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Matthew Wampler Excels in USCSA Championships

Matthew Wampler Excels in USCSA Championships

Matthew Wampler, a sophomore at Bridgewater College, placed fifth in the Men’s Ski Freestyle -Slopestyle event at the 36th annual United States Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association (USCSA) National Championships at Lake Placid, N.Y., March 9 -15.  

BC will Inaugurate David W. Bushman as 9th President on April 11

BC will Inaugurate David W. Bushman as 9th President on April 11

Bridgewater College will inaugurate Dr. David W. Bushman as the college's ninth president on April 11 at 10:30 a.m., on the campus mall. The inauguration of Dr. Bushman, who took office June 1, 2013, will celebrate ideals for which the College stands as

Gospel Extravaganza Set for March 22 at BC

Bridgewater College will present a Gospel Extravaganza at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 22, in the Carter Center for Worship and Music at Bridgewater College.

The concert includes the Bridgewater College Lift Your Voice Gospel Choir and James Madison University’s

March 23 Recital with David Snively Cancelled

Clarinetist David Snively, an adjunct instructor in music at Bridgewater College, will present a faculty recital, “Clarinet and Strings,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23, in the Carter Center for Worship and Music at Bridgewater College.

For the chamber music

Virginia Festival of the Book will Highlight BC's Scott Jost

Virginia Festival of the Book will Highlight BC's Scott Jost

Scott Jost, associate professor of art at Bridgewater College and author of Shenandoah Valley Apples, will be a featured writer at the 20th Annual Virginia Festival of the Book, March 19-24 in venues throughout Charlottesville and Albemarle County.

The

Bridgewater College Institutes Composting Pilot Program

As food composting programs spread throughout the United States, Bridgewater College is moving forward with plans to enhance its sustainability efforts and environmental stewardship.  The college recently implemented a composting pilot program for all of

Global Director of Sports Marketing for Gillette Company to Speak March 27

Global Director of Sports Marketing for Gillette Company to Speak March 27

Gregory L. Via – a 1979 Bridgewater College graduate who has been the global director of sports marketing for the Gillette Company since 2007 – will headline the college’s Scott Symposium on Business Ethics March 27.

Via will speak on “Business Ethics:

"The Monuments Men" Author to Speak March 19

Robert Edsel, author of The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History, will speak on Wednesday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m. in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College.  

Edsel’s books will be available for purchase and a

1864 Valley Campaign is Focus of BC Civil War Institute

The 1864 military campaign that helped crush Confederate resistance in the Shenandoah Valley during the Civil War is the thrust of the seventh annual Bridgewater College Civil War Institute.

The one-day institute, which is free and open to the public, will be

Theatre at BC Presented Fun, Energetic Spring Play

Theatre at BC Presented Fun, Energetic Spring Play

by Corley Tweedy ’14

Theatre at Bridgewater College presented The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) on stage in Cole Hall February 27 through March 2. Under the direction of Scott Cole, with assistance from Ethan Custer and Will Browning, a

Award-Winning Children's Author to Speak on March 26

Award-Winning Children's Author to Speak on March 26

Award-winning children’s author Kathryn Erskine will present the inaugural Alison Yowell Pazmino Endowed Lecture at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 26, in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College.

Erskine was a lawyer for many years before deciding to pursue her first

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