Voorhees students participate in service learning and an NBA game

February 02, 2018

The Voorhees College sports management students recently participated in a career service learning session with staff members from the National Basketball Association (NBA) Charlotte Hornets in Charlotte, N.C. After the session the students had an opportunity to attend the game against the Denver Nuggets.

Voorhees students participate in service learning and an NBA game

February 02, 2018

The Voorhees College sports management students recently participated in a career service learning session with staff members from the National Basketball Association (NBA) Charlotte Hornets in Charlotte, N.C. After the session the students had an opportunity to attend the game against the Denver Nuggets.

Voorhees Alumnus Celebrates 36 years of Ministry

December 26, 2017

Rev. R.C. Holloway was recently honored at Shaws Creek Baptist Church in Trenton, S.C. during their 36th pastoral anniversary.

Voorhees College represented at UNCF Mayor's Masked Ball

December 05, 2017

Voorhees College United Negro College Fund scholarship recipient Naomi Exum, recently attended the 26th annual UNCF Mayor’s Masked Ball in Florence, S.C.

Voorhees student ambassadors meet with UNCF

September 22, 2017

Voorhees College campus leaders met with Tanika Mangum, United Negro College Fund (UNCF) outreach relationship manager, to learn more ways on taking advantage of UNCF scholarship opportunities.

Voorhees student attends the HBCU ambassador conference in Washington

September 18, 2017

Miss Voorhees College 2017 - 2018, Terrianna Mccullough shares thoughts on her experience as an HBCU All-Star with the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Voorhees staff member receives a distinct honor

August 03, 2017

The Voorhees College director of student engagement and leadership Marion Wright was recently honored at the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. International Conclave in Detroit.

Voorhees student receives job opportunity with the YMCA

August 01, 2017

Voorhees College sports management major Christopher Graham was offered a summer job opportunity as a wellness coach at the Jeep Rogers Family Youth Men’s Christian Association (YMCA).

2017 Student Government Association Installation

April 19, 2017

On April 18, Voorhees College had an installation ceremony for the 2017 Student Government Association officers during the All-College worship service in the St. Philip’s Chapel.

Voorhees College mass communications majors intern for the SC Black Caucus

March 20, 2017

Voorhees College junior mass communication majors Terrianna McCullough and Chantel Chandler were selected as interns for the South Carolina Black Caucus located in Columbia, S.C.

Voorhees faculty member publishes book on zero tolerance policies in public schools in the U.S.

March 20, 2017

Dr. Bernard Moses, the current department chair of the Division of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences and the institution’s accreditation liaison, recently published a book titled, “Unchained.”

Voorhees officially announces the plan for the UNCF CPI grant

February 17, 2017

Voorhees College, along with Claflin University and Benedict College, announced receiving a $6 million grant as a Carolina Cluster through the UNCF Career Pathways Initiative Program at a press conference on Thursday, Feb. 16.

The HBCU Task Force of the Episcopal Church

February 03, 2017

Voorhees College recently received a donation of $150 from the A.R. Johnson High School Class of 1988 in memory of the late Horace Lamback, a 1971 Voorhees graduate, who was a former principal of Johnson high.

Voorhees receives $20,000 in scholarship money

January 31, 2017

The Tom Joyner Foundation awarded Voorhees College $20,000 to assist ten students with $2,000 each in scholarship funds.

Voorhees senior mass communications major wins oratorical contest

January 30, 2017

Camron McClain is the 2016 Alpha Phi Alpha South Carolina District Oratorical Contest winner. McClain competed on behalf of the Voorhees College Eta Iota Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha, Fraternity, Inc. on Jan. 21 at the Civic Center in Florence, S.C.

Voorhees College establishes a new alumni chapter

January 25, 2017

Members of the Voorhees College Division of Institutional Advancement recently traveled to Newberry, S.C. to establish a new alumni chapter.

President Evans speaks at the 25th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast Awards Ceremony

January 25, 2017

Voorhees College President W. Franklin Evans served as the guest speaker for the Midlands Coalition of Churches breakfast held at the Word of God Ministries Banquet Facility Hall in Columbia, S.C. on Jan. 14.

President Evans speaks at MLK Unity Award Breakfast

January 18, 2017

Voorhees College President W. Franklin Evans was the featured speaker at Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Alpha Chi Lambda Chapter’s 20th Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Award Breakfast.

