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writing center

A generous gift from Emily Jones Rushing ’73 and her husband, Hugh, will support Converse College’s Writing Center in Mickel Library. Rushing spent a great deal of time in Mickel Library while earning her BA in Comparative Literature at Converse. She hoped to snag a role as editor for the student-run newspaper ‘The Conversationalist’ but…
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Summer and Smoke promotional photo

Converse Opera Theatre, in collaboration with Theatre Converse, is presenting the opera Summer & Smoke by Lee Hoiby in Twichell Auditorium on January 26th to the 28th. Converse provides one of the Upstate area's only opportunities to see a fully-staged opera production each year. Summer & Smoke tells a heartbreaking love story: It’s Mississippi at…
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WSPA's Scene on 7 hosts Converse Music Business to discuss the Tom Petty tribute concert

by John Jeter, Lecturer in Music Business You may hear folks say, “Don’t sweat the petty,” when a huge job includes so many details that may seem too small to worry about. But you will never hear that from Converse College Music Business students (MUBs) who produced their own rock concert, “Free Fallin’ For Petty.”…
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Veronica Obregon Perko and Dr. Neval Erturk

Veronica Obregon Perko ‘12 accepted a postdoctoral position at the Emory School of Medicine. She will be assessing antiretroviral therapy in treating pediatric HIV infection using a macaque model. The research will help to develop a treatment strategy which could reduce life-long drug regimen to one that can be stopped at an earlier age. Veronica’s research will focus…
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Grad Interns at Mayo Clinic

Christie Monahan ’16 is one of only eight pharmacy students in the country selected to participate in the Mayo Clinic summer internship program.  This prestigious, paid internship in Rochester, MN offers its interns in-depth exposure to pharmaceutical services at a top-ranked research hospital. Explore Biochemistry at Converse...
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Princeton Campus

Dr. Jeff Poelvoorde helped organize a conference at Princeton titled 'The Rebirth of American Constitutionalism: The Political Thought of Martin Diamond and Herbert Storing.' He also served as a panelist for the summative concluding session of the conference. Learn More! Dr. Jeff Poelvoorde Politics at Converse
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