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Boone Tavern Nominated for “Best” in Historic Hotels of America Awards

Sep 29, 2015 No Comments by

Boone Tavern, the historic hotel owned by Berea College, has been nominated for the Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence as Best Small Historic Inn/Hotel in the category for hotels with less than 75 guest rooms. Boone Tavern’s Dining Room also has been nominated as Best Historic Restaurant in Conjunction with a Historic Hotel. […]

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Berea’s Farm in Top Twenty “Best College Farms” in U.S.

Sep 22, 2015 No Comments

At #17, Berea College’s farm has just been named among the nation’s 40 "best" college farms by College Ranker, a group that researches colleges all across the U.S. to determine the best features of these schools and to “. . . let you know who's doing it right.” Berea’s high ranking was determined based on […]

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Berea College Welcomes Public to Stephenson Memorial Concert

Sep 15, 2015 No Comments

Kiran Ahluwalia — Blending Tradition Indian and Pakistani Music Phelps-Stokes — 8:00 p.m., September 17, 2015 Berea College welcomes two-time Juno award winning singer-composer Kiran Ahluwalia. This will be the first convocation in the Stephenson Memorial Concert series of the academic year, Thursday, September 17, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. in Phelps-Stokes Chapel. The program is […]

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Largest Gathering of Appalachian Writers in History to Assemble at Berea College in September

Aug 26, 2015 No Comments

The largest gathering of Appalachian writers in history will happen at Berea College on September 9 and 10. The Appalachian Symposium will be two days of public conversations focusing on the current state of the region’s literature and will feature keynote addresses by famed feminist author and activist bell hooks as well as Pulitzer Prize […]

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Berea College Welcomes Public to Opening Convocation

Aug 25, 2015 No Comments

Exploring the Commitments: Let's Get to Work Seabury Center - 3:00 p.m., September 3, 2015 The entire Berea College community will gather to celebrate the opening of the 2015-16 academic year at the College’s Opening Convocation on Thursday, September 3, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. in the Seabury Center. The program is free and open to […]

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Berea College at No. 1 and 3 in Washington Monthly’s Latest College Rankings

Aug 24, 2015 2 Comments

Washington Monthly ranked Berea College as the nation's third top liberal arts college again this year and also ranked Berea College as number 1 in the Best Bang for the Buck Colleges in the South category in the 2015Washington Monthly College Rankings Guide. Berea was so highly ranked because of its success in educating and […]

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Berea College Announces Westervelt Courses for the Public

Aug 21, 2015 No Comments

The Berea College Technology Department announces registration and courses for the 2015 Westervelt Program. Offered each year to towns people of Berea as well as students, faculty, staff, the popular Westervelt program provides excellent opportunities for individuals to develop a well-rounded educational background and pursue specific areas of interest. The Westervelt program for Fall 2015 […]

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