Photo of interior design classroom

All our interior design majors have the opportunity to participate in a professional design work experience with interior design or architectural firms. See where some of our interior design students are building their professional skills and resumes this summer! Logan Stevens ’20 – Lauren Heather Design Studio Nomi Pratt ’21 – Michele Johnson Interiors Allison…
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Students process for Founder's Day

Our 2019 graduating class boats an impressive lineup of potential employers from local businesses including Cleveland Leadership Academy and Glow Lyric Theatre, all the way to Nashville, TN at Ford Motor Credit and TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. See where some of our 2019 grads have received job offers from: Alexis Turner – Ford Motor Credit…
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Our 2019 seniors have some amazing grad school options! See where some of our seniors have been accepted: Julia Williams – The Citadel Claudia Coffin – Winthrop University Sara Blevins – George Washington University Maggie Gaston – University of Georgia Tiffani Brooks Hagan – University of Birmingham, University of South Carolina, University of Glasgow Abigail…
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2018 Simpson Scholars

The Simpson Scholarship was established in 1985 by an anonymous donor to provide scholarships for students whose performance in academics, extra-curricular activities, and community involvement merit the recognition of this prestigious award. Congratulations to our 2018 recipients: Sydney Allen ‘20 (Nisbet Honors) Laura Gill ‘19 (Nisbet Honors) Chloe Danielle Griffin ‘22 (Nisbet Honors) Madison Orcurto…
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Interior design classroom at Converse

By Courtney Hammett ’19 Converse’s Interior Design students had a productive and fun summer with a variety of internships at firms including CBI, Milliken and Fowler Interiors. All Converse College Interior Design students have the opportunity to participate in a professional internship with an interior design or architectural firm. Many of our interior design graduates are…
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View from Milliken Art Building

Visiting Assistant Professor of Art, Meirav Goldhour, has been conducting ongoing, collaborative research with Greenville Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Medicine Department. Professor Goldhour’s research focuses on the effects of the interior design environment and mental health. She is examining the exposure of simulated daylight and nature visualization’s impacts on patients and their caregiver’s mental wellbeing. Professor…
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Andrea Abercrombie Interns at Milliken

By Courtney Hammett ’19 Recently featured in the Herald Journal newspaper, Interior Design student Andrea Abercrombie ’19 talks about life at Converse College and interning at Milliken. Finding Her Way at Converse “My Converse experience has been wonderful and that has been for many reasons. The Interior Design Program at Converse is currently one of only…
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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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International Furnishings and Design Association logo

Hannah Harrelson ‘18 was selected as the Interior Design Program’s Rising Star and was recognized at the International Furnishings and Design Association Carolina Chapter’s Night of Luminaries event in High Point, NC. Explore Interior Design at Converse…