Month: August 2018

mkbrantley August 31, 2018

August 31, 2018 — Barton College’s Friends of Hackney Library and the Friends of the Wilson County Public Library are cooking up a feast for their jointly-sponsored fall 2018 dinner/lecture. The featured speaker at the event will be Vivian Howard, Kinston chef, restaurateur, “New York Times” bestselling author, and star of PBS’s award-winning television show, “A Chef’s Life.” The event will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 5:30 […]

mkbrantley August 30, 2018

August 30, 2018 — Ken Jones, Wilson business leader and retired Wilson Plant Manager of Merck and Company, Inc., will be honored at the fourteenth annual Wilson-Barton Partnership Leadership Award Dinner on Thursday, Sept. 20, on the campus of Barton College. The event, to be held on Center Campus, will begin at 6:30 p.m. The […]

mkbrantley August 26, 2018

August 25, 2018 – Barton College’s second Honors Retreat took place on Saturday. The purpose of this exciting event for first year honors students was to capture the spirit of the co-curricular activities of the Honors Program, which include service, culture, and community. Student leaders of the event Brooke Lonergan and Jonathan Moss, both sophomores, […]

mkbrantley August 20, 2018

August 20, 2018 — Barton alumna Keisha Parker, ’16, Constituent Services Manager for the Office of U.S. Senator Richard Burr, will share her compelling story as the featured speaker for the 117th Opening Convocation at Barton College. The annual campus event is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 28, at 11 a.m. in Howard Chapel. A distinguished tradition at […]

mkbrantley August 20, 2018

Barton College freshmen Tiffany Mercer, Shemeiya Gregg and Takeitha Glaspie join fellow students gathering items from Forest Hills Presbyterian Church and other organizations participating in the annual Welcome Back Barton event on Monday. Drew C. Wilson | Wilson Times August 20, 2018 – Senior Morgan Lee has been to the Welcome Back Barton event every […]

mkbrantley August 17, 2018

August 17, 2018 — Our newest Bulldogs have arrived! Barton College welcomed a new class of freshmen and transfers to campus on Thursday, Aug. 16, as parents, grandparents, and siblings helped students move their favorite items from home to their residence halls on campus. Barton College’s Welcome Weekend extends over the course of four to […]

mkbrantley August 17, 2018

August 14, 2018 — The “Little Light” exhibition, featuring sculpture and performance works by artist Harriet Hoover, will launch the Barton Art Galleries’ 2018-2019 season. An opening reception and gallery lecture, featuring the artist, will be held on Thursday, August 23, in Case Art Building on the campus of Barton College. The reception will begin […]

mkbrantley August 7, 2018

August 7, 2018 — College Consensus, one of the newest college ranking websites to date, recently announced Barton College in its 2018 “top ten” in two categories:  #8 in its Best Regional Colleges — South; and #9 in its Best Colleges & Universities in North Carolina. Recognized as an aggregate ranking, College Consensus’s rankings are […]

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