Sports

Equestrian Club
Mar
31

Equestrian Club Returns to Ferrum Campus

A new partnership with Healing Strides of Virginia, a therapeutic riding facility in Boones Mill, brings students riding, learning, and service opportunities. In addition to weekly riding lessons and horsemanship clinics to improve their skills, student club members will volunteer five hours each week at the facility in Boones Mill. College President Jennifer Braaten is […]

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Philanthropy

Bob '63 and Judy Simmons
Mar
31

Ferrum Prepared Simmons for a Better Life

Bob Simmons ’63 never thought he would attend college. Growing up in West Virginia, he was part of a family that valued a strong work ethic over an education. Working full time since the age of 12, Simmons focused only on what was required to graduate from high school, and he was the first in […]

Energy conference
Mar
31

Ferrum Represented at VCU Energy & Sustainability Conference

The Energy & Sustainability Conference sponsored by Virginia Commonwealth University in February, brought together more than 800 participants, including national business and institutional leaders, to discuss the issues impacting energy and sustainability strategies. Dr. Jennifer Braaten joined a Higher Education Leadership Roundtable along with Jon Alger, James Madison University president, and Colette Sheehy, University of […]

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