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  • Enroll Now
    located on the bottom of your acceptance letter Methods of Payment Pay Online Submit your deposit via Panther Tracks and join the entering class of 2016 Mail check or money order to the following address Ferrum College Admissions Office P O Box 1000 Ferrum VA 24088 Pay by phone by calling the Admissions office at 1 800 868 9797 option 1 Complete the Enrollment Process Once your Confirmation Deposit has been posted to your account you can complete any of the following steps to enrollment online through Panther Tracks We will automatically mail paper copies of the forms that are not completed online Submit your completed Housing Survey If you are a student who is eligible to live off campus and you are planning to do so you will complete the housing waiver form instead Complete and submit the 504 Questionnaire This form is available online but must be completed signed and mailed to the 504 Coordinator Have a physical examination and return the completed health form to the Health Center This form is available to be printed from Panther Tracks but includes a section that must be completed by your doctor Request that your transcripts be sent to Ferrum College upon completion of your high school diploma Transfer students will need to submit official transcripts of any college coursework attempted or completed after being accepted to Ferrum Register and attend one of the Summer Pre registration and Assessment Workshop Programs PAWS Registration information will be mailed to you Complete the official check in process upon your arrival to campus and attend the New Student Orientation Weekend program before classes begin for the fall semester Details will be mailed to you over the summer Begin your fall classes at the end of August and have a fun and successful first

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  • Residence Life and Housing
    540 365 4467 Hours 8 30 5 00 M F Our mission statement Arthur Moore Halls Single gender 4 person apartments Upperclassmen preferred Find out more Bassett Hall Single gender suites 4 persons 2 rooms Two RA s per floor Approximately 420 students Find out more Chapman Hall Co ed by section floor community bathrooms One RA per floor Approximately 100 students In times of need some rooms may be tripled Find out more Margaret M Clark Hall Single gender double rooms with private bathrooms Air conditioning unit in each room Find out more Dyer Hall Single gender double rooms with private bathrooms Air conditioning unit in each room Find out more Hillcrest Apartments Single gender 1 2 and 3 person apartments Upperclassmen only Approximately 24 apartments Find out more Riddick Hall Co ed by floor community bathrooms Three RA s in building Approximately 120 students Find out more Roberts Hall Co ed by floor single double rooms One RA per floor Community bathrooms Find out more Susannah Wesley Hall Co ed by floor remains locked 24 hours day Three RA s in building Approximately 70 students In times of need some rooms may be tripled Find out more Village East Apartments Single gender 1 and 2 person apartments Juniors seniors only one RA in building Limited housing available for married students and students with dependants Find out more Village West Apartments Single gender 1 and 2 person apartments Juniors seniors only one RA in building Approximately 13 apartments Find out more Information For Future Students Accepted Students Current Students President s Welcome Alumni Friends and Donors Faculty and Staff Visitors Student Calendar Campus Safety Procedures Title IX Information Related Pages Apartments Arthur and Moore Halls Bassett Hall Chapman Hall Hillcrest Apartments Living with a Roommate Loft Construction Guide Margaret

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  • Panther PAWS
    you are a first time freshman you must take the Student Readiness Inventory and follow any links that appear on your Panther Tracks page to indicate required placement tests If you have completed all of these tasks and registered by the appropriate deadline you will receive your fall semester class schedule during PAWS We will send confirmation of your registration shortly before your scheduled PAWS session If you are attending the PAWS on You must submit the Course Preference Questionnaire and SRI complete any required placement tests and register for PAWS by Saturday May 30 2015 Monday May 11 2015 Friday June 26 2015 Monday June 8 2015 Monday July 13 2015 Monday June 22 2015 Friday July 24 2015 Monday July 6 2015 Friday August 7 2015 Monday July 20 2015 Sign in to Panther Tracks to get started What can you expect on PAWS day You should plan to arrive on campus and check into PAWS between 9 00 and 10 30 a m in the Atrium of Franklin Hall our student center To help you find your way check out the campus map and directions to Ferrum An updated and complete schedule of the day s events will be distributed at Check In but a tentative overview of the day s activities is below Please note that you must plan to be on campus for PAWS activities throughout the day 9 00 10 30 a m Arrival and Check In at the Atrium Franklin Hall 10 30 11 50 a m Morning Information Sessions 11 50 a m 12 45 p m Lunch in Franklin Dining Hall 12 45 1 50 p m Afternoon Information Sessions 2 00 2 30 p m Small Group Meetings for Students with Faculty 2 00 4 00 p m Taking Care

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  • Ferrum College Selected a Top School in the Commonwealth
    Virginia Living State of Education a special bound in supplement to Virginia Living s October 2015 issue that celebrates excellence and innovation in Virginia s schools The College was recognized this year in the Capital Improvements category Featuring in depth and positive coverage of news and trends in secondary and higher education Virginia Living State of Education includes Top High Schools Colleges 2015 a list of more than 150 programs in public and private high schools and four and two year colleges including Ferrum College that are leading the way in innovation across the state Virginia Living s Top High Schools Colleges 2015 recognizes schools for excellence and innovation in six categories Arts Humanities Science Math Technology Fine Visual Arts Capital Improvements Athletics and Special Needs After thorough review of each school s programs and accomplishments Virginia Living s editors selected schools that have instituted programs or recently begun capital improvements aimed at strengthening students experiences in and beyond the classroom Virginia Living s Top High Schools Colleges 2015 is the resource for anyone curious about why Virginia s schools are consistently ranked among the nation s best Information For Future Students Accepted Students Current Students President s Welcome Alumni

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  • Learn About the Power of a Liberal Arts Education!
