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Presbyterian College President Bob Staton to Retire at End of 2020

Five years after taking the reins at Presbyterian College, Robert (Bob) Emmett Staton ’68 has announced his plans to retire on December 31, 2020. Staton became PC’s 18th president in July 2015. “It has been one of the greatest privileges of my life to serve my alma mater as a trustee, as a member of

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President Staton addresses the Class of 2020

Graduating seniors in the College of Arts & Sciences were unable to gather on West Plaza for Commencement on Saturday, May 9. Neither could graduating pharmacy students gather in Belk Auditorium for the Hooding Ceremony on Friday, May 8. Since the ceremonies have been postponed due to the pandemic, President Bob Staton ’68 delivered special

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Blue Hose Alumni in the News: April 2020

Ninety Six hires Wertz as new athletic director B.J. Wertz ’94 will take over as Ninety Six’s athletic director on July 1, 2020. Read more in the Index-Journal »     How a rally for the right in Charlottesville emboldened a resurgent Religious Left Jack Jenkins ’07, a national reporter for Religious News Service, published

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President, Faculty, Staff Toast Seniors During Virtual Event

Seniors typically line the stairs of the President’s House on the evening of the last day of classes. With hors d’oeuvres in hand, they gather in the foyer, dining area, and kitchen as they mingle with fellow classmates, professors, staff members, and the president and first lady. The annual wine and cheese event is the

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