Save the Date – Alumnae Events

Save the date for these upcoming events!

Florence Alumnae Drop-In

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 5-7PM

Join us for an evening of fun and friendship at Mellow Mushroom (120 Dunbarton Drive, Florence, S.C. 29501).  Come reminisce and reconnect with local alumnae, meet your College leadership, and learn more about your alma mater!  Appetizers provided.  Bring your spouse or a guest!  RSVP to ccalum@nullcolumbiasc.edu by September 29.

Ludy Bowl Festivities

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Joining us for Ludy Bowl 2017?  Follow this link for more information on how you can be involved in the excitement this year!

Sumter Alumnae Drop-In

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 5-7PM

Join us for an evening of fun and friendship at Willie Sue’s (3355 Patriot Parkway, Sumter, S.C. 29154).  Come reminisce and reconnect with local alumnae, meet your College leadership, and learn more about your alma mater!  Appetizers provided.  Bring your spouse or a guest!  RSVP to ccalum@nullcolumbiasc.edu by October 27.

Senior Chapel and Presentation of the Savory Award Recipient

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Join the Class of 2018, in College Place UMC, for a celebration of their time at Columbia College and the announcement of the 2017-2018 Savory Award recipient.  This award is given each fall in memory of Dr. Jerold “Jerry” Savory, a long-time faculty member and academic leader at the College, greatly admired by students, faculty, and staff.  The senior class will dress a doll to represent the year’s Savory Award recipient, and the doll will be added to the historic Doll Collection housed in Janet Alexander Cotter Alumnae Hall.

Aiken Alumnae Drop-In

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 5-7PM

Join us for an evening of fun and friendship at Mellow Mushroom (151 Bee Lane, Aiken, S.C. 29801).  Come reminisce and reconnect with local alumnae, meet your College leadership, and learn more about your alma mater!  Appetizers provided.  Bring your spouse or a guest!  RSVP to ccalum@nullcolumbiasc.edu by November 3.

Campus Christmas Tree Lighting

Monday, November 27, 2017

The campus Christmas Tree Lighting officially begins the holiday season on campus.  Join students, faculty, staff, alumnae, and guests as we gather in Janet Alexander Cotter Alumnae Hall for performances by the choir.  Afterwards, we will proceed outside to light the campus Christmas tree, place ornaments, and sing carols.

Lessons and Carols

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Join the Columbia College choir in College Place United Methodist Church as we celebrate the season with Lessons and Carols.  This beautiful service incorporates lessons from the Bible with singing of Christmas carols and hymns.

Junior Ring Ceremony

Friday, February 16, 2018

Do you remember the anticipation and excitement you felt when you received your ring?  Do you join the many other Columbia College alumnae who still wear their ring every day, years after graduating?  This special tradition is still a highlight in a Columbia College student’s journey.  Join the members of the Class of 2019 as they embark on a new chapter of their lives… a day they will soon hold as dearly as those of you who still wear your rings today.

Follies

Friday, February 23, 2018

Did your class win Follies?  Join students in this fun-filled evening!  Begun in the early 1950s and sponsored by Omicron Delta Kappa, Follies are original skits presented for the purposes of class unity, creativity, and originality.  The skits are judged by local community members, and one lucky class takes home the coveted Follies trophy.

Alumnae Easter Egg Hunt

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Columbia College invites you and the special children in your life to campus for our Easter Egg Hunt, Wednesday, March 28!  Bring your basket and join Cece Koala and your classmates at the Columns for a fun-filled evening.  Hosted by the Office of Alumnae Relations.

Alumnae Weekend 2018

April 6-8, 2018

It’s that time of year again!  Time to celebrate YOUR time at Columbia College (some of us celebrate all year long!).  Join classmates, faculty, staff, and retired faculty and staff for fun and fellowship!  Save the dates!  More information on schedule to come soon.

SpearsFest

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

At this annual campus wide celebration of service and leadership, students across majors and interests are invited to present or perform the experiences from the year that have impacted their sense of service and enhanced their leadership skills.

Victory Day: Columbia College Day of Giving

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

June 5, Victory Day, is a special part of the Columbia College history.  Join us this day on social media for the second annual day of giving back to the College, giveaways, and more!