Academic Accomplishments


Merit Page Home Screen
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 11:30am

Limestone Students, welcome to MERIT!


Recently, all of our students received an email asking you to sign-in to your brand new Merit account.


Merit is a new service being offered by Limestone College. Your Merit page is built for you by Limestone, and showcases your unique, meaningful college experience. It acts as a personal newsroom for your academic career, showcasing your accomplishments, achievements, activities, and more.


Alex Richardson SCETV
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 2:45pm

Limestone Professor Dr. Alex Richardson, who is the chair of the College’s Department of English & Communications, will soon appear on the series “By The River” that airs on the South Carolina Educational Television.

The Communication Studies program at the University of South Carolina Beaufort has partnered with South Carolina Educational Television to produce the show that focuses on South Carolina & Southern authors.

MyWinter Graphic
Monday, September 16, 2019 - 2:30pm

Looking for a way to shake off the upcoming winter blues?

Limestone College Professor of Physical Education Dr. Felicia Cavallini recently had research published that might just help you ward off Old Man Winter.

Cavallini’s research, entitled “Achieving the Physical Activity Guidelines during the Wintertime While Engaging in MyWinter and MyWinterHoliday Activity,” has been published in the Journal of Physical Activity Research.

Gaylord Perry Scholarship
Monday, August 26, 2019 - 5:00pm

During a special ceremony on Monday, Aug. 26, Brian Forbes, a student-athlete at Limestone College, was awarded the Gaylord Perry Scholarship, which will fully cover his college costs this academic year. The award was made possible through the institution’s partnership with Diamond Resorts. 

Amber Williams (Director of Nursing)
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 - 3:15pm

Limestone College Associate Professor and Director of Nursing Dr. Amber Williams has recently had her non-experimental study and research published in a scholarly journal.

Williams’ research, entitled “Development and Evaluation of a Theory-Based Approach to Reducing Carbon Monoxide, Morbidity and Mortality: The CO Blitz Model,” has been published in The Journal of Community Health Nursing.

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.