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Jump-starting the Erskine experience: ‘Erskine Escape’

Posted on August 10, 2015 by

As Erskine College prepares to welcome one of the largest freshman classes in the school’s history, Coordinator for Student Transitions Trent Payne reports that 35 members of the Class of 2019 became better acquainted with Erskine and with each other during “Erskine Escape” July 12-14. During the first part of their “Escape,” students ate in […]

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Saying thanks to the faculty

Posted on June 2, 2015 by

Just a few days after commencement, this year’s H.M. Young Ring winner, Ronnie Funk, sent a letter to the Erskine College faculty. He thanked them for their formative role in his experience as a student and in the direction of his vocation. We know Ronnie represents many other graduates across the years in articulating his gratitude. […]

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Erskine College and Seminary graduates honored

Posted on May 23, 2015 by

Erskine College and Theological Seminary marked the end of the 2014-15 academic year with a joint commencement ceremony May 23 honoring both college and seminary graduates. Dr. George W. Robertson, senior pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Augusta, Ga., and an adjunct professor at Erskine Theological Seminary, delivered the commencement address, entitled “Play Like You’re Loved.” […]

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The View from Here: Thoughts on challenge and change at Erskine (Dr. Brad Christie)

Posted on September 1, 2014 by

This article originally appeared in the Summer 2014 issue of Inside Erskine. By Dr. Brad Christie, Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs For the past year I’ve been privileged to serve Erskine in two critical capacities at once. As Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, I remain Erskine’s chief academic officer and dean of the […]

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Interns lend spark to campus ministry efforts

Posted on November 6, 2013 by

Erskine’s campus ministry welcomed two new interns this semester, keeping its work with students fresh and offering a variety of opportunities for worship, study, and fellowship, some in cooperation with other campus organizations. Campus Ministry at Erskine is a ministry of the ARP Synod to the students of Erskine College and in affiliation with Reformed […]

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Spring 2013 Dean’s List announced

Posted on June 14, 2013 by

Ninety-one students have been named to the Erskine College Spring 2013 Dean’s List announced by Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Brad Christie. The Erskine College dean’s list honors full-time students who earn a GPR of at least 3.80. Students named to the dean’s list were: Chandler Joyce Adkins, Honea Path, S.C. Michelle Elizabeth […]

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Rising senior Holly Anderson receives Alpha Chi scholarship

Posted on May 29, 2013 by

Alpha Chi National College Honor Society has chosen rising junior Holly Anderson of Henderson, N.C., as an Alfred H. Nolle Scholarship recipient for 2013-14. Anderson, who was inducted into the Erskine chapter of Alpha Chi in October, is working on a double major in mathematics and psychology. A member of Garnet Circle, which honors the 25 […]

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College graduates urged to ‘begin walking uphill’

Posted on May 21, 2013 by

Members of the Erskine College Class of 2013 were recognized May 18 at the school’s 168th commencement. Commencement speaker Alfred C. Sikes served as chairman of the Federal Communications Commissions (FCC) under President George H.W. Bush. He has served on the Trinity Forum Board, which he chaired for five years. Sikes, whose address was titled […]

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Student officers set for 2013-14

Posted on May 3, 2013 by

Daniel Prohaska, a junior from Moncks Corner, has been elected Student Government Association (SGA) president at Erskine College. He takes the reins from outgoing SGA President J.P. Duncan, a senior from York who was elected to two successive terms. Other SGA officers elected include junior Hannah Collins of Fountain Inn, vice president; sophomore Rebecca Chesser of […]

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