    counselor Securing America s Future The Power of Liberal Arts Education PDF Top 5 Reasons to Apply to a Liberal Arts College Top 5 Reasons to Apply to a Private School Why the US Tech Industry Needs Liberal Arts Graduates Follow SmartColleges on Twitter Like Power of Liberal Arts on Facebook Visit www LiberalArtsPower org Check out the video below Learn the Value of a College Education USA Today College Helps Students Dream of More Than a Salary Column Two thirds 69 of all borrowers owe less than 25 000 47 of borrowers owe less than 10 000 Only 4 owe more than 100 000 and much of that comes from going to graduate school The median life earnings for workers with a college degree is 1 million more than those with just a high school diploma College educated individuals are more likely to vote to be engaged in their communities and have healthier lifestyles 78 of students at private institutions are able to complete their degree in four years compared with 60 from state institutions 9 Myths About Private Nonprofit Higher Education Information For Future Students Accepted Students Current Students President s Welcome Alumni Friends and Donors Faculty and

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  • News and Press Releases
    of his alma Read more My E Chung to be Next Executive in Residence Luna Innovations Incorporated s president has experience leading multifaceted organizations to profi Read more Amazing Grace The Movie Star Mule to Retu Trick mule brings her long eared talents back into the show ring October 25 Read more Virginia s Custom Car History Cruises Into Bl The 41st annual Festival will be held Saturday October 25 at Ferrum College Read more Stepanovich Next Executive in Residence An expert in domestic surveillance cybersecurity and privacy law Stepanovich is senior policy cou Read more Ferrum College Named a Top School in the Comm The list includes nearly 150 programs in public and private schools leading the way in innovation ac Read more Durham Attends Seminar Focused on Global Citi The Salzburg Global Seminar Education for Global Citizenship What Why and How was held at Schlo Read more Professor Tony Giesen Featured in Laker Magaz The Giesen Gallery of American Brilliant Cut Glass on campus is also highlighted in the article Read more 53 000 Meals Packaged During Stop Hunger Now Media coverage about this orientation event for new students Read more ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Orientation Kick off Challenge followed by Stop Hunger Now food packaging event demonstrate College motto Not Self But Read more President Braaten Welcomes the Class of 2018 Ferrum College is proud to welcome the class of 2018 as we begin our 101st year Read more New Students Join with Community Members to H The annual Stop Hunger Now meal packaging event embodies the College s motto Not Self But Others Read more Richard Bland College Graduates Guaranteed Ad Debbie L Sydow President of Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary announced in Read more D2L Selected to Transform Students Online Le D2L Selected to Transform Students Online Learning Experiences Read more Rooms Still Available for FloydFestPLUS Lear The College offers on campus lodging shuttle service and special College sponsored events at the F Read more Ferrum to Participate in Virginia Private Col Sessions for prospective students and families will emphasize quality affordability of private high Read more Howell to Participate in Salzburg Global Semi Professor of Religion David Howell will participate in the seminar June 21 26 in Salzburg Austria Read more Ferrum College s First ever Giving Day Exceed Close to 20 000 in 24 hours raised through campus and online giving Read more Summer Enrichment Camp Offers New Friends F This summer Ferrum College Summer Enrichment Camp FCSEC will offer young students the opportunity Read more Ferrum College Buildings Placed on Historic R Eight Ferrum College buildings have been added to the Virginia Landmarks Register as well as the Nat Read more Kim Blair Selected for National Leadership Pr Ferrum College is pleased to announce that Vice President for Institutional Advancement Kimberly Bla Read more Ferrum College Partners With FloydFest to Off A hot shower and a comfortable bed will be welcomed after a long day spent enjoying this summer s Fl Read more SCHEV Considers Student Success During Meetin The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia SCHEV will be presented with the latest informa Read more Ferrum College Theatre Arts to Present The Cr The Ferrum College Theatre Arts Department will present The Crazy Quilt in Sale Theatre on May 28 an Read more Ferrum College s Local Foods Initiatives Rece Virginia Gov Terry McAuliffe awarded a 15 000 Agriculture Forestry Industries Development AFID Read more Howell Selected for Seminar on Teaching Inter Ferrum College is pleased to announce that Professor of Religion David Howell was selected from a na Read more Ferrum College Celebrates 98th Annual Commenc Ferrum College held its 98th annual commencement ceremonies for the class of 2014 this morning Aft Read more Ferrum College Holds Ribbon Cutting for New F Local dignitaries faculty staff and special guests were on hand today as Ferrum College hosted a r Read more Ferrum Students Present Research Results at C Two Ferrum College political science majors traveled with Ed Hally assistant professor of political Read more 200 Seniors to Receive Diplomas at College s More than 200 graduates will receive their degrees as Ferrum College celebrates its 98th annual comm Read more Tyler Lee is First Student Ever Named to Unit Ferrum College senior Tyler Lee a health sciences major from Alcoa Tenn is the first ever colleg Read more Logan Hodges Garners 2nd Place in