Dr. Bushman, BC’s ninth president, is an accomplished leader. He came to BC from Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Md., where he was the founding dean of the School of Natural Science and Mathematics.
Dr. Larry Taylor, associate professor of music, will give an organ recital featuring The Bells of Hinckley by Louis Vierne and Prelude and Fugue in G Major by J.S. Bach, a transcription of Georges Bizet’s L’Arlésienne Suite No. 1 and a screening of Buster Keaton’s short film The Balloonatic with organ accompaniment.
Join Chaplain Robbie Miller for the first worship service of the academic year.
Heather Abbott was struck by shrapnel from the second of the two bombs that exploded at the 2013 Boston Marathon. After three surgeries in four days, Abbot made the difficult decision to have her left leg amputated below the knee.
Meet local business owners and managers and learn about their products and services.
Raised in a poverty-stricken are of Cleveland, Ohio, Dr. Elaine Richardson was taken in by the street life. Her honest, frightening and self-exposing story promotes healing and empowerment through education.
“Old Broken Men” is an illustration and exploration of skateboard culture as it thrives within the individual beyond childhood and long into adulthood. These photographs document the lives of adult skateboarders who have educations, careers and families, and yet they continue to identify themselves as skateboarders. Join Harrisonburg artist Paul Somers as he speaks about “Old Broken Men.”
Reception in the Miller Gallery, 5-7 p.m.
Dr. Russell De Young will highlight discoveries NASA and other nations have recently made in understanding the unique characteristics of the individual planets, as well as the search for life beyond Earth.
Join faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends of the College as we celebrate the completion of the new Nininger Hall.
Alvaro Llanos and Shawn Simons will present “After the Fire.” Their story is one of survival, perseverance, inspiration, hope, courage and friendship. While life provides many obstacles, people are able to overcome by drawing strength, knowledge and motivation from others.