Dr. Sarah Hendrix, a beloved member of the Union College family, lost her life on February 11, 2015, along with her husband Kevin, daughter Gracie and son Jason, in a family tragedy that remains difficult to understand.
Union College center Lydia Nash was named to the 2014-15 Capital One Academic All-America® College Division Women's Basketball Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
The Union College music program will present its annual Valentine Concert on Saturday, February 14 at 8 p.m. in the Conway Boatman Chapel. The event, which is a presentation of romantic melody, is free and open to the public.
The Blue Crawdads prove that getting the blues can be an awful lot of fun. The Barbourville-based band brings its mix of blues, roots, and rock & roll to Union College’s Rector Little Theatre on Saturday, Feb. 7.
Union College will announce the establishment of a campus chapter of the Appalachia Service Project (ASP) that will lend student hands to help families of the local community at a special ceremony on Wednesday, Jan. 21.
Union College President Marcia Hawkins, Ph.D., along with Vice-President of Academic Affairs Dr. David Johns, has announced the addition of Douglas Olenik as Director of Bands to the college’s Department of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts. Olenik will enter into his duties this month.
The Union College Department of Athletics will grow their sport offerings in 2015-16, as Men’s and Women’s Archery will be added to the school’s slate of intercollegiate athletics, Director of Athletics Tim Curry announced on Thursday.With the addition of the men’s and women’s archery programs, Union will now offer 25 intercollegiate athletic programs.
Today, Union College and President Marcia Hawkins, Ph.d., will join President Obama, the First Lady, and Vice President Biden along with hundreds of college presidents and other higher education leaders to announce new actions to help more students prepare for and graduate from college.
The City of Barbourville is one of eight Appalachian communities among 26 to receive technical support to integrate local food systems into community economic development action plans, announced Wednesday by the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), Centers for Disease Control (CDC), and Delta Regional Authority (DRA).