Maestro in the making: senior Edison Kang

Posted on November 21, 2014

The Erskine Sinfonia and Jazz Band Fall Concert will be presented Friday, Nov. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall, with Edison Kang serving as a student conductor for Peter Warlock’s Capriol Suite. A recital, Sunday, Nov. 23, at 3:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall, features a chamber choir of Erskine vocalists, accompanied by senior pianist Jonathan […]

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Sport management majors tour Fluor Field

Posted on November 14, 2014

During the fall semester, students in Karen Mattison’s Sport Management Senior Seminar have interviewed sport management alumni, written a paper summarizing a sporting event, prepared a flyer promoting the sport management major, discussed how the classes they have taken fulfill Erskine’s mission, and prepared a résumé. They recently took a short trip that inspired them. Erskine College sport […]

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Annual Hymn Sing pairs rich texts with new tunes

Posted on November 11, 2014

Students, alumni, faculty, staff, and visitors from around the Carolinas attended the 7th Annual Hymn Sing Nov. 2. Hosted by Reformed University Fellowship at Erskine, the hymn sing featured Jeremy Cassella and Jason Feller of Indelible Grace, a group of artists which has led a movement to compose new melodies for historic hymns. The early evening event took place […]

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No tickets needed for ‘An Erskine Christmas,’ set for Dec. 5-6

Posted on November 10, 2014

The Erskine College Department of Music will present “An Erskine Christmas” Friday, Dec. 5, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. in Memorial Hall. Admission is free. Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Mark Nabholz, who serves as director of choral activities, said neither reservations nor tickets will be required this year, but […]

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Alpha Chi and ODK welcome new members

Posted on November 7, 2014

The Erskine College chapters of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society (Alpha Chi) and Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society (ODK) inducted new members in a campus ceremony Oct. 19. Selected for membership in the SC-Iota Chapter of Alpha Chi this year were senior Kate Macsay of Greenwood; and juniors Clara Formby of North […]

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P.E. and coaching majors host area high school students

Posted on November 4, 2014

Erskine’s Physical Education and Coaching Program hosted a group of students from Ware Shoals High School Oct. 31 for a day of games and activities designed to provide fun for the visitors and hands-on experience for Erskine students preparing for careers in physical education and coaching. “This was a fantastic opportunity to give the physical […]

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Erskine Players present Neil Simon’s ‘Fools’ Nov. 6-8

Posted on November 4, 2014

The Erskine Players, directed by Jeramy Oropeza ’08, will stage Neil Simon’s comedy Fools Thursday, Nov. 6 and Friday, Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. and again Saturday, Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. All performances are in Lesesne Auditorium, and admission is free. Cast members include Andrew Hemphill as Leon Steponovich Tolchinsky; Amy Faulkner as Sophia […]

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2014 Garnet Circle members named

Posted on October 31, 2014

Erskine College has announced the names of the 2014 Garnet Circle members. The Garnet Circle at Erskine College consists of the 25 currently enrolled students who made the highest scholastic average during the previous academic year. The students named, in alphabetical order, are: Jordan Monroe Ball, Summerville, S.C. Rachel Maurice Barham, Black Mountain, N.C. Daniel […]

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Students take on hunger with ‘Empty Bowls’

Posted on October 27, 2014

This year, Erskine students participated in the Empty Bowls Project for the first time. The Visual Art Society of Erskine (VASE) led Erskine’s efforts, which benefitted the Greenwood Soup Kitchen. Jonathan Jacobs, a senior from Greenville, serves as president of VASE (formerly known as SOVA–Society of Visual Arts). “The projects we have planned are aimed […]

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