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Education Graduates Urged to Find Their “Big Red Button” Moments

Special education teacher Lauren Dean shared critical insight with this year’s graduating education majors during the Teacher Induction Ceremony in Kuhne Auditorium on May 13.  “Teaching is hard,” she said. “You will face a lot of days where teaching is harder than hard.  “Carrying the emotional burdens home of young people is hard. Meeting the

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PC selects Dr. Selena Blair as inaugural Rogers-Ingram Vice President for Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Presbyterian College president Dr. Matthew vandenBerg announced today that Dr. Selena Blair is the college’s first Rogers-Ingram Vice President for Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. Blair is currently the director of equity and inclusion and Title IX coordinator at Limestone University in Gaffney. This year, she also earned her doctor of education in professional leadership

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PC School of Pharmacy graduates 53 during ninth hooding ceremony

  The Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy sent 53 new doctors of pharmacy into the world Friday – encouraging them to serve with integrity and become passionate advocates for their patients and profession. PC president Dr. Matthew vandenBerg reminded the school’s ninth graduating class that their success – while excellent – was not achieved without

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Professor digs into South Carolina culture, both in new book and Clinton Community Garden

Dr. Kendra Hamilton’s forthcoming book, ‘Romancing the Gullah: Race and Authenticity in the Age of Porgy and Bess,’ will be published in April 2023. by Sarah Murphy Journalist. Politician. Educator. Writer. Researcher. Gardener.  These titles only just scratch the surface for Dr. Kendra Hamilton, associate professor of English at Presbyterian College.  Hamilton’s background is untraditional

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Ndayishimiye Florence is first PC student to enroll in Indiana University’s O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Senior Ndayishimiye Florence became a campus trailblazer this spring as the first Presbyterian College student to enroll in one of the nation’s top-ranked schools for public affairs. Last fall, Presbyterian College and Indiana University’s Paul H. O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs created the O’Neill-Presbyterian Fellowship. Through the partnership program, qualified PC graduates are

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Columnist, author, and podcaster Ezra Klein talks politics with PC

New York Times columnist, author, and podcaster Ezra Klein went straight at one of the two topics people avoid talking about with a frank discussion on American politics during a lecture this month at Presbyterian College. This year’s Sam Waters Lecture Series speaker addressed, in particular, the current political landscape in the U.S. and why

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