Henrietta Lacks was a poor, black tobacco farmer whose cells, taken without her knowledge in 1951, went on to become the first immortal human cells ever grown in the laboratory.
Van Jones, co-host of CNN’s Crossfire and president and co-founder of Rebuild the Dream, will speak on Monday, Oct. 6, at 7:30 p.m., in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College.
It looks like an Easter egg on wheels, but the ELF – a solar powered pedal car – gets some serious mileage (the equivalent of 1,800 miles per gallon of gasoline).
Charlottesville, Va., artist Isabelle Abbot will exhibit paintings from the central Virginia Piedmont in the Cleo Driver Miller Art Gallery at Bridgewater College Sept. 22 – Oct. 15.
Two Bridgewater College students who achieved superior academic standards and good campus citizenship have been selected as recipients of the John W. and Lurene M. Durna Endowed Scholarship.