04/2015 - News Archive

Published on
April 13, 2015
Lexington author to host reading during Union College Redbud Festival

Crystal E. Wilkinson, a Lexington author whose literary voice centers on African American culture in Appalachia, will be featured Friday during the Union College Redbud Festival. Wilkinson will appear during the festival at 2 p.m. on April 17, hosting a reading in the Rector Little Theatre.

Published on
April 11, 2015
Union College currently ranked No. 22 in NAIA Men's Golf Top 25 Poll

The Union College men's golf team remains ranked in the NAIA Men's Golf Coaches' Top 25  poll, coming in at 22nd in this week's rankings. The poll was voted upon by a panel of head coaches representing each of the conferences, Association of Independent Institutions and Unaffiliated Groups.

Published on
April 09, 2015
Union College education program recommended for national accreditation

Union College’s Educational Studies Unit (ESU) has been recommended for national accreditation following review this month by a state and national panel. Dr. Jason Reeves, Dean of the ESU program, made the initial announcement of pending accreditation recently.

Published on
April 09, 2015
Union College Spring Choral Concert to be held April 21

The Union College Spring Choral Concert will be presented to the college community on April 21 at 8 p.m. in the Conway Boatman Chapel. The event is free and open to the public. The concert will feature all three of Union’s choral ensembles joining together to perform Franz Joseph Haydn’s Te Deum in C Major.

Published on
April 08, 2015
Union College to sound “bells across the land”

Union College will to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War by ringing the Chapel bells at 3:15 p.m. on Thursday. The act is one publicized by the National Park Service and participation is encouraged for communities throughout the nation.

Published on
April 08, 2015
Union College professor participates in 'Honor in Service' conference at VMI

Union College professor Russell Sisson, Ph.D., recently participated in a panel discussion of service-learning at a recent conference at Virginia Military Institute. “Honor in Service” was the theme of the Fifth Annual Leadership Conference hosted by VMI’s Center for Leadership and Ethics.

Published on
April 07, 2015
Union College needs community support to win Seeds of Change Grant

Union College has entered the Seeds of Change® Grant Program for an opportunity to win one of several grants and is asking the community to get out and vote for their application. The grant program aims to enhance the environmental, economic and social well-being of gardens, farms and communities.

Published on
April 06, 2015
Gilliam Selected as USBC Fabulous Four Winner

Union College head bowling coach Chelsea Gilliam has been bestowed an honor only four women across the United States receive each year, as she has been chosen by the United States Bowling Congress as a "Fabulous Four" recipient.

Published on
April 06, 2015

Business students Aaron Wright, Michelle King and Katelyn Snelling participated last week in Idea State U, an entrepreneurship initiative sponsored by the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development. The three students developed business proposals as part of a regional qualifying event in the Idea U program.

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