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‘Musical Merriment’ in Bowie Arts Center Dec. 5

Posted on November 20, 2015 by

The Erskine College Department of Music will present “Musical Merriment for Christmas” Saturday, Dec. 5, at 3 p.m. in the Bowie Arts Center. Erskine’s instrumental ensembles, Sinfonia and Jazz Band, will perform, with readings by Assistant Professor of English Shane Bradley. Admission is free. The program includes musical compositions and arrangements by Victor Herbert, Michael […]

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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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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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Interns bring empathy, enthusiasm to campus ministry

Posted on September 28, 2015 by

You might not be able to pick them out among Erskine freshmen, transfer students, and returning upperclassmen, since they look a lot like college students themselves. But Alden and Taylor Groves—who were married in April, graduated from Wofford College in May, and arrived on campus in August—are already making themselves known to students as they […]

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Campus and community organizations showcased for students

Posted on September 2, 2015 by

Just as classes were gearing up for fall semester, the “ENGAGE Campus and Community Fair” Aug. 25 gave Erskine students a good look at ministry and service opportunities on offer this year, with popcorn, snow cones, and cotton candy as part of the festivities. Area churches, ministries, and community organizations manned tables and tents on […]

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Freshman women gather for Signing of the Book

Posted on August 31, 2015 by

Women of the Erskine College Class of 2019 met in the Bowie Arts Center August 24 for the 92nd annual Signing of the Book, reciting the school’s honor pledge and adding their signatures to those of generations of freshman women. This year’s speaker was Schadell L. Brooks, an admissions counselor and member of the Class […]

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