Heart & Home

Jones and O'Bryant

At the heart of an athlete is the desire to be first. The desire to be the best at their position. The desire for their team to succeed. The desire to win. An opportunity to set the standard, to make history or to become the first to be first brings a whole new level of excitement and desire. “Anything is possible. It’s crazy,” said Anna Kate O’Bryant.

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Pohl Gym Upgrades

Owls Court

Pohl Gymnasium is currently in the process of receiving upgrades to prepare for the return of athletics. New 10’x6’ Nevco scoreboards were installed May 18-19 complete with LED lights and shot clocks.

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Preserving the Experience

Amanda Clay Powers

My mother, Cheralyn Hendrix Powers ’71, worked in Fant Memorial Library as a student assistant when it was in the building now known as Welty Hall. I have always loved hearing her tell the story of her imagination getting swept away by the books she was shelving in the basement. Growing up, every time we visited a library I felt like I was embarking on an adventure.

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Serious accident leads to discovery of career

Pate Bishop

Pate Bishop is one step closer in his journey from patient to practitioner. At the age of 17, Bishop had just finished the first day of his senior year of high school. That afternoon, on the way home from Hatley High School, Bishop lost control of his vehicle. The results were a broken wrist, several broken ribs and compression fractures to his vertebrae.

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