The First Phase of the Barton College Master Plan Announced to Alumni at Homecoming

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WILSON, N.C. — With a new Master Plan Study now completed, Barton College is poised to begin the first phase of new development on campus that will begin to align the College’s physical environment with its expanding national recognition as an innovative center of academic quality.  The new project campaign, which has been in a silent phase for the past six months, was publicly shared first with Atlantic Christian and Barton College alumni during the weekend’s Homecoming festivities. Dr. Norval C. Kneten, president of Barton College, made the public announcement during the Alumni Awards Brunch on Saturday. Barton’s national recognition continues to be reflected in top tier recognitions as a […]

President Clinton Campaigns on Barton’s Campus

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WILSON, N.C. — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton appeared before a crowd of students, faculty, staff, and Wilson community members Saturday, April 12, on center campus at Barton College to encourage voters to support his wife Senator Hillary Clinton in North Carolina’s primary in her race for the Democratic nomination and for the presidency. Speaking for just over 45 minutes, Clinton talked about Sen. Clinton’s plans for a long list of issues including the budget, foreign relations, healthcare, college assistance, and veterans’ care. “She wants us to build a country of shared prosperity based on shared opportunities and shared responsibilities and to build a world in which America is once […]

Clinton Visit To Barton Set For Saturday

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WILSON, N.C. — While Barton College does not endorse any political candidate or platform, it is an honor for the campus to be chosen as a host for President Bill Clinton’s upcoming visit to Wilson on Saturday. Please join the Barton community to witness firsthand America’s democratic process in action. As the presidential election process evolves in the coming months to what promises to be an historical event, Barton welcomes this visit and the possibility of visits from the other presidential campaigns. To make accessibility to the Barton campus as convenient as possible for visitors on Saturday, please note the following arrangements: Time of the event: Doors will open for […]