Academic Accomplishments


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.”

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 9:30am

Limestone College Preceptor of English and Modern Languages Dr. John “Jack” Knipe will present his research based on the needs and retention of international students at the 63rd Annual Conference of the Comparative and International Education Society.

The conference is taking place in San Francisco April 14-18.

Candelabra Front Cover
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 2:30pm

Limestone’s Candelabra is hot off the press and the College is planning a launch party for the magazine on April 29.

Each year, Limestone publishes the Candelabra, a literary and art magazine that displays the best works of contributors, including poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, and visual art. The launch party will start at 5:30 p.m. in the Granberry Hall Art Gallery.

Kelly Jones Award
Friday, April 12, 2019 - 2:30pm

Limestone College Assistant Professor of Psychology Dr. Kelly Jones recently won the Early Career Research Award from the Southeastern Psychological Association (SEPA) for her research on attitudes toward the National Football League kneeling protests.

Jones presented her work at the 65th SEPA Conference held March 21-23 in Jacksonville.