Artist Ben Bridgers' Ojai painting

Paintings and drawings will be the focus of Artist Ben Bridgers’ Exhibition – Opening Reception on September 8

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WILSON, N.C. — August 30, 2022 — An extraordinary series of paintings by North Carolina artist Ben Bridgers will open the fall semester at the Barton Art Galleries, on the campus of Barton College. The exhibition opened August 29 and will run through October 7. On Thursday, September 8, the Barton Art Galleries will host a reception from 5-7 p.m. for “Solivagant.” At 6 p.m., an artist lecture will feature Bridgers. This event is open to the public at no charge, and the community is invited to attend. “‘Solivagant,’ the title of the exhibit, means to wander alone — a fitting description of the artistic process and a word that also […]

Barton College Athletics Trailer

Barnes Transportation Leads Gift-in-Kind Project for Barton Athletics

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The presentation photo of the new Barton College Athletics Trailer includes from left – Patrick Barnes, Jr., Keith Barnes, Dr. Douglas N. Searcy, and Rhine Sharp. Keith Barnes was presented with a Barton College Football Team helmet at the ceremony.    WILSON, N.C. —August 30, 2022 — Barton College recently received a gift-in-kind Athletics Trailer to assist in transporting equipment for future game travel. What began as a casual inquiry about equipment transportation needs for Barton Athletics quickly became a coordinated plan with several donors linking arms to provide integral support. “This project came about because of communications I received from other universities,” explained Keith Barnes, President of Barnes Transportation Company […]

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Barton College Welcomes New and Returning Students for Fall 2022

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WILSON, N.C. — August 18, 2022 — The Barton College community is thrilled to welcome approximately 300 freshmen and an additional 65 transfer students to campus this week, and we can’t wait to see our returning upperclassmen who will arrive over the weekend. Our teams across campus, from Admissions to Financial Aid, from Orientation to Student Engagement and Academics, have all worked incredibly hard to prepare for this fall semester. We have been very intentional in planning for our students’ arrival this week. Welcome Weekend provides important opportunities for our new students to bond with each other during a wide variety of activities and events, including a bus ride together […]

Web Content Manager/Strategist

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The Marketing and Communications team at Barton College is seeking a full-time web content manager/strategist to join our team of creative, experienced and dedicated professionals at a time of exciting strategic growth for the College. The Manager/Strategist will be responsible for working with various campus partners (academics, enrollment, student engagement, marketing, alumni, etc.) to develop and enhance current content strategies for a soon-to-be-completed relaunch of our site. This includes project management for continuous web content development, new web initiatives, strategies for engaging diverse audiences, and coaching/oversight for internal content providers. The manager/strategist will use data and analytics to guide strategic decisions and will work closely with other departmental experts, particularly […]

Assistant Director Of Admissions

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Barton College currently has an opening for a full-time Assistant Director of Admissions responsible for managing and recruiting a specified territory with enrollment goals for the College. May require working some nights and/or weekends in support of College events as needed. Job Responsibilities: · Communicate effectively and efficiently with students and parents on a daily basis concerning Barton College and admissions requirements. · Work in an atmosphere where goals are set and reached based on the institution’s expectations. · Willingness to travel independently for consecutive nights. · Skills to learn and work with Jenzabar SIS and a CRM on a daily basis. · Willingness to work weekends and evenings to […]

Custodial Supervisor

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Barton College currently has a vacancy for a Custodial Supervisor, who will report to the Director of Facilities Management and Services. The Custodial Supervisor will plan, organize, and direct the overall custodial and general building maintenance services for assigned facilities consisting of offices, classrooms, conference areas, special event centers, labs, and other facilities. The incumbent will supervise a custodial staff of fourteen (14) full-time employees. This includes completing employee performance evaluations, taking appropriate disciplinary actions and preparing appropriate documentation for personnel actions; determining scope of work to be performed, developing schedules, managing budget and overtime; and being responsible for training new employees in proper custodial procedures. The custodial supervisor will […]

Custodial Worker

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Barton College currently has an opening for a Custodial Worker responsible for cleaning assigned buildings. Regular duties include vacuuming classrooms and offices, cleaning restrooms, emptying trash, wiping and dusting vertical and horizontal surfaces, and performing annual maintenance such as waxing floors and cleaning carpets. May require working nights and/or weekends in support of college events as needed. Note: This job description indicates in general the nature and levels of work, knowledge, skills, abilities and other essential functions (as covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act) expected of an incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities required of an incumbent. An […]