Sexual Assault on Campus

By: Juliet Stephenson In October 2013, Kaitlin Owens invited a friend to keep her company while she worked on homework in her dorm room. He was lying on her bed. He called her over. Then he pulled her down on to the bed and got on top of her. She asked him to stop. She […]

Art Show Recap

By: Kaitlin Roeper On April 9, 2015, the annual Senior Seminar Art Exhibit was held in the E. Taylor Greer Gallery above the library at 4:00pm.  The show offered a variety of different concepts. Each of the 10 students had to create a compilation from one theme.  The projects included pottery, print media, sculptures and graffiti. […]

A Career to Remember

By: Hunter Ferguson The Panther’s women basketball season was good, despite an early tournament loss. But for senior guard Jacole Hairston, the season was a great finish to a monumental career. Hairston was named in the 2015 Women’s Basketball Coaches Association NCAA Div. III All-America Team as an honorable mention. Hairston recently made the […]

Women’s Lacrosse Senior Night

By: Logan Smith On April 3, Ferrum Women’s Lacrosse honored nine seniors on the team for their senior night celebration. Senior goalkeeper Amanda Cheney had 22 saves in the game, the second highest in school history. Despite Cheney’s effort in the goal, Ferrum lost 11-6 to Greensboro College. Senior Courtney Hamm set a school record […]

David Newcombe Retires

By: Lorrie Ellis David (Dave) Newcombe began his career at Ferrum College in 1986 as director of residence life. In 1989 he became dean of students. That was a job, he said, “with a high stress rate, but one that was extremely rewarding because of the impact on students.” In 2008, Ferrum administration decided Newcombe’s […]

Men’s Lacrosse Evens Record

By: Logan Smith Ferrum Men’s Lacrosse team pulled out a 10-9 victory at home against Randolph College Wednesday, April 1. Senior Ethan Wakefield led the Panthers with four goals and two assists. Ferrum went up by three goals with just over five minutes left in the game. Junior Marcus Boyer scored the tenth and final […]

Ferrum Baseball Wins Three out of Four

By: Chris Rogers Ferrum College had a four game series while a majority of the student body went home for Easter break. The Panthers went 3-1 over those four games. Ferrum’s first game was a close one against Roanoke College on April 1. The Panthers won 5-4 this game went into 11 innings as well. […]

Senior Salute


By: Lorrie Ellis A steady stream of seniors made their way to the Blue Ridge Mountain Room of Franklin Hall Wednesday, April 1, to experience Senior Salute, an afternoon of fun, food, and focus on the class of 2015. Many offices across campus were represented:  student affairs, alumni, financial aid, student accounts, and the registrar’s […]

Women’s Tennis Wins One out of Three

By: Anthony Pinson The Ferrum women’s tennis won one of three matches on April 1, 3, and 4. They were victorious against Johnson University 9-0 but lost to Averett (9-0) to Greensboro (6-3). Against Johnson University, Rebecca Harbeck and Kelsey Nicely won 8-2 at number one doubles, Kisainya Miller and Ashley Foster won 8-1 at […]

Men’s Tennis Wins Two out of Three

By: Anthony Pinson. The Ferrum men’s tennis team won April 1 against Johnson University, 8-1, and won on April 4 over Greensboro College, 8-1, but lost its match on April 3 against visiting Averett University with a score of 7-2. In their match against Johnson University, Taylor Napier and Danny Keo won a tough 9-7 […]

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