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Jan 2nd, 2019

President Mellichamp to perform at Los Angeles Cathedral Jan. 9

Piedmont College President James F. Mellichamp will perform a solo concert at the C (...)

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Dec 18th, 2018

Celebrating Commencement

  Piedmont College welcomed 286 new alumni December 15 during Commen (...)

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Dec 13th, 2018

A Call to Teach

​Two decades removed, father and son share a common mentor Cris Carpenter ’99 was at a crossroads during the fall of 1997.  

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Dec 7th, 2018

Piedmont College to hold Commencement Dec. 15

Piedmont College will hold Commencement ceremonies 10 a.m., Saturday, December 15 in the Johnny Mize Athletic Center at the campus in Demorest. President James F. Mellichamp and Board Chairman Thomas A. “Gus” Arrendale III will pr (...)

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Dec 3rd, 2018

Learning from Lions

On Wednesday, November 28, Piedmont College Athletics hosted the third annual high school athl (...)

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Nov 30th, 2018

Weisheit to present senior piano recital Dec. 11

Piedmont College music major Adam Weisheit of Fayetteville, Georgia will (...)

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Nov 27th, 2018

Piedmont Chorale to present annual ‘Lessons and Carols’ concert

Piedmont College will present its Annual Service of Lessons and Carols 7:30 p.m., Dec. 7 and 8 at the First Baptist Church of Cornelia. Admission is free, and the event is open to the public. Due to construction of the Piedmont Music Conserva (...)

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Nov 2nd, 2018

Piedmont College presents Crimes of the Heart

The Piedmont College Theatre will present the much-acclaimed Crimes of the Heart November 15-18. Written by Beth Henley, the 1981 Pulitzer Prize-winning tragicomedy tells the story of the three Magrath sisters who have reunited in Ha (...)

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Nov 2nd, 2018

Piedmont and area high school ensembles set November concerts

Wind ensemble fans have two opportunities to hear music by large and small groups November 10 and November 13 at Habersham High School. The Piedmont Chamber and Wind Ensembles will perform 7:30 p.m., November 10. Directed by Dianasue Walton, (...)

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Nov 2nd, 2018

Piedmont Singers to present ‘Hope of Loving’ in Fall Concert Nov. 8

The Piedmont College Singers’ Fall Concert will feature choral works from the 19th to the 20st century in a program entitled “Hope of Loving.”

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Oct 30th, 2018

Shepherd joins Piedmont Board of Trustees

The Rev. Glenna Shepherd, pastor at Pleasant Hill Community Church in Crossville, Tennessee, has been named to the Piedmont College Board of Trustees. Shepherd, an ordained minister in the United Church of Christ, has served at Pleasant Hill (...)

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Oct 29th, 2018

Piedmont welcomes Zeta Tau Alpha as college’s first Greek organization

Thirty-nine Piedmont students have been initiated in the women’s fraternity Zeta Tau Alpha, opening a new chapter for the college as it launches a Greek Life program. The October 21 installation banquet to welcome the Lambda Rho Chapter (...)

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Oct 26th, 2018

Piedmont ranked among top Georgia colleges

Piedmont College has been ranked the fifth best institution of higher learning in Georgia by Wallet Hub. The popular personal finance website compared nearly 1,000 institutions in a study that gave weighted consideration to costs, financing, and career (...)

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Oct 23rd, 2018

Piedmont to help the hungry with ‘Empty Bowls’ event

Members of the Piedmont College freshman class are again volunteering their time and artistic talents for the annual “Empty Bowls” event to fight hunger. Proceeds from the event will go to The Lord’s Help Soup Kitchen in Cornelia. (...)

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Oct 19th, 2018

Piedmont to host "Trunk or Treat" event

Ghosts and goblins of all ages are invited to “Trunk-or-Treat” at Piedmont College from 6–8 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, inside the Swanson Center (due to weather). Students will be decorating their cars in a variety of Halloween (...)

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Oct 17th, 2018

Piedmont College to host “Mass Communications Experience” for high school students

Piedmont College is hosting a “Mass Communications Experience” on Wednesday, Nov. 7, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to introduce high school students to the opportunities in the mass communications field and what Piedmont College has to offer.&nb (...)

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Oct 8th, 2018

Piedmont College to add Music Conservatory

Construction has begun on a new $7.89 million Piedmont College Conservatory of Music that will generate 20,750 square feet of space and help elevate the school’s music program to become one of the finest in the Southeast. Workers are cu (...)

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Sep 27th, 2018

Pilkington and Sigers to present Piedmont recital

Tenor Jonathan Pilkington and pianist Karen Sigers will present a recital 7:30 p.m., (...)

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Sep 17th, 2018

Color, charity and competition

Last Easter, Martha Haynes ’16 lost everything she owned in a housefire. On September 22, her alma mater will sponsor a 5K color run that will raise funds for the non-profit clinic that came to her aid. Grace Gate Clinic, established in (...)

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Sep 10th, 2018

Piedmont College advances in 2019 US News & World Report Rankings

Piedmont College advanced five spots in the annual US News & World Report college rankings, which were published September 10. The p (...)

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