Saturday, February 1, 2014

Virginia Intermont College (VA)

Nick Anderson reports January 31, 2014 for the Washington Post that Virginia Intermont College plans to merge with Webber International University of Babson Park, FL.

Virginia Intermont College was founded in 1884 as Southwest Virginia Institute in Glade Spring, Virginia.  In 1891, the institution moved to Bristol,TN.  Initially founded for the education of women, Virginia Intermont became co-educational in 1972.