Over the past several weeks, University of Lynchburg physics professor Dr. John Eric Goff has been the go-to guy for reporters all over the world when it comes to the physics behind the Telstar 18 ball that’s being used at the 2018 World Cup soccer tournament in Russia.
Families of high school students have an opportunity to save money and find the right fit for their future college students during Virginia Private College Week, July 23-28, 2018. University of Lynchburg is one of 24 institutions throughout Virginia offering campus tours during the week. Any prospective student who visits at least three campuses during […]
Noticing that one strain of the plant grew more slowly than others, University of Lynchburg student Colby Phillips set out to find out why. His work could help scientists find the best plants for producing biofuels.
About 150 members of the University of Lynchburg community gathered Monday morning to celebrate the institution’s evolution to a university. It was the first business day as University of Lynchburg, something that President Kenneth R. Garren said is a matter of “truth in advertising.” “Last week, we were a university that called itself a college,” […]
Lynchburg College officially becomes University of Lynchburg today, July 1, 2018. The campus community will celebrate the change in a ceremony at 9 a.m. Monday at the Moon Field parking lot. President Kenneth R. Garren and Board of Trustees Chair Nathaniel Marshall ’83 will offer brief remarks, followed by the ceremonial unveiling of new University […]
The new lynchburg.edu reflects the institution’s new name, University of Lynchburg, and features enhanced navigation and content designed around the benefits of belonging to the University of Lynchburg community.
Dr. Autumn Dodge, assistant professor in the Lynchburg College School of Education, Leadership Studies, and Counseling, was part of a team of 28 literacy experts from across the United States that helped write, Standards for the Preparation of Literacy Professionals 2017.
For Sykethia Findley ’19, who goes by the nickname “Keke,” going to South Korea was a dream come true. “Studying abroad has always been a dream of mine, ever since I found out what ‘study abroad’ meant,” Findley wrote in an application to the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges, who awarded her a $2,000 Experiential Learning Scholarship for the trip.
Two students in Lynchburg’s Athletic Training program have been spending lots of time at the local ballpark lately, learning about how to keep professional baseball players on the field and off the disabled list. Since opening day in April, Zack Maust ’19 MSAT and Rachael Watkins ’19 have been doing a clinical rotation with the Lynchburg Hillcats, a Class-A Advanced Affiliate of the Cleveland Indians.
Dr. Gerald Prante, assistant professor of economics at Lynchburg College, was recently named to Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s Joint Advisory Board of Economists. On the board, he joins economists from the fields of higher education, banking, and other industries.