Academic Accomplishments


Henry Hiott
Monday, June 24, 2019 - 11:00am

Henry Hiott, Associate Professor of Social Work at Limestone College, was recently appointed by South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster to serve on the Coastal Empire Mental Health Board of Directors.

Coastal Empire Mental Health serves the citizens of Allendale, Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, and Jasper Counties.

Burrows Award
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 4:30pm

Limestone College Bachelor of Social Work student Marc Burrows was recently awarded the Southeastern Symposium on Mental Health Curt & Becky Ellison Mental Health Award for his work in assisting individuals with addictions.

Knipe - UK Conference
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 3:45pm

Limestone College Preceptor of English and Modern Languages Dr. Jack Knipe will present research at The Ninth Cambridge Conference on Language Endangerment at the University of Cambridge on July 2.

At the upcoming conference being held at the prestigious research university in Cambridge, United Kingdom, Knipe will present his study based on his recent time in Scotland.

Prevost Award
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 5:30pm

Limestone College recognizes each year faculty and staff members who go above and beyond to provide exceptional customer service and quality impressions in the classroom.

Dr. Darrell Parker and his wife, Kathy, announced last year that they were endowing the new “Presidential Excellence Awards Program” at Limestone College.

This year’s Classroom High Impact Practices Award for a faculty member was presented to Dr. Felicia Cavallini during the Academic Awards Ceremony held at Fullerton Auditorium on April 15.

Virtual Reality graphic
Monday, April 29, 2019 - 5:00pm

Thanks to a special class project at Limestone College, the Cherokee County History & Arts Museum will come alive for visitors using virtual reality technology.

Students from the Digital Communications II class of Professor Dr. Randy Nichols have developed virtual reality settings for each of the museum’s exhibits. Viewers will be able to go online or use their smart phones or tablets to “walk through” each exhibit as if they were actually touring the museum from inside.

SCICU Visitors
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 1:15pm

Limestone College students Kavon Hannah and Stephanie Beltran joined President Dr. Darrell Parker and other staff members on Wednesday, April 10, at the S.C. Independent Colleges & Universities Day at the State House in Columbia.

The students had the opportunity to thank legislators from across the state for their support of the S.C. Tuition Grant.

Social Work Students & Faculty
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 1:00pm

Limestone College was well represented at a recent Social Work symposium held in Columbia as faculty members and their students made presentations.

Limestone instructors attending the symposium included Professor Tim Hanshaw, Adjunct Instructor Antoinette “Toni” Sanders, and Social Work Preceptor Dr. Aubrey L. Sejuit. In addition to making presentations, Limestone students volunteered at the National Association of Social Workers for the South Carolina Chapter (NASW-SC) Symposium held March 25-27.

SEPA Students
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 10:00am

Four Limestone senior Psychology majors recently presented research projects at the Southeastern Psychological Association’s 65th Conference.

Faythe Brown, Matt Hommel, Jesse Ketchum, and Raekwon Reggler each presented their independent thesis projects at the conference held in March. Their projects were titled, respectively, “Obedience and Religion,” “Effects of CEO Openness and Honesty on Business,” “Personality Versus Political Orientation: What is a Better Predictor of SDO and Authoritarianism?” and “Effects of Music on Mood.”