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Christmas on Campus Invite
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 11:15am

Limestone College will help welcome in the holiday season on Saturday, Dec. 6, when it hosts the 30th annual “Christmas On Campus” event.

Activities begin with the lighting of the luminaries at 5 p.m. From 6:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m., the Limestone music department will perform a “Sounds of the Season” concert inside Fullerton Auditorium.

The Lighting of the Christmas tree will take place at 7:45 p.m. on the front campus, followed by a visit from Santa Claus at 7:55 p.m.

McDowell Photo
Monday, November 24, 2014 - 2:30pm

For nearly 11 years, Travis McDowell has had a front row seat to Limestone College’s transformation into one of the finest private institutions in the Southeast.

Since 2004, McDowell has worked in Limestone’s admissions office in various roles, and earlier this month he was promoted to Director of Admissions.

SALC Members
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 4:30pm

On Tuesday, Nov. 18, Limestone College hosted an induction ceremony and dinner for the 2014-2015 members of SALC.

Limestone College's Student Alumni Leadership Council (SALC) is a group of students who represent the College at high-visibility functions. SALC members serve as ambassadors for Limestone and represent the College to its constituencies: alumni, the campus, and the community. The new SALC members are: Taylor Cline, Lyann Conkin, Anna Carolina Duarte, Gina Legaluppi, Allie Little, Sarah Munoz, Jaylen Schulte, Denis Schulz, Megan Smith, and Riley Winter.

online photo
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 12:15pm

Building upon the success of its traditional Social Work degree, Limestone College announces that it will offer its complete Social Work degree program online beginning in January of 2015.

Limestone students who qualify may choose to obtain their Bachelor of Social Work degrees in online classes, or in more traditional in-person classes, or a combination of both.

Sims Photo
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 4:00pm

Limestone College’s Dylan Sims will give his senior percussion recital performance on Monday, Nov. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in Fullerton Auditorium.

From Cassatt, S.C., he attended North Central High School. Sims, who began his musical journey as a percussionist in sixth grade, is now a senior at Limestone College. He is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education.  He has participated in the Wind Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, iPan Steel Drum Ensemble, and the Limestone College Marching Saints.

Proclamation Photo
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 4:00pm

The City of Gaffney’s Mayor’s Office has officially proclaimed Tuesday, Dec. 2, as “SaintsGiving Tuesday.”

Community Chorus
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:45pm

The Limestone College & Community Chorus will help usher in the holiday season this weekend as it performs Part I of Handel's "Messiah” at First Baptist Church in Gaffney.

Accompanied by a chamber orchestra, the Chorus performance will begin at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 23, and admission is free.

The 40-member chorus is conducted by Dr. Gena Poovey, Professor of Choral/Vocal Music Education and Director of Choral Activities at Limestone. Accompanist is Limestone Professor of Music Dr. David Thompson. Eight other instrumentalists will also take part.

Ribbon Cutting
Monday, November 17, 2014 - 8:15pm

Limestone College hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for its new Extended Campus location in Greenville, SC, on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. To find out more about the extended campus program, please visit To view more photos, please visit our Facebook page at (Photo by Limestone College Communications Department)