Special Programs & Events

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

SGM (Ret) Dianne Ellwein On Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11, 2020, SGM (ret) Dianne Ellwein will bring the keynote address during Ferrum College's virtual Veterans Day celebration. The ceremony will be available to watch at 10 a.m. Watch this space for more details on how to view the ceremony. More about SGM (Ret) [...]

SGM (Ret) Dianne Ellwein to Bring Veterans Day Keynote Address During Virtual Ceremony2020-10-15T17:22:03+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

Ferrum College Students F.L.I.P. Their Finances

Students enjoyed the first F.L.I.P. session in October 2019. Three Ferrum College staff members are trying a different approach to a topic considered foreign to many college students: financial literacy. Armed with a grant funded by Bank of America, Controller Vicky Robertson, along with Director of Financial Aid and Ferrum College alumnae [...]

Ferrum College Students F.L.I.P. Their Finances2020-02-04T13:33:14+00:00

Gospel Fest 2020: “The 20/20 Vision” to be Held in Vaughn Chapel, February 8

Gospel Fest 2020: “The 20/20 Vision” will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 5 p.m. in Ferrum College’s Vaughn Chapel, 40 Wiley Drive, Ferrum. This event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by Ferrum College’s Office of Spiritual Life, the concert will feature the Ferrum College Fresh Wind Gospel Choir and [...]

Gospel Fest 2020: “The 20/20 Vision” to be Held in Vaughn Chapel, February 82020-01-16T16:26:43+00:00

Junior D Robinson to Speak During Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Program on Jan. 20

Ferrum College junior Davon "D" Robinson '21 will be the keynote speaker at the College's MLK Day program. In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Ferrum College Black Student Union (BSU) has prepared a program which will be held in Vaughn Chapel on campus from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. The [...]

Junior D Robinson to Speak During Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Program on Jan. 202020-01-16T15:25:28+00:00

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