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Erskine trustees elect officers as preparations completed for inauguration of 17th president

Posted on February 15, 2018 by

The Erskine Board of Trustees gathered on the Due West campus Thursday, Feb. 15, for its regularly scheduled meeting. “We are excited to be here at this time when we are preparing to celebrate the inauguration of Dr. Gustafson,” Board Chairman Sam James said. “The board is more unified than I have seen it in […]

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Tom Ervin ’74 recognized by National Eagle Scout Association

Posted on February 13, 2018 by

Tom Ervin, a 1974 graduate of Erskine College, has received the National Eagle Scout Association’s Outstanding Eagle Scout Award (NOESA) for 2017. The award was presented Feb. 8 at the 2018 Blue Ridge Council Banquet in Greenville, S.C. Ervin, who began his scouting career in Honea Path, S.C., earned the rank of Eagle Scout with […]

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‘Duo Azul’ to perform in Memorial Hall Feb. 15

Posted on February 12, 2018 by

Duo Azul, made up of American pianist Amy E. Gustafson and Korean pianist Hyeyoung Song, will offer a concert entitled “Journey through the Spiritual Realm” at Erskine College Thursday, Feb. 15, at 7 p.m. in Memorial Hall. The program will include works by Bach, Saint-Saens, Gounod, Liszt, and Rubinstein. Duo Azul’s performances feature the four-hand […]

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Fall 2017 Dean’s List announced

Posted on February 8, 2018 by

The Erskine College Fall 2017 Dean’s List has been announced by Provost of the College Dr. John Basie. The dean’s list honors full-time students who earn a GPR of at least 3.80. Students named to the dean’s list are as follows: Gary Legaspi Aromin, Tamuning, Guam Sarah Renee Ashbrook, Bloomingdale, Ga. Rebecca Delaney Atkinson, Clinton, […]

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Moderator addresses Erskine community

Posted on February 7, 2018 by

The Rev. Lee Shelnutt, Moderator of the General Synod of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, spoke to Erskine faculty, staff, and students Feb. 6 at the first convocation of the spring semester. Shelnutt, pastor of Huntersville ARP Church in Huntersville, N.C., drew an analogy between the emphasis on “location, location, location” in the field of […]

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Convocation events begin Feb. 6 with ARP Moderator’s address

Posted on February 1, 2018 by

The Rev. Lee Shelnutt, Moderator of the General Synod of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, will speak at the first Erskine convocation of the spring semester Tuesday, Feb. 6, at 11 a.m. in the Due West ARP Church. Additional convocation highlights for the semester include a vocation panel discussion Feb. 15; a town hall meeting […]

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Erskine chapter honored by American Chemical Society

Posted on December 4, 2017 by

The Erskine College student chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) has been named an “Outstanding” chapter for the 2016-17 academic year. More than 400 student chapter activity reports were submitted to ACS for the year, and from among these the ACS Committee on Education presented just 52 outstanding awards, along with 114 commendable and […]

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‘An Erskine Christmas’ planned for Friday and Saturday

Posted on November 28, 2017 by

The Choraleers, Chamber Singers, and Bella Voce will present “An Erskine Christmas” Friday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. Both performances will be given in Memorial Hall, and convocation credit will be offered to Erskine students who attend. The free concert will focus on traditional Christmas music. Assistant Professor […]

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Rachel Wittig receives Ruth Kelly Scholarship

Posted on November 27, 2017 by

Erskine College senior Rachel Wittig of Fayetteville, N.C. received the Ruth Kelly Scholarship from Mental Health America (MHA) of Abbeville County Nov. 16, during the 55th annual Abbeville Mental Health Banquet in Erskine’s Moffatt Dining Hall. The scholarship is given annually to an outstanding Erskine senior for “excellence in a field leading to a career […]

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