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The belief that “education is a staging ground for action” is conveyed in many ways at Gardner-Webb University. Most recently, the concept became more than just a theory discussed within the walls of a classroom as dozens of students participated in two separate trips to the nation’s capitol within a span of less than two months. One visit was academically driven, while the other helped advance a social issue important to many GWU students.
Abby Simmons, Christy Apisa, Dr. Ben Gaskins, Jessica Hibbard, Kate Bumgarner, Katie Spiro, MOVE:DC, Nicholas Berryhill, Stephanie Capps, Stephen Maynard, Tyler Sain, U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry, Washington D.C.
Office of University Communications, "Trips to Washington D.C. Inspire and Motivate Gardner-Webb Students" (2013). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 1711.