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Alumna Nominated to be the “Pastor to Pastors”

The Rev. Dr. Alice Ridgill ’98 has been called as the Associate General Presbyter of the Presbytery of Charlotte. Ridgill, who most recently served as pastor of New Faith Presbyterian Church in Greenwood County, will begin the role in January. “I am both humbled and elated to receive the nomination to serve as Associate General

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Campus Earns Fourth Consecutive Tree Campus USA Distinction

President Bob Staton ’68 was one of four to help plant a maple tree in front of Moorefield House on the PC campus. The ceremonial planting was in honor of the College’s most recent Tree Campus USA recognition. PC was one of only seven colleges and universities in South Carolina to be named a Tree

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Art Exhibition, Reception to Feature Atlanta-based Artist

A reception for artist Suzy Schultz, of Atlanta, will take place on Friday, Jan. 17 at 5 p.m. The Bailey Art Gallery Exhibition and Reception event will be held in the Mary Bailey Vance Suitt Rotunda in Neville Hall. The reception and the exhibit from Jan. 17 to March 31 are both open to the

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Blue Hose family celebrates Homecoming with ‘the perfect gift’

This past fall was full of excitement for the Montague family of North Carolina. Zoe Montague ’20 was on Homecoming Court, and her dad, Kelvin Montague ’88, recently celebrated a birthday. The family knew they’d be back on campus where Kelvin and wife, Jennifer ’89, met around 30 years ago to celebrate. The couple met

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Blue Hose Also Go Green

Each week, PC senior Liza Powers packs her car with recycling bins and heads to the local facility in Clinton to sort materials. Dozens of other students join her for those trips throughout the month. They load up their vehicles and roll up their sleeves, recycling items like plastic bottles and glass collected from residence

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Alumnus and Med School Honors Grad Shares Journey with Students

After majoring in biochemistry, Bobby Keskey ’11 went on to graduate with honors from the Medical School at the University of Louisville. He’s in general surgery residency at the University of Chicago now, conducting microbiome research as he pursues a Ph.D. in immunology. Keskey has earned two degrees in the sciences and is working on

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Samuel C. Waters Lecturer Talks about Migration Around the World

by Zoe Montague ’20 “This is one of the more depressing PowerPoints I think I’ll ever give,” began Dr. William Paul Simmons, University of Arizona professor and director of the university’s Master of Arts in Human Rights Practice. Simmons’ lecture, Structural Violence, Drug Cartels, and Migrant Vulnerability, was part of the annual Samuel C. Waters

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21st Christmas at PC set for Dec. 7 and 8

Christmas at PC has rung in the Christmas season for many on and off-campus for the past 20 years. This year’s program, “The Gift for All Mankind,” promises to do the same. Christmas at PC performances are scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 8 at 3 p.m. Both take place

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Pharmacy Grads Ace Pharmacy Licensure Exam

The scores are in. The 2019 PC School of Pharmacy graduates had a higher NAPLEX pass rate than the national average. Sixty-six of 68 students, or 97.06%, passed the pharmacists’ licensure exam on their first attempt when they took it this past spring. This first-time pass rate is more than 6% higher than the national

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