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Van Taylor
Van Taylor

Longtime Lander men’s soccer coach Van Taylor has announced that, after 30 years on the Bearcat sidelines, he is stepping down from his position immediately to assume the role of Lander’s new Director of Development.

Monday, December 8, 2014
signing of nursing agreement
signing of nursing agreement

As the need for more highly skilled nurses continues to rise, Piedmont Technical College and Lander University are joining together to help meet the demand for this profession in South Carolina. The two institutions recently signed an articulation agreement that will provide a new gateway for students with an associate degree who would like to continue their education with a bachelor’s of science in nursing (B.S.N.).

Friday, December 5, 2014
lander tower and gazebo
lander tower and gazebo

The next meeting of the Lander University Board of Trustees is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Friday, December 12, in the F. Mitchell Johnson Board Room. 

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Molly Spearman
Molly Spearman

Lander University will hold its fall commencement on Saturday, Dec. 13, conferring degrees on 195 graduates. 

Monday, December 1, 2014
lander tower
lander tower

Lander University held its annual Eleanor Shiflet Teal Scholarship Banquet recently in the Horne Arena. The event attracted more than 400 scholarship supporters and student recipients. 

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
students on walkway
students on walkway

An evening of Russian music will be on tap when the Lander University Wind Ensemble takes the stage on Tuesday, Dec. 2, for its final performance of the year.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
articulation signing
articulation signing

Two-year and four-year colleges and universities in the region often work together to help students transition between schools in various ways. This type of collaboration allows students to build a strong foundation through associate degree programs before making an easy transition into a Baccalaureate curriculum. Recently, Lander University and Piedmont Technical College bolstered their existing transfer partnerships by signing an agreement that will offer honors students a new path to realizing a high level of achievement at both institutions.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
students on walkway
students on walkway

Thirteen Lander University students played the roles of state legislators when the South Carolina Student Legislature convened recently at the State House in Columbia. 

Thursday, November 13, 2014
lander tower
lander tower

Several Lander University faculty members have been awarded tenure and promoted in academic rank. The awards and promotions were announced by Dr. David Mash, Lander’s vice president for academic affairs and provost.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Tommy Claus
Tommy Claus

Tommy Claus is making a list and will check it many more times than twice as he prepares to brighten the Christmas season for needy children in the Greenwood area. 

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

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