Erskine travelers spotted in Yorkshire

Posted on January 19, 2018

An Erskine College travel course this month, led by Assistant Professor of English Dr. Christine Schott and focusing on literary sites in the United Kingdom, included a visit to “The World of James Herriot,” a museum dedicated to the life and work of veterinarian and author James Alfred Wight, best known by his pen name, […]

Continue Reading

Winter Term takes a final bow

Posted on January 5, 2018

Winter Term at Erskine began Wednesday, Jan. 3, with a slate of classes that includes an exploration of nearby national parks conducted by Associate Professor of Mathematics Dr. Art Gorka as well as a travel course in the United Kingdom led by Assistant Professor of English Dr. Christine Schott. This year’s “J-Term,” as it has […]

Continue Reading

Merry Christmas from Erskine

Posted on December 15, 2017

At Erskine, the fall semester is over, and students, faculty, and staff members are looking forward to celebrating Christmas with family and friends. Some Erskine students have begun their Christmas break by volunteering to help process and deliver Angel Tree gifts for the Salvation Army. See them in action here. Here in Due West, Dr. Robert […]

Continue Reading

Church planting’s gospel impact takes time, graduate says

Posted on December 6, 2017

The Rev. Brooks Pipher is a Church Planting Explorer with the Florida Presbytery of the ARP Church. He graduated from Erskine Theological Seminary in 2014 with a Master of Divinity degree. He previously interned at Christ Community Church in Ruskin, Fla. At the time of this interview, Pipher and his wife Amanda resided in downtown […]

Continue Reading

Erskine chapter honored by American Chemical Society

Posted on December 4, 2017

The Erskine College student chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) has been named an “Outstanding” chapter for the 2016-17 academic year. More than 400 student chapter activity reports were submitted to ACS for the year, and from among these the ACS Committee on Education presented just 52 outstanding awards, along with 114 commendable and […]

Continue Reading

Erskine makes strong showing at student legislature

Posted on November 30, 2017

A seven-member Erskine College delegation attended this year’s South Carolina Student Legislature (SCSL) in October. Delegation Chair Logan Franks, a junior from Anderson majoring in political science, said the Erskine group “proved to be a strong force at this year’s fall session.” All bills submitted by the Erskine delegation passed in both the House of […]

Continue Reading

‘An Erskine Christmas’ planned for Friday and Saturday

Posted on November 28, 2017

The Choraleers, Chamber Singers, and Bella Voce will present “An Erskine Christmas” Friday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. Both performances will be given in Memorial Hall, and convocation credit will be offered to Erskine students who attend. The free concert will focus on traditional Christmas music. Assistant Professor […]

Continue Reading

Rachel Wittig receives Ruth Kelly Scholarship

Posted on November 27, 2017

Erskine College senior Rachel Wittig of Fayetteville, N.C. received the Ruth Kelly Scholarship from Mental Health America (MHA) of Abbeville County Nov. 16, during the 55th annual Abbeville Mental Health Banquet in Erskine’s Moffatt Dining Hall. The scholarship is given annually to an outstanding Erskine senior for “excellence in a field leading to a career […]

Continue Reading

Garnet Circle members announced

Posted on November 17, 2017

Erskine College Provost Dr. John Basie has released the names of the 2017 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, in alphabetical order, are: Sarah Renee Ashbrook, Bloomingdale, Ga. Rachel Gayle Berkey, […]

Continue Reading