Longwood University

Type: Organization
Name: Longwood University
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Treatment centers can impact home prices

FARMVILLE, Va. – Oct. 20, 2014 – Residential substance abuse treatment centers can impact the price of neighboring homes, according to a study that used MLS data to show the potential impact on nearby home values.Centers for treating substance abuse are ... [Published Florida Realtor - 5 hours ago]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Robert Kennedy's Evolution as Civil Rights Champion Subject of Longwood's C.G. Gordon Moss Lecture

FARMVILLE, Va., Oct. 16 -- Longwood University issued the following news release:Robert Kennedy's May 1964 trip to Farmville is a watershed moment in the local history of the civil rights movement.In honor of the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's visit, the ... [Published HighBeam Research - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Treatment Centers Can Impact Home Prices

Residential substance abuse treatment centers can impact the price of neighboring homes, according to a study that uses MLS data to show just how much it can potentially hamper nearby values.Centers for treating substance abuse are increasingly being ... [Published REALTOR Magazine - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Colleen Hall Awarded Top 40 Under 40 Honors

Colleen Hall at the Top 40 Under 40 Awards Ceremony - Oct. 16, 2014 - WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- (IDSI) is proud to announce that Colleen Hall was honored as one of Hampton Roads, Virginia’s “Top 40 Under 40.” The “Top 40 Under 40” is a yearly recognition program ... [Published Prlog - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Families Welcomed on Campus for Family Day (10/03/14)

ROCK HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA - Family members attending Winthrop University's Family Day can participate in Olympic games, a picnic, rock climbing and other activities on Saturday, Oct. 4.More than 500 family members are expected to visit their students ... [Published Noodls - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Drug Take Back Nets 94 lbs. of Unused Pills

Longwood University Police Officer Jim Thorpe and Farmville Police Officer Eric Ellington with the unused and expired prescription dugs that were collected.On September 27, 2014, Officer Jim Thorpe from the Longwood University Police  Department and Officer ... [Published Southside Messenger - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Historian and Author Shirley Robertson Lee Speaks at Longwood

Esteemed historian and educator Shirley Robertson Lee was the guest speaker at a special presentation on Tuesday, September 23rd. Mrs. Lee, a resident of Lunenburg County, graduated from Central High School in 1970, only one year after the county’s schools ... [Published Southside Messenger - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Good luck Farmville

Email your letters to the Editor to editor@southsidemessenger.com. Please include your name, city, and phone number for verification purposes. Anonymous letters will not be printed. Letters are printed as-is; all editing and fact-checking are the responsibility ... [Published Southside Messenger - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Farmville Kicking Off Oktoberfest: Dr. Jordan continues his tradition of telling ghost stories by bonfire on Sunday

Longwood students gathered around this past Sunday night for Dr. Jordan's Bonfire to kick off the week of Oktoberfest. Dr. Jordan's Bonfire, or as he liked to call it, "Let the good times roll - kick off to Oktoberfest," took place on Iler field at 9pm ... [Published Individual.com - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Nelson Memorial Library gets new manager

Longtime Nelson Memorial Library Branch Manager Tanith Knight recently announced she would retire after a successful career of 37 years, and now her successor has been chosen.The Jefferson-Madison Regional Library recently selected Susan Huffman to manage ... [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Even Good Schools Can Change - A Fight for Longer Library Operation Hours

After walking into the middle of an ongoing discussion in the library this past week, I found it important to submit this article for print. I previously wrote it for AliveCampus.com, and found that it sparked debate and public interest from Longwood ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Longwood Instructor Gets Peek into North Korea

FARMVILLE, Va., Sept. 19 -- Longwood University issued the following news release:Bradley Boswell has visited about 70 countries, including some of the world's most forbidding places-Iraq, Iran, Syria and Pakistan. But his recent trip to North Korea was ... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 22 2014]

