Month: February 2016

Club Meeting – February 25th, 2016… Let the Games Begin!

Today the  ODAC Basketball Tournament Championships action began at the Salem Civic Center.  In what has become an annual tradition, our Club had lunch courtside prior to the 1st Women’s Quarter final between #1 Lynchburg and #9 Virginia Wesleyan.  The

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Club Meeting – February 18th, 2016

We continued the theme of learning more about the excellent small liberal arts colleges comprising the Old Dominion Athletic Conference today with Jake B. Schrum, President of Emory & Henry College, speaking to us about “Higher Education Fundraising and Emory

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Club Meeting – February 11th, 2016 (Updated 2/16/16)

Our speaker today was Phillip C. Stone President of Sweet Briar College, a small women’s liberal arts college located in Sweet Briar, Virginia about 12 miles north of Lynchburg, Virginia.  President Stone shared with us the story, as seen from

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Club Meeting – February 4th, 2016

Today our program looked inward to learn more about the Rotary Foundation and to give a new member more than an elevator speech opportunity to introduce themselves to the Club. Club member PDG Joe Ferguson and current Chair of District

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Club Meeting – January 28th, 2016

Today Della Watkins, Executive Director, of the Taubman Museum of Art spoke with enthusiasm and pride about a major exhibit coming to the Roanoke Valley region March 20th through June 12th.  The exhibit, American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell,

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