Wofford History

This page features a collection of biographical and historical sketches about Wofford people and events.

Athletics Awards

The Charles J. Bradshaw Award
The Distinguished Service Award
Honorary Lettermen
The William Stanley Hoole Award

Alumni Association Awards

The National Alumni Association Distinguished Service Award
The National Alumni Association Distinguished Citizen Award
The Young Alumnus or Alumna of the Year


Benjamin Wofford
Anna Todd Wofford and Maria Barron Wofford
Hugh Andrew Crawford Walker
Samuel Dibble, the first graduate

Biographies of Selected Faculty Members

David Duncan
Warren DuPre
Whitefoord Smith
Joseph Augustus Gamewell
Daniel A. DuPre
David Duncan Wallace
Charles S. Pettis
John G. Clinkscales
Arthur Gaillard Rembert
Arthur Mason DuPre
James A. Chiles
Coleman B. Waller
W. L. Pugh
R. A. Patterson
John L. Salmon 
W. Raymond Bourne
John Q. Hill
Charles F Nesbitt
Charles E. Cauthen
Philip S. Covington
Kenneth D. Coates
John W. Harrington

College Awards

Honorary Degree Recipients
Sandor Teszler Award Recipients

Faculty Awards

The Philip Covington Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Humanities and Social Sciences
The Roger Milliken Award for the Excellence in the Teaching of Science
Excellence in Teaching Awards - SC Independent Colleges and Universities

Student Academic Awards

The Honor Graduate
Benjamin Wofford Prize Winners
The Presidential International Scholar
The Walter E. Hudgins Award
George A. Carlisle Award in Music

Accounting Major-Harold W. Green Award
Art History Major Award
Biology Major-W. Ray Leonard Award
Chemistry Major-Coleman B. Waller Award
Chinese Major Award
Computer Science Major Award
Economics Major-Matthew A. Stephenson Award
English Major-L. Harris Chewning Award
Environmental Studies-John W. Harrington Award
Finance Major Award
French Major-George C. S. Adams Award
German Major-James A. Chiles Award
Government Major Award
History Major-David Duncan Wallace Award
Humanities Major Award
Intercultural Studies Major Award
Intercultural Studies for Business Major Award
Mathematics Major-John Q. Hill Award
Philosophy Major Award
Political Economy and Philosophy Major Award
Physics Major Award
Psychology Major-James E. Seegars Award
Religion Major-Charles F. Nesbitt Award
Sociology Major Award
Spanish Major-John L. Salmon Award
Theatre Major-James R. Gross Award