National Sc Ferrum College sophomore Logan W Hodges a criminal justice major from Carroll County Va was awa Read more Barter Theatre to Present Don t Cry for Me M One of the nation s oldest professional non profit theatres Barter Theatre is bringing its product Read more Ferrum College Honors Faculty Emeriti Joe and Ferrum College friends faculty staff and students gathered in Garber Hall last Friday home to the Read more Academic Awards Ceremony 2013 2014 Congratulations to all of those honored at the Academic Awards Ceremony Here is a list of award win Read more Graduate ceramics student crafts sculptures f Ryan Osborne 11 has his work in the Masters of Fine Arts Thesis Group Show at Kent State University Read more Local Middle School Students Assist College W errum College Associate Professor of Environmental Science Director of Quality Enhancement Program Read more James E Winkler Next Theologian in Residence National Council of Churches NCC General Secretary President James E Winkler will be Ferrum Colle Read more The Noblemen Founder Al Midgett 79 Next Exec Midgett s miracle son inspired a grassroots movement to change lives and empower others to do Noble Read more Ferrum College Theatre Arts to Present Into t The Ferrum College Theatre Arts Department will present Into the Woods in Sale Theatre on March 27 Read more Alumnus Brian Redd Featured in The Roanoker Redd is on the magazine s cover and is the business dude in Dan Smith s article Read more Ferrum to Host 4th Annual Forum on Critical T The annual Ferrum College Forum on Critical Thinking Innovation Leadership focuses this year on Read more 17th Annual Women s Leadership Conference to The 17th Annual Women s Leadership Conference will be held at Ferrum College on Tuesday March 11 2 Read more Ferrum to Host Women s Basketball NCAA Tourna Pairings have been released for the 2014 NCAA Division III Women s Basketball Tournament and Ferrum Read more Doors Ministries Meggie Meidlinger to Speak On Monday March 10 2014 Doors Ministries Meggie Meidlinger will speak at Ferrum College about D Read more Darwin Expert Dr Duncan Porter to Speak at F Dr Duncan Porter professor emeritus of biological sciences at Virginia Tech will speak at the Nat Read more Ferrum College to Host Colorful Fundraising 5 Ferrum College and the Franklin County Family YMCA will host a colorful fundraising event the Put C Read more Ferrum Set to Host 2014 USA South Women s Bas We are excited to be hosting this week s USA South Women s Basketball Tournament on campus Ferrum Read more President Jennifer Braaten Joins CIC Board of Jennifer L Braaten president of Ferrum College was elected to the Council of Independent Colleges Read more Congress Recognizes Ferrum College s Centenni On February 4th Ferrum College president Jennifer Braaten and Vice President for Administration Dou Read more Faculty Staff and Students Attend Energy Ferrum College President Jennifer Braaten Assistant Professor of Biology and Environmental Science Read more Alum Phil Elmassian Returns as New Defensive This week Ferrum College introduced Phil Elmassian as Defensive Coordinator for the College s footba Read more Students Attend National Young Farmers Ranc On February 7 2014 six Ferrum College Agriculture Club and Collegiate Young Farmers students trave Read more Ferrum College in the Snow 2014 Starting Wednesday February 12 a snowstorm moved across the East coast Ferrum College was blanket Read more Kimberley S Crannis to be Next Executive in Kimberley S Crannis 83 chief of police for the Town of Blacksburg Va will serve as Ferrum Coll Read more Celtibillies Bring Music Traditions to Ferrum The Celtibillies a Virginia based acoustic group whose music explores the connections between Celti Read more 2014 RecycleMania RecycleMania 2014 begins February 2 This is a competition between schools to make the biggest inc Read more 100 Miles in 100 Days Human Resources and Institutional Advancement invite the Ferrum College Family to participate in a C Read more Snowy Days At Ferrum A series of photos from the recent winter storm Read more Ferrum College to Host Dr Tony Smith CEO of On Wed Feb 5 Ferrum College will host Dr Tony Smith President and CEO of Secure Futures and As Read more Celebrating Our Founders Day Events Planned Ferrum College is pleased to announce the first Celebrating Our Founders Day event on Sat Feb 8 Read more Empty Bowls Event at Ferrum College on Sunday The Ferrum College campus community and the public are invited to enjoy camaraderie good food and t Read more Ferrum College Completes The Mary Morton Pars In November 2012 The Mary Morton Parsons Foundation awarded Ferrum College a two to one challenge g Read more Ferrum College Plans Martin Luther King Jr The Ferrum College campus community will honor and celebrate the legacy of the Rev Dr Martin Luthe Read more Hanshue Austin Named Field Hockey Coach at Fe Director of Athletics Abe Naff has announced the hiring of Carrie Hanshue Austin as Field Hockey Coa Read more Agriculture Student Mary Hammock Wins State D Last month six Ferrum College agriculture students accompanied by Assistant Professor of Animal Sc Read more Ferrum College Christmas Concert Check out photos from Ferrum College s Christmas Concert held December 9 2013 Read more Ferrum College Boosts Its Green Initiatives b Christian Bedard former energy manager for Roanoke County Schools has been named Ferrum College s Read more Ferrum College Mary Baldwin College Sign Ar Jennifer Braaten president of Ferrum College and Pamela Fox president of Mary Baldwin College re Read more BRASS 5 Will Bring Holiday Cheer on Saturday BRASS 5 one of America s most successful educational ensembles will bring holiday cheer to the Fer Read more Christmas Concert Set for Monday December 9 Ferrum