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Senior Art Major Exhibition Opens Nov. 8

The Brevard College Art Department will host an opening reception for a photography exhibition by senior Art Major Mary Kathryn Webb on Friday, Nov. 8. The opening reception for Webb’s solo senior exhibit, titled “FOLKOLOGY: A peace of mountain living,” will be held from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Brevard College’s Spiers Gallery in the Sims Art Center. …

Jazz Ensemble Concert Set for October 31

The Brevard College Division of Fine Arts will present the Jazz Ensemble and Combo in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 31 in the College’s Porter Center for Performing Arts. The concert is free and open to the public. The program will feature Dawdlin’, Quincy and the Count (Sammy Nestico); Our Love is Here to Stay (GeorgeGershwin); The…

Nov. 6:Bass Trombone Guest Recital

Bass trombonist Jason Sullivan and pianist Joni Chan will present a unique guest recital of bass trombone music in Brevard College’s Porter Center for Performing Arts on Wednesday, November 6. The 12:30 p.m. concert is free and open to the public. Sullivan is an accomplished performer having appeared with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra, the Dallas…

Brevard Among Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations in North America

The town of Brevard, North Carolina was recently named as one of “The Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations in North America.”, the number one blog in the mountain biking community, polled their expert staff to develop a list of North America’s ultimate mountain biking destinations. The criteria for this honor included not just “residential areas…

Nov 7:Presentation by Long-Distance Hiker Jennifer Pharr Davis

Brevard College will host a presentation by long-distance hiker Jennifer Pharr Davis at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7 in the College’s Porter Center for Performing Arts. In 2011, Davis became the first woman to claim the overall thru-hike record on the Appalachian Trail by finishing the 2,181-mile journey in 46 days, 11 hours, and 20 minutes. During her…

Dr. Mark Lemel to Serve as Vice Chair of Brevard College’s Board of Visitors

Brevard College announced today that Dr. Mark Lemel has agreed to serve as vice chair of the College’s Board of Visitors (BOV). Dr. Lemel joins Ray Henley, the current BOV chair, as they work to promote the College and strengthen college-community partnerships. In addition to his work on the BOV, Dr. Lemel volunteers his services…

Community Encouraged to Show BC Spirit During Homecoming Weekend

Brevard College’s Board of Visitors is encouraging local businesses and community members to show their BC spirit by wearing and displaying the College’s blue and white colors during Homecoming weekend, Oct. 25-27. Several hundred Brevard College alumni and friends will return to campus and town to celebrate the three-day event, which beginsFriday, Oct. 25 with the formal dedication…

Oct. 18: Jesselson/Fugo Duo in Concert

Brevard College will host a cello and piano performance by the Jesselson/Fugo Duo on Friday, Oct. 18 in the College’s Porter Center for Performing Arts. The 7:30 p.m. concert, which is free and open to the public, is part of the College’s new Guest Artist series this year. The duo consists of Dr. Robert Jesselson, a Carolina Distinguished Professor…

Oct. 21: Rural Academy Theatre Comes to Campus

The Rural Academy Theatre will come to Brevard College’s campus in horse pulled wagons on >Monday, Oct. 21 for a performance in the College’s Amphitheater, outside of the Porter Center for Performing Arts. The 7:30 p.m. performance is free and open to the public thanks to the generous support of the Brevard College Friends of Fine Arts (FOFA). In horse…

Tornados Cycling to Host Southeast Conference Championships

The Brevard College cycling team will host the Southeast Conference Championship October 19-20, with races at Adventure Village and on the College’s campus. Nearly 40 schools including Auburn, Clemson, Florida, Georgia Tech and BC-rival Mars Hill are expected to participate in the two-day event. Saturday’s events will be held at Adventure Village outside of Brevard, beginning at 9 a.m. with…

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