With top awards in all nine venues, Converse’s Tunisia delegation swept the competition and was named Best Delegation at the Southeast Model Arab League competition this weekend. Converse’s predominantly freshman delegation, representing Kuwait, finished fifth out of the 21 participating delegations. Awards winners on the Tunisia delegation were Taylor Casey, Grace Frazor (Nisbet Honors), Natalie Southgate (Nisbet Honors), Asten Leonard, Melissa Brock, Alexis Hall (Nisbet Honors), Alexis Turner (Nisbet Honors), Sidney Jones (Nisbet Honors), and Abby Brown. Award winners for Kuwait were Emily Holbert (Nisbet Honors), Abigail Hill (Nisbet Honors), Melissa Rickenbaker (Nisbet Honors), Claudia Coffin (Nisbet Honors), and Jessica Morgan (Nisbet Honors). Converse chaired seven of the nine venues. Lauren Ziegler won best chair and Kandice Miles was cited as distinguished chair. Hannah Winkler served as Secretary General and Catherine Parler was Assistant Secretary General.
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66 Student-Athletes Receive D2 ADA Academic Awards
The Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) announced the 2021-22 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Awards recipients. 66 Converse University students were recognized for their exceptional academic accomplishments.
Art Students & Faculty Receive SCICU Research Grants
Congratulations to Leonor Fleming (Nisbet Honors), Maddy West ’23 (Nisbet Honors) and Assistant Professor of Interior Design Meirav Goldhour. Their applications for Summer 2022 South Carolina Independent College and Universities …
Nisbet Students Present Chemistry Research at RISE Symposium
Alyssa Cox ’24 (Nisbet Honors) and Cass Hall ’24 (Nisbet Honors) gave a poster presentation entitled “Synthesis of Small Molecule Molecular Rotors to Assess the Catalytic Impact of Boronic Functional …