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Monday, May 18, 2015 - 11:00am

The nationally top-ranked Limestone College (19-1) men's lacrosse team advanced to its second straight NCAA Division II National Championship Game and third title game appearance over the past four years with a 16-6 semifinal win over No. 5 Lake Erie College (15-3) on Sunday, May 17, at Saints Field.

Alumni Awards
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 2:15pm

Limestone College recently recognized its Outstanding Alumni during a banquet at Stephenson Dining Hall on its main campus in Gaffney.

The award winners included Patricia Williams Willis, Alumnus Of The Year; Amanda A. Knowles, Service To Community; Paul William Fleming, Service To College; Frances Martin Bush, Service To Education; Bryan Franklin Armstrong, Young Alumnus Of The Year; and Dr. Barbara B. Smith, Service To Church.

Lockwood Retirement
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 3:00pm

For her accomplishments as a scholar, teacher, and administrator, Dr. Anne Lockwood was granted the status of Professor Emerita of English during the May 7 commencement ceremony at Fullerton Auditorium.

“Dr. Lockwood has always demonstrated outstanding service to her students, her colleagues, and to the College community overall,” Limestone President Dr. Walt Griffin said of the retiring professor. “For 16 years, she has been beloved and revered in the academic setting at Limestone College and she will be missed immensely. We wish her all the best in her retirement.”

Bill Baker
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 2:30pm

Retiring Limestone College administrator Dr. William H. “Bill” Baker was granted Vice President Emeritus status during a commencement ceremony at Fullerton Auditorium on May 7.

Alumni Lunch
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 9:15am

On Saturday, April 25, as part of Alumni Day 2015, Limestone College hosted a reception and luncheon for its Golden and Golden-Plus Classes, which included the Classes of 1965, 1960, 1955, 1950, 1945, and 1940.

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Monday, May 11, 2015 - 9:45am

Limestone College held three commencement exercises at Fullerton Auditorium May 7-9.

Limestone conferred 281 degrees during the three-day span. Including the 433 from the December commencements, Limestone graduated a total of 714 students during the 2014-2015 academic year.

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men's lacrosse
Monday, May 11, 2015 - 9:30am

The Limestone College men’s lacrosse team will host Lake Erie on Sunday, May 17, at Saints Field in the NCAA Division II semifinals. Game time is set for 1 p.m.

The winner will then advance to the National Championship Game at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, PA, on May 24.

The Saints knocked off Lindenwood 15-9 in a quarterfinals matchup at Saints Field on May 9.

William Brown
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 8:45am

Gaffney native and Limestone Board of Trustee member William Brown will be recognized on Thursday, May 7, with an Honorary Doctoral Degree from Limestone College.

Brown will be honored by Limestone particularly for his philanthropic support of the College and his service on the Board of Trustees.

The Honorary Doctor of Public Service Degree will be bestowed upon Brown during Thursday’s Day Program commencement exercises that begin at 4 p.m. at Fullerton Auditorium.