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A Student’s Reflections on Her Central Europe Maymester 2018

One of the most rewarding things I have done at Presbyterian College is participating in one of our many Maymester programs. At PC, a Maymester is a unique study abroad experience in which you enroll in a course during the spring semester, which meets once or twice a week, and then you go on a

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James S. (Trey) Harrison, III (’15)

Following graduation from PC, Trey pursued his legal training from the University of South Carolina School of Law.  He had intended to pursue an International Masters in Business Administration as well, but as he progressed through his law training, his path took different turns. WHY DID YOU CHOOSE TO MAJOR IN HISTORY AT PC? I

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Kate Baynham ’08: History & Advertising

Having pursued further training in advertising, Kate now lives in San Francisco and works as an Associate Creative Director and writer at the advertising agency, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners. WHY DID YOU CHOOSE TO MAJOR IN HISTORY AT PC? Frankly, I stumbled into it. When I was looking to start my undergraduate schooling, I had

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Scotoberfest 2017

At every Homecoming for several years, the History Department hosts Scotoberfest. Students and department faculty organize activities, prepare bratz and other food, dress up in Scottish and German costumes (sometimes), and celebrate the beginning of Homecoming weekend, all with the bagpipes playing. It has become a time when the college community gathers around Neville Hall

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Martie Hiott ’18: Senior History Major

Why did you choose to come to PC and what made you interested in majoring in history? I chose to come to PC because I wanted a smaller school that would allow me to explore different subjects and ideas. PC is ideal because it is a small school that allows me to develop a sense

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Phoebe Jones ’18: Senior History Major

WHY DID YOU CHOOSE TO COME TO PC AND WHAT MADE YOU INTERESTED IN MAJORING IN HISTORY? What really sealed the deal, as far as coming to PC was concerned, was the personalized attention shown to future Blue Hose through the Admissions Office and through faculty advisors. After submitting my application, I got a handwritten

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New Alumni adventure: 10 PC graduates take a detour to the South Pacific

We’re officially alumni! Congrats, Class of 2017! We made it! Now onto the real world! But first nine fellow graduates and I decided to take a detour to the South Pacific to celebrate our accomplishments and to avoid reality a little bit longer. Two days after walking across the graduation stage and receiving my diploma,

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