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Executive Director of Institutional Advancement Katie Talbert is named category finalist for 6th annual Boone Area Chamber of Commerce 4 Under 40 Awards

April 12, 2022

Lees-McRae College aims to grow residential enrollment to 1,000 students – Children’s Hope Alliance to serve ten times as many children

April 11, 2022

Local gynecologist, midwives—including alumna April Greene—share dedication for women’s health

October 06, 2021

Malbon hopes the book will bring attention to an issue many Americans struggle with

August 18, 2021
Savannah Trantham

Lees-McRae alum Savannah Trantham is putting her rehab skills to work in western North Carolina

August 12, 2021
President Lee King

Tickets to watch the livestream event are $10 for community members

June 28, 2021

Catawba County Library will be hosting virtual presentations with the May Wildlife Rehabilitation Center on June 8 and 9

June 07, 2021

The 42nd season of FORUM will kick off on Monday, June 14, and will run through Monday, August 2.

June 03, 2021
Back to school: Luke Winkelmann puts snowboarding on display at Lees-McRae College

Winkelmann visited Lees-McRae to film a snowboarding video for Red Bull

May 03, 2021

Lees-McRae was recently named a Gold Bike Friendly University and was selected to compete in the Blue Ridge Outdoor Magazine Top Adventure College Tournament

April 27, 2021
Banner Elk named one of the "South's Best Mountain Towns"

The location of Lees-McRae, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains near ski resorts and state parks, is one of the college's many advantages

March 31, 2021

Lees-McRae recognized for showing the benefits of on-campus pets

December 10, 2020

Joining with the Boone Police Department, the Lees-McRae High Country Alumni Chapter serves our local community in hosting a food drive for the Hunger and Health Coalition.

December 10, 2020

Kim Longsoldier overcame the challenges of being a woman in a primarily male field in her 11 years of army service

November 09, 2020

Garrett Hinshaw, president of CVCC, presents Savannah Brown with the President’s Award. Brown recently completed her criminal justice associate degree at CVCC and is attending Lees-McRae College to pursue her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice.

October 22, 2020