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Erskine trustees greeted with good news in Due West

Posted on May 22, 2019 by

The Erskine Board of Trustees met on the Due West campus Thursday and Friday, May 16-17, led by Chairman Jill Gazzaway of Davidson, N.C. The trustees heard presentations from faculty members and coaches; learned that the Kern Family Foundation has approved a generous grant for a “3+2 B.A. to M.Div.” program at Erskine; and received […]

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Speaker tells students how to get an accurate view of themselves

Posted on May 9, 2019 by

Graduating students and their families gathered in the Due West ARP Church Friday evening for a worship service in preparation for Erskine College and Seminary commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 4. See more photos from the baccalaureate service here. This year’s baccalaureate speaker was Dr. Dale Ralph Davis, Jr., a former professor of Old Testament at […]

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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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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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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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Chapel speaker offers a language lesson

Posted on March 21, 2019 by

The Rev. Heiko Burklin, a mission developer with World Witness (an agency of the ARP Church), pronounced a series of German vowels and asked Erskine students to repeat the vowels after him as he began his chapel message March 19. Burklin, who was born in Germany, has spent part of his life in Germany and […]

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Stepson of C.S. Lewis to speak at Erskine

Posted on February 22, 2019 by

Douglas Gresham, stepson of renowned scholar, author, and Christian apologist C.S. Lewis, will visit the Erskine campus Thursday, Feb. 28, speaking at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall about growing up in the Lewis household. After his address, “My Memories of Jack,” a question-and-answer session will be offered. A reception will follow in the foyer connecting […]

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