Monthly Archives: March 2020

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Alumnus Cleive Adams ’02 Named Head Football Coach

Adams stands with President David Johns during Adams' 2019 induction into the Ferrum College Sports Hall of Fame. Athletic Director John Sutyak has announced the hiring of alumnus Cleive Adams '02 as the new football coach at Ferrum College. “I am excited to welcome Cleive Adams back to Ferrum as our new [...]

Alumnus Cleive Adams ’02 Named Head Football Coach2020-03-30T20:46:40+00:00

Natural Science Division Donates Personal Protection Supplies

Pictured from left to right: CFMH Manager of Materials Laura Yerkey; Director of Nursing Tracy McCown; Ferrum College Natural Science Division Chair & Professor of Environmental Science Delia Heck; Health Professions Division Chair & Associate Professor of Biology Katie Goff; and CFMH Vice President & Administrator Carl Cline. During the first week [...]

Natural Science Division Donates Personal Protection Supplies2020-03-30T12:18:08+00:00

Distance Learning Continued, Virtual Commencement Planned in Response to COVID-19

Dr. Bob Pohlad photo. Ferrum College President David Johns announced today in an email communication to campus that courses will continue to be taught online for the remainder of the spring semester, and that spring commencement would be hosted virtually. The College’s decision comes after yesterday’s Executive Order from Governor Ralph Northam, [...]

Distance Learning Continued, Virtual Commencement Planned in Response to COVID-192020-03-24T21:40:42+00:00

Ferrum College & Virginia Western Community College Sign Agreement to Provide Pathway to Four-Year Degrees

Above photo, from left to right: Ferrum College Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Aimé Sposato; Ferrum College President David Johns; Virginia Western President Robert Sandel; and Virginia Western Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs Elizabeth Wilmer. Virginia Western photo. Today, Ferrum College and Virginia Western Community College entered into [...]

Ferrum College & Virginia Western Community College Sign Agreement to Provide Pathway to Four-Year Degrees2020-03-12T15:30:56+00:00

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Get The Latest Updates This situation continues to evolve. Click here to read the latest updates. Contact Ferrum College For questions related to COVID-19, contact the Office of Student Life & Engagement at 540-365-4461 or studentlife@ferrum.edu. To make an appointment with Tri-Area Community Health Center at Ferrum College, call 540-365-4469. Ways [...]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)2020-08-24T21:38:44+00:00

#YouAreWelcomeHere scholars

The #YouAreWelcomeHere movement was started at NAFSA, the Association of International Educators, in order to promote international students in the United States. Ferrum College just joined this movement, and we have offered our new 2020 #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship to two students from Morocco, who will start this fall as freshmen in our Pre-Professional Health Sciences program. [...]

#YouAreWelcomeHere scholars2020-03-05T17:21:04+00:00

Jessa King’s Franklin County High students come to visit

Alumna Jessa King is a teacher at Franklin County High School, and she and her colleagues brought their ninth grade Eagle Tech students to campus to present a Gallery Walk. The presentation focused on the promotion of empathy for the plight of Syrian refugees through the Stories of Survival program. This program supports 3rd Person, [...]

Jessa King’s Franklin County High students come to visit2020-03-05T17:13:33+00:00

Public talk by visitor, Dr. Alba Arias Álvarez

Dr. Arias is an Assistant Professor of Spanish at Roanoke College. As part of their lecture series, VALHEN (Virginia Latino Higher Education Network) sponsored Dr. Aria's visit to Ferrum College to talk about her work in developing a Corpus of Spanish variations spoken throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. Students were especially interested in her focus [...]

Public talk by visitor, Dr. Alba Arias Álvarez2020-03-05T17:05:24+00:00

Freshman Kayla “Redd” Anderson Produces Music Through Her Own Record Label, “Code Redd Records”

Freshman Kayla "Redd" Anderson and senior Darrian Marshall collaborated on Marshall's single, "Dance With Me", released on February 28. Kayla “Redd” Anderson is a freshman from Charlotte, NC, majoring in mass communications and minoring in journalism. At the age of 18, she produces music for artists under her record label, Code Redd [...]

Freshman Kayla “Redd” Anderson Produces Music Through Her Own Record Label, “Code Redd Records”2020-03-05T16:59:43+00:00