News & Stories

Nov 30, 2016

A recent Berry College graduate has developed a mobile application that helps students find study partners called “StudyHubb.”

Nov 22, 2016

Come see the Berry College Theatre Company’s production of “A Charlie Brown Christmas” Dec. 1, 2 and 3.

Nov 22, 2016

The annual Lessons and Carols service will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 in the Berry College Chapel.

Nov 15, 2016

Oak Hill’s Historic Christmas Tours will allow visitors to experience the holidays as they were celebrated during the time of Martha Berry’s childhood on Friday, Dec. 2 and Friday, Dec. 9.

Nov 9, 2016

The Berry College Jazz Ensemble will perform “The Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 10), in the Ford Auditorium.

Nov 9, 2016

Cross-over violinist Christian Howes will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the Berry College Ford Auditorium.

Oct 26, 2016

A group art exhibit, “Embodiment”, opens Monday (Oct. 31) in the Moon Gallery at Berry College.

Oct 26, 2016

Georgia Teacher of the Year, Casey Bethel, will speak at 7 p.m. Nov. 3 in the Berry College Krannert Ballroom.

Oct 26, 2016

College Broadcasters, Inc. named Berry College’s student-run multimedia website, Viking Fusion, winner of two national student production awards.

Oct 20, 2016

Award-winning poet William Wright will read excerpts from his poetry at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 25) in the Berry College McAllister Auditorium.

Oct 20, 2016

The public is invited to a screening of the new documentary “Alternate Route” based on the national Walk with a Doc organization which encourages patients to take walks with their physician.

Oct 17, 2016

Berry College Dance Troupe presents “The Girl in White” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 and 22 in the Ford Auditorium.

Oct 12, 2016

The Berry College nursing program has been granted full approval by the Georgia Board of Nursing through 2020.

Oct 11, 2016

The Berry College Choir Festival concert will be at 4 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 13) in the Ford Auditorium.

Oct 4, 2016

The Rome Tennis Center at Berry College has been selected as the 2017 host of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) men’s and women’s tennis championships.

Sep 28, 2016

The Berry College Theatre Company production “Peter and the Starcatcher” opened this week and runs through Sunday at the Berry BOLD Ropes Course.

Sep 28, 2016

Berry alum Michael Maney, senior director of communications for Target, is the featured speaker for the Mountain Day Convocation Saturday.

Sep 27, 2016

Berry College officials received news of a $1 million gift Tuesday from the foundation of the late philanthropist Bobbie Bailey during the groundbreaking ceremony for the new campus theatre.

Sep 21, 2016

Berry College’s student-run multimedia website was named a finalist in three categories for College Media Association’s annual Pinnacle Awards.

Sep 15, 2016

Aflac Chief Executive Officer Dan Amos is the featured speaker for the Cecil B. Wright III Integrity in Leadership Lecture at Berry College on Sept. 29.

Sep 14, 2016

Recent Berry College graduate Amanda Sophia Ashley has won the prestigious Pickering Fellowship.

Sep 8, 2016

The public is invited to a celebration to commemorate the Centennial Anniversary of the Berry College Chapel at 5 p.m. on Sept. 18.

Sep 6, 2016

Berry College sophomore and Synovus Scholar Maddie Bess will speak about hydraulic fracturing in northwest Georgia Sept. 14 through Oct. 9.

Aug 29, 2016

The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement has selected Berry College in Rome, Ga., as the new site of the prestigious Governor’s Honors Program beginning in 2017.

Aug 25, 2016

Steven Hames, adviser and technology specialist for Berry College Department of Communication, has earned a 2016 Honor Roll Broadcast Adviser Award from the College Media Association.

Aug 24, 2016

Come hear Bryan Stevenson at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12, in the Berry College Cage Athletic and Recreation Center. He will speak about his novel, “Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption.” The event is free and open to the public. No tickets are required.

Aug 19, 2016

Berry College Fine Arts will present the first art exhibition of the academic year, “Quotidian,” beginning Monday in the Moon Gallery.

