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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’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.

Hartsville, S.C. — April 13, 2017 — Coker College is launching a brand new graduate program this fall under the Wiggins School of Education: the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instructional Technology. This advanced degree will serve both educators and non-educators who wish to focus their careers in curriculum and technology in educational settings.