Alumni Weekend 2015 set for April 24-25

Posted on April 7, 2015

Alumni Weekend 2015 at Erskine College will include a campus performance by Sinfonia and Jazz Band and several class gatherings Friday, April 24, as well as a slate of activities Saturday, April 25, beginning with the 23rd Annual Red Eye Run. Register for Alumni Day here. Saturday’s scheduled events begin at 8 a.m. with the […]

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Student Services sponsors Financial Literacy Week

Posted on April 16, 2015

The Office of Student Services invited the student body to observe Financial Literacy Week on the Erskine College campus, with several lunch and learn opportunities scheduled April 13-17. Monday’s session on budgeting was led by Vice President for Finance and Operations Greg Haselden, using a participatory exercise in which students used play money to learn […]

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Erskine welcomes Mackay Smith ’06 as chapel speaker

Posted on April 16, 2015

Mackay Smith is probably the only Student Government Association president in the history of Erskine College whose campaign for office was conducted from overseas. He made a video in lieu of returning to campus to deliver a campaign speech, and he was still studying in Scotland when his win was announced. The 2006 graduate returned […]

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Reception for senior art majors set for April 18

Posted on April 15, 2015

Senior art majors Whitney Adkins of Stuarts Draft, Va., Patrick Crump of Rock Hill, Ryan Porter of Anderson, and Rachel Talbot of Rock Hill will display their work in the Bowie Arts Center beginning Saturday, April 18, with an opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Convocation credit will be offered for attendance at the […]

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Longtime professor balances scholarship, teaching

Posted on April 13, 2015

Younts Professor of Bible and Religion Dr. William B. Evans, who has taught at Erskine College since 1993, takes teaching seriously, but along with classroom and mentoring work he spends time preparing papers and books for publication. Evans, author of Imputation and Impartation: Union with Christ in American Reformed Theology (Paternoster, 2008), recently edited The […]

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‘A hard-fought joy and peace’ sustains missionary family

Posted on April 7, 2015

Erik Meberg, a 2013 graduate of Erskine Theological Seminary (ETS), has traveled to Turkey twice over the past several months to assist Iraqi refugees there. For Erik—and for his wife Laurie, who accompanied him on one of his two journeys—it was a poignant return to a country where they had spent nine years as missionaries […]

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Erskine students attend Alpha Chi Convention in Chicago

Posted on March 31, 2015

Six Erskine College students, accompanied by Professor of Music Dr. J. Brooks Kuykendall, traveled to Chicago for the Alpha Chi National Convention March 19-21. Seniors Derrick Brown of Anderson, Kate Macsay of Greenville, and Rachel Talbot of Rock Hill, along with juniors Christina Holbrooks of Mooresville, N.C., Jennifer Jennings of Greenwood, and Kate Keukelaar of […]

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Women students honored by AAUW

Posted on March 26, 2015

The privilege of education was the topic Tuesday evening when the Due West Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) recognized 34 outstanding young women from Erskine College and Abbeville County high schools March 24 at the 56th Annual Student Recognition Dinner in the Bell Conference Room of Watkins Student Center on the […]

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Greenwood educator speaks at Women’s Leadership Gathering

Posted on March 26, 2015

The third Women’s Leadership Gathering celebrating Women’s History Month at Erskine was led March 24 by Greenwood District 50 Director for Secondary Education Dr. Beth Larkin Taylor ’78. She told students, “I came from poverty and I came from divorce.” Coming from that background “gave me the grit and tenacity to go after what I […]

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