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Save the Date: Annual Absalom Jones Feast Day

January 11th, 2012

The Annual Absalom Jones Feast DayHoly Eucharist – Rite Two

St. Philip’s Chapel, Voorhees College

386 Porter Drive

Denmark, South Carolina 29042

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 5 p.m.


Please plan to join us as we celebrate the African American Identity in the Episcopal Church!

The Rt. Rev. W. Andrew Waldo – Chief Celebrant

Bishop – Diocese of Upper South Carolina

The Rt. Rev. Mark J. Lawrence – Preacher

Bishop – Diocese of South Carolina

Clergy: Black cassock, white surplice & white stole

A reception will follow immediately after the service.

Voorhees College wishes everyone a joyous and safe Holiday Season

December 5th, 2011

Voorhees College would like to wish its students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends a safe Holiday Season. Please view the 2012 calendar of events.

  • Jan. 4-6:                          New Student Orientation
  • Jan. 6-7:                         Registration
  • Jan. 9:                              First Day of Classes
  • Jan. 19:                           MLK Program
  • Feb. 2:                             Black History Kick Off Program
  • March 12-16:               Spring Break
  • March 29:                     Honors Day Convocation
  • April 5-9:                      Easter Break
  • April 12:                        Founder’s Day Convocation
  • April 20:                       High School Visitation
  • May 12:                         Commencement

Voorhees College holds its annual Christmas Concert

November 15th, 2011

Voorhees College will present its annual Christmas Concert on Thursday, December 1 at 7 p.m. in St. Philip’s Episcopal Chapel. The concert will feature the Allen University Concert Choir and director, Dr. Peter Felder. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Teesa Brunson, communications director, at 803-780-1194 or at tbrunson@voorhees.edu.

Voorhees College 2011 Homecoming Activities

November 3rd, 2011

Please click the link below to view Voorhees College 2011 Homecoming Activities.

Voorhees College 2011 Homecoming Activities

SACS Reaffirmation Web site

September 23rd, 2011

QEP logo

Please click here to view the Voorhees College SACS Reaffirmation Web site.

What is Education by Anthony Hyland

August 9th, 2011

View a snippet of Student Orientation Leader Anthony Hyland’s inspirational poem for the Class of 2015.

Click here to view the video.

View a clip of SGA President Kemar Hunter speaking during the gala

April 20th, 2011

Voorhees College Student Government Association President Kemar Hunter speaks on the impact that Voorhees College has had on his life during the 2nd Annual President’s Scholarship Gala held April 9 at the Charleston Place Hotel in Charleston, S.C. Click on the link below.

Video clip of Kemar Hunter

2011 National Library Week Activities

April 8th, 2011

Voorhees College has several presenters planned for National Library Week, which is April 11-15. For the schedule of presenters, please click on the link below.

2011 National Library Week Schedule

Voorhees announces its Founder’s Week activities

March 14th, 2011

Join Voorhees in celebrating its 2011 Founder’s Day. To see a complete listing of the 2011 Founder’s Week activities, please click the link below.

2011 Founder’s Week Activities

View President Sellers’ salute to Dr. Rackley-Blackwell

December 20th, 2010

Please click here to view President Cleveland L. Sellers, Jr. saluting the late Dr. Rackley-Blackwell.