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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Prayer Breakfast
Please join us Monday, Jan. 21 at 7:30 a.m. in our dining hall for our annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Prayer Breakfast. The cost of the breakfast is $10 per person. Please RSVP by January 14 by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
$200,000 Gift for New Sports Complex
The JT-Minnie Maude Charitable Trust recently contributed $200,000 toward Averett's $25 million capital campaign. The gift will be used toward the press box at the new sports complex at the University's North Campus. Full Story
GPS Launches Ambitious Multi-Media Campaign, New Programs
Averett has a new marketing partner – Synergis Education – with whom the University has created a new multi-media campaign for working adults. Full Story
Founders' Day Celebration
Founders' Day at Averett is a day of celebration and recognition. This year, Founders' Day will be held Thursday, Jan. 17 at 11:15 a.m. in Pritchett Auditorium. Three of our retiring faculty, Dr. Steve Ausband, Dr. Bill Trimyer and Dr. Tim Montgomery will be speaking. We invite all of our friends and neighbors to join us for this special occasion.
How to Start a Theatre
As part of the University's 1859-Coffeehouse Lecture Series, Jackie Finney and Richard Breen from Averett's theatre department will be exploring how to create, or start, a theatre on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 7 p.m. in the multipurpose room of the Student Center. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call 434-791-7189.
Celebration of African-American Women
In early February the University will host the Core Ensemble as they perform "Ain't I a Woman!" as part of the Arts@Averett Series. The Core Ensemble is a chamber musical theatre group that features a marriage of theatrical narrative to chamber music. Full Story
April 24, 2014
TIAA-CREF Advisor on Campus
April 25, 2014
Baseball @ Covenant College (DH)
April 26, 2014
Baseball @ Covenant College
April 29, 2014
April 30, 2014
Last Day to Withdraw "WP/WF"
April 30, 2014
May 1, 2014
Reading Day: No Classes
May 2, 2014