2020 Barton Art Graduates Exhibition Oct. 16 – Nov. 20

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WILSON, N.C.  — September 30, 2020 — A mixture of painting, graphic design, audio recording technology, and documentary will be part of the 2020 Barton Art Graduates Exhibition scheduled to open on Friday, Oct. 16, in the Virginia Graves Gallery located in the Barton Art Galleries in Case Art Building on the Barton College campus. The exhibition will be on view through Friday, Nov. 20. The exhibition is open to the public by appointment only, and social distancing and masks will be required during visits to the gallery. Individuals and small groups, not exceeding 10 people, will be greeted by a Barton Art Galleries’ intern at the appointed time. Please contact Maureen […]

John Hancock’s The Shaped Landscape Exhibition Oct. 13-Nov. 20, Opening Reception on Oct. 22

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An opening reception with the artist will be held on Thursday, Oct. 22, from 5 -7 p.m. The artist talk will begin at 6 p.m. Advance reservations are required. WILSON, N.C. — September 30, 2020 — Barton College celebrates John Hancock as the fall Artist-in-Residence, with his new exhibition “The Shaped Landscape.” The exhibition opens in the Lula E. Rackley Gallery in the Barton Art Galleries on Tuesday, Oct. 13, and runs through Friday, Nov. 20. An opening reception with the artist will be held on Thursday, Oct. 22, from 5 -7 p.m. The artist talk will begin at 6 p.m. Advance reservations are required because of social distancing requirements, but there is no charge to attend the reception or artist talk. Masks will be […]

Assistant Director of Financial Aid

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Barton College currently has an opening for a full-time Assistant Director of Financial Aid, responsible for the support of student aid processing and the office’s day-to-day operation. This position oversees the loan programs, packaging, reconciliation, withdrawals, and disbursements. Meeting with families and students is a vital part of this role. Job Responsibilities Serves as primary contact for returning students and families as they understand the financial aid process. Determines loan eligibility, certification, origination, reconciliation, and disbursement of federal and private loans. Oversees and packages special programs, such as Tuition Remission and Tuition Exchange. Requires the individual to be a resource for policy and compliance questions. Must be available to work […]

Executive Director of Marketing and Communications

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Barton College currently has an opening for a full-time Executive Director of Marketing and Communications. Reporting directly to the Vice President of Enrollment and Marketing, the Executive Director is responsible for developing and implementing creative strategies for the advancement of all programs, educational offerings, events, and distinctive features of Barton College. Job Responsibilities Plans, directs, and implements an energetic, coordinated marketing and communications strategy in support of the College’s mission and established priorities. Works with the VP, staff, and other members of the senior management team, to advance and distinguish the Barton College brand through all communication media and to all Barton constituencies. Develops strategies to support the goals of […]

Assistant Cross Country/Track and Field Coach

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Barton College is accepting applications for an Assistant Coach of Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field, a 12-month, full-time position with an immediate start date. Barton College Athletics is a member of the Conference Carolinas and competes at the NCAA Division II level. Duties Duties as the Assistant Cross Country and Track and Field Coach include but are not limited to: Assisting in the recruitment and retention of a team for each gender that meets departmental roster goals Practice planning and implementation for specified group Assisting in conditioning, training, and performance of the Track and Field team Providing leadership to facilitate academic and personal success by the […]

Theatre at Barton presents 2020 Senior Showcase Highlights on October 2

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WILSON, N.C. — September 24, 2020 — Theatre at Barton is pleased to host the 2020 Senior Showcase scheduled for Friday, Oct. 2, at 7:30 p.m. A variety of highlight performances will be presented by the 2020 Barton Theatre graduates on the outdoor stage in front of the Kennedy Family Theatre on the Barton campus. Performances will include — “Savannah Smiles” by Savannah Wall,       “Hidden Beneath the Surface” with Synthandria L. Stockwell,       The Last Five Years” featuring Jamie Allen (with Zachery Rayburn ’16), and       “Prince Not Included” with Ashley Keefe.       Unfortunately, 2020 graduate Jenna Sutton will not be available to […]

Barton Named Among Most Innovative Schools in the South

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WILSON, N.C. — September 22, 2020 — At #4, Barton has been recognized for the first time by U.S. News &World Report as one of the 2021 “Most Innovative Schools” Among Regional Colleges in the South, as ranked by academic leadership peers. This new ranking is one of five recognitions Barton College has received from U.S. News & World Report this fall. This is also the first time Barton has been listed for “Best Undergraduate Teaching” Among Regional Colleges in the South, at #9. The College also earned placement at #19 for “Social Mobility” among Regional Colleges in the South. This news, shared by the College, follows the announcement last week that […]

Barton Students Earn Certification Through BB&T Emerging Leaders Program

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WILSON, N.C. — September 18, 2020 — Barton College offers its congratulations to the School of Business graduate MBA and undergraduate students who recently completed the BB&T Emerging Leaders Certification, a new addition to the School’s co-curricular program. Barton’s fall 2020 BB&T Emerging Leaders Certification graduates include Tobie Bellamy, Carter Brogden, Grace Browning, Ronaldo Del Duca, Jean Dove, Sharon Evans, Sandra Fliakos, Cynthia Green, Shemar Hudson, Tyler Hunt, Bradi Hurley-Flowers, Holly Johnson, Rachel Krueger, Oscar Marmestedt, Clare McMahon, Jennifer Nelson, Nikki Norlin, Kaity Pearson, Kristen Price, Markus Richardson, Oliva Rivera, Mark Santes, Jailynn Thomas, Ada Vargas, Clay Walters, Colby Warren, Jasmine Wheeler, Faith Williams, and Imrie Worley. The BB&T Emerging Leaders Certification […]

Barton Ranks Highest in North Carolina for Value Among Regional Colleges in South

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WILSON, N.C. — September 14, 2021 —  Barton’s regional and national momentum continues with the latest rankings’ release from U.S. News & World Report. Barton College ranks as the highest North Carolina college listed in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report “Best Value” Among Regional Colleges in the South. In this 36th edition of Best Colleges’ rankings, Barton is recognized for its quality academic programming and affordable cost. Barton also continues to hold its impressive position among the “Top Ten” in the 2021 U.S. News & World Report’s overall rankings of the Best Regional Colleges in the South. In addition, Princeton Review ranks Barton as a “Best in the Southeast” college in its 2021 Best Colleges: Region by […]

Assistant Swimming Coach

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Barton College has an opening for a part-time Assistant Swimming Coach, reporting directly to the Head Swimming Coach. Essential Functions Coaching responsibilities during practice Operations of swimming and diving program Social media Filming and film review On-campus recruiting Other administrative work as needed Desired Education, Skills, and Experience USA swimming certifications, CPR, First Aid (or willingness to obtain) Knowledge of NCAA Division II and Conference Carolinas compliance/conference rules Excellent interpersonal skills Eagerness to learn Application Process To apply, please send a letter of application, resume/vita, contact information (email addresses and telephone numbers) for at least three references, and proof of certification to Human Resources at employment@barton.edu. Barton College is an […]