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Erskine hosts Homecoming and Family Day

Posted on October 16, 2017 by

Erskine’s Homecoming and Family Weekend 2017 begins Friday, Oct. 27, with highlights to include the homecoming court, presented at halftime of the men’s soccer match Saturday afternoon, and the homecoming parade, set for Saturday evening at 7 p.m. this year. Friday’s events include the Erskine Open Golf Tournament, a Baptist Collegiate Ministries Reunion Dinner, a Choraleer […]

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Homecoming Concert planned for Oct. 27 in Bowie Chapel

Posted on October 14, 2017 by

  The Erskine Department of Music will offer a Fall Homecoming Concert Friday, Oct. 27, at 6 p.m. in Bowie Divinity Hall Chapel. The concert will spotlight sacred music, with the Choraleers presenting works by Ernani Aquiar, David Haas, Lloyd Larson, Franz Schubert, and others. The program also includes Bella Voce, a women’s ensemble, singing […]

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Ken Myers describes ‘A Comprehending Faith’

Posted on September 26, 2017 by

Ken Myers, founder of MARS HILL AUDIO and host and producer of the MARS HILL AUDIO Journal, spoke at chapel Sept. 26 as part of a three-day visit to the Erskine campus. In “A Comprehending Faith,” Myers focused on the comprehensibility of the created world and the comprehensiveness of the salvation accomplished by Christ, taking […]

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Supplemental Instruction leaders undergo training

Posted on September 19, 2017 by

The fall semester is in full swing, and so is Supplemental Instruction, known as SI. Coordinator Jeanne Bell, an Erskine College graduate, held a training session for SI leaders a few weeks ago. “All SI leaders receive several hours of training, even if they are returning leaders,” she says. Supplemental Instruction, free to all students, […]

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Irma takes a tree in campus garden

Posted on September 15, 2017 by

In the aftermath of Tropical Storm Irma, Professor Emerita of Biology Dr. Janice Haldeman reported the loss of a large slash pine on the Erskine campus. Nathan Guyette of Aramark Facilities said the tree, which was growing in Erskine’s Pressly Family Heritage Garden across from the science center, measures 95 feet in length and is […]

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Former Greenville ARP pastor directing seminary extension site

Posted on September 4, 2017 by

“I see my role as that of introducing Erskine Seminary to the city of Greenville, and the city of Greenville to Erskine Seminary.” That’s how the former senior pastor of Greenville ARP Church, the Rev. Matthew Miller, describes his new job as director of the Erskine Theological Seminary extension site in Greenville, S.C. “I believe […]

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President delivers address at Formal Opening

Posted on September 1, 2017 by

Erskine College and Seminary President Dr. Robert E. Gustafson spoke to students, faculty, staff, and community members Aug. 31 during a Formal Opening Convocation marking the 179th year of the college and the 181st year of the seminary. Gustafson was named president by the Erskine Board of Trustees in May, several months after becoming interim […]

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Erskine’s fall semester begins

Posted on August 25, 2017 by

Members of this year’s freshman class joined transfer students and returning upperclassmen Monday, Aug. 21 for an unusual start to the fall semester at Erskine College. The day’s class schedule was altered to allow time to view the total eclipse of the sun in the afternoon. Students, faculty, and staff members, along with visitors to […]

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Freshman women carry on Erskine tradition

Posted on August 22, 2017 by

The women of the Class of 2021 participated in the 94th annual Signing of the Book ceremony Saturday in the Bowie Arts Center, reciting the school’s honor pledge and adding their signatures to those of generations of Erskine students. This year’s speaker, Sally Creel Roberts, a member of the Class of 1988 and mother of […]

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