Emeritus College

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 […]

GREAT START TO 2020!!

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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 […]

60 Years of Service to ACS

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Lecturer Emerita Earns Recognition for 60 Years of Service Lucy Eubanks, Lecturer Emerita of Chemistry, was recently recognized at the regional American Chemical Society (ACS) meeting on September 17, 2019 for her 60 years of service to ACS.  Over the past 60 years, she has participated in several ACS curriculum projects, including Chemistry in the […]

Professor Emerita Receives Community Service Award at Fall Picnic

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EC Annual Fall Picnic and Business Meeting   The Emeritus College has had a great start to the fall with our Fall Picnic and Annual Business meeting. A great time was had by over 200 emeritus faculty and guests at Palmetto’s Event Center in Pendleton. The event not only offered great food and fellowship but […]

Professor Emerita Awarded the Virtue Family Exceptional Service Award

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Dixie Goswami, Professor Emerita of English, honored by Middlebury College! Press Release 8/10/2019 from Middlebury College, Middlebury Vermont  RIPTON, Vt.   As the Middlebury Bread Loaf School of English enters  its Centennial year, the graduates of the Class of 2019 rejoiced in the 100th Commencement exercises on the evening of Saturday, August 10. Middlebury President, Laurie Patton, acknowledged […]

CU Emeritus College Featured in The Chronicle!

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Clemson University’s Emeritus College was one of two institutions featured in a recent article in The Chronicle for Higher Education. The article titled After a Career in Higher Education, an Encore by Julia Piper, focuses on the University of Maryland-Baltimore County’s (UMBC)  Wisdom Institute and Clemson University’s Emeritus College. Click HERE to read the article in its […]