As Emmanuel College alumni gather to celebrate the 91st homecoming the first weekend in October, they are welcomed to an overflowing campus.
A boost in fall enrollment raises the student head count to 762, an increase of 40 students from last year. According to EC President Michael Stewart, the influx of new students has been most evident in the residence housing, which is filled to capacity.
(FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga.)—In October inspirational writer and speaker Chris Maxwell publishes his book, Unwrapping His Presence: What We Really Need for Christmas, that will help readers welcome Christ in a season often swept away in hurry, stress, and conflict.
The Merling Trio is recognized as one of today’s premier ensembles. A truly international trio, it brings together musicians from Polish, Japanese, and Dutch backgrounds. The Merling Trio has been hailed as a brilliantly distinguished group endowed with remarkable gifts of communication, magnificent precision, and an impeccable blend of sound. The trio made its New York debut in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in 1993, and was named a finalist for the Naumburg Foundation Chamber Music Award in 1994.
The Merling Trio, a classical violin, cello, piano trio from Michigan, will perform at Emmanuel College Tuesday, Sept. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in Taylor Memorial Chapel.
The public is invited to attend this free event, which is sponsored by EC’s Cultural Awareness Program (CAP).
After years as an affiliate member, Emmanuel College joins more than 100 other colleges and universities as a full member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
The news came to President Michael Stewart in December 2011 when Dr. Paul Corts, CCCU president, called to congratulate Emmanuel on being accepted.
The Arts Academy at Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs, Ga., offers a 12-week fall session of classes for children and adults beginning Sept. 20 and ending Dec. 16.
Private music lessons are open for registration throughout the semester, but class registration is only open until Sept. 15.
A community extension of Emmanuel College, the Arts Academy offers professional arts training for the community and focuses on quality professional instruction while integrating faith and the arts.
A drive through the campus of Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs illustrates the huge impact Rev. John Swails Jr. has had on the school and the community.
Rev. John Washington Swails Jr. passed away Saturday, June 12, 2010, at the age of 94. He was loved dearly, respected deeply, and will be missed greatly.
This year’s Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) Male Honor Athlete of the Year goes to Emmanuel College’s Trevor M. Lanier. He accepted the award at the conference banquet in Montgomery, Ala. in May just after completing his Bachelor of Science in Multimedia Communication with a 3.9 GPA and graduating with honors.
This year's Music Course Offerings are now available in the 2015-16 Course Catalog. CLICK HERE, click on the 2015-16 Course Catalog, and advance to page 180 for to view them with full descriptions. There you can also find out which semesters they are offered and how many credit hours they are worth.