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Patriotism at PC

Posted in: News | September 16, 2014

“The serendipity is amazing and providential,” said Dr. Porter Stokes about organizing the Star Spangled Banner commemoration in conjunction with Military Appreciation Day for the football game on Saturday, September 13th. Dr. Stokes serves as the Chair of the Department of Music Education at Presbyterian College and organized the Star Spangled Banner event for the [...]

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Remembering Carol Grotnes Belk

Posted in: News | September 10, 2014

Carol Grotnes Belk, for whom Presbyterian College’s Carol International House is named, died August 25, days before her 87th birthday. She and her husband, Irwin Belk, were supporters of many higher education and collegiate athletics projects across the southeast, and have made donations to more than 30 colleges and universities in North Carolina and South [...]

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Honoring Coach Cally Gault

Posted in: News | September 9, 2014

First home football game of the season; first game under lights since 1990—what better time than that to honor a PC Legend:  Coach Cally Gault.  This year marks the 30th anniversary of Coach Gault’s retirement from coaching at PC. From 1963 to 1984, Gault was the head man on the sidelines, coaching, teaching and loving [...]

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Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy Awarded $330,000 NIH Grant

Posted in: News | September 3, 2014

Presbyterian College is proud to announce that PC School of Pharmacy (PCSP) Associate Professor and Director of Research Dr. Edgar Alfonso Romero-Sandoval has been awarded a R15 $330,000 National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant. Romero-Sandoval’s R15 grant is an Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA) grant awarded by NIH’s National Institute of General Medical Sciences.  A [...]

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2014 Convocation

Posted in: News | September 2, 2014

Presbyterian College celebrated the 135th session of Opening Convocation on Tuesday, September 2nd.  Students, faculty, staff and community members gathered to celebrate the start of another academic year on PC’s campus. Dr. Louis Moore Stephens, Sr. and Dr. James Lucas Walker, physicians who have served PC and the greater Clinton community for many years, were [...]

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PC faculty members announce construction of Laurens County Humane Society Adoption Center

Posted in: News | August 25, 2014

Presbyterian College faculty members, Jill Mechling and Dr. Brooke Spatta, are excited to announce that construction is going to begin on the Laurens County Humane Society (LCHS) Adoption Center. Mechling and Spatta will serve as Executive Director and Assistant Director, respectively. The Laurens County Humane Society has been operating without a shelter for many years, but [...]

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Money Magazine Ranks Presbyterian College as SC’s #1 College

Posted in: News | August 11, 2014

  Money Magazine recently released a list of top U.S. colleges, ranking Presbyterian College #84 overall. PC was also recognized as the only South Carolina higher education institution on a list of 25 Best Liberal Arts Colleges, coming in at #21. According to Money, the magazine’s college report is “a new approach to ranking colleges [...]

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Presbyterian College Education Department hosts a free documentary series

Posted in: News | August 6, 2014

The Presbyterian College Education Department is hosting a free documentary series for the 2014-2015 school year. The series is open to the public and begins on Monday, August 25th with “The Lottery” (2010), directed by Madeleine Sackler. The purpose of the series is to share films about topics in education that foster dialogue and reflection. Films will [...]

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