Emeritus College

2020 Recipients for the Emeritus Award for Research and Scholarships Announced

Emeritus College honors 2020 Emeritus Award for Research and Scholarship Recipients The Emeritus College honored its 2020 Emeritus Award for Research and Scholarship recipients at a virtual ceremony on October 6. This award was established by the Emeritus College Advisory Board to recognize emeritus faculty members who continue to produce extraordinary research and scholarship, either […]

Absentee Voting in South Carolina

VOTING ABSENTEE IN SC With the June primary right around the corner and every voter in SC now qualified to vote absentee, we wanted to pass on important information about absentee voting. There are three ways to get an absentee ballot. Go to the County Elections Office and fill out and vote. Click the HERE […]

For the Birds: Another Great EC Online Presentation!!

On April 30, 2020, Skip Eisiminger, Professor Emeritus of English gave a very informational online presentation to emeritus faculty. His presentation, “For the Birds” provided an informal celebration and enticement to ornithology by a “bird reader.” While Skip has no formal training in the study of birds, he does take most opportunities to watch his feathered friends […]

Shout Out to Dr. Margaree Crosby

Dr. Margaree Crosby- First African American Professor Emerita at Clemson University Clemson’s over 800 emeritus faculty have all contributed in so many ways to not only Clemson but the community, the greater good and throughout the world. Mark Anthony Williams Jr. has agreed to assist one such faculty member in her quest to record her […]

Emeritus College’s Online Programming

Emeritus College Moves to Virtual Programming!! The Emeritus College had a full schedule of events for this spring to take place at the College. Given recent events, we have had to rethink about how we can best deliver these events to our faculty in a safe, engaging manner! With the Governor closing all P-K schools and […]


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Emeritus College Offers a Varied Program Schedule for Emeritus Faculty, the University and the Community!    During the first two months of 2020, the Emeritus College has had a robust programming schedule with options for everyone. Our musical events took us on a Musical Journey through the Americas from Rio de Janeiro to New Orleans […]

2019 EC Holiday Social

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2019 Holiday Social: Fun, Food and Fellowship Over 200 faculty and guests kicked off the holiday season at Palmettos Catering and Event Center in Pendleton on December 3. The evening was full of fun, music and great food! Thanks to Terri and Jim, also of Palmettos Smokehouse and Oyster Bar, for all the great catering and the […]

Professor Emerita Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

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National College Learning Center Association Lifetime Achievement Award   Beginning with the Annual Conference in 2003, the NCLCA Executive Board has honored learning center professionals who have contributed an extraordinary amount of service to the learning center profession, including research, publications, service, and leadership. 2019 Recipient: Elaine Richardson Elaine Richardson earned her Bachelor of Science in […]

Professor Emerita Participates in Three Day Breast Cancer Fundraiser

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Professor Emerita and Director Coordinates team for Pledge the Pink!! The Tumornators, led by team captain, Elaine Richardson, Professor Emerita of Animal and Veterinary Sciences  and Director, participated in the 2019 Pledge the Pink 3 day/10 miles a day walk for breast cancer.  During the event held October 25-28, they walked 10 miles each day on Hunting Island, Dataw […]

New Tricks Trio plays at EC

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Music Event with New Tricks Trio Several emeritus faculty and their guests enjoyed the music of this Americana group. The audience was treated to wonderful music as well as learning about the history of the songs and their authors! New Tricks Trio is an acoustic group steeped in the musical style known as Americana. Americana being […]