Baseball field named in honor of alum

Posted in: News | November 8, 2013

Lou Brissie ’43, World War II veteran and former Major League Baseball pitcher, will be honored by the town of Ware Shoals, SC and Ware Shoals School District 51 when the Ware Shoals High School baseball field at Riegel Stadium will be named in his honor. The ceremony to unveil Brissie Field will take place [...]

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Alumni receive awards

Posted in: News | October 27, 2013

Alumni were honored for their community service, personal and professional achievements, and dedication to PC in the annual Alumni Association Meeting in Edmunds Hall on Homecoming Saturday. 2013 award recipients include: Sandra L. Hensley, of Columbia, SC, the recipient of the Dum Vivimus Servimus award, which recognizes an alumnus or alumna who exemplifies the meaning [...]

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PC faithful enjoy Homecoming

Posted in: News | October 26, 2013

PC faithful were in full force at the Homecoming game versus Point University on Saturday. Alumni, students, faculty and staff, and friends of the College took in the fun at various tailgates and other activities at Bailey Memorial Stadium.

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Ben Hay Hammet Society members enjoy reception

Posted in: News | October 26, 2013

Dr. and Mrs. Lilly welcomed Ben Hay Hammet Society members into the President’s Home on Friday evening in one of the weekend’s first Homecoming events. The Ben Hay Hammet Society includes and celebrates all Presbyterian College alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago.  

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ZTA hosts 10th annual Pink Out

Posted in: News | October 15, 2013

The PC campus will be pink this week as Kappa Beta chapter of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority hosts its annual philanthropic event, Pink Out. During the event, ZTA raises awareness of breast cancer and funds for breast cancer research. “Pink Out is such a special week, and my favorite part is being able to see [...]

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Get your can in a kilt this Homecoming

Posted in: News | October 11, 2013

Make sure you get your free PC tartan koozie by registering for Homecoming by October 18. What better way to show your Blue Pride this year than with your very own koozie available only to PC alumni, students, or professors who pre-register? Don’t delay: register now.   Friday, October 25 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Visit Scotsman’s [...]

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PC adopts test-optional admissions policy

Posted in: News | September 18, 2013

PC has adopted a test-optional admissions policy, joining more than 850 colleges and universities across the nation. “Adopting a test-optional policy makes sense for Presbyterian College as our holistic approach to college admissions has never centered on standardized tests,” said Brian Fortman, PC’s Dean of Enrollment Management. Fortman says that an applicant’s high school performance, [...]

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“Why does Presbyterian College exist?” Provost asks

Posted in: News | September 12, 2013

The 2013-2014 academic year at Presbyterian College formally began Tuesday, September 3, with Opening Convocation in Belk Auditorium. Dr. Donald R. Raber II, PC’s Provost, gave an inspiring convocation address as he inquired: “Why does Presbyterian College exist?” Raber, who earned a Ph.D. in political science from Harvard in 2001, posed the question to his [...]

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Indie films return to PC campus

Posted in: News | August 29, 2013

The South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers begins its second year on the PC campus September 12th. All six screenings begin at 7:00 p.m. in Harrington-Peachtree 214, with discussion with filmmakers to follow each film. This year’s films include: Sept. 12th–How to Make Movies at Home Oct. 24th–Birth of the Living Dead Nov. [...]

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Class of 2017 arrives on campus

Posted in: News | August 21, 2013

PC’s Class of 2017 moved onto campus today. The 311-member class hails from 20 different states and four countries, including England, Germany, Scotland, and Spain. “The incoming class of PC students has the ability to contribute to campus immediately,” said Brian Fortman, Dean of Admissions. “They are an exceptional group, with leadership and service backgrounds.” [...]

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