Bob Wertz

Board of Visitors appoints Wertz as rector, welcomes three new members

Robert S. Wertz Jr. ’85, a former member of the Longwood University Foundation Board and past president of the Longwood Alumni Association, has been elected...
Read More


Home warranties may help sellers—if price is right, says Longwood professors’ study

Amid a flurry of debate in the media and industry about their real value to homeowners, home warranties are a growing trend in the real...
Read More

Hull Springs Farm

Longwood graduates launch summer day camps at Hull Springs Farm

Stunning natural beauty, a bevy of ongoing research projects, and versatile flora and fauna make Longwood University’s Hull Springs Farm a perfect outdoor classroom. In...
Read More


Meet the new Prince Edward superintendent

On behalf of Longwood and the Prince Edward  Search Committee, President Reveley will host an informal occasion for the community to meet Dr. Barbara Johnson,...
Read More


Longwood celebrates commencement as Dan Balz urges civility

After a presidential primary season that he described as “fantastical,” Washington Post chief correspondent Daniel Balz, who was awarded an honorary doctorate, told Longwood University...
Read More


Longwood students raise money to give books to area children

When members of a Longwood student volunteer group learned that many children in the region have very few or no books of their own, they...
Read More

Longwood cover

Public reception at Moton Museum highlights stories of those affected by school closing

A key part of history that has shaped the Farmville and Prince Edward County communities is coming to life—told through the eyes of the people...
Read More


Award-winning journalists Dan Balz and Jim Lehrer announced as Commencement, Convocation speakers

Dan Balz, chief correspondent of the Washington Post, and Jim Lehrer, the legendary PBS Newshour host who has moderated 12 Presidential and Vice Presidential Debates,...
Read More


Last chance to contribute to the Campus Community Campaign!

The Campus Community Campaign is happening NOW! This week is your last chance to enjoy campus activities, prizes, and FREE COFFEE–all while making a real impact...
Read More


Paul Barrett reflects on legacy, growth of business college

  In 2008, during the depths of the great recession, Longwood hired a new dean of the College of Business and Economics, Paul Barrett, who...
Read More

Contribute to Insider