Archive for October, 2014

Kooistra’s Corner: Challenges and Blessings

Posted on October 7, 2014 by

As I consider the future of Erskine in relationship to its past 175 years it is quite obvious that we have challenges. If I list them in order of importance they would be: Our greatest problem is spiritual. There has been a theological battle going on that involves the church and the school. What the […]

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Student Services: Focus and Commitment

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Erskine College is equipping the next generation for lives of service. That kind of mission requires a staff with tireless dedication to students. Over the past year or two, Student Services has welcomed new staff members and modified staff members’ roles as it continues serving Erskine students with renewed passion and focus. Student Services has […]

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Know Your Alumni: Tom Ervin ’74

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Tom Ervin, a 1974 history graduate, is seeking to make a difference in his home state of South Carolina by running for governor. Ervin recently returned to his alma mater as speaker for the 2014 Constitution Day Convocation. When Tom Ervin came to Erskine his major interest was journalism. His mother, a feature writer and […]

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Faculty Focus: Dr. Mary Lowe

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Dr. Mary Lowe, associate dean of Erskine Seminary’s Virtual Campus, has followed an Erskine tradition and her calling to serve students, not only academically, but also in their personal development. Spreading the Gospel was a key focus in Mary Lowe’s family. Her parents were missionaries in Haiti and Suriname for 26 years. Lowe and her […]

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Introducing the Erskine Connection

Posted on October 7, 2014 by

  The Advancement and Alumni team is excited to announce The Erskine Connection, which will debut Tuesday, October 7. The Erskine Connection will: Spotlight alumni, students, faculty, and staff Share news about events Provide news about giving Highlight campus programs We hope you will enjoy the information and pass it on to others. Be watching […]

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RECESS visitors enjoy Erskine for a day

Posted on October 1, 2014 by

Young adults from the RECESS program at the YMCA in Greenville took a field trip to Erskine College Sept. 26. It was the group’s first trip to the Erskine campus, but they had gotten a taste of the Erskine experience earlier in the year when Assistant Professor of Physical Education Dan Corsi and some of […]

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