College s annual Christmas Concert will be held on Mon Dec 9 2013 at 7 p m in Vaughn Cha Read more Agriculture Club Members Attend Farm Bureau C Five Ferrum College Agriculture Club members attended the 2013 South Region Farm Bureau Collegiate R Read more Students Faculty Win Regional Criminal Just Last month nine Ferrum College Criminal Justice Club members and two professors attended the Region Read more Veteran Ferrum cast seeks third straight NCAA During Bryan Harvey s tenure as Ferrum College s women s basketball coach the Panthers have won thr Read more Ferrum Set to Restart Field Hockey Program Ferrum College has announced plans to restart its intercollegiate field hockey program beginning in Read more Ferrum College to Commemorate 50th Anniversar Ferrum College will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the November 22 1963 assassination of Presi Read more Ferrum College Awarded National Bin Grant Fifty new bins are being used around campus and for a student project recycling program at home spor Read more Franklin County Ninth graders learn teamwork A group of ninth graders at Franklin County High School recently visited Ferrum College s Low Ropes Read more Ferrum Danville Community College Sign Arti Ferrum College President Jennifer Braaten and Danville Community College DCC President Bruce Scism Read more President John F Kennedy s Assassination L The College will hold a series of Remembering JFK programs during November Read more Why Ferrum During a CICV Private College Tour visiting guidance counselors had the opportunity to participate Read more Ferrum College Receives Contract for Corrosio Ferrum College proudly announces its receipt of a 238 000 research contract under the direction of Read more Ferrum College Establishes New Equestrian Clu Ferrum College has established a new equestrian club in partnership with Healing Strides of Virginia Read more Groundbreaking for The Free Clinic of Frankli The Free Clinic of Franklin County held a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday October 29 to begin c Read more Ferrum College Participates in the Roanoke He Seven Ferrum College employees plus five additional family members and friends took part in this yea Read more Folklife festival seeks out the traditions of Now in its 40th year the Blue Ridge Folklife Festival has adapted its events and displays to reflec Read more New CEED Website Being Used by Ferrum College CEED has unveiled a new dashboard for educational use that Ferrum College is using in classrooms a Read more Blue Ridge Folklife Festival Featured in WSLS Blue Ridge Folklife Festival Featured in WSLS s Round Town Segment for this weekend Read more Blue Ridge Folklife Festival is Saturday The 40th annual Blue Ridge Folklife Festival will be held rain or shine Saturday Oct 26 from 10 Read more Ferrum College to Host Roanoke Valley Reads E The evening of activities will allow children and adults to celebrate reading together Read more Nelson Deputy Inducted into Ferrum Football H Nelson Deputy inducted into Ferrum Football Hall of Fame Read more 40th Annual Blue Ridge Folklife Festival Set Highlights include traditional crafts and music country foods mule jumping antique cars and more Read more Ferrum College to Commemorate President Kenne Programs will be held in November highlighting Kennedy s legacy and its profound impact on the natio Read more Ferrum College to Host Roanoke River 2013 Con Topics will range from the effect of climate change on water resources to storm water management Read more Virginia Music Preserved in History The Smithsonian is republishing a Ferrum College grad student s 30 year old recordings of African Am Read more Ferrum College Celebrates Its Centennial by L The Franklin County school which has a current enrollment of about 1 500 students has seen signifi Read more Former Presidents Dignitaries Help Celebra Distinguished faculty legendary coaches and other notables will also attend Centennial Celebration Read more Ferrum College Plans Panther Homecoming of a The College will celebrate its Centennial with a full weekend of exciting events Oct 4 6 Read more Ferrum College to Dedicate New Norton Tolley Donors dignitaries alumni students and guests will gather for a formal ceremony before home footb Read more Barter Theatre to Bring the Paranormal to Fer A limited number of tickets to Joe Simonelli s The Ghost in the Meadow are still available Read more William H Fralin Jr to be Next Ferrum Coll The Honorable William H Fralin Jr to serve as next Ferrum College Executive in Residence Sept 26 Read more Ferrum College President Braaten Welcomes Stu The College welcomes students to its Centennial academic year Read more Ferrum College Plans for Ferrum Mercantile Ne Ferrum College has announced a new business and community development venture to be known as the Fer Read more Dale Jett to Perform With Hello Stranger Ju The legendary Carter family member and his group will offer a true Appalachian Americana experience Read more Theresa Potter Helped Author James Michener W Ferrum College s Theresa Potter assisted author James Michener with 11 books Read more Don t Miss Legendary Carter Family Member Dal Third generation Carter Family that provide a true Appalachian Americana experience Read more Book Your Ferrum College FloydFestPLUS Lodgi This summer July 25 28 join us for Ferrum College s FloydFestPLUS and experience one of the pre Read more Ferrum College s Julie Nix Named to Franklin Ferrum College s assistant director of financial aid Julie Nix was appointed to the Franklin County Read more Two Students Chosen for Competitive Undergrad Blake Sproles 14 and Grant Waldrop 14 are conducting microbiological research this summer at Virgi Read more Ferrum College Announces 200 000 