Summer break for history professor starts in Spain

Posted on June 12, 2018

Assistant Professor of History Dr. John Harris, who began teaching at Erskine last year, traveled to Spain for an international conference on “The Transnational Networks of the Illegal Slave Trade in the Nineteenth Century” at Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona. Organized by Harvard University and Pompeu Fabra University, the meeting took place May 21-23. The […]

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Spring 2018 Dean’s List announced

Posted on June 5, 2018

The Erskine College Spring 2018 Dean’s List has been announced by Provost of the College Dr. John Basie. The dean’s list honors full-time students who earn a GPR of at least 3.80. The following students have been named to the dean’s list: Gary Legaspi Aromin, Tamuning, Guam Sarah Renee Ashbrook, Bloomingdale, Ga. Andrea Ann Bannister, […]

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Trustees come to campus for last meeting of fiscal year

Posted on May 29, 2018

Erskine’s trustees gathered in Due West May 17-18 for their final meeting of the academic and fiscal year, led by outgoing Board Chairman Sam James of Huntersville, N.C. Trustee Jill Gazzaway, also of Huntersville, N.C., described the “main talking point” of the meeting as “our charge to be a solidly evangelical, confessionally Christian institution that […]

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Erskine celebrates Class of 2018 at commencement ceremony

Posted on May 19, 2018

Erskine College and Theological Seminary recognized graduating students May 19 during a joint ceremony on the Erskine campus. This year’s speaker was Dr. R. Albert Mohler, Jr., president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and a recognized leader among American evangelicals. Mohler said people are often told, “Don’t just stand there—do something,” but stressed that […]

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Dr. Michael Milton delivers baccalaureate address

Posted on May 19, 2018

Graduating students and their families gathered in the Due West ARP Church Friday, May 18, for an evening service of worship in preparation for Erskine College and Seminary commencement ceremonies Saturday. This year’s baccalaureate speaker was Dr. Michael A. Milton, James Ragsdale Professor of Missions and Evangelism and director of the chaplain ministries emphasis in […]

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Reiter addresses philosophers

Posted on May 16, 2018

Professor of Philosophy Dr. David Reiter delivered the presidential address March 24 at a joint meeting of the South Carolina Society for Philosophy and the North Carolina Philosophical Society at Winthrop University in Rock Hill. He examined the question “Does theism enjoy an epistemic advantage?” and offered “Reflections on recent (and not so recent) work.” […]

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Students offer free sports clinic

Posted on May 15, 2018

A project planned and carried out by 14 students in a service learning course taught by Assistant Professor of Business Tracy McCurry drew 54 children and youths aged 5 to 15 to a free sports clinic in Due West last month. The sports clinic, which lasted about two hours, consisted of three sessions—one dedicated to […]

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Undergraduate symposium expanded to include humanities

Posted on May 14, 2018

Erskine’s fifth annual Undergraduate Research Symposium May 7 included student poster presentations in the areas of athletic training, biology, chemistry, mathematics, and psychology; oral presentations in mathematics and history; an art show; and honor recitals in music. “We had campus-wide involvement this year,” Associate Professor of Chemistry and Physics Dr. Tiffany Hayden said. “We expanded […]

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Business honor society inducts new members

Posted on May 10, 2018

Four Erskine College students were inducted into the Sigma Beta Delta National Honor Society in 2018. Junior and senior business and sport management majors in the Economics and Business Department who rank in the upper 20 percent of their class may be inducted into membership “While nearly 300,000 students receive bachelor’s or master’s degrees in […]

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