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February 2013

Greetings from Averett University. If you have any suggestions about how we can improve our e-newsletter, we welcome your input.

Community Foundation Awards Grant for New Classroom
The Community Foundation of the Dan River Region recently awarded Averett a grant to help the University complete another "classroom of the future" – this time at the North Campus. Full Story

Averett's Classrooms of the Future Featured on TV News
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Renowned Author Lenora Billings-Harris to Speak
March 12

Author and dynamic speaker Lenora Billings-Harris, whose award-winning diversity leadership research is recognized in academic journals internationally, will be at Averett March 12 to address the topic, "Women Leaders Turning Adversaries into Allies: Powerful Gender Communication." The event is free and open to the public. For details, go here.

Not Your Traditional Shakespeare
If you've ever had a hard time with Shakespeare, the theatre department's upcoming production of the "Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged," which will be performed February 21-23, might be just the ticket. Full Story


Editor of "Better Homes & Gardens" Speaks at Averett
Gayle Butler grew up in Danville and has gone on to become a Hall of Fame editor, expanding "Better Homes & Gardens'" popularity and reach in the Digital Age. Read all about her recent visit to Averett and her home town below.

Magazine editor-in-chief changes with times, while staying true to roots
Work It, SOVA

Better Homes and Gardens editor-in-chief credits her success with Danville roots

Danville Register & Bee

Celebrating Black History

Averett University has a variety of activities planned for celebrating Black History Month. We hope you'll be able to join us for one of our planned events. Full Story

September 17, 2014
TIAA-CREF Rep on Campus

September 17, 2014
Women's Volleyball vs. Ferrum College

September 18, 2014
Student Art Show

September 18, 2014
Staff Meeting

September 18, 2014
"How I Became a Pirate"

September 19, 2014
Last Day to Withdraw "W" Grade

September 19, 2014
Student Art Show

September 19, 2014
Women's Tennis @ ITA Regionals

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