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Alice Lloyd College Celebrates 2017 Alumna and Alumnus of the Year

Alice Lloyd College held its twenty-first annual Alumna and Alumnus of the Year Banquet on September 15th, 2017. The celebration is held in honor of two individuals whose service and dedication exemplify the core values of Alice Lloyd College. Family and friends came together to celebrate the lives and successes of the recipients, Kimberly Slone Jones (Class of 1989) and Dr. Clyde Thornsberry (Class of 1947).

Alice Lloyd College Holds Fall Opening Convocation

by Shawnna Hunt, Student Contributor The first Alice Lloyd College convocation ceremony of the Fall 2017 semester was held on September 5, 2017. To open the event, President Joe Stepp of Alice Lloyd College updated students on a number of campus projects. These...

ALC Graduate First Runner-Up at 2017 Miss Kentucky Pageant

Alice Lloyd College 2017 graduate, Jacquelyn Crawford, won first runner-up at the 2017 Miss Kentucky Pageant competing as the Miss Lexington representative.  In addition, Jacquelyn was awarded the Heather French Henry Quality of Life Award and the even more...

Reflections from VoA 2017 Northeastern Tour

On May 9th through May 21st the Alice Lloyd College Voices of Appalachia journeyed on their annual spring choir tour. With the support of ALC alumni and friends of the college, this year the choir traveled throughout the Northeastern part of the U.S. The following is one choir member, Jerri Whitner’s reflections from her first VoA Choir Tour. Jerri is an ALC Sophomore English and History major from Dickenson County, Virginia.

Lexington Herald-Leader Features Alice Lloyd College

Alice Lloyd College received a front page feature by the Lexington Herald- Leader. The article highlighted ALC’s history, specifically Alice Lloyd’s arrival in Kentucky and her work with the Caney Creek Community Center.

ALC Students Serve the Community One Flower at a Time

To some, Hindman, Kentucky, is just another small town, but to the students at Alice Lloyd College, it is just like home. Every year, the students spend at least fifty percent of their life in this community and have grown to know it as a second home. Recently, the...

ALC Celebrates the Class of 2017

On Saturday, May 6th, family and friends gathered at the Grady Nutt Athletic Center to watch the largest, ALC graduating class to date receive their degree from Alice Lloyd College. In opening remarks, President Joe Stepp welcomed family and friends to the campus and...

Thomas Case: Finding His Purpose at ALC

A Junior Biology (Pre-Med) major at Alice Lloyd College, Thomas Case, has always aspired to do two things, to be a scientist and a movie director. Although he decided science was the better path for him to take he has not given up his passion for movies. In more ways than one, ALC has fanned the enthusiastic flames of Thomas’ goals and directed him toward his purpose filled path.

A True Servant Leader: Dr. James Stewart

By Jerri Whitner, Student Contributor Dr. James H. Stewart, a native of Wheelwright, Kentucky, was one of the earliest students to walk the Purpose Road, graduating from the Caney Junior College in 1942. Following his time at Caney, Dr. James Stewart went on to...

Caps On for a Week of Graduation

By: Jerri Whitner, Student Contributor As the end of the year approaches all of the ALC community is buzzing with excitement. The first week of May is going to keep the students, faculty and staff on Caney Creek extremely busy as they prepare for four graduations....

Honors Day: A Celebration of Students

Alice Lloyd College held its annual Honors Day celebration on Tuesday, April 11th. Students were recognized for their exceptional achievements in academics. Various awards were handed out for excellence in specific subjects and majors. Awards for special achievements...

ALC’s Scholar Speaks at Conference Held at Oxford University

By Dru Walters and Jerri Whitner, Student Contributors Dr. Rhonda Smith-Daugherty, Professor of History at Alice Lloyd College, has been blessed with multiple opportunities to travel outside of the United States. She’s been equally blessed on those occasions to have...

Honoring Our Heritage: ALC’s First St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Excitement was in the air on the campus of Alice Lloyd College as students, faculty, and staff lined up for ALC’s first St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Thursday, March 9th. A small march was held last year, but thanks to the sponsorship of ALC history professor, Dr. Stephen Wilson, and a committee of interested students, faculty, and staff, the humble march transformed into an exciting parade.

Alice Lloyd Eagles Tennis Opens 2017 Season

PIPPA PASSES, Ky. – The Alice Lloyd College Lady Eagles and Eagles Tennis squads opened the 2017 tennis season on Saturday as they faced the University of Pikeville Bears. The women preceded that contest by playing a River States Conference match against the Carlow...