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MLK Day 2017

Finding ways to positively impact the community is an ongoing tradition at Converse, and this year's Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service brought faculty, staff and students together with others across Spartanburg in a united effort to serve. Converse's soccer team worked with senior volunteers at the United Way to write thank-you cards…
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SHAED the band

SHAED, a Washington, D.C.-based alt-rock-pop trio comprised of powerhouse vocalist Chelsea Lea and multi-instrumentalist twins Max and Spencer Ernst take Converse College’s Rainey Amphitheater stage May 13 in an entirely student-produced rock show. “Lee’s vocals weave divinely through the Ernst twins’ pop-sensible production that can make anyone move,” says “Their debut single, ‘Just Wanna…
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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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Community News

Margaret Moore

Professor Margaret Moore presented a paper, "The Ride of the Valkyries: The Evolution of Athletics and Sport at a Southern Women's College," co-authored with Dr. Joe Dunn, at the South Carolina Historical Association Conference. Learn More! Professor Margaret Moore Athletics at Converse
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Kelly Kennedy MMFT

Dr. Kelly Kennedy is currently working on a mentorship project aiming to connect new marriage and family therapists (MFT’s) with more experienced MFTs. This project supports efforts to get more millennials connected to the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE). Converse's Marriage & Family Therapy Master's program is one of 86 master's…
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interior design

Sandy Cullen '17 was awarded first-place in the Otto Zenke Student Design Competition at the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Carolinas luncheon. The award was two-fold: a monetary award went to both Sandy and the Interior Design Program at Converse. Sandy was accompanied by Professor Ruth Beals. Learn More! Interior Design at Converse Converse…
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