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Erskine business students keep moving, keep learning

Posted on April 10, 2014 by

Assistant Professor of Business Karen Mattison has kept her students moving this year, on the Erskine College campus and beyond. Highlights of the fall semester for students included using their business skills in a service project for Anderson Interfaith Ministries (AIM) and attending the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) 14th Annual Student Leadership Conference in Charlotte. […]

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Flying Fleet women meet pen pals

Posted on April 2, 2014 by

The Erskine Women’s Tennis Team traveled to Hilton Head in March for an exciting spring break trip, playing against several other college teams and defeating Tiffin University (Ohio) and Slippery Rock University. But for sophomore Sarah McDonald and her teammates, a practice session in Walterboro during the trip was also a thrilling experience. It was there, […]

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Hiking through Spain fuels friendships, allows introspection

Posted on March 10, 2014 by

A hardy group of Erskine College students made new friends, developed new strengths, and gained new insights during a Winter Term travel course in Spain in January. Led by Assistant Professor of Spanish Dr. Michael Burriss, the seven students—Cali Colbert, Sarah DeVos, Jordan Joseph, Kate Keukelaar, Meg Randall, Pete Savarese, and Kathleen Watkins— took a five-week, […]

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Erskine receives CIC grant to explore Christian vocation

Posted on February 4, 2014 by

Erskine College has been selected to receive a NetVUE Program Development Grant in the amount of $32,700 for use between January 1, 2014, and January 31, 2016. The Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education (NetVUE) is a program administered by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC). Erskine College is among 36 NetVUE institutions selected to deepen […]

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Fall 2013 Dean’s List announced

Posted on January 28, 2014 by

The Fall 2013 Dean’s List was originally published at the end of January. The registrar has since added two students to the list, and the following is the updated report.  Sixty-nine students have been named to the Erskine College Fall 2013 Dean’s List announced by Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Acting President Dr. […]

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Interns lend spark to campus ministry efforts

Posted on November 6, 2013 by

Erskine’s campus ministry welcomed two new interns this semester, keeping its work with students fresh and offering a variety of opportunities for worship, study, and fellowship, some in cooperation with other campus organizations. Campus Ministry at Erskine is a ministry of the ARP Synod to the students of Erskine College and in affiliation with Reformed […]

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SGA president aims for consensus, forward thinking

Posted on October 2, 2013 by

Asked about how he operates as president of Erskine’s Student Government Association, senior Daniel Prohaska says, “I like to think of my leadership style as one of empowerment.” He is interested in empowering the SGA leadership at Erskine as well as the student body as a whole and asserts, “My priorities are the students’ priorities.” […]

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Chemistry major represents South Carolina at National Conference for College Women Leaders

Posted on September 24, 2013 by

Chemistry major Rachel Whitmire of Pendleton attended the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders at the University of Maryland May 30-June 1 this year, just after completing her junior year at Erskine College. The conference was presented by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). […]

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Fair showcases campus organizations

Posted on September 18, 2013 by

Campus organizations set up displays and activities on the Erskine Mall Sept. 10. With 27 organizations represented, the Organization Fair was “a fun-themed, interactive event that swamped the mall from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.,” according to Student Government Association Vice President Hannah Collins. “Ministries as well as societies were present and student leaders were running […]

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