Alpha Chi and ODK welcome new members

Posted on November 19, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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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ACS marks National Chemistry Week

Posted on October 29, 2015

National Chemistry Week was Oct. 18-24, and the Erskine College student chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) invited the entire campus to take part in their celebration. The theme for National Chemistry Week was “Chemistry Colors Our World,” focusing on the chemistry of food colors and fireworks, rainbows, natural dyes and pigments, and more. […]

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Music Department presents ‘Hallowe’en Extravaganza’ Oct. 31

Posted on October 27, 2015

Students, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to “The Perennially Anticipated Hallowe’en Extravaganza” set for Saturday, Oct. 31, at 10 p.m. in Memorial Hall. Admission is free and convocation credit will be offered. The program includes Sinfonia performing “Danse Macabre” by Saint-Saens and excerpts from “Pictures at an Exhibition” by Mussorgsky; organist Anna McIlwain […]

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Trustees briefed on progress of two-year financial plan

Posted on October 26, 2015

The Erskine College and Theological Seminary Board of Trustees met last Thursday for their second meeting of the 2015-16 fiscal year. The agenda for this meeting had two primary items according to Board Chairman Ron Vigus. First, trustees heard a report and reviewed the 2014-15 financial audit, which was completed in late August after the […]

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