Ariel Quartet performs March 8 at 7:30 p.m.

Posted on February 29, 2016

The Ariel Quartet will perform at Erskine College Tuesday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall. Admission is $5, free with Erskine I.D. Convocation credit will be given. Members of the Ariel Quartet are Gershon Gerchikov and Alexandra Kazovsky, violins; Jan Grüning, viola; and Amit Even-Tov, cello. Program selections include works by Franz Schubert, […]

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Pastor of New City Fellowship to speak in Memorial Thursday

Posted on February 29, 2016

Pastor Kevin Smith of New City Fellowship, Chattanooga, Tenn., will deliver the Black History Month address (rescheduled) at convocation Thursday, March 3, at 11 a.m. in Memorial Hall Auditorium. New City Fellowship is a cross-cultural urban church with an emphasis on ministering to the inner city of Chattanooga. A native of Philadelphia, Smith is a […]

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Seminary to add Chaplain Ministries emphasis

Posted on February 26, 2016

Erskine College and Theological Seminary President Dr. Paul Kooistra has announced that the Erskine Seminary faculty recently voted to add a new Chaplain Ministries emphasis for the Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree beginning in Fall 2016. “This professional degree will prepare ministers of all denominations for ordination and service in the Armed Forces and in […]

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Fourth Annual Girardeau Lectures set for March 16-17

Posted on February 25, 2016

Erskine Theological Seminary and First Presbyterian Church, Columbia, S.C., will welcome the Rev. H.B. Charles, Jr. as speaker for the Fourth Annual John L. Girardeau Lectures March 16-17. The theme for this year’s lectures is “The Unchanging Christ.” The Rev. H.B. Charles, Jr. is senior pastor of Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church, Jacksonville, Fla. His most […]

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Erskine College announces top scholarship winners

Posted on February 24, 2016

Two Presidential Scholarship recipients lead this year’s list of four high school seniors who have won the top scholarships offered at Erskine College. The students were chosen from among 30 finalists interviewed on the Erskine campus Feb. 5-6. Ashton Coker, a senior at Emerald High School, Greenwood, S.C., and Alexis Lyda, a senior at Woodruff […]

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Choraleers to perform at Greenville Presbyterian in Donalds

Posted on February 17, 2016

The Erskine Choraleers, directed by Dr. Keith Timms, will offer a concert of sacred music at Greenville Presbyterian Church in Donalds Sunday, Feb. 28, at 2:30 p.m. Admission is free and the public is welcome. A love offering will be received to help offset the costs associated with the Choraleers’ annual spring tour.   Greenville […]

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Fall 2015 Dean’s List announced

Posted on February 14, 2016

The Erskine College Fall 2015 Dean’s List has been announced by Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. N. Bradley Christie. The dean’s list honors full-time students who earn a GPR of at least 3.80. Students named to the dean’s list were:   Braden Elliott Anderson, Kathleen, Ga. Sarah Renee Ashbrook, Bloomingdale, Ga. Macarena Basagoiti, […]

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Erskine trustees discuss need for growth

Posted on February 10, 2016

The Erskine College and Theological Seminary Board of Trustees met Thursday, February 4 for the first meeting of the 2016 calendar year, their third of the 2015-16 fiscal year. The board’s deliberations were summarized in a statement provided by Chairman Ron Vigus: Since our last meeting we have celebrated the reaffirmation of our accreditation. God has […]

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Winter Term class hosts social entrepreneurship games

Posted on February 10, 2016

Assistant Professor of Business Administration Karen Mattison’s Winter Term class, “Planning to Make a Difference,” planned and hosted an interactive learning experience focused on social entrepreneurship Jan. 19. The event in Watkins Student Center attracted more than 100 students and faculty members, providing education about what is for some an unfamiliar topic through a variety […]

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