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American Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, October 27, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Cloverdale 121

Eleven Alumni Honored during Homecoming

Huntingdon College honored eleven alumni during the 2017 Homecoming Awards Ceremony, Saturday, October 7.

Bria Rochelle Crowned Homecoming Queen

Huntingdon College senior Bria Rochelle of Mobile, Alabama, was announced as the 2017 Homecoming Queen during halftime of the College’s Homecoming football game Saturday, October 7. Rochelle was unable to attend the court presentation because of her commitment to the volleyball team, which had a match out of state. Sixteen women, elected by their peers, were presented as members of the Homecoming Court, including four from each of the freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior classes.

Three Big Huntingdon Events Converge

The Huntingdon College campus will be ablaze with scarlet and grey as three big events converge next weekend. Huntingdon will celebrate Homecoming October 6–7, along with Family Weekend and Preview Day, both on October 7.

Chemistry graduates present research in Italy

Huntingdon College Class of 2017 chemistry graduates Aubree Archie, of Kinston, Alabama, and Emily Fike, of Magnolia, Alabama, traveled with chemistry professor Dr. Maureen Kendrick Murphy to present their research in Italy earlier this month.

Hogwarts comes to Huntingdon

Huntingdon College’s Houghton Library might as well be welcoming Harry Potter to campus this academic year. The library’s selected theme for the year, Hogwarts at Huntingdon, has attracted enthusiastic pedagogy from faculty and paralleled enthusiasm from students. 

Conely performs Majestic Organ recital

Huntingdon College adjunct instructor of piano and organ Dr. James Conely will perform for the Harald Rohlig Organ Recital Series, Tuesday, September 19. “Majestic Organ,” featuring compositions by Claude Murphree, Felix Mendelssohn, Albert Alain, Camille Saint-Saens, and Noel Goemanne, will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the College’s Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall. The program is free and open to the public and should conclude by 7:45 p.m.

Huntingdon hosts Marching Honor Band

The Huntingdon College Marching Scarlet and Grey marching band will host its annual Marching Honor Band, Saturday, September 16. More than 250 high school marching band students, including Color Guard and majorettes, have been accepted to participate.

Huntingdon again named a Best Value

Huntingdon College is ranked among the top regional colleges in the South and is once again named a “Best Value” among regional colleges in the 2018 U.S. New and World Report “Best Colleges” edition, released today.

Classes Canceled Monday, September 11

Due to the anticipated weather from Hurricane Irma, all Huntingdon College classes and student activities are canceled for Monday, September 11. College offices, residence halls, and the dining hall will be open on Monday.

HC-ASN offers Adapted Sports Training

Huntingdon College’s Ability Sport Network will offer Adapted Sports Training, Saturday, September 9, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Wilson Gymnasium.