Happiness Attained: Dr. Don King Reaches 50 Years at Montreat College

“The place for which He designs them in His scheme of things is the place they are made for. When they reach it, their nature is fulfilled and their happiness attained.” These words may perhaps best sum up Dr. Don King’s past half century at Montreat College, where...

Montreat College Celebrates 189 Graduates in 108th Academic Year

Montreat College celebrated its 108th academic year with its spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 11, at Anderson Auditorium. The ceremony honored 189 graduates, including 90 from the Adult and Graduate Studies (AGS) program and 99 from the School of Arts and...

Hoppy Chemistry: Students See the Science Behind the Sip

A group of eight Montreat College students explored the science behind the sip during a behind-the-scenes tour of the Sierra Nevada Brewing Company in Mills River, NC. “I was particularly interested in combining microbiology with organic chemistry and taking them to...

Montreat College Seniors Shine at Carolinas Psychology Conference

Seniors Karlie Gwyn (Mount Airy, NC) and Kilia Hasty (Spindale, NC) made history as the first Montreat College students to present at the esteemed Carolinas Psychology Conference on Saturday, April 13. Hosted by Campbell University in Buies Creek, NC, the event is one...

Instant Impact: Jill Lossiah Makes a Difference with New Skills

A testament to resilience and determination, Jill Lossiah is dedicated to creating a brighter future not only for herself but also for her five children and many others. Raised in a blend of Cherokee and non-Cherokee cultures, Jill currently serves as the senior...

Lewkowicz to Retire from Coaching after Spring Track Season

Following nine years at Montreat College, Jason Lewkowicz resigned from his position as Senior Associate Director of Athletics and Director of Cross Country and Track & Field, announcing his retirement from coaching earlier this week. He will remain on staff...

2023 Cybersecurity Graduate Earns CCNA Certification

When Andrew Melogy learned that he had passed his Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam, the December 2023 cybersecurity graduate admitted that he stared at the screen in disbelief. “When I saw I had passed, I froze for like five minutes,” he remembered....

Montreat College Students Explore Florida’s Wetlands

Fifteen Montreat College students adventured on a five-day, four-night excursion to the wetlands of Florida as part of their Field Studies coursework this semester. Under the guidance of Dr. Anna Hardy, Assistant Professor of Natural Science, and Dr. Josh Holbrook,...