Head Bowling Coach

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Barton College Head Bowling Coach The Barton College Division of Athletics is seeking a full-time or part-time Head Coach for the Men’s and Women’s Bowling teams. Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Head Coach will be responsible for the overall administration of the Bowling program. As a new program, it is his/her responsibility to foster and encourage the goals of student-athletes, stress the elements of sportsmanship and fair play, create a supportive bowling culture, and do so with the mission of Barton College, Conference Carolinas, and the NCAA. Essential Functions: To conduct the sports program according to all College, Conference Carolinas, NCAA rules regulations, guidelines, and standards for financial […]

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Barton’s Clash of the Bulldogs Raises Funds to Support Student-Athletes

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WILSON, N.C. — October 27, 2022 — Barton College’s inaugural “Clash of the Bulldogs” was a great success! A total of $167,486 was raised from more than 1,200 donors making almost 1,700 gifts. These gifts will enhance the athletic experience for Barton’s 690 student-athletes during the 2022-2023 academic year. The week-long, athletic-focused fundraising campaign, led by the Office of Institutional Advancement in collaboration with Barton Athletics, engaged the College’s 24 NCAA DII teams in friendly but spirited competition, as they each raised awareness and financial support for a chosen initiative to directly benefit their team. The funds raised during this campaign allow Barton College to fulfill the ever-changing needs of our student-athletes and […]

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Hustle for Health 5K Planned in Partnership with N.C. Whirligig Festival

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WILSON, N.C. — October 25, 2022 — In partnership with the N.C. Whirligig Festival, the Barton College “Hustle for Health 5K Run/Walk and Community Health Fair” on November 5-6 is sponsored by the Healthcare+ HOSA cohort at Barton College, Wilson Primary Care, and BartonFit. Come enjoy a fun, informative event designed to keep you healthy and active! The Community Health Fair event will be located on Douglas Street within the Whirligig Festival in Historic Downtown Wilson, on both Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 5-6. Community Health Fair vendors will include the Carolina Family Health Center, the Barton Kinesiology Program, Southeastern Healthcare of N.C., Vitality Nutrition, and more. The 5K Run/Walk will begin at 9 […]

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2022 Barton College Homecoming Weekend Scheduled for Oct. 28-29

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WILSON, N.C. — October 24, 2022 — Barton College’s 2022 Homecoming Weekend (Oct. 28-29) is just around the corner!  Atlantic Christian/Barton alumni and Bulldog fans from across the region will be welcomed to campus for a great weekend of activities that begins on Friday, Oct. 28, with the annual Alumni Golf Tournament at Wilson Country Club. The tournament is expected to host 23 teams for a fun 18 holes. Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Alumni Association Scholarship. Back by popular demand is the Bulldog Bash at the Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park on Friday evening from 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Barton/ACC alumni, employees, current students, friends and supporters of […]

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Artist-in-Residence Joseph Rafferty Focuses on “Artists and Americans” in Fall Exhibition Oct. 17-Nov. 23

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WILSON, N.C. — October 3, 2022 — Barton College welcomes Artist-in-Residence Joseph Rafferty with a series of public events featuring the artist and his work. His exhibition, “Artists and Americans,” will open in the Barton Art Galleries on Monday, Oct. 17, and run through Wednesday, Nov. 23. An Opening Reception for the artist and his work will be held on Thursday, Oct. 20, from 5-7 p.m. in the Barton Art Galleries, with a gallery talk by the artist at 6 p.m. The reception and lecture are open to the public at no charge, and the community is invited to attend. Rafferty will be in residence through October 29 and will host […]

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“Take Back The Night” Scheduled for Oct. 6 with Speaker Janine Latus

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WILSON, N.C. —October 2, 2022 — Members of the Wilson community are invited to join Barton College’s faculty, staff, and students for “Take Back The Night,” scheduled for Thursday, Oct.6, at 7 p.m. in Hardy Alumni Hall. The featured speaker for the evening will be Janine Latus, author of the international bestseller “If I Am Missing or Dead: a sister’s story of love, murder and liberation.” Sponsored and hosted by Barton College Student Health Services, “Take Back The Night” is an annual program on campus that raises awareness about domestic violence. The event is open to the public at no charge, and the community is encouraged to attend. About the speaker — […]