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PC Hosts CHAMPS Students

CHAMPS has kicked off its 23rd summer program at PC. The program’s enrichment weeks include learning and activities for more than 100 Laurens County students. From June 18-22, 51 students from 9th-10th grade will participate in CHAMPS summer programming on campus. The following week (June 25-29), 67 students from 7th-8th grade will be on campus

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Students named to Dean’s List for the 2018 Spring Semester

The Dean’s List is composed of students who earned between a 3.3 and a 3.9-grade point average for a semester. We are proud to recognize these 326 students for making the Dean’s List during the Spring 2018 semester: Mr. Matthew Bruce Abney Aiken, S.C. Ms. Lauren Elizabeth Adkins Simpsonville, S.C. Mr. Edgar William Alewine Lexington,

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Students named to President’s List for the 2018 Spring Semester

The President’s List is composed of students who earned a 4.0-grade point average for a semester. PC is proud to recognize these 74 students for making the President’s List during the Spring 2018 semester: Mr. Harry Edward Abell Huesca Ms. Yuka Ando Aichi Ms. Shelby Michelle Baker Summerville, S.C. Ms. Natalie Jean Barnett Mint Hill,

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PC Hosts Palmetto Girls State

More than 600 students from across South Carolina will spend the week (June 10-16) at Presbyterian College for the 72nd annual session of Palmetto Girls State. This week marks the ninth consecutive year PC has hosted the American Legion Auxiliary program. The one-week leadership and citizenship training program brings top rising high school seniors to

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Students earn academic credit at Disney

What do you have planned for the summer? This past spring, a group of business students went to Disney World to get a look at how the theme park creates its magic. Sure, it was part vacation. (It was Disney World, after all.) But it was part work too. “I thought it would be fun

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Stories of service and sacrifice inspire NASCAR drivers

The men and women to be honored during the NASCAR Salutes Refreshed by Coca-Cola Memorial Day weekend tribute at Charlotte Motor Speedway demonstrate integrity, pride and bravery. Their stories cannot help but inspire both those inside the race car for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 (6 p.m. ET on FOX, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) and those watching

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Legendary Presbyterian College alumnus receives Lifetime Achievement Award

John McKissick ‘51 received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Charleys, the Charleston Post and Courier awards ceremony, on Friday, May 11. The event was held at the Gaillard Center in Charleston. “I give PC all the credit for any achievement I’ve made over the years,” McKissick said. “It all started at PC with Lonnie

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Graduates Earn Their Pharm.D. Degrees, Hoods

Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy graduated its fifth class of doctors of pharmacy during the school’s hooding ceremony on May 11. The event took place at 10 a.m. in Belk Auditorium on the main PC campus.

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Graduates Consider What’s Next during Baccalaureate

The Baccalaureate Service for the 135th Commencement began at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 11. The historic event was held in Belk Auditorium. “While this is an end to one phase of your life, it is also the beginning of a new and important phase of your life,” President Bob Staton told the graduating class.

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