Lees-McRae Named a Silver Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists

The League of American Bicyclists recognized Lees-McRae with a Silver Bicycle Friendly University (BFUSM) award, joining more than 150 visionary colleges and universities from across the country. With the announcement of 51 new and renewing BFUs today from 25 states, Lees-McRae joins a cutting-edge group of colleges and universities across the United States transforming their campuses and the communities around them. There are now 164 BFUs in 44 states and Washington, D.C. Lees-McRae joins alongside Duke University to become the only two private colleges in North Carolina with a distinction from the League of American Bicyclists. In total, only eight colleges in North Carolina—both private and public—have received an award from the League. “In its fifth year, we’ve...

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