Challenge G College President Jennifer Braaten shared the news of philanthropist Guy Beatty s gift during United Read more Ferrum College Hosts Teaching and Learning In Ferrum College was host to the Appalachian College Association s ACA Teaching and Learning Institu Read more Larnell Starkey and the Spiritual Seven Slate The traditional gospel group often referred to as the Gospel Temptations is part of the new Blue R Read more Ferrum College Awarded 125 000 Jessie Ball d The College will use the money to fund its Green Revolving Loan Fund and partially support a new Ene Read more Congratulations to Ferrum College Alumna Daph A graduate of the College s Teacher Education program Tilley was named Franklin County Teacher of t Read more Ferrum College Announces New Blue Ridge Perfo The College continues the tradition of providing quality family entertainment to the region Read more Virginia Quilt Survey Planned at Blue Ridge I Virginia Consortium of Quilters will be photographing and recording information about the quilts and Read more Ferrum College Celebrates 97th Annual Commenc 220 graduates received their diplomas during today s graduation ceremony Read more Ferrum College Soon to be Graduate Norma Vele Read the front page article about Velez by Duncan Adams Read more Ferrum News Clay Campbell President of the Martinsville Speedway added the Ferrum College logo to his car to c Read more Ferrum News Major was chosen from among more than 250 applicants to the summer institutes Read more Ferrum News The event celebrated the award winning artist s donation of artwork to commemorate the College s Cen Read more Ferrum News The Panthers shared this year s softball award with Mary Baldwin College Read more Ferrum News 33 individuals were included in the inaugural Beta Iota Omega induction ceremony Read more Ferrum News See photographs from recognition and awards events held this year Read more Ferrum News Learn more about the College s green initiatives including saving energy farm to table projects r Read more Ferrum News The College is making significant strides to reducing its carbon footprint and becoming the greenest Read more Ferrum News Physical Plant department members started removing the existing building so that a new two story fac Read more Ferrum News A reception followed honoring Professor Tony Giesen who donated his collection of American Brillian Read more Ferrum News McColl remarkable voice acting career includes being the voice of the NFL on Fox for 11 football s Read more Lanier and Theckla Frantz Donated a Model T F Read an article about the donation that appeared in The New Castle Record Read more Documentation Discovery Day Scheduled June Virginia Consortium of Quilters will photograph and record information about the quilts and their ma Read more Ferrum College ENACTUS formerly SIFE Team C The Ferrum team will head to the National Exposition in Kansas City after winning the regional compe Read more Ferrum College President Braaten Attends Yes Read The Chronicle of Higher Education article about the Coalition s work Read more The Roanoke Times Features Ferrum College and Read the article about Riverstone Organic Farm in Floyd County recently becoming a produce provider Read more Ferrum College s Certificates Program Highlig The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia featured the College s program in its third editi Read more Ferrum College Announces Partnership with Riv The campus is enjoying locally grown produce from one of the region s first commercial scale certifi Read more Forum on Critical Thinking Innovation Lead See photographs from the Corporate Sponsors Reception as well as the Forum held the night before Read more Ferrum College Announces 25 Million Centenn Fund raising campaign to focus on College s academic mission in celebration of its 100th anniversary Read more Ferrum College Alumnus Allen DeHart Gifts 172 Read The Roanoke Times article that appeared on the front page of the Sunday paper on March 3 Read more Ferrum College Celebrates the Completion of N A dramatic addition to Garber Hall welcomes students back to campus Read more Ferrum College Certificate Programs Complemen Certificates enhance undergraduate education and open more doors to future employment Read more DeHart Botanical Gardens Gifted to Ferrum Col The gift of the Gardens extends the College s footprint from the Blue Ridge Mountains to Smith Mount Read more Ferrum College Graduate Sean Duff is New Fran Read Stacey Hairston s recent article about Duff in The Franklin News Post Read more Ferrum College to Begin Offering Men s Swimmi Women s swimming was added in 2011 and the College is preparing to add a Division III men s program Read more WDBJ7 President and General Manager Jeffery M Marks spoke as part of the Ferrum College Executive in Residence program Read more New Franklin County Family YMCA Opens on Camp The 20 000 square foot facility is located in the College s Fitness Center Read more Ferrum College Claims Share of 2012 USA South Ferrum Va Nov 13 2012 Ferrum College s football team claimed a share of the 2012 USA South Ath Read more Ferrum College Hosts Fall Mid Atlantic Librar Nearly 20 librarians from the region learned about the role games can play in learning Ferrum Va Read more Ferrum College to Host Thought provoking Conv Associate Professor Dr Delia Heck will moderate a discussion about sustainability based upon the wo Read more Ferrum College Academic Certificates Give Gra Certificates are a group of related courses and experiences that complement both major and minor pro Read more Ferrum College s Rebecca Austin Mobilized for Ferrum Va Nov 1 2012 Ferrum College s Rebecca Austin of Boones Mill was mobilized earlier Read more Carilion CEO Nancy Agee Advises Students to B Agee