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SWU students experience Greece

    06.07.16 | Academics Academics: Humanities Inventive learning

    Seated from left are Taylor Mann of Six Mile; Rebecca Myers of Piedmont; Trina Gambrell of Seneca; Stephanie Howell of Walhalla; and Breanna Owens of Pickens. Behind them are Dr. Ken Myers, professor of history and chair of Southern Wesleyan’s Humanities Division; Hannah Hiles of Easley; Mikkaela Bailey of Greenwood; and Caleb Southern of Statesville, N.C. Standing, left to right, are Barbara Wellmaker; Cindy Rumsey of Gray Court; Dr. Cliff Hurndon, and Professor Jan Hurndon. Cliff is a professor of psychology at Southeastern University in Lakeland, Fla. Myers taught “The History and Culture of Greece,” a special topics course in the History program connected to the study abroad trip. A guest lecturer, Jan taught the art portion of the course. Not pictured is Prof. Eddie Wellmaker.


    Hosios Loukas is a Greek Orthodox monastery that dates from the 10th Century and contains some of the best-known and most important works of Byzantine art. More photos can be found at

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