Hartsville, S.C. – September 20, 2016 – Washington Monthly’s September/October 2016 issue ranks Coker College No. 19 among national universities offering bachelor's degrees. This marks the sixth consecutive year that Coker has been ranked in the magazine’s top 100.
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Hartsville, S.C. – September 19, 2016 – Coker College’s Cecelia Coker Bell Gallery presents an exhibition by Wayne Bertola titled, “Silent Elegies,” with a reception, which is free and open to the public. The exhibition begins on Monday, September 19, 2016 at 7 p.m. and light refreshments will be served. Bertola’s show will continue through October 12, 2016.
Hartsville, S.C. – September 15, 2016 – Coker College has partnered with Northeastern Technical College (NETC) in Cheraw, S.C., to offer a Criminology Bridge Program for NETC students.
Hartsville, S.C. – Sept. 13, 2016 – For the 21st consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has named Coker College one of America’s Best Colleges in its 2017 rankings, which were released today. Coker ranks as the sixth best in regional colleges in the south. Its high ranking this year was influenced by a continuing overall impressive performance, including increases in its graduation rate and peer assessment score.
Hartsville, S.C. – September 9, 2016 – John Cerasani, a senior vice president with Risk Strategies Company who is a leader in the employee benefits arena specializing in higher education, has been elected to the Coker College Board of Trustees.
“We are excited to have John join our Board,” said Coker College President Robert Wyatt. “His extensive experience in higher education, the employee benefits industry and midwestern background bring a welcome mix of both familiarity and new perspectives to the table.”
Hartsville, S.C. – September 9, 2016 – Eliza Ingle, a professor of dance at the College of Charleston, has been elected for a second time to the Coker College Board of Trustees.
“We are thrilled to have Eliza back on our Board,” said Coker College President Robert Wyatt. “Her artistic background and creative endeavors, along with her familiarity with Coker College, is a welcome addition.”
Ingle’s three-year term will begin with the annual meeting of the Board of Trustees, on October 27, 2016.
Hartsville, SC — Aug. 31, 2016 — Kalmia Gardens is excited to host "Why Native Plants Matter In The Landscape". This symposium will be held on the morning of October 1st and will feature:
Hartsville, S.C. – August 30, 2016 – Coker College has been named in the Princeton Review’s “2017 Best Colleges: Region by Region” web feature for the 12th consecutive year. Coker is one of just 139 schools in the Southeast awarded this distinction, which identifies “academically outstanding” colleges and universities.
Hartsville, S.C. – Aug. 26, 2016 – Kalmia Gardens is offering a four-week Green Gardening Course at the Joslin Education Center this fall.
Participants will have the opportunity to learn about gardening techniques such as plant pathology, soil health, landscaping, proper pruning, and composting. The course is designed to provide something for everyone, regardless of prior gardening experience.
Hartsville, S.C. – Aug. 24, 2016 – Coker College’s Cecelia Coker Bell Gallery presents an installation exhibition by Larry Merriman titled, “Southern Magnolia,” with a reception, which is free and open to the public. The exhibition begins on Monday, August 29, 2016 at 7 p.m. and light refreshments will be served. Merriman’s show will continue through September 16, 2016.