summer school

SMC announces Summer School Sessions for 2014

SMC SUMMER COLLEGE SESSION I  (May 28 – June 27, 2014)

                           

COURSE/ NUMBER

COURSE NAME

 FACULTY

BLDG/ ROOM

CR HR

 

8:00 am -  9:45 am

ENGL 101

English Composition I

Dennis

E-202

3

**BIOL 230

Microbiology

Stinson

M116

4

**PSCI 101

Astronomy and Physics

Holycross

M-115

4

SPCH 201

Public Speaking

Newberry

E-138

3

 

9:55 am-11:40 am

**BIOL 101

Principles of Biology I

Knouse

M-116

4

DRAM 101

Drama Appreciation

Newberry

E-138

3

HLTH 101

First Aid and Personal Safety

Ward

W-304

3

PSYC 101

General Psychology

Farmer

W-201

3

ENGL 210

Readings in World Literature

Perkins

E-203

3

 

12:00 pm – 1:45 pm

ENGL 102

English Composition II

Sedberry

E-203

3

HLTH 201

Health Education

Ward

W-304

3

MATH 112

Introductory Statistics

Wethington

M-111

3

HIST 101

Western Civilization I

Cheek

W-202

3

 

1:50 pm – 3:30 pm

PHED 118

Jogging  MWF

Ward

W-304

1

 

Labs

**BIOL 101

Lab 1 MWR – 2:00 – 4:45 p.m.

Knouse

M-206

0

**BIOL 230

Lab 1 MTWR – 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Stinson

M-ANX

0

**PSCI 101

Lab 1 TR – 2:00 – 4:45 p.m.

Holycross

M-213

0

** Students must register for a lab with biology and physical science.

 

 

SMC SUMMER COLLEGE SESSION II (July 7 – August 1, 2014) 

ALL COURSES ON-LINE ONLY

NUMBER

COURSE NAME

 FACULTY

All Courses On-Line ONLY 

CR HR

 

HIST 201

US History I

9:00

Cheek

E-103

3

CSCI 101

Intro to Computer Science

10:30

McDanel

E-104

3

RELI 212

New Testament

1:00

Pratt

E-202

3

LITR 204

American Literature II

2:30

Brackett

E-203

3

*On-Line students must meet on campus July 7 at the indicated time and location.  Students who do not attend the first class will be dropped.  The final exam will be on campus August 1.

Students may not register for On-Line courses after July 3 at 12:00 noon.

 

SMC reserves the right to cancel courses or make changes to this schedule.

 

literary arts

The Blue Granite Review now accepting submissions

THE BLUE GRANITE REVIEW, Spartanburg Methodist College’s literary magazine, is now accepting submissions of SMC students’ works in creative expression—poetry, short fiction, one-act plays, creative non-fiction, art, and photography—through Friday, February 14, 2014, at 3 p.m.

Materials accepted for publication will appear in the 2014 issue of the magazine, which will be distributed on campus in April.

Please send submissions as e-mail attachments in Microsoft Word to Professor Bayne, faculty advisor, at bayneh@smcsc.edu by the deadline indicated above.  Written texts should be typed in 12-point Times New Roman font and should be double-spaced.

Miss SMC

Students vie for Miss SMC title on Saturday, January 25th

Spartanburg, SC –  Spartanburg Methodist College will host its annual Miss SMC Pageant on Saturday, January 25.  The 6 p.m. event will be held in the Gibbs Auditorium, located in Ellis Hall on the campus of SMC.  The event is open to the public and admission is $5.  SMC faculty, staff and students are admitted for free.

Contestants will compete in five categories: Preliminary interview, lifestyle and fitness, talent, evening wear, and on-stage interview.  The winner of Saturday night’s pageant will compete in the Miss South Carolina pageant in July.

“We are excited to be a part of the Miss South Carolina and Miss America Scholarship organizations and support the four points of the crown: service, scholarship, success, and style,” said Kim Day Caton, SMC Director of Student Activities and Leadership Development.

Bonnie Walls, from Piedmont, currently serves as the reigning Miss SMC.  Angela Hughes Singleton, Miss South Carolina 1996 and Mrs. South Carolina 2005 will serve as host and this year’s judges include:  Heidi Aiken, Radio Host on B93.7; Dr. Penny Fisher, Chair of the SMC Board of Trustees and former Superintendent of the Greenville County School District; Mrs. Effie Williams; Mr. Bobby Holcombe, Director of Financial Aid at USC Union and Joyce Cox, former Director of the Miss Greenville pageant.

The 2014 Miss SMC contestants include:

Stefanie Egan a freshman from Greer, SC. Stefanie is the daughter of Cyrus Berdan and Georgeanna Egan and is a graduate of Byrnes High School.

Allisha Fewell a sophomore from Rock Hill, SC.  Allisha is the daughter of Maurice and Angela Fewell and a graduate of Rock Hill High School.

Kathleen Grayson a sophomore from Easley, SC. Kathleen is the daughter of Webster Grayson and Eva Haynie of Easley and a graduate of Liberty High School.

Brittany Moore a freshman from Union, SC. Brittany is the daughter of Robbie and Sharon Moore and is a graduate of Union County High School.

Logan Phillips a sophomore from Blacksburg, SC. Logan is the daughter of Randy and Julie Phillips and a graduate of Blacksburg High School.

Orrien Williams, a freshman from Fountain Inn, SC. Orrien is the daughter of Brenda Williams and is a graduate of Hillcrest High School.

“The Miss SMC Pageant is an exciting event for our students and campus,” said Dr. Colleen Perry Keith, SMC President.  “This group of young women is an impressive group. We are pleased our students are able to demonstrate their community service efforts and talents in this venue.”