Academic Accomplishments


Cavallini - Students - Research Published2020
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 10:45am

Limestone University Professor of Physical Education and Fulbright Scholar Dr. Felicia Cavallini recently had her peer review research journal manuscript published in the Journal of Physical Activity Research.

The journal publishes original research and communication papers concerning the interdisciplinary field of physical activity both as a health outcome as well as a risk factor.

Curtis University 2
Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:15pm

After preparing for the move for over two years, Limestone College officially changed its name to Limestone University on Wednesday, July 1.

As part of that name change, the institution based in Gaffney has unveiled a new logo that keeps its traditional school colors of blue and gold the same. Much of the signage at the Day Campus has already been changed. Signage changes are also on the way for Limestone’s five other instructional sites across the state.

Student Success Photo - Caps In the Air
Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 1:45pm

Eight members of the Limestone College faculty and staff were recognized recently with Student Success Awards for the 2019-2020 academic year.

The recipient of the “Outstanding Tutor Award” was Business Economics major Pierluigi Neri. The award is recognized as a celebration of commitment and service shown by a peer tutor in order to serve the Limestone community. Students who attended tutoring sessions submitted nominations and Neri was chosen by a selection committee.

Presidential Excellence - 19-20
Monday, May 18, 2020 - 4:30pm

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.

For the 2019-2020 academic year, it was announced recently that the Classroom High Impact Practices Award for a faculty member went to Dr. Randy Nichols, Associate Professor of Professional Communication. The Customer Service Award for a staff member went to Dennis Bloomer, who is the College's Senior Associate Athletics Director for Compliance.

Excellence In Teaching Logo
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 9:15am

Four members of the Limestone College faculty have been recognized with Fullerton Foundation Excellence in Teaching Awards for the 2019-2020 academic year.

The recipients include Dr. Maria Felicia Cavallini, Dr. Yan Gong, Dr. Katherine Dale Guffey, and Dr. John “Jack” Knipe. The four would have been recognized during Limestone’s Academic Awards Ceremony this spring, but the event was cancelled due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Tim Baxter-Ferguson Off-Broadway Graphic
Tuesday, May 5, 2020 - 12:45pm

Limestone College Director of Theatre & Music Theatre Dr. Tim Baxter-Ferguson will have an Off-Broadway online reading of his play “Ice-Fishing On Europa” on Thursday, May 7.

Out Of The Box Theatrics will present Baxter-Ferguson's “Ice-Fishing On Europa” as its second installment of “Off The Couch,” which is a three-week virtual new works play festival.

“Ice-Fishing On Europa” will be livestreaming on Facebook and YouTube this Thursday starting at 7 p.m.

Honors Program Logo 2020
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 12:15pm

A year after implementing a fresh approach to its solid foundation, Limestone College’s Honors Program continues to present select undergraduates the opportunity to pursue academic excellence within a community of like-minded learners.

In the spring of 2019, Director Dr. Jonathan Sarnoff and a leadership committee took the reins of the College’s Honors Program that offers talented and motivated students the prospect of reaching greater heights through their experiences at Limestone.

Candelabra 2020
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 12:15pm

Limestone College’s 2020 edition of the Candelabra has made its digital debut.

The Candelabra is Limestone’s annual literary magazine, which is published each spring. The publication includes poems, essays, short stories, and artwork that has been submitted by students, staff, faculty, and alumni.