Wofford College announced today (Monday, Nov. 17, 2014) its plans to build the Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium to house a new basketball/volleyball arena, locker rooms and other facilities. The facility will be adjacent to the north end of Gibbs Stadium, where the Terriers play football.
Ben Ingram, a 2005 Wofford College graduate, will appear in the upcoming “Jeopardy!” Tournament of Champions, which begins Monday (Nov. 10, 2014).
Photographer Peter Schmunk, a professor of art history at Wofford College, sees a certain eloquence in ordinary patterns that appear in our everyday lives and photographs them. Writer Deno Trakas, a literature professor at the college, uses the quiet, comfortable space of the local Panera sandwich shop to contemplate the world around him and is inspired to write haiku.
Following a week of exciting major announcements, Wofford College has announced plans for a new Greek Village for fraternities and sororities to be built on campus.
The Wofford College Board of Trustees on Tuesday, Oct. 21, approved and unveiled the college’s strategic vision and announced the first facility included in the plan – The Rosalind S. Richardson Center for the Arts.
In its commitment to the preservation of the core of the liberal arts, Wofford College will use a $100,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to enhance learning in the general education curriculum through a renewed emphasis on writing and by further integrating information literacy, undergraduate research, electronic portfolios and the digital humanities.