by Corley Tweedy ’14
Bridgewater College's annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration featured Wil Haygood, Washington Post reporter and author of The Butler: A Witness to History, as the keynote speaker on Jan. 29.
After a touching introduction from Dean
Christa Bowden, an associate professor of art at Washington and Lee University, will exhibit “Roots and Nests” in the Cleo Driver Miller Art Gallery Feb. 10 – March 7, at Bridgewater College.
Bowden will present an artist’s talk at 4 p.m. on Monday, Feb.
Bridgewater College will present a Spanish film festival Feb. 5 - 14. All films are subtitled in English and will be shown at 7 p.m. in Cole Hall.
“Después de Lucia” After Lucia (2012) will be shown Wednesday, Feb. 5.
Post Mortem will be presented Monday,
The documentary, “A Place at the Table,” will be shown at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College.
Directed by Kristi Jacobson and Lori Silverbush, the documentary examines the issue of hunger in America through the stories of three people
A $2,500 grant to Bridgewater College from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation will fund the purchase of an electric-powered utility vehicle for use in the college's recycling program.
The Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the company that operates the
Eight students from Bridgewater College will compete Feb. 9 and 10 against students from Virginia's 14 other leading independent colleges and universities in a debate involving ethics and health care.
The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VFIC)
Jonathan Myerson Katz, author of The Big Truck that Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster, will speak at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College.
A former Associated Press reporter, Katz – who lived in
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 11 million Americans are unemployed.
And yet, 4 million jobs languish with no one to fill them.
The "skills gap" – the divide between the skills job seekers have and the skills employers seek – will
Three-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee and former United States Ambassador Tony P. Hall, a leading advocate for hunger relief programs and improving human rights conditions around the world, will speak at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3, in Cole Hall at Bridgewater
Bridgewater College will present Buster Keaton’s silent film Seven Chances at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, in Cole Hall.
Dr. Larry Taylor, associate professor of music at Bridgewater College, will provide organ accompaniment during the showing of the film.
Although the observance of the birthday of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., is Jan. 20, Bridgewater College will celebrate the day and King’s legacy again on Wednesday, Jan. 29 when Wil Haygood, the author of The Butler: A Witness to History,