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McBroom Scholar Christian Haley ’21 Enjoys “Broad Responsibilities” at the BRI

Rising junior Christian Haley of Boones Mill, VA, is Ferrum College’s newest McBroom student scholar. Set to graduate in 2021, Haley is a history major with a double minor in criminal justice and religion. He will spend this summer working at the College’s Blue Ridge Institute and Museum, the largest folklife museum in Virginia. The [...]

McBroom Scholar Christian Haley ’21 Enjoys “Broad Responsibilities” at the BRI2019-06-07T17:24:35+00:00

D Robinson ’21 Commits to Combating Negativity by Spreading Love and Positivity

Davon “D” Robinson ’21, a rising junior from Richmond, VA, who is majoring in social work and minoring in recreational studies, is troubled by the negativity seen in the world, so he pledged to promote positivity no matter the circumstances. Already known at Ferrum College for his positive Instagram workout videos, he took on a [...]

D Robinson ’21 Commits to Combating Negativity by Spreading Love and Positivity2019-05-08T18:56:21+00:00

Leya Deickman ’19 Attributes Her Success to Finding a “Second Home” at Ferrum College

Leya '19, with "Little Kendall" and "Big Kendall" Leya Deickman does all the things. A senior from Fayetteville, NC, set to graduate on May 11, 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology, Leya has truly taken advantage of every available Ferrum College opportunity. She is a residence hall advisor and serves as [...]

Leya Deickman ’19 Attributes Her Success to Finding a “Second Home” at Ferrum College2019-05-04T18:33:42+00:00

Ferrum College Announces First-Ever Beckham Presidential Scholar

Dr. Benjamin Beckham was president of Ferrum Training School from 1913-1934. Madison Cogle, currently a senior at Washington High School in Jefferson County, West Virginia, will be the first-ever Beckham Presidential Scholarship recipient at Ferrum College. The new Beckham Presidential Scholarship, named for Dr. Benjamin Beckham, the College’s first president (1913-1934), is [...]

Ferrum College Announces First-Ever Beckham Presidential Scholar2019-03-26T17:38:17+00:00

Darrian Marshall ’20 to Debut “The Empowerment Concert” on January 19

Darrian Marshall, a junior majoring in musical theatre, will display his own production, The Empowerment Concert, on January 19 in Schoolfield Hall's Sale Theatre, on the Ferrum College campus.  The event will begin at 8 p.m. and is free and open to the public.  Tickets are not necessary. Please note that this performance contains content that [...]

Darrian Marshall ’20 to Debut “The Empowerment Concert” on January 192019-01-17T18:38:21+00:00

Ferrum College’s Brian Mann is First-Ever Student-Athlete to Earn Academic and Athletic All-American Recognition

Ferrum College junior Brian Mann from Pearisburg, VA, has been named to both the 2018 American Football Coaches Association Division III All-American Team, and the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-American NCAA Division III Football Team.  He is the College’s first ever student-athlete to earn academic and athletic All-American recognition. Mann, who is majoring in business [...]

Ferrum College’s Brian Mann is First-Ever Student-Athlete to Earn Academic and Athletic All-American Recognition2018-12-14T21:22:59+00:00

Meet Chase Deaton

Chase Deaton (English major, Teacher Ed minor, ‘19) has always enjoyed helping others and making a difference in his community. He transferred to Ferrum College in order to be closer to home and to enjoy the benefits of attending a small liberal arts college: "I appreciate the small class sizes and one on [...]

Meet Chase Deaton2018-05-04T13:15:30+00:00

Meet Jade Jones

Jade Jones, a senior from Appomattox County, is majoring in Biology with a minor in Agricultural Sciences. Jade is very involved around campus through various clubs and organizations including: Co-captain of the Admissions Ambassadors Orientation leader  Social chair, ICC representative and member of the sorority Theta Gamma Omega  Co-vice-president of the Minds-N-Medicine Club [...]

Meet Jade Jones2018-03-15T20:26:08+00:00

Meet Taylor Dudley

Majoring in Animal Science and Minoring in Greenhouse Technology Favorite Event: 100 Breaststroke Fun Fact: She loves sheep and “I enjoy the swim team because it’s like a dysfunctional family and I love being a part of it.”   This profile was originally shared by the Ferrum College Swimming Team on their Instagram [...]

Meet Taylor Dudley2018-03-15T20:26:26+00:00

Meet Shan Johnson

Majoring in Health Science and Minoring in Chemistry & Biology Favorite Food: Mangos Favorite Event: 500 Free Why did you come to Ferrum: “I came because of an amazing opportunity. I stayed because I found my family.” Fun Fact: “My spirit animal is the Beluga Whale.”   This profile was originally shared by [...]

Meet Shan Johnson2018-03-15T20:27:02+00:00