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Virginia Hart, Iconic Mars Hill Educator Passes Away at 101 years old

Virginia Hart, the longtime coach and professor who founded the Mars Hill University women’s varsity athletics program, passed away on June 1, 2024. Hart graduated in 1943 from Mars Hill... [READ MORE]


Mars Hill University Confers Degrees on 195 Spring Graduates

“The beautiful and hardest thing about our time here is that it inevitably ends,” said Mars Hill University graduate Lauren Sermersheim, delivering a student address to her fellow graduates. “In... [READ MORE]


Theatre Students Recognized During Golden Lion Awards

The Mars Hill University theatre arts department held its annual Golden Lion Awards on Friday, May 3, 2024, and recognized the following students, staff, and alumni for their work during... [READ MORE]


Mars Hill University Recognizes Students and Employees for Service to the Community

Mars Hill University presented awards to several students and employees for their service to the university and to others. The awards were given during the annual University Awards and Recognitions... [READ MORE]


Alpha Alpha Alpha Induction

Mars Hill University recently inducted the first 26 members into Alpha Alpha Alpha, the national honor society for first-generation college students. Alpha Alpha Alpha, or Tri-Alpha, is for first-generation students... [READ MORE]


Larry & Joe Concert April 13

The Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies welcomes the duo of Larry & Joe to the campus of Mars Hill University for the Ramsey Center’s annual spring concert on... [READ MORE]


Mars Hill University To Co-Host Entrepreneurial Leadership Summit with Venture Asheville

Mars Hill University To Co-Host Entrepreneurial Leadership Summit with Venture Asheville Mars Hill University’s Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership is the presenting sponsor for Venture Asheville’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Summit on Thursday,... [READ MORE]


Transformative $1 Million Matching Gift Ignites Momentum for New Campus Center

Mars Hill University announces a $1 million matching gift towards the construction of our campus center. This commitment sets the stage for a new era of generosity, support, and community... [READ MORE]


Wright Named VP for Finance and Administration at Mars Hill University

Mars Hill University announced the appointment of Daniel B. “Bo” Wright as its new Vice President for Finance and Administration. Wright brings over 15 years of senior finance experience, marked... [READ MORE]


Choral Festival Features World Premiere for 75th Anniversary

75th Anniversary Festival choir comprises 350 high school singers from across North Carolina Mars Hill University will welcome several hundred high school music students to campus on February 9 and... [READ MORE]


Transfer Agreement Benefits Future Entrepreneurs

Future Entrepreneurs to Benefit from Mars Hill University and Blue Ridge Community College Transfer Agreement Entrepreneurship graduates of Blue Ridge Community College now have a certain pathway to earn a... [READ MORE]


Documentary About Cherokee Language Features Discussion with Filmmakers

Mars Hill University will present a film screening and discussion with the filmmakers of “ᏓᏗᏬᏂᏏ (We Will Speak),” a documentary about efforts to preserve the Cherokee language. The event will... [READ MORE]