Christmas concerts, Winter Lighting/Menorah Lighting and other holiday events are highlights of the Wofford College calendar for December.
Every college football player hopes he will finish the season with a legacy of having the most interceptions, scoring the winning touchdown, or making the tackle that saved the game. For Wofford football players, however, the legacy they hope to leave goes beyond the field.
Author, columnist and speaker Virginia Postrel will discuss “The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion” at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at Wofford College.
David Moore got his first taste of studying abroad during his first January Interim at Wofford College, and over the next four years, he never looked back.
In the world today, 27 million people are enslaved by sex trafficking, child labor and other forms of bondage, a fact that Wofford College senior Josh Holt wants people to remember as they look at his artwork. This year’s Whetsell Fellow, Holt has a solo exhibition in the Martha Cloud Chapman Gallery in the Campus Life Building through Dec. 12. An artist’s reception is scheduled for 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, in the gallery. Both the reception and the exhibition are free and open to the public.
Chaser, Wofford's famous border collie who knows more words than any other known animal, is once again getting national and international attention. Her owner and trainer, Dr. John W. Pilley, just published his book about her accomplishments, and now she is making national TV and magazine appearances. People magazine’s current edition, which hit the newsstands today (Nov. 1), includes an article about Chaser and Pilley, professor emeritus of psychology at Wofford, and the new book, “Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt). Chaser also is scheduled to appear Tuesday morning (Nov. 5) on "Fox & Friends."