He’s training for a career in the world of make-believe, but Aaron Burstein ’19 has already begun to make his mark in the real world.
Overheard on the Longwood campus
Longwood’s College of Business and Economics recently extended its accreditation from the most prestigious accrediting agency for schools of business around the world.
As of late February, Longwood’s new Norman H. and Elsie Stossell Upchurch University Center was 70-75 percent complete and on track for opening during the fall 2018 semester.
When Dr. Darrell Carpenter and Dr. Robert Marmorstein sat down to assess the ways the cyber security and computer science programs at Longwood could collaborate more, they decided they needed to do some rewiring—literally.
Though it’s offered through the business school, this course teaches students as much about psychology as it does about business principles, says Melton, an attorney and mediator.
As Longwood students Olivia Mehalko and Cameron Reuss knelt in the dirt and carefully unearthed the remains of a 1,000-year-old Native American hearth, they came across what would seem to be a common find.
Performing selections by Kaprálová, Brahms and Dvořák, the Richmond Symphony Orchestra will return to the Longwood campus in April to perform for the seventh year in a row.
The Environmental Educational Center at Longwood’s Lancer Park will be “BioBlitz central” on Saturday, April 21.
Boom in early applications comes on the heels of increased name recognition, successful summer admissions program