spoke at part of the Ferrum College Executive in Residence program Ferrum Va October 31 20 Read more The 2012 Blue Ridge Folklife Festival A Phot Virginia s largest celebration of authentic regional traditions the Blue Ridge Folklife Festival Read more Weather related Information Regarding Hurrica With a high wind warning in effect for the Roanoke Valley and the possibility of power outages Ferr Read more Ferrum College Men s Lacrosse Joins the South Ferrum Va Oct 24 2012 The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference SCAC recently announced Read more Ferrum College Receives Japanese Maples The saplings are a gift from Luther Derby Jr whose father was the College president from 1943 19 Read more Ferrum College s Dr Delia Heck Co hosts Even Perspectives on Edward Burtynsky Oil Thursday October 25 6 30 p m Taubman Museum of Art 110 Sa Read more Pictures from Homecoming 2012 While the Panthers were tearing it up on the field the Homecoming crowd showed its appreciation fro Read more Traditional Crafts and Music Country Foods Called thoroughly authentic by The New York Times Virginia s largest celebration of authentic reg Read more A Custom and Antique Car Show is a Feature of A custom and antique car show is just one of the many exciting features of this year s Blue Ridge Fo Read more The Blue Ridge Folklife Festival Featured on Blue Ridge Institute director Roddy Moore was interviewed today about the upcoming Blue Ridge Folkli Read more Ferrum College Students Walk a Mile in Her S 300 students turn out for event to raise awareness of the danger of dating violence Ferrum Va Oc Read more Novozymes Biologicals President Patrick Patte Novozymes Biologicals President Patrick Patterson was the Executive in Residence for Ferrum College Read more Novozymes Biologicals President Patrick Patte Patterson s 11 15 a m keynote address to students faculty and staff in Franklin Hall is open to th Read more Time Magazine Environmental Hero for the Pla Renowned ethnobotanist and social entrepreneur Dr Mark Plotkin s evening lecture is free and open t Read more Over 70 Collectors Scholars and Musicians to Participants will explore the instrument s journey from West African folk roots to concert halls acr Read more Three Hundred to Walk a Mile in Her Shoes O The walk kicks off the Red Flag Campaign designed to end dating violence on college campuses Ferrum Read more Ferrum College Hosts Lambda Sigma President s Ferrum College Hosts Lambda Sigma President s Conference Student presidents and board members from f Read more Ferrum College Launches Media and Communicati The College started the media and communication minor in September 2012 with the major to begin in S Read more Ferrum College Opens Par 3 Golf Course Called Panther Hills the par 3 course will serve the campus and community Ferrum Va Sept 20 2 Read more Life long Advocate for Those in Need Brings H Ferrum Va September 20 2012 Lutheran Family Services of Virginia LFSVA President and Chief Read more WDBJ 7 Aired Stories About Panther Hills The Reporter Bryce Williams was at Ferrum College to cover the new College golf course and Blue Ridge In Read more Check Out WSLS TV10 s Recent Ferrum College R Reporter Erin Barnett interviewed Blue Ridge Institute and Museum Director Roddy Moore about the mov Read more Alpha Epsilon Phi Members Win Literacy Alive The Ferrum College Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi was recognized for their spring library program Readin Read more Ferrum College Panther Scamper 5K Will Test R The popular Family Day event is open to the public and features both a run and walk to benefit the a Read more Ferrum College Student Wins Scholarship Deanna Reid wins Sidney B Meadows Scholarship Award for her work in horticulture Read more Vietnam Veteran Given Proper Burial Thanks in Recently Sammy Oakey 82 helped give Vietnam veteran Barry Wayne Capito a proper burial when he died Read more Ferrum College Unveils New Scanning Electron New microscope brings Ferrum s School of Natural Sciences and Math to the forefront of education and Read more Ferrum College s Delta Phi Epsilon Sorority R The College s Gamma Mu Chapter is recognized for nearly doubling its size during its first semester Read more 600 Ferrum College Students and Community Mem On Sunday September 2 600 Ferrum College students and community members learned the meaning of the Read more Ferrum College Professor Receives Grant for A Megan St Peters Ph D received the grant for her work on attention disorders in the brain Ferrum Read more Happy New school Year at Ferrum College Ferrum College kicked off the new school year with the annual opening conference this morning in the Read more VIDEO Learn More About the New Ferrum Colleg Ferrum College debuted a new opportunity during the summer of 2012 called the Freshman Scholars prog Read more Ferrum College Dining Services Receives NACUF Dining Services personnel traveled to Boston earlier this summer to receive the gold medal award Fer Read more Ferrum College Introduces New Director of Sta Dr Brandi Porter recently assumed the reins Read more Watch the WSET TV 13 Story About the Ferrum C Ferrum alum Horace Green 69 was interviewed in the Hank Norton Athletic Center yesterday by WSET TV Read more Ferrum High Heels and Apple Ridge Farm Not only did a Ferrum alum organize the recent Suntrust High Heels Charity Race on the Roanoke City Read more Ferrum College Continues Its Tradition of Mem Ferrum College Continues Its Tradition of Memorializing the Marshall 8 Read more Ferrum College Professor Todd Frederickson Is Shrinking and fragmenting habitat has endangered the familiar box turtle so Ferrum College scientis Read more 2012 Southwest Shootout Recruiting Lacrosse C FERRUM Va July 11 2012 The 2012 Southwest