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Presbyterian College hosts annual teacher induction ceremony

On Friday, May 13, 2016, Presbyterian College hosted its annual teacher induction ceremony with 20 graduates from the education department taking the oath for graduating educators. In his opening remarks, PC President, Bob Staton spoke directly to the graduating education majors saying, “You assume the duty of inspiring the children who will become our future leaders.”...

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Highlanders ROTC commissioned at Presbyterian College

On Friday, May 13, 2016, nine cadets in the Highlanders Army ROTC program Presbyterian College, Newberry College, and Lander University were commissioned second lieutenant at Presbyterian College. In addition, retired Col. Jack C. Ziegler, Jr. was inducted into the Presbyterian College ROTC Hall of Fame. “While I have attended this ceremony on several occasions, I...

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Presbyterian College hosts baccalaureate service

Presbyterian College hosted its baccalaureate service for its graduating class on Friday, May 13, 2016. “Even as you go your different ways after tomorrow, the relationships you built at PC will last a lifetime,” Presbyterian College President Bob Staton told the graduating class. The class of 2016 was addressed by Rev. Dr. R. Bentley Anderson,...

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Presbyterian College hosts 133rd commencement

Presbyterian College held its 133rd commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 14, 2016. At the ceremony, the college granted 184 undergraduate degrees. “Today you’re going to receive a diploma, which although it is a piece of paper, is much more than a piece of paper,” PC President Bob Staton told graduates. “It represents all the time,...

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More than 70 graduate from Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy

On Friday, May 13, 2016, Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy held its hooding ceremony in Belk Auditorium on the college’s main campus. PCSP presented doctoral hoods and degrees to 71 candidates. In his opening remarks, Presbyterian College President Bob Staton said, “My greatest excitement is about the impact that these graduates will have on the...

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Presbyterian College students receive NASA South Carolina Space Grant Consortium Research Awards

Two Presbyterian College students, Will Grismore and Brandon Morrow have received NASA South Carolina Space Grant Consortium Research Awards. The awards were granted through NASA’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research or EPSCoR. Both Grismore and Morrow’s projects will be conducted in the college’s Non-Linear Materials Lab. In it, the students will be studying granular...

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Presbyterian College student published in international journal

Senior early childhood education major Julie Harbin from Rock Hill, S.C. recently had an article accepted for publication in the “International Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities.” The article titled “Gender Differences in Rough and Tumble Play Behaviors” is based on Harbin’s capstone research. In the research, Harbin conducted 10 one-hour observations in a kindergarten classroom to determine...

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Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy organization donates to StopHungerNow

The Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy’s Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) organization has decided to donate the remainder of their funds—a total of $1,000—to StopHungerNow in the wake of their closing their chapter. StopHungerNow, according to its website, is an organization that “gets food and life-saving aid to the world’s most vulnerable people, and...

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