

Holden Featured in CoSIDA 360 Magazine

Ferrum College's Gary Holden was recently featured in the College Sports Information Directors of America 360 magazine for his expansive knowledge in collegiate athletics. Currently serving the College as sports information director and assistant athletic director for compliance, Holden’s career began in the mid-1980’s as an assistant wrestling coach at Plymouth State University, and grew [...]

Holden Featured in CoSIDA 360 Magazine2018-12-12T21:58:05+00:00

Blue Ridge Institute and Museum to Host First Annual “Christmas in the Blue Ridge: Open House” on December 13

The Blue Ridge Institute and Museum of Ferrum College is hosting "Christmas in the Blue Ridge: Open House" on Thursday, December 13, from 4 to 6 p.m. The open house will be held at the Institute on Ferrum College’s campus at 20 Museum Drive, Ferrum, and will include refreshments, vendors selling Christmas gifts, caroling, plus [...]

Blue Ridge Institute and Museum to Host First Annual “Christmas in the Blue Ridge: Open House” on December 132018-12-10T19:27:14+00:00