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Civil War Institute Director Rendered Speechless By Donation

The Johnston family recently donated wonderful artifacts from Union Army Private Robert Bradbury, who fought in the Northern Shenandoah Valley, to SU’s McCormick Civil War Institute! MCWI Director, Jonathan Noyalas says he got a treasure trove! Dozens of letters, photographs and even a self-portrait of Bradbury were packed into boxes. “I’m not often rendered speechless. […]

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Go Virtual at Battle of Cool Spring

Shenandoah University’s McCormick Civil War Institute is commemorating the 155th anniversary of the Battle of Cool Spring with tours, lectures and the unveiling of an augmented reality experience. The commemorative event occurs on Saturday, July 20, at the university’s River Campus at Cool Spring Battlefield located at 1400 Parker Lane, Bluemont. This event is free […]

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One Artifact At A Time

A group of Shenandoah University history majors are set to be published authors this year for their work on a book commemorating the 275th anniversary of the founding of Winchester, Virginia. The history students are using artifacts to help tell the city’s story in a book to be published by the Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society […]

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One Artifact At A Time

A group of Shenandoah University history majors are set to be published authors this year for their work on a book commemorating the 275th anniversary of the founding of Winchester, Virginia. The history students are using artifacts to help tell the city’s story in a book to be published by the Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society […]

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Johnathon Noyalas

Alumnus Named 2016 SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award Winner

Congratulations to Jonathan Noyalas ’01, who has been named one of the statewide Outstanding Faculty Award (OFA) winners for 2016. Noyalas serves as assistant professor of history and director of the Center for Civil War History at Lord Fairfax Community College. He is also an adjunct assistant professor of history at Shenandoah University. The State […]

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