Alumni News

New Endowed Scholarship for a Brevard College Student

Brevard College alum Will Crowder from the Charlotte area, class of 2002, created an endowed scholarship to honor three classmates who have passed away. Once fully funded, the Pinkerton/Hyde/Connolly Lee Scholarship will be available for award to a full-time Brevard College student serving in a leadership role and preferably studying the visual arts. The memorial…

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Brevard College Alumnae Embody “Learn in Order to Serve.”

A recent analysis of the economic impact of Brevard College found that the institution created $36.4 million of added economic value to the community. That figure included not only the operations of the college, but the purchasing power and community impact of students, employees and alumni. This is a story that illustrates those numbers –…

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Brevard College Alumni Artists Recognized in Bold Life Magazine

Bold Life Magazine featured two Brevard College Alumni artists. Bethany Joy Adams and Bianca Mitchell graduated in 2014 and 2003, respectively. These two Brevard College alumni, along with many others, use their degrees in their everyday and professional lives. Adams earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in K-12 Art Teacher Licensure, and Mitchell earned her…

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Brevard College Homecoming 2018 Weekend

Join Alumni and friends for yoga, speakers and jazz. Brevard College Homecoming 2018 Weekend is always packed with activities for returning alumni.  Several fun events planned on campus this coming weekend are also open to the public and free. Saturday Events “Namaste Ya’ll” kicks off Saturday’s festivities at 9:00am with a yoga class led by…

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Brevard College Alumna Makes an Impact on a Local Community

Sara Bell, owner and operator of The Gorge Zipline and Green River Adventures, named a “Trailblazer” by Business North Carolina. Brevard College Alumna, Sara Bell, is making an impact on the business world and the community. Business North Carolina named Bell a “Trailblazer” for her work growing a successful business in Saluda, N.C. The article also recognizes Sara for…

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Endowed Scholarship Established at Brevard College by Donald and Max Walser

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Brevard College announces a newly endowed scholarship established by Donald and Max Walser. Cousins who graduated from Brevard College in 1960, both men continued their education at Pfeiffer University where they received bachelor degrees. Wesley Max Walser, known as Max, originally came to Brevard College to play ball. While at Brevard, Max was proud to…

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Alumna Profile: Murphy Capps ’95

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BY JEFF JOYCE Current students at Brevard College are constantly looking for ways to combine their passions with their future careers. Murphy Funkhouser Capps ’95 did just that as she leveraged her passion for the arts with her career as the CEO of Kudzu Brands in Asheville. Murphy came to Brevard College as a music and theatre…

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