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Fine Arts Events at SWU

Whether you come for a campus visit, fine arts program, or athletic event, SWU seeks to provide educational and cultural opportunities not just to our campus community but to the greater community around us.




Monday, October 02, 2017, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Cost: 4-Person Team: $500.00, Individual Player: $125.00, Pastor (current/retired rate) : $75.00


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The annual Southern Wesleyan University P.B. Wood Golf Tournament tees off every 1st Monday in October. This year’s tournament is starting at 9am at the Smithfields Country Club in Easley with First Citizens Bank serving as the Title Sponsor along with the John Ross Insurance Agency who is the Event Sponsor.

The tournament raises funds for the SWU Promise Fund, which supports student scholarships and areas of greatest need for the University. This event is named in honor of Dr. Paul Baker Wood, a noted psychologist and Southern Wesleyan University professor emeritus. Dr. Wood will be participating in the day’s activities as will longtime emcee, WYFF 4’s Dale Gilbert.

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To participate, sponsor or support SWU and the P.B. Wood Golf Tournament, contact Tony Payne at (864) 644-5014 or email  .