Special Programs & Events

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Snead & Lee Make Friendly Wager for 2/26 Ferrum v. E&H Game

Rocky Mount Vice Mayor Jon Snead & Town Council Member Tyler Lee During the next Rocky Mount Town Council meeting on March 8, 2021, the council members will either be decked out in black and gold, or blue and gold. That’s because 2014 Ferrum College graduate and Rocky Mount Town Council member [...]

Snead & Lee Make Friendly Wager for 2/26 Ferrum v. E&H Game2021-02-25T15:07:34+00:00

Ferrum College Alumni & Fans Invited to Virtually Sell Out Adams Stadium

Ferrum College Adams Stadium. Image by Stephen "West" Nuttycombe '19. After COVID-19 forced Ferrum College to postpone its spring and fall sports, Ferrum athletics was finally able to return to competition on January 12, 2021 when the men’s basketball team competed against William Peace University. Now the College is offering an opportunity [...]

Ferrum College Alumni & Fans Invited to Virtually Sell Out Adams Stadium2021-02-15T17:13:43+00:00

First Fiddlers Festival Held Virtually, 3 Local Winners Named During Emerging Fiddlers’ Contest

2021 Emerging Fiddlers' Contest Winners: Stewart Werner III (first place, left), Colby Helms (second place, top right), and Cheyenne Grantham (third place, bottom right). Ferrum College hosted the first annual Ferrum Fiddlers Festival, which was held virtually on Saturday, January 23, 2021. The event, presented by the Appalachian Music Program and the [...]

First Fiddlers Festival Held Virtually, 3 Local Winners Named During Emerging Fiddlers’ Contest2021-02-12T14:41:46+00:00

Ferrum Donors Give Over $56k During Giving Tuesday 2020; Eligible for additional $50k

Ferrum College celebrated #GivingTuesday on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 with an invitation for donors to be “Ferrum Bold” by making a gift of any size to any program. The College ended the day with gifts totaling a record-breaking $56,786 from over 260 donors. As part of this year's #GivingTuesday, Ferrum participated in a two-part challenge issued [...]

Ferrum Donors Give Over $56k During Giving Tuesday 2020; Eligible for additional $50k2020-12-03T12:02:45+00:00

SGM (Ret) Dianne Ellwein Brings Keynote Address During Veterans Day Virtual Ceremony

SGM (Ret) Dianne Ellwein Ferrum College celebrated the nation’s veterans during a virtual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2020 at 10 a.m., which featured SGM (Ret.) Dianne Ellwein as the keynote speaker. Viewers may watch the video of the ceremony on this page or on the College’s main Facebook page.   More [...]

SGM (Ret) Dianne Ellwein Brings Keynote Address During Veterans Day Virtual Ceremony2020-11-11T19:33:56+00:00

Beloved “Empty Bowls” Event Will Take Place November 15, 2020, 12 – 4 p.m.

Due to COVID-19, the beloved annual “Empty Bowls” event was postponed from its usual spring date this year; however, dedicated community members are making sure the event still takes place, “COVID-style.”  The Ferrum College campus community and public are invited to enjoy a modified Empty Bowls event on Sunday, November 15, 2020 from 12 - [...]

Beloved “Empty Bowls” Event Will Take Place November 15, 2020, 12 – 4 p.m.2020-10-31T13:51:59+00:00

104th Ferrum College Commencement Held Virtually on May 9

On Saturday, May 9, 2020, a day usually filled with activity, excitement, and crowds of family and friends, the Ferrum College campus was brilliantly sunny, chilly, and quiet. At 10 a.m., the College began its 104th commencement ceremony during which 200 seniors from 14 different states were honored during a ceremony that was streamed online. [...]

104th Ferrum College Commencement Held Virtually on May 92020-05-20T16:13:31+00:00

104th Commencement Will Celebrate 199 Graduates In Virtual Ceremony

Ferrum College will honor 199 graduates during an online commencement on May 9, 2020 at 10 a.m. The College was forced to postpone its 104th in-person commencement ceremony because of the coronavirus. The virtual event will feature videos from Ferrum College President David L. Johns, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Aimé Sposato, along [...]

104th Commencement Will Celebrate 199 Graduates In Virtual Ceremony2020-05-09T17:21:48+00:00

Alumni & Friends Are Invited to Experience Rome in July 2020

A group of Ferrum College alumni and friends will travel to Rome, Italy this July 24 – 31, 2020. The group, consisting of about eight to twelve people led by Ferrum College’s Assistant Professor of Religion Eric Vanden Eykel, will arrive in Rome on July 23. Their exploration of the Eternal City will begin on [...]

Alumni & Friends Are Invited to Experience Rome in July 20202020-02-03T17:37:40+00:00

Nearly 300 Students Honored During President’s & Dean’s List Dinner

Ferrum College’s annual President’s and Dean’s List Dinner was held in the Blue Ridge Mountain Room on January 31, 2020. During the dinner, College officials recognized 258 Dean’s List recipients and 97 President’s List recipients for spring 2019. For fall 2019, 290 students were named to Dean’s List and 103 to President’s List. To [...]

Nearly 300 Students Honored During President’s & Dean’s List Dinner2020-02-03T17:23:17+00:00