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Spring Preview Day

Saturday, March 4, 8:30a; contact the Office of Admission for reservations

Huntingdon hosts high school bands and presents winter concert

The Huntingdon College Campus and Cloverdale community will be filled with the sound of music as Huntingdon hosts the Alabama Independent Schools Band Association (AISBA) State Band Festival and State Honor Band, February 24–25. Continuing the musical weekend, Huntingdon Winds and Jazz will present their winter concert, Sunday, February 26.

Huntingdon honored as a Tree Campus USA

For the third consecutive year, the Arbor Day Foundation has recognized Huntingdon College as a Tree Campus USA. A national program launched in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation, Tree Campus USA honors colleges and universities and their leaders for promoting healthy trees and engaging students and staff in the spirit of conservation.

President West named to NAICU board

Huntingdon College President J. Cameron West has been appointed to serve on the board of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU). He is one of 14 new board members who assumed their responsibilities during the 2017 NAICU Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., last week.

Jen Bervin to present Ellison Lecture

Huntingdon College will welcome noted poet, artist, and bookmaker Jen Bervin to speak for the College’s 2017 Rhoda Coleman Ellison Writers Festival and Lecture, Thursday, February 16, at 7:30 p.m. in Delchamps Recital Hall, Smith Music Building.

Huntingdon SaveFirst site open

Huntingdon College’s seasonal SaveFirst tax preparation site has opened for business. Appointments are accepted from noon to 8:00 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 12:00–6:00 p.m. Fridays, and 9:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. Saturdays.

Health Sciences Academy to begin this summer

Huntingdon College announced today the formation of a summer Huntingdon Health Sciences Academy (HHSA) for rising high school seniors, to be held June 7–9, 2017.

Kristen Soltis Anderson to speak for Huntingdon College Commencement

Huntingdon College President J. Cameron West announced today that political commentator and pollster Kristen Soltis Anderson will offer the Commencement Address at the College’s 2017 Commencement Exercises for traditional day students, Saturday, May 6, at 9:00 a.m. on the College Green.

College announces Economic and Community Development Scholars Program

Huntingdon College President J. Cameron West announced today the formation of a summer seminar/awareness program focused on economic and community development for rising high school seniors. The Huntingdon College Economic and Community Development Scholars Program, planned in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama, the Economic Development Association of Alabama, and the Alabama Department of Commerce, introduces young citizens who are poised to begin their professional journeys to the importance of economic and community development.

Huntingdon announces fall 2016 Dean’s List honorees for traditional day program

The Huntingdon College Office of the Registrar has issued the lists of full-time day students whose academic performance during the fall semester 2016 qualified for recognition on the College’s Dean’s List of Honors or Dean’s List of High Honors.

Huntingdon evening program announces fall 2016 Dean’s List honorees

At the end of each semester, the Huntingdon College Registrar’s Office issues a list of students enrolled in the College’s Evening Bachelor’s Degree program who have achieved academic distinction in their coursework during the semester and have earned inclusion on the program’s Dean’s List of Honors.