Archive for February, 2014

Alumna pursues dual passions for wildlife biology and aviation

Posted on February 10, 2014 by

Kimberly Kanapeckas began living her dream well before she completed her biology major and lined up for commencement exercises with the Erskine College Class of 2007. Her dream included developing a focus on wildlife biology, moving to Africa, and homing in on African wildlife biology. There her dream expanded to include an interest in natural […]

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Students test muscle memory on the basketball court

Posted on February 10, 2014 by

Professor of Psychology Dr. Robert Elsner took his Sport Psychology class to Galloway Physical Activities Center recently for a basketball-shooting experiment. “The lab was to demonstrate that once a muscle memory is acquired, then reactivation of the precise set of actions only requires the mental imagery of achieving the desired goal,” Elsner said. Each of […]

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Erskine receives CIC grant to explore Christian vocation

Posted on February 4, 2014 by

Erskine College has been selected to receive a NetVUE Program Development Grant in the amount of $32,700 for use between January 1, 2014, and January 31, 2016. The Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE) is a program administered by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC). Erskine College is among 36 NetVUE institutions selected to deepen […]

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Rend Collective Experiment to perform Feb. 5

Posted on February 3, 2014 by

“Rend Collective Experiment” is scheduled to perform at Erskine Wednesday, Feb. 5, at 7:30 p.m. in Lesesne Auditorium. Rend Collective Experiment is a Christian folk rock worship band from Bangor in Northern Ireland. Their first album, Organic Family Hymnal, was released in 2010, followed by Homemade Worship by Handmade People in 2012. Their first live […]

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