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LCVA winter gala set for Feb. 13

Fall 2015

A silent auction, live music and dancing will highlight the 2016 Longwood Center for the Visual Arts biennial winter gala set for Feb.13. The event benefits LCVA programs, including exhibitions…

Afghanistan Map

Crash Course

Fall 2015

Reading 495: History of Central Asia and Afghanistan

Katie Register

Taking out the Trash

Fall 2015

Longwood-affiliated organization marks 20 years of cleaning up Virginia’s waterways

Soft Power

Fall 2015

Psychologist hopes to aid counterinsurgency efforts with social psychology manual

National rankings endorse Longwood’s approach to higher education

Fall 2015

Longwood is now ranked among the top 10 public regional universities in the South in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. In addition, Longwood was named one of…

Longwood Foundation awards emeritus status to former board members

Fall 2015

Three former members of the Longwood University Foundation Board recently were awarded emeritus status in recognition of their exemplary leadership in sharing their time, talents and resources with the university….

Researcher finds students’ test scores suffer with cell phone use in class

Fall 2015

College students should think twice before they text or read a Facebook post in class. Their test scores suffer when they do that, says a Longwood researcher. Every time students…

Mechanical Difficulties

Fall 2015

Student researcher reveals how to overcome ‘fear and loathing’ of grammar

Bounty of the Sea

Spring 2015

Student’s work with marine sponges may yield better method of harvesting anti-cancer compounds

Remains of the Day

Summer 2015

Archaeology students search for original site of early English settlement