Dr. Madison Humerick ’09 (left) has relied on the advice of Dr. Consuelo Alvarez from her freshman year at Longwood through medical school and starting a family (Photo by Jack Looney).

Way Finders

Dr. Humerick and Dr. Alvarez Humerick remembers well that soccer game freshman year, when she first started to see there was something different about Dr. Alvarez.

  • November 01, 2019
  • Features

  • Woman at podium
    Getting Personal

    Dr. Emily Heady has an economy-size carton of individually wrapped cheese crackers on the bottom shelf of the bookcase in her office.

    Longwood’s peer mentor program puts the experts on the front lines of helping new students. This is the summer 2019 crew, many of whom are also working this fall.
    Been There, Done That

    SOME OF THE BEST mentors at Longwood are just a year or two older than the new students they’re helping adjust to college life.

  • Students on Campus
    Matchmakers

    Funding a scholarship for a deserving Longwood student is now easier than ever before, thanks to an innovative initiative by the Office of Institutional Advancement

  • Elwood
    Want to spend a night (or weekend) in the renovated Frazer?

    Alumni Weekend, scheduled for May 29-31, 2020, will feature the best of past events while adding flexible pricing options for alumni to participate in all activities or just a few.

  • 1924 Basketball Team
    In the Beginning

    One hundred years ago, the Longwood women’s basketball team began a new chapter in the story of the institution.

  • Dr. Erica Brown-Meredith ’95 and Darius Baskerville ’20
    Someone in His Corner

    “I believe you can make a difference in his life. I need you to make sure he graduates.”