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International Musicians Coming to Presbyterian College

In October, musicians from around the world will perform at Presbyterian College. First will be the Scottish Gaelic folk singer, Julie Fowlis, who performed the hallmark song “Touch the Sky” in Disney’s movie “Brave.” Then Jun Matsuo, a Japanese pianist, returns to PC’s campus to perform her concert “Musical Portraits.” And lastly is the Cuban

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Presbyterian College Alumnus to be installed as ACTL President

Michael Smith, a Presbyterian College 1966 alumnus, will be installed as the 66th president of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL), an organization of the top trial lawyers in the U.S. and Canada, during the organization’s annual meeting in Chicago this Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. Smith currently is a partner of the broad-based

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Presbyterian College helps bring awareness to child hunger

In an annual tradition, Presbyterian College took part in bringing awareness to childhood hunger. On Sept. 21, 2015, PC’s dining hall services held the “End it with Orange” activity to inform the student body about what is occurring with child hunger in America. This is a part of the larger, nationwide campaign held by Share

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Pi Kappa Phi Hosts Charity Bike-a-thon for The Ability Experience

Members of Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity cycled away on stationary bikes in front of Springs Student Center earlier this month. Their goal was to raise money for their fraternity’s national philanthropy “The Ability Experience” whose focus is on helping the disabled men and women in our communities. The money Pi Kappa Phi has raised with

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Political Science Department Brings Political Party Leaders to Campus

As part of a lecture series titled “South Carolina, Party Politics & the 2016 Elections,” the Presbyterian College Political Science Department recently sponsored visits from three state-wide political party leaders. Matt Moore, chair of the S.C. Republican Party, gave an on-campus lecture on Thursday, Sept. 10; and Jason Perkey, executive director, and Jessica Church, political

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Presbyterian College Alumnus to speak on Entrepreneurship

Kevin Maloney, a 1999 Business graduate of Presbyterian College will return to campus to discuss entrepreneurship. The lecture will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22 in Edmunds Hall. Maloney is co-founder of ZVerse Inc., a 3D Printing Partnership, a company in Columbia, S.C. ZVerse is a applications company focused on accelerating the creation

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PC Professor to Volunteer for AGU Award Committee

Recently, Dr. James Wanliss, professor of physics, was invited by the American Geophysical Union to volunteer as a committee member for the newly created Africa Award for Research Excellence in Space Science Committee. The American Geophysical Union, begun in 1919 and independently incorporated in 1972, is the largest international group of Earth and space scientists.

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The Confucius Institute of Presbyterian College Summer Camp

On July 27, 2015, at the invitation of The Phillis Wheatley Associations, on behalf of The Confucius Institute of Presbyterian College Deputy Director Yin Pan with Fen Wang, Cuiyan Guo, Chao Liu, went to The Phillis Wheatley Community Center in Greenville, South Carolina to introduce Chinese culture for summer camp students. There were more than

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CHAMPS Summer Camp at Confucius Institute at Presbyterian College

Each year, The Confucius Institute at Presbyterian College is actively involved in the local CHAMPS summer camp. This year, CHAMPS’s camped at Presbyterian College. On June 25th, starting from 9:00 a.m., more than 30 students from the Laurens school district came to Presbyterian College and split into six groups to take Chinese classes from the Confucius Institute. Professor Fen

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