Berea College Students Explore Poverty, Abundance and Peace

Originally posted on December 16, 2011 by Erica Cook

by Erica Cook ’13

From November 13 to the 15, eight Berea College students traveled to the foothills of the Smoky Mountains in North Carolina to attend the 2011 Lake Junaluska Peace Conference. The conference was positioned in a beautiful setting, almost idyllic. The speakers focused their topics on “Poverty, Abundance, and Peace: Seeking Economic Justice for all God’s Children,” the theme of this year’s conference. Continue reading Berea College Students Explore Poverty, Abundance and Peace

Berea Offers Student Support Services Grant for Spring 2011

The Student Support Services Grant (SSSG) is more than just a grant to Berea College students; It is a Federal Trio program with a five-year grant funding entitled Emerging Scholars. This grant program is reserved for freshman, first year students and returning students. Continue reading Berea Offers Student Support Services Grant for Spring 2011