Fundraising Total for 2014-2015 Rivals Previous Year

Posted in: News | August 12, 2015

The fundraising total for Presbyterian College for the 2014-2015 fiscal year was close to $7 million. The totals are impressive and are more than double the amount raised in the previous year. The increase was accomplished despite the fact that many of the Advancement staff are new to PC. “I am very proud of the […]

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Presbyterian College Becomes Tobacco-Free Campus

Posted in: News | August 10, 2015

Serious discussions concerning smoking, vaping, and the use of tobacco products on campus began in fall 2013.  In spring 2014, the Tobacco Use Task Force recommended that Presbyterian College become a tobacco-free campus and began discussions and educational programs to move in that direction. In 2014 and 2015, Peer Educators offered educational programs related to […]

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Little Time for Summer Break at Presbyterian College

Posted in: News | August 4, 2015

During the summer many people are jockeying for room on the beach, are hiking up in the mountains, or are just getting together with friends for a barbecue in the backyard. While the staff at Presbyterian College are taking some time out here and there – they are still spending a huge chunk of their […]

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Bob Staton Begins Role as President at Presbyterian College

Posted in: News | July 24, 2015

Robert (Bob) Emmett Staton ’68 assumed the role of President of Presbyterian College on July 15, 2015. He will serve in this role while the Board of Trustees conducts a nationwide search for a new president for the College. President Staton is a 1968 graduate of PC and a 1971 graduate of the University of […]

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Presbyterian College Student Studies Hamsters to Learn About Human Mental Illnesses

Posted in: News | July 23, 2015

Presbyterian College rising junior psychology major Destiny Willis spent the Spring Semester conducting research using male Syrian hamsters, in hopes of learning more about human psychological disorders. Willis was studying avoidance behavior of these hamsters. She and fellow psychology majors used an apparatus (the conflict alleyway) to study the animal’s behavior after it has been […]

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Presbyterian College Women’s Tennis Earns Two ITA Scholar Athletes

Posted in: News | July 23, 2015

Two members of the Presbyterian College women’s tennis team were named Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar Athletes, the organization announced recently. The program also earned an ITA All-Academic Team honor for a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.2. Antonia Conze (Willich, Germany) and Caroline deLoach (Columbia, S.C.) were named ITA Scholar-Athletes for their work in the classroom. […]

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Presbyterian College Sodexo Employees Volunteer at Open Door Soup Kitchen

Posted in: News | July 10, 2015

Presbyterian College Sodexo Dining Services management team members and staff volunteered 21.5 unpaid hours this past spring at the Open Door Christian Center Soup Kitchen in Clinton. Sodexo Inc. is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Md.   The PC dining staff’s service was a part of Sodexo Inc.’s nationwide Servathon and Stop Hunger Campaign. During Servathon Sodexo […]

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Presbyterian College Greek-Affiliated Students Increase Cumulative GPA

Posted in: News | July 7, 2015

Presbyterian College is proud to announce that recent GPA reports from the 2014-2015 school year show that the overall Greek GPA increased significantly from the Fall Semester in 2014 to the 2015 Spring Semester. With almost 500 Greek-affiliated students, the GPA of all Greek students in the Spring Semester was 3.20, and the cumulative GPA […]

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Presbyterian College Named in the Top 10 Best Deals for Out-of-State Students

Posted in: News | July 6, 2015

Presbyterian College ranked 10th among the 10 best deals for students going to college out of state according to the USA Today, based on College Factual’s Best College for the Money rankings. According to the College Factual website, the rankings “identifies which colleges and universities offer the best bang for your buck – delivering quality […]

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Presbyterian College Professor Earns Awards for Paintings

Posted in: News | July 2, 2015

Presbyterian College’s Lassiter Professor of Art Mark Anderson was recently awarded both First Place as well as the People’s Choice award for two of his paintings during the International Association for the Study of Dreams Conference, held in June in Virginia Beach. “I was very pleasantly gratified at the outpouring of interest in and support […]

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