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The Web Magazine focuses on alumni news and campus events from Gardner-Webb College; now Gardner-Webb University. This issue highlights the groundbreaking ceremonies for the new convocation center at Gardner-Webb. The beginning semester of Graduate Studies was anticipated to begin in 1980. There were also major fundraising attempts during this time period, with a 50,000 dollar donation given anonymously. Patrick Spangler became the Convocation Center General Chairman, and took on the responsibilities of governing all other chairmen on this project. There was an outlook for the Gardner-Webb basketball season given by Randy Alexander, the Sports Information Director. Michael Stephens, a psychology major, met with prominent psychologist from around the nation on his four week tour of the United States. The school also began to offer art therapy. There was also a spotlight of the educators within the Education Department.

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Gardner-Webb University


Boiling Springs, NC


The Web Magazine, Gardner-Webb College, Alumni News, Boiling Springs, NC, Groundbreaking Ceremony, Graduate Studies, Patrick Spangler, Basketball, Michael Stephens, Art Therapy, Education

The Web Magazine 1979, November/December