Spring Break with OLP

Disa Woodland, Copy Desk Chief~

Over spring break, the Outdoor Leadership Program (OLP) took eight students into the Florida Everglades for a week-long trip of camping and kayaking. The students met OLP at 8 a.m. on Saturday morning, March 2, to start the 15-hour trip to Florida. Read More

LC St. Lucia Struggles to Recruit

Brennae Spence, Guest Writer~

Lynchburg College’s St. Lucia campus is currently in the process of enlisting students solely for online courses due to the struggle of recruiting new students.

Vice President and Dean for Academic Affairs Sally Selden stated, “Right now we only have one residential program there, and it’s a blend of some online classes and some face-to-face.” Read More

Annual Big Litter Day

Grace Cavanaugh, Guest Writer~

This Saturday, March 17 is Big Litter Day. According to Gabriel Roberts at the Office of Community Involvement, Big Litter Day is “an event done every year at the Claytor Nature Center where volunteers pick up trash and help clean up around the area.” Read More

Lynchburg’s Civil War POW Camp

Disa Woodland, Copy Desk Editor~

In the past several decades there has been a reinvigoration of the study of the Civil War and a time of remembrance for those lives lost. The curiosity has increased as more documents are being found that would answer questions that are several generations old, such as what happened to the young man who went off to fight in the Civil War? Read More

Off to the Everglades

Nathaniel Pierce, Staff Writer~

The Lynchburg College Outdoor Leadership Program will be headed to the Florida Everglades during the 2018 spring break. Peter Berry, the director of the OLP, is heading up the adventure. Altogether, there are 12 people going on the trip to the Everglades, eight of which are students. LC-OLP is partnering with Sweet Briar College on this trip. Read More

Spring Organization Fair

Emily Yinger, Guest Writer~

Lynchburg College held its annual spring semester organization fair on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018. The fair was located in the West Room on the third floor of the Drysdale Student Center.

Thirty organizations and clubs were featured at the organization fair. The number of organizations represented at the fair makes up less than half of the total organizations and clubs that operate on campus. Some of the organizations at the fair included Bonner Leaders, Relay for Life and Lynchburg College Smash. Read More