Archive for March, 2018

Erskine students honored with area high school students

Posted on March 22, 2018 by

The Due West Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) celebrated its 60th anniversary and recognized 35 young women from Erskine College and area high schools March 6 at the 59th Annual Student Recognition Dinner in the Bell Conference Room of Watkins Student Center on the Erskine campus. Dr. Faye Simpson Sprouse, Superintendent […]

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Haldemans’ pilgrimage begins with digital discussion, ends with real-life travel

Posted on March 19, 2018 by

Richard Haldeman, who served from 1961 to 1995 as public relations director at Erskine, and his wife, Professor Emerita of Biology Dr. Janice Haldeman, who has taught at Erskine since 1967, traveled to Germany in the summer of 2016. They visited three universities, spoke to a German university class, and met with university scholars, a […]

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Business major Alex Bass recognized at singing competition

Posted on March 8, 2018 by

Erskine sophomore Alex Bass, a business administration major from York, S.C., was the winner of a Student Auditions Award from the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Mid-Atlantic Region in a competition hosted Feb. 24 at the College of Charleston. Bass is a voice student of Prof. Bill Diekhoff and was accompanied on the […]

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Psychology students get hands-on experience

Posted on March 6, 2018 by

Erskine College psychology major and Presidential Scholar Alexis Lyda, along with four other members of a psychological statistics class taught by Dr. Robert Elsner, spent last Saturday morning at the Renaissance, a retirement community in Due West.  “I am so thankful for the opportunity I have been given to conduct my research project on ‘The Effectiveness […]

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Finding the sweet spot: graduate gains confidence, learns humility

Posted on March 5, 2018 by

Like many Erskine graduates, Jordan Joseph Kennington, a member of the Class of 2017, praises mentors on the Due West campus who helped make her college career a success. But before she ever became an Erskine College student, Jordan received a preview of small-school attention and guidance when she participated in a gap-year program just […]

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Seminary professor honored at army retirement ceremony

Posted on March 2, 2018 by

U.S. Army Reserve Chaplain (Colonel) Michael A. Milton has retired after 36 years of service. A minister in the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, Milton serves as James H. Ragsdale Chair for Missions and Evangelism and directs the chaplain ministries emphasis in the Master of Divinity program at Erskine Theological Seminary. He is founder and president […]

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Top scholarship awards announced at Erskine

Posted on March 1, 2018 by

This year’s Presidential Scholarship and Solomon Scholarship recipients have been announced at Erskine College. Mikhayla Dawn Clothier of Honea Path, S.C., and Ann Rose Conner of Greenville, S.C., were named this year’s Presidential Scholars. The Presidential Scholarship covers tuition, required fees, and room and board, minus any state, federal, and outside scholarships or grants. Clothier, […]

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