Archive for the Alumni Category

Top scholarship winners announced at Erskine

Posted on May 13, 2019 by

This year’s Presidential and Solomon Scholarship winners have been announced at Erskine College. Rebecca Jane Claxton of Albemarle, N.C., has been named this year’s Presidential Scholar. The Presidential Scholarship covers tuition, required fees, and room and board, minus any state, federal, and outside scholarships or grants. Jessica Dawn Brock of Liberty, S.C., has received the […]

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‘God is good in all circumstances,’ Brunson tells graduates

Posted on May 4, 2019 by

Erskine College and Theological Seminary honored graduating students May 4 during a morning celebration under the towers of the Erskine Building. A highlight of the ceremony was an address by Erskine Seminary graduate Dr. Andrew Brunson, a pastor and missionary who came to the attention of the media when he was imprisoned in Turkey for […]

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Undergraduate symposium spotlights students’ work

Posted on April 17, 2019 by

Erskine’s sixth annual Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS) April 15 included a variety of student presentations in the areas of athletic training, biology, chemistry, English, history, political science, psychology, and sociology, all in the Daniel•Moultrie Science Center. In conjunction with the symposium, a Visual Arts Show in the Bowie Arts Center featured works by 23 student […]

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Erskine Day of Giving: an opportunity to show support

Posted on April 10, 2019 by

Final preparations are being made today for Erskine’s Day of Giving, a first-ever event set for Thursday, April 11. This year marks the 180th year of the college and the 182nd year of the seminary. The Advancement team invites alumni and friends to make an impact for Erskine during these designated 24 hours—starting at midnight […]

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Commencement set for May 4

Posted on April 8, 2019 by

Erskine College and Theological Seminary will mark the completion of the 2018-19 academic year with a commencement ceremony Saturday, May 4, at 10:30 a.m. under the towers of the Erskine Building. This year’s commencement speaker is longtime pastor and missionary Dr. Andrew Brunson, who was arrested and imprisoned in Turkey in 2016. He endured a […]

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Alumni Association presents awards at Alumni Day meeting

Posted on April 3, 2019 by

Erskine alumni and friends came to the Due West campus Saturday, March 30, for Alumni Day 2019, enjoying fellowship, family activities, recreation, and reunions. Several awards were presented at the Alumni Association meeting, held this year in the bright and colorful setting of Bowie Chapel and conducted by Angie McNeill Grooms ’77, outgoing president of […]

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AAUW branch honors Erskine and area high school students

Posted on March 28, 2019 by

The Due West Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) honored young women from Erskine College and area high schools March 26 at the 60th Annual Student Recognition Dinner in the Founders Room of Moffatt Dining Hall on the Erskine campus. Joyce Cunningham, an adjunct faculty member in the education department at Erskine […]

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Erskine Alumni Weekend 2019 planned for March 29-30

Posted on March 25, 2019 by

Erskine Alumni Weekend 2019 is set for this weekend, Friday and Saturday, March 29-30, a month earlier than has been usual for the past several years. A Friday evening concert by the Choraleers precedes a slate of Saturday activities planned by the alumni office team, headed by Paul Bell. Bell, who became executive director of […]

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Trustees hear from students, professors

Posted on February 27, 2019 by

The Erskine Board of Trustees met on campus Thursday and Friday, Feb. 21-22. Highlighting the two-day gathering were opportunities for trustees to hear from students and faculty members. On the first day, the College Committee heard from four students and several professors. Students who spoke to the committee were senior English major Elizabeth Bishop of […]

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