8/26/2021 Students and community volunteers work on Ferrum College's campus. Photo courtesy of Dr. Bob Pohlad. On the morning of Saturday, August 21, the Ferrum College campus quad held over 180 first-year students, employee volunteers, and members of Ferrum Forward, a local organization whose mission is to enhance the quality of life and [...]
8/19/2021 Dr. Ed Hally Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Administration Ed Hally has been appointed to the position of Boone Honors Program (BHP) assistant director. He will serve alongside Professor of English Lana Whited, who has directed the program for the past 13 years. “With a keen intellect and a [...]
Hello, my name is Jess Bollinger and I am from Bedford, Virginia. I am double majoring in History and Political Science and have three minors: Psychology, Sociology and International Studies, with an emphasis in human rights. On campus, I am a member of the Women's Basketball Team, an Ambassador for the Admissions Office, and I [...]
8/13/2021 In celebration of a new semester, Ferrum College is inviting its campus community to an All-Campus Welcome on Monday, August 16. The day’s events, which will be hybrid in nature, will be devoted to getting to know campus members, building community, and connecting with each other. A link will be provided to the campus [...]
My name is Kyler Bowden. I am a junior who transferred to Ferrum from Louisburg College at the start of my sophomore year. I'm majoring in Health & Human Performance with an emphasis in Exercise Science. I live in Durham, N.C., and I play on the college basketball team.
8/12/2021 Students, faculty, staff, and alumni are now able to swipe a new Ferrum College branded bank card, brought to them by Carter Bank & Trust. The bank has partnered with Varsity Financial Services to bring free online and mobile banking, free bill pay, and free peer-to-peer payments to local colleges and universities. Through this [...]
8/12/2021 Billy Wagner played baseball for Ferrum College from 1991-93, when he was drafted into the pros. Ferrum College alumnus and Major League Baseball standout Billy Wagner was inducted into the Houston Astros Sports Hall of Fame earlier this month. He was one of six inductees, and played nine of his 16 major [...]
8/11/2021 Ferrum College’s Blue Ridge Institute and Museum (BRIM) has announced the return of the Blue Ridge Folklife Festival on October 23, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. The event will happen on the Ferrum College campus, rain or shine. New to this year’s festival, the BRIM is offering a $5 discount for every [...]
Hi, I am Emily Arrington and I am from Franklin County, Virginia. I am majoring in Agricultural Sciences (Animal Science) and hope to become a large animal veterinarian. I enjoy photography, horseback riding, and going off-roading.
8/11/2021 After a chaotic 2020-21 season, Ferrum College’s sports competitions will resume this fall. Panther football opens at home with a 6 p.m. game against Averett University on September 4. Head Coach Cleive Adams ’02 will instruct the Panthers against Averett’s Cougars, a team he coached for six years prior to his 2020 arrival at [...]