News Archive

FORMER PRESIDENT DIES

On the evening of Friday, Jan. 26, former Piedmont College president Emeritus W. Ray Cleere passed away at the age of 81 from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. Cleere served as Piedmont’s 12th president from 1995 …

QEP OFFERS GRANT FOR 2018 MAYMESTERS

In 2018, the Piedmont College Maymester program will offer travel-study opportunities in Rome, Ireland, France and Switzerland, Peru, Germany and the Czech Republic, as well as a cycling trek from Pittsburgh to Washington D.C. By attending these trips, students …

PIEDMONT RALLIES TO SUPPORT VETERANS

After the death of Athens student Zachary Bristol-Aldrich in September, Piedmont faculty, staff and senior student veterans of the armed services are combining their efforts to provide support to returning veterans. Just before Veteran’s Day …

PIEDMONT DROPS SPANISH PROGRAM

In coming years, Piedmont will potentially see the loss of a number of degree programs, starting immediately with the Spanish and Spanish education majors. However, there will soon be some new degree offerings, including Ed.S. …