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Eastside Elementary School Holds Chinese Celebration

On Friday, March 31, Eastside Elementary School held a school-wide celebration of their now 1-year-old Chinese program sponsored by the Confucius Institute at Presbyterian College. Miss June Yanhua Xu, Eastside’s Chinese teacher, along with her students and fellow faculty members, made this event a remarkable success. Miss June kicked off this event by doing a

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Presbyterian College to host “Speed Sisters” film screening

The Southern Film Circuit at Presbyterian College will present the film, “Speed Sisters,” at 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 13, 2017 in the Harrington-Peachtree Amphitheater. The screening is free and open to the public. Amber Fares is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and photographer. Fares’ feature film, Speed Sisters, was premiered at the Hot Docs of

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Scottish Highlander Battalion performs opening ceremony for Charlotte Knights

On Thursday, April 6, the Scottish Highlander Battalion, made up of ROTC students from Presbyterian College, Lander University, and Newberry College, performed the opening ceremonies for the Minor League Baseball team, the Charlotte Knights in Charlotte, N.C. “Being a part of the ROTC program here at PC and being able to demonstrate our commitment to

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Presbyterian College hosts third annual Charles Chadwell Special Education Institute

On Saturday, April 1, 2017, the Presbyterian College education department hosted the third annual Charles Chadwell Special Education Institute, which was attended by classroom teachers from Greenville County Schools, Laurens School Districts 55 and 56; students from Presbyterian College, Clemson University and Bob Jones University; and professors from South Carolina State University, Bob Jones University,

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Students from CI Chinese Programs Participate in Chinese Star Contest at USC

Students of Chinese from all across the state gathered at the University of South Carolina on Saturday, March 25, to participate in the 8th Palmetto Chinese Star Competition, showing off their talent in speaking Chinese and Chinese cultural skills. The Confucius Institute at Presbyterian College and our K-12 programs also sent 11 students to the

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CI Staff Present Chinese Culture at Beck Academy’s International Day in Greenville

With the world now becoming increasingly small, educators around the globe are striving to integrate early exposure to different cultures into the education of young children to prepare them for their future “world citizenship”. Greenville Beck Academy Middle, an International Baccalaureate School, holds an “International Day” annually to give their students opportunities to experience cultures

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