Special Programs & Events

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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

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

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

Fall 2018 “Chrysalis” Magazine Revealed

Fall 2018 Chrysalis contributors. Marissa Ruiz of Wake Forest, NC, holds her artwork, "Fall's Lake." On December 4, Ferrum College Chrysalis Literary and Arts Magazine staff revealed the Fall 2018 edition of the magazine in the Blue Ridge Mountain Room on campus.  Submissions to the magazine were canvassed from across campus with [...]

Fall 2018 “Chrysalis” Magazine Revealed2018-12-11T21:03:49+00:00

Former White House Press Secretary Mike McCurry to Speak at Ferrum College on November 14

Former White House press secretary Mike McCurry, currently distinguished professor of public theology at the Wesley Theological Seminary, will give a talk at Ferrum College at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 14, in the Blue Ridge Mountain Room in Franklin Hall on campus. Instead of a formal lecture, the format of the presentation will be more [...]

Former White House Press Secretary Mike McCurry to Speak at Ferrum College on November 142018-11-19T15:50:53+00:00

Ferrum College Music Department and Ferrum Bands Present Flutist Sarah Shin and Pianist Kelly Lin on November 5

© Kate L Photography | www.kateLphotography.com Flutist Sarah Shin will perform in Vaughn Chapel at Ferrum College on Monday, November 5 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Pianist Kelly Lin will accompany Shin.  The recital is open to the public.  From 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Shin will also offer a masterclass [...]

Ferrum College Music Department and Ferrum Bands Present Flutist Sarah Shin and Pianist Kelly Lin on November 52018-10-23T15:28:49+00:00

Wright Lecture Series Speaker Rev. Anna Woofenden to Present “Food and Faith: Conversations from the Soil and Around the Table” on October 18

Ferrum College will host Rev. Anna Woofenden as part of the Rev. Dr. Wasena F. Wright, Jr. and Mrs. Patricia G. Wright Endowed Lecture Series on October 18 at 7 p.m. in the Panther’s Den on campus.  Rev. Woofenden’s presentation, “Food and Faith: Conversations from the Soil and Around the Table,” is free and open [...]

Wright Lecture Series Speaker Rev. Anna Woofenden to Present “Food and Faith: Conversations from the Soil and Around the Table” on October 182018-10-08T20:43:35+00:00