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Hartsville, S.C. – May 25, 2017  –  Coker College’s Enactus team was named one of the top 12 in the nation at the Enactus United States National Exposition held May 21-23, 2017, in Kansas City, Missouri. There are more than 450 Enactus teams that compete in regional competitions across the country; the top 105 go on to compete at the National Exposition.

The 21st century brought a new wave of technology that has transformed nearly every career field, especially education. Never before have so many tools been available to aid teaching and learning, both in the classroom and out.

Demand for teachers and administrators with a deep knowledge of instructional technology is at an all-time high. Not only do these professionals need to be well-versed in digital tools, they need a firm grasp on how to create curriculum that leverages the resources available today to enhance student achievement.  

Hartsville, S.C. – May 15, 2017  –  On the morning of Saturday, May 13, 2017, during its 109th spring commencement ceremony, Coker College conferred bachelor’s degrees on 155 graduates and master’s degrees on 24 graduates.

“Graduates, as you take these next few steps across the stage, know that we appreciate the gifts you’ve shared with us and we are honored to have shared your experiences,” said Coker College President Robert Wyatt.

Hartsville, S.C. – April 28, 2017  – The Coker College Concert Band will perform their annual spring concert on Sunday, May 7, at 4pm in the Watson Theater of the college’s Elizabeth Boatwright Coker Performing Arts Center, with a reception following to recognize retiring band program directors Steve and Penny Rogers. The event is free and open to the public.

Hartsville, S.C. – April 21, 2017  –  Coker College’s Enactus team was named a regional champion at the Enactus United States Regional Competition held on March 31, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

The event is one of five regional competitions and one virtual competition held throughout the country in the spring. As an Enactus U.S. regional champion, the Coker College team will advance to compete at the Enactus U.S. National Exposition in Kansas City, Mo., May 21-23.

Hartsville, S.C. — April 20, 2017 — Coker College will take part in a nationwide effort to honor victims of the Holocaust and Nazi persecution by hosting its second annual commemoration event on Wednesday, April 26, at 7pm in Davidson Auditorium. The event, titled They Were Us, is in accordance with the nation’s annual Days of Remembrance, a commemoration of the Holocaust established by Congress and led by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. They Were Us is free and open to the public.

Hartsville, S.C. – April 20, 2017 – Coker College’s master of science degree in college athletic administration is one of the most affordable online master’s in sports management programs in the country according to AffordableColleges.com’s recent rankings.

Hartsville, S.C. – April 17, 2017 – Coker College has partnered with Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) in Conway, S.C., to offer a fully online bachelor’s degree program in business management for HGTC graduates.

Hartsville, S.C. – April 16, 2017 – Coker College will host an outdoor performance, Trisha Brown: In Plain Site, by the Trisha Brown Dance Company, on Tuesday, April 25, at 6:30pm on the lawn of the Drengaelen House.  The event is free and open to the public. There will be a question and answer session with the company immediately following the performance.

Hartsville, S.C. – April 16, 2017 – Coker College’s dance program will host its annual senior thesis dance concert on Friday, April 21, and Saturday, April 22, at 7:30pm in the Watson Theater of the Elizabeth Boatwright Coker Performing Arts Center.

The concert will feature solo and group pieces from four seniors pursuing bachelor of fine arts degrees in performance and choreography: Miranda Knorr, Anastasia McKenzie, Taylor Perkinson and Olivia Shaw.

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