Voorhees professor gets poem published in two magazines

December 02, 2016

Pamela Small, assistant professor of child development, recently had her poem titled “Enough Is Enough,” published in the Imara Woman Magazine and Christian View Magazine. Small said she was inspired to write the poem in hopes that it will inspire individuals to seek positive ways to resolve conflict in the communities in which we live.

Voorhees students elect their 2016 Homecoming King and Queen

November 08, 2016

Voorhees College crowned Ashonde D. Laidlaw and Alexis L. Smith as Mr. and Miss Homecoming 2016 during the All-College Assembly on Nov. 3. Laidlaw, 22, is a senior biology major from Philadelphia. He is a member of the Student Activities Board, White Rose Social Club, and a student engineer at the college radio station WVCD 790 AM.

Talent Improvement Planning (TIP) Grant meeting

September 13, 2016

Voorhees College held a Talent Improvement Planning (TIP) Grant meeting on Sept. 9 to unify corporate and community businesses and alumni with current students.

Voorhees holds its annual Legacy Dinner

August 19, 2016

Voorhees College recently held its legacy dinner for the class of 2020. The purpose of the legacy dinner is to introduce the incoming scholars to faculty, staff and student leaders of the institution as well as to motivate them to excel while at Voorhees.

Voorhees Computer Science major at Sandia National Labs

August 02, 2016

Joshua Russ, a Voorhees College computer science major, is completing a summer internship as a Consortium Enabling Cybersecurity Opportunities and Research (CECOR) scholar for Sandia National Laboratories, a company that delivers essential science and technology to resolve the nation’s most challenging security issues.

Three Voorhees College alumni participate in a cybersecurity STEM camp closeout program

August 01, 2016

Alumni Ronald Williams, Litany Lineberry and Gregory Ray provided their knowledge, time and service to the Cybersecurity STEM Day Camp closeout program held at Denmark Technical College on July 21.

Voorhees introduces new college president

July 29, 2016

Voorhees College Board of Trustees has selected Dr. W. Franklin Evans as the 9th president of Voorhees College.

Voorhees College Director of Campus Security was recognized by 2nd Judicial Circuit

July 21, 2016

Voorhees College Director of Campus Security, Chief James Weldon, recently received recognition as a dedicated team member by the 2nd Judicial Circuit Alcohol Enforcement Team (AET) during a luncheon held in Aiken, S.C.

Voorhees biology students present scientific findings at a national conference

July 08, 2016

Two Voorhees College students, Denzel Bolden and Akeena Harper, recently attended the 64th Annual American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) national conference held in San Antonio, where they presented their research results on mass spectrometry and allied topics.

Student Suites donates $50,000 toward the 300 in 60 days campaign

July 02, 2016

Voorhees College’s 300 Donors in 60 Days Annual Fund Campaign raised $105,325. The purpose of the campaign, which began May 1st and concluded on June 30th, was to raise a minimum of $50,000 by encouraging at least 300 donors, who had not given during the fiscal year, to make a contribution, additional pledges were also made to the campaign.

Voorhees College history teacher serves as a ten-time AP reader

July 02, 2016

Voorhees College Professor of History Dr. Leland Barrows recently traveled to Salt lake City because he was selected for the tenth consecutive time to evaluate and score Advance Placement (AP) student free-response answers.

A two-day Landowner’s Symposium was held on Voorhees College

June 28, 2016

The South Carolina Rural and Limited Resource Symposium was held on the campus of Voorhees College, June 23rd and 24th. During the symposium, landowners learned how to increase the value of their land making it a wealth building asset for the next generation.

American Multinational Corporation, Boeing, visits Voorhees College

May 19, 2016

On Wednesday, May 11, four representatives from Boeing South Carolina visited Voorhees College with the purpose of establishing a relationship with the institution.

Voorhees receives $50,000 to start a new career initiative for students

May 03, 2016

Voorhees College recently received a $50,000 planning grant from UNCF (United Negro College Fund) to establish the Talent Improvement Program (TIP) to prepare students to transition into their chosen career.

A Voorhees Alumnus continues to be a part of the community of scholars

May 03, 2016

For the second consecutive year, Voorhees College graduate Matthew A. Golson has contributed $100,000 in an effort to support additional scholarships for students.

Are you ready for Homecoming 2015

October 21, 2015

The time is drawing near for Homecoming 2015, which will be celebrated during the week of November 9-14, 2015. Reunion classes for this year end with “5” and “0.”