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...to assume that new centers will be built nationally, many of which will be sited near residential communities," researchers note in the study. "Indeed, there is very little that individuals and localities can do to prohibit a substance abuse treatment center from locating in a residential area because alcohol and drug addiction is considered to be a handicap and thus alcoholic/addicts in recovery are members of a protected class under the federal anti-discrimination housing laws."
...thinking about pain," according to  Randy Curtis , the director of the University of Washington Palliative Care Center of Excellence in Seattle. "Childbirth is good example. It's pretty serious pain, but you know it’s temporary, you know why you're having it, and it's an exciting event. Women can tolerate much higher levels of pain in that context—as opposed to pain caused by cancer, which will shorten your life and might get worse."
G. Gordon Moss Lecture features Dr. Patricia Sullivan, professor of history at the University of South Carolina. Her lecture, "From Prince Edward County to Bedford-Stuyvesant: Robert Kennedy's Civil Rights Journey" is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in Wygal Auditorium. It is free and open to the public
Senior Sigma Kappa sorority sister Samantha Monroe said, "I am really proud of Sigma Kappa and the Longwood campus community for coming out and supporting such a great cause."

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Treatment centers can impact home prices [Published Florida Realtor - 5 hours ago]
Scientifically, What Is the Worst Way to Die? [Published VICE - 19 hours ago]
Robert Kennedy's Evolution as Civil Rights Cham... [Published HighBeam Research - Oct 18 2014]
Treatment Centers Can Impact Home Prices [Published REALTOR Magazine - Oct 17 2014]
CenturyLink executive Danny Pate to transfer to... [Published Omaha World-Herald - Oct 17 2014]
Core Bites, Oct. 17 [Published BlueRidgeNow.com - Oct 17 2014]
Colleen Hall Awarded Top 40 Under 40 Honors [Published Prlog - Oct 16 2014]
Scientifically, What Is the Worst Way to Die? [Published Motherboard Magazine - Oct 15 2014]
Radford stays undefeated in conference play [Published Radford Tartan - Oct 14 2014]
Festivals and fun in Central Virginia for Oct. ... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 11 2014]
Sigma Kappa Raises 17,865 Dollars for Importan... [Published Individual.com - Oct 09 2014]
Ask the Slot Expert: Changing Slot Paybacks [Published Rolling Good Times - Oct 08 2014]
African American Teaching Fellows Change the Fa... [Published Charlottesville News Plex - Oct 07 2014]
Sandston student named Virginia ABC College Tou... [Published Henrico Citizen - Oct 07 2014]
Families Welcomed on Campus for Family Day (10/... [Published Noodls - Oct 03 2014]
Historian and Author Shirley Robertson Lee Spea... [Published Southside Messenger - Oct 02 2014]
Drug Take Back Nets 94 lbs. of Unused Pills [Published Southside Messenger - Oct 02 2014]
Good luck Farmville [Published Southside Messenger - Oct 02 2014]
Farmville Kicking Off Oktoberfest: Dr. Jordan ... [Published Individual.com - Oct 02 2014]
Thursday, October 2, 2014 [Published Henderson Dispatch - Oct 02 2014]
October in Virginia brings festivals and fall c... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 01 2014]
Education briefs, Sept. 30, 2014 [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Sep 30 2014]
Nelson Memorial Library gets new manager [Published Lynchburg News and Advance - Sep 27 2014]
Kangaroo Express Becomes Official C-store of th... [Published Convenience Store News - Sep 26 2014]
College Night Set Sept. 24 at Dabney S. Lancast... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 26 2014]
Even Good Schools Can Change - A Fight for Long... [Published Individual.com - Sep 26 2014]
Alumnus Thomas Davis Rust to receive American S... [Published Virginia Tech - Sep 26 2014]
Longwood Instructor Gets Peek into North Korea [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 22 2014]
The people behind college matchmaking [Published Washington Post - Sep 22 2014]
Kevin J. Faubion and Kimberly R. Dabney [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Sep 19 2014]
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