Having won six consecutive KIAC (Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) titles, the Berea College Cross Country team hit the trails this fall determined to write another chapter in the storied tradition of the program. And they did, winning their seventh consecutive conference championship. The men’s squad claimed seven of the top 10 finishing spots, including the […]
Burt Lauderdale, executive director of Kentuckians for the Commonwealth (KFTC), addressed 56 Berea College seniors participating in the midyear recognition service on Sunday, December 11, 2011, at 3 p.m. in Phelps Stokes Chapel. Students participating in the service are expected to complete degree requirements by January 2012. During the service, Berea College President Larry Shinn […]
Two psychologists, the president of the Global Research Group, a pathologist, and a reverend were recipients of Berea College’s 2011 alumni awards. The awards, given by the Alumni Association, recognize the accomplishments of alumni in their professional lives as well as their service to the college. The Distinguished Alumnus Award is given to alumni who have achieved […]
On November 29, Berea College was featured in a segment on NPR's (National Public Radio) "All Things Considered," the most listened-to, afternoon drive-time, news radio program in the country. Featured in the show is Emily Nugent, a sophomore political science major, Tony Choi, a senior Spanish and political science major, Sam Gleaves, a sophomore Appalachian […]
Forty two students decided to sacrifice their weekend in order to embark on a journey to the city that never sleeps for one reason: they are the 99%. From October 7 through October 9, these students’ lives were transformed in more ways than one. For some, this was the first time they were leaving Kentucky. […]
During homecoming, nearly 40 alumni members agreed to go on camera and talk about who they are, what they've been doing since attending Berea College. Do you know some of these alumni?
UPDATE: 11/21/11 @ 1:50 p.m. Dear Members of the Campus Community: We are advised by Berea City Police that the perpetrator of this morning’s shooting in town has been apprehended. Based on this information, the campus lock-down is cancelled. Your cooperation and assistance in this extraordinary situation have been greatly appreciated. Our thoughts remain with […]