Aug 5, 2016

Six Berry College students have earned thousands of dollars for their research in the coming academic year.

Aug 4, 2016

Berry College Communication Professor Brian Carroll recently received the Robert Peterson Recognition Award for his book “The Black Press and Black Baseball, 1915-1955: A Devil’s Bargain.”

Jul 26, 2016

Four Berry College animal science majors recently spent their spring semester at the renowned Hagyard Equine Medical Institute in Kentucky.

Jul 22, 2016

New Berry College graduate Amanda Dean recently received the Knowles Teaching Fellowship award.

Jun 9, 2016

Berry College has granted accomplished faculty members promotions and tenure.

Jun 6, 2016

The Campbell School Business at Berry College has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Jun 3, 2016

Four Berry College graduates were recently named 2016 distinguished alumni.

Jun 1, 2016

Four Berry College students have earned thousands of dollars for their research in the upcoming academic year.

May 31, 2016

Berry College Kindermusik welcomes Suzuki Violin as a new course this coming fall with registration open now.

May 19, 2016

The Berry College Memorial Library is hosting an exhibit entitled ‘Olympic Youth Camp: A Cultural Exchange’ in the archives through December.

May 19, 2016

Two Berry College students have earned first place awards in the Southern Literary Festival writing contest.

May 5, 2016

Berry College has chosen West Virginia University Associate Dean Joyce T. Heames as the new Dean of the Campbell School of Business.

May 2, 2016

Berry College will welcome more than 470 new graduates to the class of 2016 on Friday and Saturday.

Apr 26, 2016

J. Barry Griswell, a 1971 Berry alum, has been elected chair of the Berry College Board of Trustees with Rick Gilbert, a 1977 graduate, serving as vice chair.

Apr 22, 2016

Senior art majors will have their work on display beginning April 25 at the Berry College Moon Gallery.

Apr 22, 2016

The public is invited to the opening of the Berry College Arboretum on April 29, which will include a tree walk.

Apr 18, 2016

Berry College will host a panel discussion to spread awareness of the current Flint, Michigan lead-tainted water crisis Tuesday (April 19) at 6 p.m. in the McAllister Auditorium, room 119.

Apr 14, 2016

Berry College recently dedicated Clark Track and Dickey Field as part of the Valhalla stadium complex. These new facilities have made possible the restoration of full competition in track and field to Berry’s intercollegiate athletics program.

Apr 13, 2016

Berry College junior Daniel Alligood won honorable mention in this year’s prestigious Goldwater Scholarship program, which awards aspiring mathematicians and scientists.

Apr 13, 2016

Berry Student Enterprises will be hosting their first spring sale Friday (April 15) from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Oak Hill gift shop.

Apr 6, 2016

Many teams and individuals are expected to raise more than $35,399 to stop MS in its tracks, restore what has been lost and end MS forever at the 2016 Walk MS Rome taking place Saturday (April 9) at Berry College.

Apr 6, 2016

Congressman Tom Price, M.D., will speak on the “Issues of Healthcare Economics and Policy in the U.S.” at 7 p.m. Monday (April 11) in the Krannert Ballroom at Berry College.

Apr 5, 2016

Berry College is hosting its annual student honors show in the Moon Gallery on April 12-21.

Apr 1, 2016

Berry College is hosting its annual World Music Festival starting at 1 p.m. Saturday (April 2.)

Apr 1, 2016

Berry College Choir ushers in the spring season with Sing We and Chant It! concert on April 10.

Mar 31, 2016

Berry College will hold a concert in honor of retiring music professor Stan Pethel at 3 p.m. Sunday (April 3) in the Ford Auditorium.

Mar 28, 2016

Berry College Professor of English, Rhetoric and Writing Sandra Meek will launch her new book with a reading and signing April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the college chapel.

Mar 28, 2016

On Monday, April 18, 2016, the Martha Berry Museum will offer the public an unprecedented opportunity to view antique fashions from their permanent collection.

