At Longwood October means...

Fall Tour Time

Come visit your future home

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Fall Tour Time
A Season of Music

Longwood music department unveils sensational fall performance lineup

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A Season of Music
Children's Book Festival

Top children’s authors come to campus to share their love of reading

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Children's Book Festival
Oktoberfest & Color Wars

One of our most cherished (and anticipated) traditions


Oktoberfest & Color Wars


Interior of the Moton museum
The Robert Russa Moton Museum was recently awarded a $162,000 federal grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to support the museum’s efforts to engage young visitors, especially schoolchildren.

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Marc Brown presents at the 2016 VCBF
Virginia Children’s Book Festival returns to Longwood in October with star-studded (and fan-favorite) lineup

Two Caldecott winners, New York Times best-sellers, Ezra Jack Keats Award honorees and one of the most popular authors to ever appear in Farmville will entertain and inspire thousands of young people at the 5th annual Virginia Children’s Book Festival this October.

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After nearly two years of preparation, Longwood set a new bar for what universities can achieve in hosting a debate.

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Members of the Longwood family are spread far and wide, but stay connected through reunions and innovative partnerships with current Lancers.

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When the scarves wave, Lancer pride soars. And when we rock Willett Hall during home games, it’s an experience no one will forget.