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Student-athlete’s senior thesis published

Posted on January 5, 2016 by

Erskine College senior Leandro Bolaños Melgar of Peru, a member of the men’s soccer team who is completing a double major in psychology and business administration, has had his senior psychology thesis published in the November 2015 issue of the European Journal of Business and Social Sciences, an internationally refereed scholarly journal published monthly online […]

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Students volunteer with Habitat

Posted on December 3, 2015 by

The Student Christian Association (SCA) and the leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK) offered an opportunity for community service at a Habitat for Humanity building project in Anderson Nov. 19-21. SCA and ODK conducted signups Nov. 9-10 for the event, which assisted a widow, Tyeisha Wright-Charlot, and her daughter. Wright-Charlot moved with her husband […]

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Erskine students selected for “Who’s Who”

Posted on November 30, 2015 by

The names of 26 Erskine College seniors selected as outstanding campus leaders will be included in the 2016 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. Campus nominating committees and editors of the annual directory have included the names of these students based on their academic achievement, service to the community, leadership […]

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Alpha Chi and ODK welcome new members

Posted on November 19, 2015 by

The Erskine College chapters of Alpha Chi National College Honor Society (Alpha Chi) and Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society (ODK) inducted new members in a campus ceremony Nov. 15. Selected for membership in the SC-Iota Chapter of Alpha Chi this year were juniors Aaron Michael Brown of Mount Pleasant, Amy Elizabeth Burton of […]

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Amy Burton receives Sterling L. Smith Scholarship

Posted on November 19, 2015 by

South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (SCICU) has chosen Erskine College junior Amy Elizabeth Burton of Ware Shoals, S.C., as the Sterling L. Smith Scholarship recipient for 2015. The award is presented annually by SCICU to a student who qualifies for a Higher Education Tuition Grant and includes a $1,000 scholarship. Amy Burton is a […]

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Chemistry students make the most of their trip to Memphis

Posted on November 17, 2015 by

Ten members of Erskine’s American Chemical Society (ACS) student chapter traveled to Memphis, Tenn., this month for the Southeastern Regional Meeting of ACS (SERMACS). Professor of Chemistry Dr. Joel Boyd accompanied the students. Students representing Erskine at SERMACS were Taylor Alewine, Rachel Barham, Julie Butler, Colby DeVane, Eric Edwards, Clara Formby, Justin Glover, Christina Holbrooks, […]

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Erskine Players stage Fall Play this week

Posted on November 10, 2015 by

The Erskine Players will present a Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Beth Henley, Crimes of the Heart, Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 12-14, in Lesesne Auditorium. Performance times are Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 3 p.m. Admission is free and convocation credit will be offered. Crimes of the Heart is a southern drama […]

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Aaron Brown profiled in FCA Magazine

Posted on November 9, 2015 by

Erskine College junior Aaron Brown of Mount Pleasant, S.C., was one of four athletes profiled this fall in FCA Magazine, a bimonthly publication of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. On the “Team FCA” page in the magazine, Brown revealed that his favorite Bible story is the account of David and Goliath in I Samuel, explaining, […]

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Garnet Circle members announced

Posted on November 2, 2015 by

Erskine College has released the names of the 2015 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 are: Rachel Maurice Barham, Black Mountain, N.C. Macarena Basagoiti, Madrid, Spain Aaron Michael Brown, Mount Pleasant, […]

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