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The Executive Committee of the Student Government Association for 2017-2018

Newly-elected officers to the 2017-2018 Student Government Association were installed Tuesday, March 14. Congratulations to the following women who will represent their fellow students for the coming academic year: Student Government Association Executive Committee President: Olivia Haas ’18, Atlanta, GA Vice President: Jayda Means ’19, Spartanburg, SC Honor Board Chair: Jenna Ross ’19, Arden, NC…
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Converse Tower

Dear Members of the Converse Community, This last week has brought great concern about the executive order to restrict entry or return of individuals from certain countries to the United States. We share the concern and insecurities expressed by our greater higher education community and by many of you, and wish to assure you that…
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Cendrillon dress rehearsal

When the lights went up on Converse Opera Theater’s production of Cendrillon (Cinderella) during January Term, the cast was greeted by a sea of young Cinderellas and Prince Charmings as well as the more traditional opera-goers. The opera was selected for its appeal to all ages. It was sung in English and free admission was…
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Community News

Caroline Bosworth, Sharalynn Hicks, and Abigail Parrish

Four of Dr. Valerie MacPhail’s voice students advanced to the Mid-Atlantic Regional NATS competition after receiving honors at the SC State auditions last month. Instructor of Piano, Sharalynn Hicks, was the accompanist for the Converse voice students competing, including Shannon Ferguson '19 and Anna Neely '20. Abigail Parrish '20 (Nisbet Honors) placed 3rd in her…
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Shannon Gonzalez

Shannon Gonzalez ‘12 will officially be serving as the Teacher of The Year at Finley Road Elementary in Rock Hill beginning on July 1. She is one of the youngest teachers to receive this honor in her district. She has also been accepted into the MEd program at Anderson University. Shannon received her BA in…
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Spenser Robinson

Spenser Robinson ‘12 is a clinical specialist at the Cardiac Rhythm Device Management Division at Medtronic. She provides products and technical skills during the implantation of pacemaker, defibrillator and cardiac resynchronization devices. Spenser works primarily at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee with some of the best electrophysiologists in the United States. Learn More! Biology at…
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