Mar 21, 2016

New York Times best-selling author, professor, and Episcopal priest Barbara Brown Taylor will talk about how to spiritually walk in the dark at the upcoming Berry College Lumen Lecture March 28 at 7 p.m. in Krannert Spruill Ballroom.

Mar 21, 2016

King University in Bristol, Tennessee, has named Rome native Alexander Whitaker as its 23rd president. Whitaker currently serves as chief of staff at Berry College and secretary to the Board of Trustees.

Mar 14, 2016

Pulitzer Prize-winning Southern author Rick Bragg is the featured speaker for the ninth Gloria Shatto Lecture at Berry College on Tuesday, March 22.

Mar 8, 2016

The Berry College Dance Troupe’s annual dance concert “Through the Ages,” will feature an array of dance styles.

Mar 4, 2016

Artist Tommye McClure Scanlin’s handwoven tapestry collection, “Time Woven,” will be on display in the Berry College Moon Gallery March 14 to April 8.

Mar 2, 2016

For the third year in a row, Berry College has earned the 2015 Tree Campus USA recognition.

Mar 1, 2016

Thousands of runners are getting ready for the ninth annual Berry Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K race set for Saturday, March 5 on the Berry College campus.

Feb 29, 2016

Got Whippoorwills? Razorbacks? Red Rippers? Pencil Cob? Hickory King? Creasebacks? Turkey Craws? Want some? Come to the 3rd Annual Floyd County Seed Swap on Saturday, March 5.

Feb 23, 2016

Berry College has christened its pristine 88-acre lake on the west side of campus “Eagle Lake,” referencing the bald eagles who make their home on the world’s largest campus.

Feb 22, 2016

Krystin O’Mara, an up-and-coming classical guitarist, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25 in Frost Chapel.

Feb 18, 2016

The Berry College student newspaper, Campus Carrier, claimed nine awards for journalism excellence in this year’s Georgia College Press Association Better Newspaper Contest.

Feb 11, 2016

The colorful Tony-award winning musical “Cabaret” opens Feb. 18 at the Berry College E.H. Young Theatre.

Feb 10, 2016

The Georgia Brass Band will perform Feb. 20 at 7:30 at the Ford Auditorium.

Feb 10, 2016

Join Berry College Biology Professor Martin Cipollini on a guided hike of the Longleaf Pine Trail beginning at the Old Mill Feb. 20.

Feb 9, 2016

Berry College was recently recognized by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the National Weather Service as a certified “StormReady” community.

Feb 9, 2016

The Berry College Department of English, Rhetoric and Writing Reading Series continues Thursday (Feb. 11) with a poetry reading by husband and wife duo Jeff Mock and Margot Schilpp at 7:30 p.m. in McAllister Auditorium.

Jan 29, 2016

Artist Christina Renfer Vogel is showcasing a selection of her paintings and drawings at Berry College’s Moon Gallery Feb. 8 through Mar. 4.

Jan 26, 2016

Berry College has named three students as 2016 Kirbo Scholars.

Jan 22, 2016

Berry College Provost Kathy Brittain Richardson has been named president elect of Westminster College in New Wilmington, Penn.

Jan 21, 2016

Well known one-man-show playwright and actor Timothy Mooney will be performing his show “Breakneck Hamlet!” at 7:30 p.m. (Friday) Jan. 29 at the Berry College Blackstone Theatre.

Jan 20, 2016

Berry College Student Enterprises welcome aspiring entrepreneurs to the annual SPARK Entrepreneurial Conference on Feb. 5-6.

Jan 19, 2016

Berry College Guitar Instructor Sean Thrower and bandmate Sam Green will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday (Jan. 21) in the Ford Auditorium.

Jan 8, 2016

The Moon Gallery at Berry College will open its doors at 5 p.m. Jan. 11 for the opening reception to showcase Morgan Alexander’s “…between the sea and the sky” exhibit.

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