Shootout Recruiting Lacrosse Camp is in session th Read more Nate Yetzer Named Ferrum College Head Wrestli FERRUM Va July 6 2012 Ferrum College introduced its new head wrestling coach Nate Yetzer du Read more BRDT Directors Farewell Season Sets the Stag Traditional favorites new venues children s theatre among offerings under consideration Ferrum Read more Western Virginia Roy Stanley Education Classi Ferrum College will host Emory Henry College for the game on September 1 Read more The Virginia College Fund Gives 152 201 42 G Roanoke Va June 28 2012 At its annual meeting in Roanoke on June 28 2012 The Virginia Colle Read more Ferrum College to Revitalize Wrestling Progra Press Conference to be held on July 6 to introduce New Head Wrestling Coach Read more Ferrum College President Jennifer Braaten Cal The Franklin News Post praises Dr Braaten s ten years at the helm of Ferrum College Ferrum Va Ju Read more Local Economy Benefits from Ferrum College s Study results show advantages from payroll construction projects student spending and cultural of Read more Ferrum College SIFE Team Second Runner Up In The Ferrum team competed in the SIFE USA National Exposition in Kansas City after winning the region Read more Southwest Virginia s Finest Old Quilts and Co The Great Western Virginia Cover Up Historic Quilts Bedcovers showcases the region s bedcover m Read more PHOTOS Ferrum College faculty staff alumn The day was beautiful and the event entertaining See photos here http flic kr s aHsjzLwGgz Ad Read more VIDEO Ferrum College Professor Dr Richard S Dr Richard Smith is one of the most accomplished Professors at Ferrum College He will soon have a Read more VIDEO Ferrum College Expands Fitness Center Here is a link to the Video from the announcement on May 23 2012 http youtu be d7ih4ajoAkU Admiss Read more Ferrum College Minds N Medicine Club Partners Ferrum Va May 24 2012 Earlier this year the Ferrum College Minds N Medicine Club partnered Read more Ferrum College Fitness Center to Expand Beco The facility will undergo a 500 000 expansion funded by a federal grant and become affiliated wit Read more Jack Tale Players Celebrate 37th Season by Pe A spring tour of 29 schools will be followed by free public performances Ferrum Va May 11 2012 Read more Ferrum College Celebrates 96th Annual Commenc Nearly 200 graduates received diplomas during ceremonies that included awards presentations and a ke Read more Watch Ferrum College Commencement Ceremonies Watch the archived stream of Ferrum College commencement ceremonies by following this link and click Read more Ferrum College Dedicates Hank Norton Athletic Hundreds celebrate the opening of the the new 5 5 million state of the art facility Read more Ferrum College Alum James Johnson Named Hokie Ferrum College Alum James Johnson Named Hokies Head Coach Johnson was a stand out player at Ferrum C Read more Ferrum College to Celebrate the Opening of th The new 5 5 million state of the art facility will be dedicated Friday May 4 2012 Ferrum Va M Read more Ferrum College Men s Lacrosse Honors First ev Ferrum College Men s Lacrosse Honors First ever Graduating Senior Honored senior Mike Walter is the Read more Ferrum College Forum Featured Committee for a As part of its Forum on Critical Thinking Innovation and Leadership Ferrum College Read more Crooked Road Dulcimer Festival Coming to Ferr Catering to players of all skill levels the festival will feature nationally known instructors wor Read more Ferrum College SIFE Team Awarded Lowe s Chari Ferrum College SIFE Team Awarded Lowe s Charitable and Educational Foundation Grant The Ferrum team Read more Ferrum College Associate Professor Receives N Ferrum College Associate Professor Receives National Award William Dub Osborne Jr is the recipie Read more 2012 Ferrum College President s Cup Ferrum Va April 10 2012 Baseball player Paul Jaglowski is the recipient of the 2012 President Read more Ferrum College SIFE Team Crowned Regional Cha Ferrum College SIFE Team Crowned Regional Champions for 23rd Consecutive Year The Ferrum team will Read more Global Leader in Coal Production Tells Ferrum Global Leader in Coal Production Tells Ferrum Students Work to Your Strengths Alpha Natural Resou Read more Ferrum College Softball Player Lindsay Ethert Ferrum College softball player Lindsay Etherton will miss the Panthers senior day because her Army Read more Ferrum College to Host Dean of Duke Universit Ferrum College to Host Dean of Duke University Chapel for Wright Lecture Series Sam Wells to speak i Read more Baliles and Goode Recognize Blue Ridge Instit Former Virginia Governor Gerald L Baliles and Presidential hopeful Virgil Goode were each on hand Read more Ferrum College Students Receive Research Gran One student will study jaguars in Belize while another will measure the impact of prescribed burns Read more Ferrum Women win USA South Championship FERRUM Va Ferrum College left no doubt who the champion of the USA South was after an 82 56 s Read more Dr George Byrd Passed Away Feb 14 2012 Dr George Byrd Passed Away Feb 14 2012Associate Professor of Agriculture served Ferrum College an Read more Harvey Brookins Shares Secrets to Success Harvey Brookins Shares Secrets to Success Read more Stop Hunger Now Event Embodies Ferrum Colle Stop Hunger Now Event Embodies Ferrum College Motto Not Self But Others More than 400 Franklin Read more Nationally Syndicated Radio Host Martha Barne Nationally Syndicated Radio Host Martha Barnette to Speak during Women s Leadership Conference March Read more Ferrum College Leaders Visit Congress Ferrum College President Dr Jennifer L Braaten and Vice President for Enrollment Dr Douglas Clar Read more Ferrum College Hosts National Endowment for t Ferrum College Hosts National Endowment for the Arts Award