Archive for May, 2012

Spring 2012 Dean’s List announced

Posted on May 24, 2012 by

Eighty-nine students have been named to the Erskine College Spring 2012 Dean’s List announced by Interim Vice President and Dean of the College Dr. Brad Christie. The Erskine College dean’s list honors full-time students who earn a GPR of at least 3.80. Students named to the dean’s list were: Michelle Elizabeth Aiken, Waterloo, S.C. Holly […]

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Pursue ‘the dream God has for you,’ speaker tells graduates

Posted on May 17, 2012 by

  Members of the Erskine College Class of 2012 were recognized May 12 under the towers of the Erskine Building at the school’s 167th commencement, with proud families and friends in attendance. Erskine President Dr. David Norman offered a welcome, and Board of Trustees Chairman Joe H. Patrick III brought greetings from the board. “May […]

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Trust in Christ essential for ministry, seminary graduates told

Posted on May 16, 2012 by

Family and friends joined students, alumni, administrators and faculty members to honor some 50 graduates who received degrees from Erskine Theological Seminary May 12 at the Due West Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church. Dr. George W. Robertson, senior pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Augusta, Ga., delivered the commencement sermon. Dr. David A. Norman, president of […]

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Communication high on the agenda at 2012 Alumni Association meeting

Posted on May 15, 2012 by

Nan Sherer Campbell, president of the Erskine Alumni Association, saw an opportunity to ramp up communication with alumni at the association’s annual meeting during Alumni Weekend. She requested that Erskine President Dr. David Norman expand on the customary welcome and update and asked Board of Trustees Chairman-Elect W. David Conner of Greenville to address the […]

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THRIVE convo series concludes with lively discussion

Posted on May 10, 2012 by

A series of THRIVE convocations centered around Erskine President Dr. David Norman’s “Presidential Initiative for Human Restoration” concluded April 26 with a session in which students heard from the president and contributed to an impassioned discussion that incorporated the first officially sanctioned live tweeting during an Erskine convocation. “You have conversations of enduring consequence while […]

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Lady Fleet soccer players selected for Central SC Cobras

Posted on May 7, 2012 by

Two Erskine College juniors, Samantha Abbott of North Augusta and Erin Gray of West Columbia, recently tried out and were selected for the Central SC Cobras, a women’s soccer team in the United Soccer Leagues (USL) W-League, the longest standing national women’s soccer league in North America. Abbott and Gray, both members of the Erskine […]

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RUF at Erskine closes out spring with “Barn-K” event

Posted on May 4, 2012 by

When Erskine Chaplain Paul Patrick decided to add some fun to this semester’s last Sunday night meeting of RUF (Reformed University Fellowship), he figured that maybe 10 or 15 people would take him up on his invitation to a friendly fitness event preceding the meeting. So, a few weeks in advance, he announced that students […]

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Erskine Open 2012 brings alumni and friends together

Posted on May 4, 2012 by

The 38th annual Erskine Open golf tournament, scheduled to complement Alumni Weekend activities, drew about 72 players to Hunter’s Creek Golf and Country Club in Greenwood Friday, April 27. First place in the tournament, decided by a scorecard playoff, went to winning foursome Patrick Davenport ’90, Ralph Lundy,  Patrick Wilson ’11, and Ricky Wright ’81 with […]

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Alumni renew friendships as they return to campus

Posted on May 2, 2012 by

Eleanor Chesnut Richardson ’59 of Flat Rock, N.C., received the Alumni Distinguished Service Award April 28 during Alumni Weekend 2012 at Erskine College and Seminary. Awards were presented to other alumni and friends of the institution during a meeting chaired by Alumni Association President Nan Sherer Campbell ’86 of Honea Path. W. David Conner, chairman-elect […]

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