Max Vinson watched helplessly as the 160-year-old church next door to his Lineboro, Md., home burned in the early morning hours of Dec. 3, 2013. Lazarus United Church of Christ was destroyed in the blaze, but Vinson’s sense of helplessness quickly gave way to his determination to find a way to help.
The junior History major, with his brother and two friends from high school, would ultimately raise $1,400 through a community event they dubbed Lineboro Exchange – and their efforts were coincidentally bolstered by a Sophomore Interdisciplinary Studies (SIS) course Vinson took during spring semester. MORE
History professor Bryn Upton’s first book discusses the Cold War era in context of film. MORE
“These accolades reflect the college’s increasing national prominence.”
Pres. Casey on the U.S. News college rankings