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The impact of service: senior reflects on mission internship

Posted on February 14, 2019 by

Senior business major Kate Deak, pictured above on the Erskine campus, spent two months last summer in Washington, D.C., where she worked as a missions intern with Experience Mission (EM) in the organization’s Cross-Cultural Internship program. The internship is described by EM as “a hands-on mission experience,” with interns working together “to provide leadership and […]

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Professor tells why you should pray for your pastor

Posted on February 4, 2019 by

Associate Professor of Old Testament Dr. Max Rogland recently wrote a feature article called “The Lord’s Shepherd” for Tabletalk Magazine, a publication of Ligioner Ministries. In the article, Rogland notes that pastors are “special targets for the attacks of the evil one,” and goes on to explore the prophetic words of Zechariah 13:7: “Strike the […]

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From the Marines to Moffatt: ‘There’s always a next step’

Posted on January 25, 2019 by

United States Marine Corps veteran Randy Moore, who serves as general manager for Aramark Higher Education Services on the Erskine campus, is seen most frequently in Moffatt Dining Hall. During a chapel service Jan. 22, he spoke with sincerity and humor about how the course of his life has been altered by circumstances, prayer, and […]

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Student gains strength from struggling, even sinking a little

Posted on January 9, 2019 by

After her first summer with the Forest City Owls, athletic training major Anna McCraw said she would never go back. Enduring sleep deprivation as she worked fast-food shifts to make up for the unpaid internship hours, plus weeks of frustration and hurt as she was misunderstood and maligned, Anna kept at it for the value […]

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Erskine receives best small delegation award at SCSL

Posted on January 8, 2019 by

For the fifth time in the past 10 years, the Erskine College delegation was named the best small delegation at the South Carolina Student Legislature (SCSL). Nineteen Erskine College students attended the fall session of SCSL, including delegation chair Logan Franks, a senior from Anderson majoring in political science. He reported on the group’s activities […]

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Christmas tree ceremony brings students together

Posted on November 29, 2018 by

The lighting of a live Christmas tree highlighted a campus gathering hosted by the Student Development Office Monday evening. “The Due West Lions Club donated a Christmas tree that was planted by facilities just outside Watkins Student Center,” Vice President for Student Success Dr. Wendi Santee said. “This provides a permanent Christmas tree for this […]

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Erskine students featured in arts performances Nov. 30-Dec. 1

Posted on November 26, 2018 by

Several Erskine entertainment opportunities—three student groups offering a total of four performances—are scheduled for Friday and Saturday, Nov. 30-Dec. 1. First, the Erskine Players, directed by alumna Rebecca Pearson, will stage “Almost, Maine” by John Cariani in Lesesne Auditorium Friday, Nov. 30, at 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 1, at 2:30 p.m. Admission is free. […]

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Summer in Big Sky Country was a stretch for seniors

Posted on November 5, 2018 by

From the Lat45 Adventure Ministries website: Lat45’s philosophy is that getting kids out of their normal environment, and away from all the modern conveniences of life, will allow them to be more open to receive the good news God has given everyone. Participants will be challenged physically, mentally, and spiritually. They will also develop an […]

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Erskine RUF hymn sing event draws more than 300

Posted on October 30, 2018 by

A large crowd gathered outside Due West Sunday to enjoy a mild fall evening, a catered barbecue and chicken supper from Skinner’s, and the music of Jeremy Casella and Emily Deloach of Indelible Grace at this year’s RUF Erskine Barbecue and Hymn Sing. Erskine students, prospective students, faculty and staff members, and alumni were joined […]

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