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Alpha Chi and ODK welcome new members

Posted on November 7, 2014 by

The Erskine College chapters of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society (Alpha Chi) and Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society (ODK) inducted new members in a campus ceremony Oct. 19. Selected for membership in the SC-Iota Chapter of Alpha Chi this year were senior Kate Macsay of Greenwood; and juniors Clara Formby of North […]

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P.E. and coaching majors host area high school students

Posted on November 4, 2014 by

Erskine’s Physical Education and Coaching Program hosted a group of students from Ware Shoals High School Oct. 31 for a day of games and activities designed to provide fun for the visitors and hands-on experience for Erskine students preparing for careers in physical education and coaching. “This was a fantastic opportunity to give the physical […]

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Erskine Players present Neil Simon’s ‘Fools’ Nov. 6-8

Posted on November 4, 2014 by

The Erskine Players, directed by Jeramy Oropeza ’08, will stage Neil Simon’s comedy Fools Thursday, Nov. 6 and Friday, Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. and again Saturday, Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. All performances are in Lesesne Auditorium, and admission is free. Cast members include Andrew Hemphill as Leon Steponovich Tolchinsky; Amy Faulkner as Sophia […]

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2014 Garnet Circle members named

Posted on October 31, 2014 by

Erskine College has announced the names of the 2014 Garnet Circle members. The Garnet Circle at Erskine College consists of the 25 currently enrolled students who made the highest scholastic average during the previous academic year. The students named, in alphabetical order, are: Jordan Monroe Ball, Summerville, S.C. Rachel Maurice Barham, Black Mountain, N.C. Daniel […]

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Chamber Singers head to High Museum

Posted on October 27, 2014 by

The Erskine Chamber Singers will perform at the High Museum in Atlanta Friday, Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. as part of “Make a Joyful Noise”: Renaissance Art and Music at Florence Cathedral, an exhibit that will include three marble panels created by sculptor Luca della Robbia (1400-1482) for the cantoria, or singing gallery, of the cathedral. The […]

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Internships pave career paths for students

Posted on October 23, 2014 by

Erskine College senior Ford Blanchard interned this summer with one of the largest accounting firms in the Southeast. “I had an absolutely incredible experience working with Elliott Davis,” he said. The business administration major from Orangeburg, who serves as treasurer of SGA,  is one of many Erskine students who have gained experience through internships. “The […]

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Erskine’s 175th birthday party draws a crowd to Due West

Posted on October 22, 2014 by

Alumni, students, families, and friends came together “Under the Towers” of the Erskine Building Saturday, Oct. 18 for Erskine’s 175th anniversary celebration, with food, music, and fun beginning at noon and continuing into the evening. “Erskinefest” included traditional Homecoming and Family Day activities, special displays in Reid Hall by Archivist Edith Brawley ’58, and a […]

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Film celebrating Erskine’s 175th anniversary premieres Oct. 17

Posted on October 8, 2014 by

The first public screening of “Due West of Ordinary: 175 Years of Erskine College,” a documentary film by Erskine College alumnus Will Frampton, is set for Friday, Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. in Memorial Hall at Erskine College. Admission is free, but seating is limited. Please reserve a seat online. Two other showings of the film […]

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Student Services: Focus and Commitment

Posted on October 7, 2014 by

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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