Monthly Archives: May 2019

History Professor Nicole Greer Golda to Attend June 2019 Civil War Seminar at Yale

Assistant Professor of History Nicole Greer Golda has been selected to attend the Council of Independent Colleges’ seminar, The Civil War in American Memory, at Yale University in New Haven, CT, from June 23 – 28, 2019. Greer Golda is one of only 25 faculty members from CIC institutions, like Ferrum College, chosen to attend [...]

History Professor Nicole Greer Golda to Attend June 2019 Civil War Seminar at Yale2019-07-15T15:26:58+00:00

211 Ferrum College Graduates Received Their Diplomas during the 103rd Commencement

On Saturday, May 11, 2019, 211 Ferrum College graduates walked the commencement stage on Hart International Plaza on campus to receive their diplomas. The commencement exercises began at 10 a.m. and included award presentations under threatening skies that eventually gave way to a light spring rain. The keynote speaker was Rev. Bruce Hitchcock, advocate for [...]

211 Ferrum College Graduates Received Their Diplomas during the 103rd Commencement2019-09-12T17:51:38+00:00

Over 200 Graduates to Receive Degrees during 103rd Commencement on May 11

Set up continues for Ferrum College's 103rd commencement. Ferrum College will celebrate the 103rd commencement on Saturday, May 11, 2019 in Hart International Plaza in the center of campus. The College is expecting approximately 211 seniors to walk the commencement stage to receive their diplomas. The ceremony, beginning at 10 a.m., will [...]

Over 200 Graduates to Receive Degrees during 103rd Commencement on May 112019-05-11T11:18:21+00:00

D Robinson ’21 Commits to Combating Negativity by Spreading Love and Positivity

Davon “D” Robinson ’21, a rising junior from Richmond, VA, who is majoring in social work and minoring in recreational studies, is troubled by the negativity seen in the world, so he pledged to promote positivity no matter the circumstances. Already known at Ferrum College for his positive Instagram workout videos, he took on a [...]

D Robinson ’21 Commits to Combating Negativity by Spreading Love and Positivity2019-05-08T18:56:21+00:00

We’re celebrating our 2019 graduates!

We're so proud of our graduating seniors! All of them have achieved so much in their time at Ferrum College, and have had such an impact on the campus and their fellow students. The photos are from the Career Center's events and from the Campus Awards Ceremony. Fangzou Wang, from China, is receiving his [...]

We’re celebrating our 2019 graduates!2019-05-07T15:55:12+00:00

Advocate for Inclusion Rev. Bruce Hitchcock to Speak at Ferrum College 103rd Commencement

Ferrum College's 103rd commencement speaker is Rev. Bruce Hitchcock, an advocate for inclusion within the United Methodist Church. He is pictured here with his wife, Melissa. Advocate for inclusion, Rev. Bruce Hitchcock, believes all are welcome within the United Methodist church. He will address Ferrum College’s 103rd graduating class as commencement speaker [...]

Advocate for Inclusion Rev. Bruce Hitchcock to Speak at Ferrum College 103rd Commencement2019-05-06T17:28:25+00:00

Leya Deickman ’19 Attributes Her Success to Finding a “Second Home” at Ferrum College

Leya '19, with "Little Kendall" and "Big Kendall" Leya Deickman does all the things. A senior from Fayetteville, NC, set to graduate on May 11, 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology, Leya has truly taken advantage of every available Ferrum College opportunity. She is a residence hall advisor and serves as [...]

Leya Deickman ’19 Attributes Her Success to Finding a “Second Home” at Ferrum College2019-05-04T18:33:42+00:00

Alumna Brianne Scott ‘18 Lives Her Dream Career Every Day

Ferrum College alumna Brianne Scott is living her dream career as a forensic autopsy technician in the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Roanoke, VA. A May 2018 graduate and native of Ferrum, VA, Scott majored in biology and minored in chemistry and forensic science at the College, and began working in the Chief [...]

Alumna Brianne Scott ‘18 Lives Her Dream Career Every Day2019-05-08T17:37:28+00:00

Six Boone Honors Program Seniors Celebrated During Banquet on April 28

Left to right: Susan Johns, Quentin Montgomery, President David Johns, Mark Kellam, Chantal Aaron, Joshua Wright, Leya Deickman, Katherine Anderson, Provost Aimé Sposato, and Program Director and Professor of English Lana Whited. On April 28 during a banquet held in the Blue Ridge Mountain Room on campus, Ferrum College celebrated six Boone [...]

Six Boone Honors Program Seniors Celebrated During Banquet on April 282019-05-01T12:55:54+00:00