10/2015 - News Archive

Published on
October 12, 2015
Mike McPherson has been named the new Vice President of Advancement for Union College

Union College President Marcia Hawkins, Ph.D., announced recently the appointment of Michael R. McPherson as Vice President of Advancement. In this role, McPherson will oversee the institution’s fundraising, communications and community relations efforts.

Published on
October 09, 2015
Union College students receive PRIDE Volunteer of the Month Award

The Union College freshman class earned the PRIDE Volunteer of the Month Award for participating in Service Day — one-day service “blitz” in their new community. On Aug. 22, groups of 20 to 25 students performed community service at 13 locations in the region. A total of 230 students participated.

Published on
October 06, 2015
Golden Can food drive underway; Union College challenged to defend trophy

The Pursuit of the Golden Can is a collegiate food drive competition held annually between southeastern Kentucky colleges including Union College, University of the Cumberlands and Eastern Kentucky University. Union has bested the other schools in the competition since entering the program four years ago.

Published on
October 05, 2015
Union College men's soccer team upsets No. 1 University of Rio Grande

Sometimes it's better to be lucky than good, but it's even better when you are lucky and good. Such was the case for No. 25 Union College as it defeated visiting No. 1 University of Rio Grande (Ohio) 2-1 on Saturday in non-conference men's soccer action.

Published on
October 05, 2015
Union College hosts gripping documentary '1971' which exposes the FBI

Union College presents 1971 with director and producer Johanna Hamilton as part of the South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers at Rector Little Theatre on Wednesday, October 14. Hamilton will be in attendance and hold a discussion following the film. The event is free and open to the public.

Published on
October 01, 2015
New tuition program at Union College to focus on southeast Kentucky students

Union College recently announced the Southeastern Kentucky Grant, a tuition assistance program which will be available to students beginning in the fall of 2016. The new program was unveiled to high school guidance counselors during a conference with Union’s financial aid and admissions personnel.

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