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Barbara Hunter, 2019 Honorary Alumna

Barbara Hunter has been a loyal and faithful supporter of PC since marrying Toby Hunter ’59 sixty years ago. This year, the College recognizes her as one of two 2019 Honorary Alumna, an honor bestowed upon someone who did not attend PC, but who has always treated PC like her alma mater and has brought

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Tish Oney Trio to tribute Nat King Cole at PC concert

The Tish Oney Trio presents “A Nat King Cole Centennial” at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26 in Edmunds Hall. The concert is the first in PC’s 2019-2020 Performance Series. The program will feature hits and well-known songs associated with Cole, a Capitol Records artist and the first African American to host a nationally televised variety show.

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Art Exhibit Features Comic Book Art and More

A zine, short for magazine, is an independent comic book, photography booklet, pamphlet, sticker, or other publication that uses cartoon drawings. The art exhibit Zinesters features artwork from eleven ’zine enthusiasts who are bringing back the comic book art form. The exhibit takes place from Sept. 5 to Nov. 23 in the Elizabeth Stone Harper

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Faculty cello, piano recital set for Sept. 24

The Presbyterian College Department of Music presents the first faculty recital of the year on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Edmunds Hall. Dr. Richard Thomas, cello, and Andrew Sheffield, piano, will perform early works by Beethoven and Mendelssohn. Thomas is an assistant professor of music in his 13th year at Presbyterian College where

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‘While We Live, We Serve,’ PC gives back on Service Day

Maison Payne doesn’t consider himself outdoorsy. But, as he dug into the dirt and pulled weeds at the Humane Society, he thought more about the animals and others who will enjoy the trail he and PC volunteers helped to construct at the property. “Knowing that you’re doing something meaningful for people who wouldn’t have it

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PC begins new Academic Year

Presbyterian College ushered in a new academic year on Tuesday, Aug. 27 during its Opening Convocation at Belk Auditorium. Students moved onto campus over the weekend, with help from faculty, student and staff volunteers. Before classes began on Wednesday, they filled the auditorium joined by parents and other friends for convocation. The event marked the

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Blue Hose to wear helmet sticker to honor the late Cally Gault

Members of the Presbyterian College football team will wear “CG” on their helmets to honor longtime Blue Hose head coach Cally Gault ’48. Gault passed away on April 19, 2019 at the age of 91. “It’s a tremendous honor to have his alma mater celebrate him in such a tremendous way throughout this season,” said

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Students Experience Spain during Maymester

This past spring, five professors took a group of 36 students and alumni on a week-long Maymester trip to Spain. The Maymester proved to be a rich and rewarding experience in a country with a long and varied history, strong culture, beautiful scenery and architecture, and world-class food and drink. The experience followed a semester

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Employers Work on Internship Program Best Practices During Workshop

Fourteen businesses from Columbia, Greenville, and Laurens visited Presbyterian College to learn how to effectively implement an internship program. The Total Internship Management workshop took place on Friday, Aug. 9 in Jacobs Hall. “The workshop covered all aspects of creating, maintaining, and improving an internship program and is applicable for public and private sector organizations,”

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