Category : Virginia

Southeast / Virginia - 3 days ago

Berea College and the Father of Black History

Preeminent scholar Dr. Carter G. Woodson has been dubbed “the father of Black history” and is known for earning degrees at the University of Chicago and Harvard, but less well known is how living in Appalachia and attending Berea College informed h...

Southeast / Virginia - 2 weeks ago

Dr. Brian A. Burt: A Focused Future

January 29, 2019 | : From the moment that he catapulted into the academy, Dr. Brian A. Burt has distinguished himself as an exceptional researcher, teacher and thinker. “He is one of the best minds and a sure bet to become a key contributor to res...

Southeast / Virginia - 2 weeks ago

“WELL-thy” New Year Resolutions

For many, the beginning of a new year is a time-honored tradition of fresh starts and new resolutions to change behaviors. Although I typically create a formal New Year’s plan in my professional life, I am much less formal when it comes to plans or...