Past Events and Socials

Columbia Alumni Reception

Colonial Life was the site for our gathering on May 13, hosted by BOT member David Parker ’86 and his wife Elizabeth Parker ’87.

Judy Jarrett '63 and Dr. Dean Thompson enjoy conversation.

Judy Jarrett ’63 and Dr. Dean Thompson enjoy conversation.

Ty Davenport '86 and Johnny Timmons '82 catch up with each other.

Ty Davenport ’86 and Johnny Timmons ’82 catch up with each other.

Former Board of Trustee member Larry Yonce '67 visits with Athletic Director Brian Reese.

Former Board of Trustee member Larry Yonce ’67 visits with Athletic Director Brian Reese.

 

 

 

Greenville Alumni Reception

Board of Trustee member Tommy Thomason hosted PC alumni and their guests at the Poinsett Club on April 3o.

Great turnout to hear the president share future plans for PC.

Great turnout to hear the president share future plans for PC.

Alumni and friends enjoyed conversation and catching up.

Alumni and friends enjoyed conversation and catching up.

 

William Plumer Jacobs Society Reception and Dinner

The College’s top donors were honored on April 24 with a reception and dinner on the Alumni Green.  E. G. and Marianne Lassiter were honored as the Distinguished Members for 2014.

Two coaching legends:  Cally Gault and Art Baker

Two coaching legends: Cally Gault and Art Baker

Dr. Joe attends the day after his 107th birthday!

Dr. Joe attends the day after his 107th birthday!

The tented event on the Alumni Green.

The tented event on the Alumni Green.

E. G. and Marianne Lassiter with their son, alumnus Dr. Rich Lassiter, his wife, Carrie and their two children, Tyler and Ethan.

E. G. and Marianne Lassiter with their son, alumnus Dr. Rich Lassiter, his wife, Carrie and their two children, Tyler and Ethan.

William Plumer Jacobs III, also known as "P3" was in attendance.

William Plumer Jacobs III, also known as “P3″ was in attendance.

Board of Trustee member Tommy Lawson, PC Class of 1971, served as emcee.

Board of Trustee member Tommy Lawson, PC Class of 1971, served as emcee.

 

Dr. Gaines and Dr. Stokes lead the guests in the singing of the Alma Mater to close the event.

Dr. Gaines and Dr. Stokes lead the guests in the singing of the Alma Mater to close the event.

 

Atlanta Area Alumni Reception

Alumni and friends gathered at the Buckhead Club for a reception on April 10, hosted by E. G. and Marianne Lassiter.

Former Blue Hose Tennis Team members celebrate the news that the Men's team just won the Big South Conference regular season.  Jim Kellogg, Erik Seifert, Zach Sprouse and Lindsay Krause

Former Blue Hose Tennis Team members celebrate the news that the Men’s team just won the Big South Conference regular season. Jim Kellogg, Erik Seifert, Zach Sprouse and Lindsay Krause

 

Alumni listen to Dr. Lilly's presentation on the Era of Excellence.

Alumni listen to Dr. Lilly’s presentation on the Era of Excellence.

Alumni from the 80's enjoyed catching up with each other.

Alumni from the 80′s enjoyed catching up with each other.

Young Alumnae Maggie Nash and Margaret Miller were glad to see each other.

Young Alumnae Maggie Nash and Margaret Miller were glad to see each other.

Marianne Lassiter and Jerry Jackson take time from conversation for a picture.

Marianne Lassiter and Jerry Jackson take time from conversation for a picture.

Buckhead Club

Second Annual Presbyterian College Class Ring Ceremony

On Sunday, April 6, 2014, members of the classes of 2014 and 2015 participated in the official presentation of their class rings.  A special presentation was made to Teresa Inman, Class of 1974, who had lost her ring several years ago.  The significance of the class ring binds generations of PC alumni with each other and with their alma mater.

Students receiving rings during the ceremony.

Students receiving rings during the ceremony.

 

Teresa Inman, '74, receives a new ring to replace the one she lost.

Teresa Inman, ’74, receives a new ring to replace the one she lost.

Logan Hill '14, receives her ring from President Lilly.

Logan Hill ’14, receives her ring from President Lilly.

John Fallow receives his class ring from President Lilly.

John Fallow receives his class ring from President Lilly.

Seniors show off their rings.

Seniors show off their rings.

 

 Charleston Alumni Reception, March 27, 2014

The Charleston Renaissance Gallery, owned and operated by Rob Hicklin ’71, his wife, Jane, and daughter Jane Harper Dollason ’01, was the venue for our alumni gathering.  President Lilly presented information related to the “Era of Excellence” plans for PC.

 

The Hicklins were kind to host our event in their gallery.

The venue was terrific!

Early arrivers for the reception chat with Dr. and Mrs. Lilly and Leni Patterson '83.

Early arrivers for the reception chat with Dr. and Mrs. Lilly.

The Hicklins and others visit in the courtyard.

The Hicklins and others visit in the courtyard.

Maggie Nash '11, Director of Annual Giving, and Beth Dallas '11 enjoyed catching up with each other.

Maggie Nash ’11, Director of Annual Giving, and Beth Dallas ’11 enjoyed catching up with each other.

 

PC vs. Wofford Baseball at Greenville Drive Stadium

Alumni and friends gathered on March 19 for a reception on the 500 Club Level at the Drive Stadium before cheering on the Blue Hose.

 

Alumni Board Chair John Jeselnik '73, and his wife, Alison '73, along with Alan '77 and Ronda Smith visited with Athletic Director Brian Reese.

Alumni Board Chair John Jeselnik ’73, and his wife, Alison ’73, along with Alan ’77 and Ronda Smith visited with Athletic Director Brian Reese.

A group of recent alumni enjoyed catching up with each other.

A group of young alumni enjoyed catching up with each other.

Dr. Lilly and Professor Rick Heiser and wife chat at the Greenville event.

Dr. Lilly and Professor Rick Heiser and wife chat at the Greenville event.

Senior Wine and Cheese Reception

The Advancement Office hosted a reception for all seniors on March 12 in Harper Center. There were over 140 seniors in attendance.  Pat Phillips, Class of 1971 and Chairman of the Board of Trustees, graciously provided a wine tasting experience for the Class of 2014. Rob Coleman, Class of 2011, also spoke to the seniors about what PC means to him and the importance of giving back with time and resources.  (Pictures to be posted soon.)

 

Seniors gather in Harper Center for Wine and Cheese Reception

Seniors gather in Harper Center for Wine and Cheese Reception

Class of 2014 members Michael Nicholson (Senior Class President) and Maggie Carson chat with Chairman Phillips

Class of 2014 members Michael Nicholson (Senior Class President) and Maggie Carson chat with Chairman Phillips

Chairman Pat Phillips '71 enjoys chatting with seniors.

Chairman Pat Phillips ’71 talks with seniors during the reception.