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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 4:30pm

Homecoming just got a whole lot sweeter at Limestone College.

The third annual tailgate party will take place on Saturday, October 7, as the “Big Blue Tailgate” returns with the band Audio Candy performing on stage prior to the Homecoming football game.

This year’s Homecoming will also be bigger as it is being combined with Alumni Weekend activities to offer a jam-packed two days on and around campus.

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 10:45am

A NASA connection will place Limestone College professor Dr. Shelly Meyers at one of the best places to watch a total solar eclipse.

Meyers, Director of Teacher Education and the Chair of the Division of Education and Physical Education, will be a volunteer with the South Carolina State Museum on Sunday, Aug. 20, when it hosts its solar eclipse celebration weekend. She will help with museum exhibitions and shows leading up to viewing the total solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, at 2:41 p.m.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 10:30am

A total of seven new members were recently named to the Limestone College Board of Trustees.

“We are honored to have these dedicated leaders serving on the College’s Board of Trustees,” said Limestone President Dr. Walt Griffin. “Their experience and insight will be invaluable to Limestone’s commitment to providing a quality education for our students.”

The new trustees elected prior to the 2017-2018 academic year were:

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 4:30pm


Come out to Limestone College to enjoy these great S.C. Peach Festival events:

7:30 AM: Road Race 5K & 10K, Timken Gymnasium
11 AM: Dog Show, Timken Field
2 PM: Peach Pageant, Fullerton Auditorium

7 PM: New Talent Night, Fullerton Auditorium...

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 12:15pm

With an exclusive focus on higher education leadership, AGB Search has been chosen to assist Limestone College with the search for its next president.

Based in Washington, D.C., AGB Search conducts executive searches for college and university presidents, chancellors, provosts, vice presidents, deans, and university system heads.

According to Board of Trustees Vice Chairman David Riggins, three executive search firms were interviewed recently by Limestone’s 13-member Presidential Search Committee.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 2:15pm

Limestone Professor Dr. Shelly Meyers and a group of six others from the College recently attended a week-long NASA Educator Institute at the Langley Research Institute in Hampton, Virginia.

The institute, presented by Texas State University, is geared for K-12 pre-service teacher candidates.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 9:00am

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Board of Commissioners recently awarded Limestone College accreditation of its Business programs.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 9:00am

Limestone College Professor of English Erin Pushman was recently invited to be a reviewer for the 2018 Conference of College Composition and Communication (CCCC) to be held in Kansas City, Missouri, in March of next year.

The CCCC is a national organization for composition and communication professors. As a Stage 1 reviewer, Pushman is reviewing conference session and paper proposals that have been submitted from across the United States. 

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 8:45am

Howard Cook, who recently retired from the Columbia College Police Department after serving for 17 years, has been named as the Interim Chief of Campus Safety for Limestone College.

Limestone’s long-time Chief of Campus Security Richard Simmons retired earlier this year.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 3:45pm

The rules are simple -- but you can't win if you don't play!

All donors making a gift to the Limestone Fund ONLINE at in the amount of $25 or more will be entered to WIN:

First Place: $1,000
Second Place: $750
Third Place: $250

Those making online donations by June 30, 2017, will be entered into a drawing for the cash prizes.