Winner Norman Kennedy The Scottish born Read more Ferrum College Artist and Faculty Member Matt Ferrum College Artist and Faculty Member Matt LaRose Making Impact as Both Artist and Educator In ad Read more Dr Braaten Featured on Front Page of Roanoke The Roanoke Times took a look back at 10 years of progress for Ferrum as Dr Braaten achieves a deca Read more Ferrum College Virginia Western Community C Agreement will ease transfer of Virginia Western A A S Administration of Justice students to Ferrum Read more Museum Quality Collection of John Wesley Memo Museum Quality Collection of John Wesley Memorabilia on Display at Ferrum College A generous gift to Read more Gamma Mu Chapter of Delta Phi Epsilon Charter Gamma Mu Chapter of Delta Phi Epsilon Chartered at Ferrum College Delta Phi Epsilon is Ferrum Colleg Read more Video The John Wesley Collection at Ferrum C Ferrum College Board of Trustees member Thelma Crowder and her husband Harold recently donated a c Read more Ferrum College SIFE Team Receives 4 500 in G Ferrum College SIFE Team Receives 4 500 in Grants Monetary Awards granted by SIFE USA will benefit Read more Ferrum s Stanley Library partners with Better Discards Donations Program generates Literacy Program and Library Funding Ferrum Va Dec 20 2 Read more Reid Wins 2011 Farm Bureau Collegiate Young F Deanna Reid Wins 2011 Farm Bureau Collegiate Young Farmer Discussion Meet Ferrum College Agricultur Read more Video A Tour of Ferrum College Environmental Ferrum College boasts one of the oldest environmental science programs in the nation This rich tr Read more Ferrum College Awarded 375 636 for Laborator Ferrum College Awarded 375 636 for Laboratory Improvements The Tobacco Indemnification and Communit Read more Walters Wins Penn State Alumni Award Director of Ferrum College Career Services Office is 2011 recipient of the Leadership Service Awar Read more Holiday Greetings from Dr Jennifer L Braate Read more Empty Bowls Proves Popular Empty Bowls Event Proves Popular Read more Bones Experts Reunite on Ferrum College Cam Bones Experts Reunite on Ferrum College CampusFather and Daughter introduce Longwood University Ho Read more Ferrum College Student and Faculty Member Win Ferrum College Student and Faculty Member Win First Place Awards in Criminal Justice Competitions Read more A Decade of Progress Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet consectetuer adipiscing elit Nam eua Donec lobortis purus vel 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    Sponsors Reception will be held Read more Forum on Critical Thinking Innovation and Le The sixth annual Forum on Critical Thinking Innovation and Leadership will be held Monday March 12 Read more Theologian in Residence Denise Honeycutt will be the College s Theologian in Residence Read more Panther Preview Panther Preview is Ferrum College s Open House program Read more Panther Preview Panther Preview is Ferrum College s open house program Read more Panther Preview Panther Preview is Ferrum College s Open House program Read more NSM Friday Seminar Description Read more Todd Haymore Executive in Residence Keynote Todd Haymore Secretary of Agriculture Forestry for the Commonwealth of Virginia will give a keyn Read more Michael Friedlander Executive in Residence K Michael Friedlander founding executive director of the Virginia Teach Carilion Research Institute Read more NSM Friday Seminar Description Read more Local Food Initiative Workshop Local Food Initiative Workshop Read more NSM Friday Seminar NSM Friday Seminar Read more Lessons Carols Lessons Carols 2015 Read more Day of Remembrance Promise Day of Remembrance Promise Read more NSM Friday Seminar NSM Friday Seminar Read more NSM Friday Seminar Chemistry Club Demo Show Read more Theatre Arts Presents Vanya and Sonia and

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  • Help Keep Our Campus Healthy!
    of many communicable diseases Stay home if you are sick If you are a student and don t feel well stay in your residence hall room inform your RA that you are sick and limit contact with others to keep from infecting them The CDC recommends an annual flu vaccine for everyone 6 months of age and older There are documented benefits from flu vaccination including reductions in flu illnesses related doctors visits and missed work or school Vaccination also prevents flu related hospitalizations and deaths The vaccine is available at the Tri Area Community Health Center on campus If students do not have health insurance the cost is only 24 for the shot Ebola A major health crisis in several countries in West Africa is the current outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease EVD The disease is also a concern worldwide as isolated cases have been confirmed in Germany Norway France Spain the United Kingdom and the United States Andrea Zuschin Vice President for Student Affairs recently participated in a seminar hosted by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators NASPA and the American College Health Association ACHA Both of these organizations continue to monitor Ebola Ferrum administrators have also been in contact with Brenda Turman RN at Tri Area on our campus This past week administrators and staff met to review the current protocols in place to handle emergencies related to EVD Ferrum will also continue to closely monitor EVD updates from the CDC and the Virginia Department of Health VDH Advice for Colleges Universities and Students About Ebola a CDC website may be particularly helpful for students and their families The information on the site aligns with Ferrum College s practices Ebola is transmitted through direct contact with the bodily fluids of someone who is already showing symptoms

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