Special Programs & Events

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Community Invited to Numerous Holiday Events

A beautifully decorated live Christmas tree is on display during the Blue Ridge Institute and Museum's December 12 Open House. This season, Ferrum College invites the community to enjoy a variety of holiday events on campus and in nearby Rocky Mount. The Blue Ridge Institute and Museum is offering a Homeschoolers’ “Blue [...]

Community Invited to Numerous Holiday Events2019-12-04T19:49:36+00:00

New Craddock Veterans Lounge Unveiled in Stanley Library on Veterans Day 2019

On Monday, November 11, 2019, Ferrum College unveiled its new Craddock Veterans Lounge in Stanley Library on campus. The lounge is specifically designated as a space for veterans on campus, and was made possible by Army veteran and Ferrum College alumnus Greg Craddock ’92 and members of the Craddock family. "It was a pleasure [...]

New Craddock Veterans Lounge Unveiled in Stanley Library on Veterans Day 20192019-11-12T19:25:52+00:00

Alumnus Greg Craddock ’92 to Speak at Veterans Day Program on November 11

Ferrum College invites the community to a special 10 a.m. Veterans Day Program to be held on Veterans Day, November 11, 2019, in the College’s Vaughn Chapel, 40 Wiley Drive, Ferrum. The program, which is free and open to the public, will honor veterans and reserve soldiers. Ferrum College alumnus and U.S. Army veteran Greg [...]

Alumnus Greg Craddock ’92 to Speak at Veterans Day Program on November 112019-11-04T22:26:50+00:00

46th Annual Blue Ridge Folklife Festival – October 26

The Blue Ridge Institute and Museum announces the 46th annual Blue Ridge Folklife Festival on Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., rain or shine, at the Institute on Ferrum College’s campus, 20 Museum Drive, Ferrum. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children (ages 6 – 14), and $5 for senior citizens [...]

46th Annual Blue Ridge Folklife Festival – October 262019-10-22T15:20:46+00:00

Author & Domestic Violence Educator to Speak on Campus, October 28, 2019

Author, speaker, and domestic violence educator Janine Latus will visit Ferrum College’s campus on Monday, October 28, 2019, at 7 p.m. in the Panthers Den of Franklin Hall. She will present “You Know What’s Really Scary? Relationship Violence.” A reception will follow the presentation. This event is free and open to the public. Janine Latus [...]

Author & Domestic Violence Educator to Speak on Campus, October 28, 20192019-10-23T13:52:58+00:00

Ferrum College Chorale Will Perform at Carnegie Hall in April 2020

Members of the Ferrum College Chorale pose for a photo in Vaughn Chapel on campus. The Ferrum College Chorale will perform at Carnegie Hall’s Isaac Stern Auditorium in New York City on April 25, 2020. The invitation to perform came to Ferrum College’s Adjunct Instructor of Theatre Arts Adam McAllister, from Josh [...]

Ferrum College Chorale Will Perform at Carnegie Hall in April 20202019-10-25T12:48:08+00:00

Blue Ridge Institute & Museum Celebrates Completion of the Leo H. Scott Educational Pavilion

Members of the Scott family cut the ribbon commemorating the Leo H. Scott Educational Pavilion. The Blue Ridge Institute and Museum at Ferrum College celebrated the completion of the Leo H. Scott Educational Pavilion with a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Blue Ridge Farm Museum on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. Leo [...]

Blue Ridge Institute & Museum Celebrates Completion of the Leo H. Scott Educational Pavilion2019-10-16T21:27:33+00:00

Alumni Return to Campus for Homecoming 2019

With Homecoming 2019 festivities occurring this upcoming weekend, Ferrum College is also anticipating the return of four of its notable alumni. On Thursday, October 10 at 6 p.m. in the Panthers Den in lower Franklin Hall on campus, alumna Melanie Rooks ’15 will share how her Ferrum College experience prepared her for working at a [...]

Alumni Return to Campus for Homecoming 20192019-10-09T11:31:14+00:00

“The Empowerment Concert: Trilogy” – Final Performances October 4 & 5, 2019

Darrian Marshall '20 Ferrum College senior Darrian Marshall’s The Empowerment Concert: Trilogy will occur this Friday and Saturday, October 4 and 5, 2019. Both performances will begin at 8 p.m. at Hart International Plaza on Ferrum College’s campus. The events are free and open to the public. Please note that performances contain [...]

“The Empowerment Concert: Trilogy” – Final Performances October 4 & 5, 20192019-10-01T17:35:47+00:00

Alumni and Current Students Gather for New “Social Workers Speak” Series

Ferrum College social work program students, faculty, and alumni met on Monday, September 9 in the Virginia Room on campus for the first gathering of a new series, Social Workers Speak. This series, coordinated by Assistant Professor of Social Work Martha Haley-Bowling, invites Ferrum College social work alumni back to campus to discuss their professional [...]

Alumni and Current Students Gather for New “Social Workers Speak” Series2019-09-13T20:16:54+00:00