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Rediscovering an Historic Birding Journal

Jul 1, 2024
Clipping from Charles Driver's birding journal

From the Robert R. Newlen ’75 & John C. Bradford Special Collections Archives hold fascinating stories, many forgotten and later retold. This was the case…

Grad Student Housing Now Available

Jun 26, 2024
Grad student housing

Six graduate students are now living in Bridgewater College on-campus housing for the first time since the College launched new graduate programs in 2017. A…

IRS Academy Challenges Students to Solve a Financial Crime

Jun 24, 2024
Participants in the IRS Citizen Academy.

The set up: a mom-and-pop ice cream shop has been put up for sale for far more than the business appears to be worth. The…

BC Professor Sets Up Shop in Art Gallery

Jun 12, 2024
Associate Professor of Art Eric Kniss at work in the Beverly Perdue Art Gallery

Art can be found in many places on Bridgewater College’s campus, but its hub is arguably the Beverly Perdue Art Gallery in the John Kenny…

From 1898 to 2023: Celebrating the 125-year history of Bridgewater College baseball

Mar 2, 2023
Logo of Bridgewater College Baseball with 4 images of B-C baseball in a row.

Founded only 18 years after Bridgewater College first opened its doors (as Spring Creek Normal School in 1880), Bridgewater College baseball is the oldest athletic…

Professor Emeritus Stephen Longenecker publishes book on the faith and politics of former Confederate chaplains

Jan 10, 2023
Headshot of Steve Longenecker

Bridgewater College Professor of History, Emeritus, Dr. Stephen Longenecker has published his seventh book on American religious history, Pulpits of the Lost Cause: The Faith…

Bridgewater College Professor’s Research Examines Resiliency in Minority Entrepreneurs

Nov 4, 2022
Dr. Maria V. Lugo

Dr. Maria Lugo, Associate Professor of Business Administration at Bridgewater College, has published research that demonstrates how resiliency varies by ethnicity and gender. Lugo and…