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Lindsay Wentz Caulder ’98 earns 2021 Women in Business Award

Lindsay Wentz Caulder, a 1998 graduate of Presbyterian College and the vice president of human resources for World Finance in Greenville, was recently named a 2021 Women in Business award winner. Presented by Integrated Media Publishing, the award recognizes women in business for their career and company achievements and their community involvement. “We are so

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PC loses loyal supporter and trustee emeritus George H. Cornelson IV

Loyal benefactor and Presbyterian College trustee emeritus George Henry Cornelson IV passed away on July 8, 2021, at his home in Clinton. Born July 12, 1931, in Spartanburg, he was the only child of the late George H. Cornelson III and Elizabeth Woodward Cornelson. The retired president and chief executive officer of Clinton Mills, Cornelson

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Woody O’Cain named vice president for enrollment at Presbyterian College

Veteran admissions, financial aid and advancement executive Woody O’Cain will join the Presbyterian College community on July 26 as its new vice president for enrollment. He is presently a fundraiser in the division of development and alumni engagement at Stetson University in DeLand, Fla. He began his career at Stetson in 2014 as the executive

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Students Named to President’s List for the Spring 2021 Semester

The President’s List at Presbyterian College is composed of students who earned a 4.0 grade point average for a semester. PC is proud to recognize these students for making the President’s List during the Spring 2021 semester: Ms. Shelby Lynn Allan, of Ladson, S.C. Ms. Lauren Elisabeth Andrews, of Camden, S.C. Ms. Kaitlin Genevieve Atkinson,

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Students Named To Dean’s List For The Spring 2021 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 students for making the Dean’s List during the Spring 2021 semester: Ms. Eliza McKenzie Ackerman, of Sumter, S.C. Ms. Alexandria Nicole Addy, of Saluda, S.C. Ms. Makenna Lynn Adkins,

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“Be the Uniters and Healers,” PC Speaker Urges Graduates

The 138th Commencement of Presbyterian College heard a reflection of “the dark days of the past year” and a hopeful, uplifting urging for graduates to be “the uniters and healers” in today’s world. Graduates received their degrees on May 15 from the College of Arts and Sciences under the stately oaks of the West Plaza.

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Annual ROTC Ceremony Salutes Military Service

Three PC students were among the officers commissioned into the U.S. Army during the annual Army ROTC Commissioning and Hall of Fame ceremony on Friday, May 14 in Edmunds Hall. In addition, two alumni were inducted into PC’s ROTC Hall of Fame during the event. Officers Commissioned into the U.S. Army Three PC students and

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Graduates “share the world’s burden” during time of inspiration

A minister from Savannah came home to give moral guidance and inspiration on May 14 to the graduates of Presbyterian College. The class of 2021 was encouraged to be “glad to share a part of the world’s burden in our time” during its investiture. The Reverend Dr. Delpherd L. “Del” Barksdale was the Baccalaureate Service

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Education majors inducted into the teaching profession

Ten education majors officially became teachers during the Teacher Induction Ceremony in Edmunds Hall on Friday, May 14. The graduating seniors took the Oath for Graduating Educators and received their initiation cords during the event. Ryan Caughman, a Clinton High School teacher and the 2021 Laurens District 56 Teacher of the Year, served as the

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