Category Archives: Volunteers

Student Volunteer Gains Experience, Helps Museum

Lauren Knabel, a junior art history major at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, donated many hours of work to Legacy this past summer. A Lynchburg resident who aspires to become a museum professional, Lauren managed to fit her volunteer hours around … Continue reading

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Legacy Board Member Named to YWCA Academy of Women

For volunteer service to the Legacy Museum, board member Carolyn Bell was honored at the YWCA’s semi-annual Women of Achievement dinner on October 30 at the Kirkley Hotel. Nine other local women were also honored, representing such categories as the … Continue reading

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Sweet Briar History Professor, Students Provide Original Research for Next Exhibit

Dr. Katherine Chavigny, associate professor of history at Sweet Briar College, and five of her upper-level history students have been assisting curator Dianne Swann-Wright with research for Legacy’s next exhibit, “For Our Own Good: African American Civic and Social Groups … Continue reading

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