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Winter Term takes a final bow

Posted on January 5, 2018 by

Winter Term at Erskine began Wednesday, Jan. 3, with a slate of classes that includes an exploration of nearby national parks conducted by Associate Professor of Mathematics Dr. Art Gorka as well as a travel course in the United Kingdom led by Assistant Professor of English Dr. Christine Schott. This year’s “J-Term,” as it has […]

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Merry Christmas from Erskine

Posted on December 15, 2017 by

At Erskine, the fall semester is over, and students, faculty, and staff members are looking forward to celebrating Christmas with family and friends. Some Erskine students have begun their Christmas break by volunteering to help process and deliver Angel Tree gifts for the Salvation Army. See them in action here. Here in Due West, Dr. Robert […]

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Erskine makes strong showing at student legislature

Posted on November 30, 2017 by

A seven-member Erskine College delegation attended this year’s South Carolina Student Legislature (SCSL) in October. Delegation Chair Logan Franks, a junior from Anderson majoring in political science, said the Erskine group “proved to be a strong force at this year’s fall session.” All bills submitted by the Erskine delegation passed in both the House of […]

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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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Garnet Circle members announced

Posted on November 17, 2017 by

Erskine College Provost Dr. John Basie has released the names of the 2017 Garnet Circle members. The Garnet Circle at Erskine College consists of the 25 currently enrolled students who achieved the highest scholastic average during the previous academic year. The students named, in alphabetical order, are: Sarah Renee Ashbrook, Bloomingdale, Ga. Rachel Gayle Berkey, […]

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Thanksgiving Day community meal marks 15th year in Due West

Posted on November 16, 2017 by

The 15th Annual Community-Wide Thanksgiving Dinner in Due West is set for 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 23 in Moffatt Dining Hall on the Erskine College campus. Assistant Professor of English Shane Bradley said members of the Erskine community, including students who will be on campus Thanksgiving Day, are invited to participate in this […]

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ATSO volunteers work with church members to fight hunger

Posted on November 10, 2017 by

Members of the Erskine College Athletic Training Students Organization (ATSO) volunteered Nov. 4 at Covenant Baptist Church in Anderson, assisting church members with preparing food for distribution in the community. “They packed macaroni and cheese meals and oatmeal,” ATSO President Megan Moore said. “In two hours they packed more than 1,500 meals.” Moore, a senior […]

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Exhibit of gems and minerals opens Saturday

Posted on November 2, 2017 by

Erskine’s Bowie Arts Center will host the Upper Abbeville Gem and Mineral Exhibit beginning Saturday, Nov. 4 at 10 a.m. At the exhibit opening Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., mine owners from Due West and the surrounding area will be on hand to answer questions. In a brochure about the exhibit, an explanation […]

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Covington and Smith crowned at homecoming

Posted on November 1, 2017 by

Seniors Hunter Covington, a Bible and religion major from Rock Hill, and Raven Smith, a special education major from Irmo, were crowned homecoming king and queen Oct. 28 during halftime of the men’s soccer match against Limestone College. Other members of the homecoming court included Tanner Frye of Spartanburg and Hope Peeler of Due West, […]

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