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Students assist with ‘Senior Wish’ program at retirement center

Posted on November 8, 2017 by

Erskine College student volunteers recently helped to present an “Aloha Luau” at The Renaissance, a retirement community in Due West. Senior Rachel Wittig, a psychology major from Fort Houston, Texas, served as coordinator, recruiting students to work with her. Melanie Marr, activities director at The Renaissance, said the luau celebration was part of the Senior […]

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Covington and Smith crowned at homecoming

Posted on November 1, 2017 by

Seniors Hunter Covington, a Bible and religion major from Rock Hill, and Raven Smith, a special education major from Irmo, were crowned homecoming king and queen Oct. 28 during halftime of the men’s soccer match against Limestone College. Other members of the homecoming court included Tanner Frye of Spartanburg and Hope Peeler of Due West, […]

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‘For The Kids’ presents ‘Miracle Week’ at Erskine

Posted on October 23, 2017 by

In a lead-up to “Miracle Week” on campus Oct. 23-27, the Erskine College student chapter of “For the Kids” (FTK) welcomed two guests at a convocation Oct. 19 to speak about the charitable cause supported by FTK— the work of the Greenville Children’s Hospital, part of the Greenville Health System and of the Children’s Miracle […]

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SGA president reflects on Choraleers’ summer trip

Posted on October 17, 2017 by

  Members of the Erskine Choraleers traveled to Europe in June to participate in a Lithuanian-American choir, spending a week in the north of Lithuania just before the annual synod of the Lithuanian Reformed Church. With the students were the director of the Choraleers, Associate Professor of Music Dr. Keith Timms (pictured above in center […]

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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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