On liberal arts, fine arts and martial arts—10 questions for Longwood’s next provost, Joan Neff

Joan Neff—distinguished teacher and scholar, accomplished musician and martial arts black belt—was introduced last week during a reception in The Rotunda as Longwood’s next provost...
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Phishing: How to spot a scam and what to do if you fall victim

HACKERS ARE TARGETING LONGWOOD. The easiest way for them to steal your personal data is by phishing emails. Our filters catch the vast majority of...
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Former Lancer great Jerome Kersey passes away at 52

Longwood alumnus and former basketball great Jerome Kersey passed away Wednesday. He was 52. Kersey is widely regarded as Longwood basketball’s most prominent graduate, starring...
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Nancy Shelton retiring: Celebrating a lifelong Lancer

If anyone’s blood runs Longwood blue, it is Nancy Shelton ’68. Daughter and granddaughter of Longwood graduates, Shelton has made her alma mater her professional...
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Longwood partners with Potomac Healthcare Solutions to provide Student Health Center services

Longwood University will contract with an award-winning company to manage its Student Health Center beginning July 1, 2015. Potomac Healthcare Solutions, a company with more...
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“Vikings”: Brutal and bloodthirsty or just a misunderstanding

by Kat Tracy During its first two seasons, the popular History Channel series Vikings (2013) triggered a vigorous debate among scholars and amateur historians about...
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Boyle: Phishing attempts getting much more sophisticated

Put the salacious details of Sony executives’ emails aside: There’s a more important lesson to be learned from the largest data breach in history. That’s...
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Longwood offering first full-time services for patients who are hard of hearing

At first it can almost seem humorous: Dad can’t hear very well, and mom just smiles and shakes her head resignedly. But that feeling can...
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Memorial service for Riley Cole

Please mark your calendars: There will be an on-campus memorial service for Riley Cole ’15 on Thursday, Jan. 29 at 5 p.m. in Jarman Auditorium....
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Longwood PD Officer Rick Atristain retiring

The Longwood University Police Department will honor the service of Officer Rick Atristain on Thursday, Dec. 18 at 4 p.m. at Longwood Landings. The veteran...
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