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Valentina Aparicio of Germany holds her Converse scholarship award packet

By Courtney Hammett ’19 Thanks to one remarkable alumna, Tina Rohner ’07, Converse is providing a four-year scholarship for an international tennis player beginning in the fall of 2018. Valentina Aparicio, an 18-year-old from Buenos Aires, Argentina, will join the Valkyries tennis team and study math and physics. “Creating this scholarship is a great opportunity for…
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Alumni Achievement Awards

Converse alumni gathered for their annual reunion on campus to reconnect and relive their best college memories. On Saturday, they gathered in Wilson Hall’s Gee Dining Room to celebrate the achievements of their classmates during the Alumni Achievement Award Ceremony and Luncheon. Awards were presented to the following Converse alumni: Carla Cantara ’07 Distinguished Alumna…
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Wilson Tower at Converse College

The following undergraduate students were named to the Dean’s List for Spring 2018. Converse congratulates these students on their academic achievement! Andrea La Velle Abercrombie of Greenville, SC Anna C Albritton of Chesapeake, VA Amy Cathryn Allen of Clover, SC Sydney Lorene Allen of Gaffney, SC Kennedy R Anderson of Longs, SC Courtney Alyssa Ashley…
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Interior Design students intern at Milliken

This summer four Interior Design students are interning at Milliken. Andrea Abercrombie ’19 (Converse II) and Brianna Putnam ’19 were spotlighted in an article on GoUpstate.com. The article explores Milliken's relationship with Converse, and other area schools, providing job shadowing opportunities and internships. Learn More! Internships Interior Design at Converse Converse II Adult Program Photo…
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Milliken internships

Kaitlyn Brown '19, Joshepine Grimmer '19, Andrea Abercrombie '19 and Brianna Putnam '19 are spending this summer interning at Milliken. For the 12th consecutive year Milliken, headquartered here in Spartanburg, was named as of the World's Most Ethical Companies. They are one of only 21 private companies to receive this distinction. Explore Interior Design at…
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National Collegiate Honors Meeting

Dr. Laura Feitzinger Brown and Dr. Marie LePage presented a poster, "Hit Re-Set? Tuition Re-Set and Honors First-Generation Population Challenges," at the 2017 National Collegiate Honors Council Annual Meeting in Atlanta. Learn More! Dr. Laura Feitzinger Brown English at Converse Dr. Marie LePage Psychology at Converse
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