Furman Hosts Live Oral History of the Orangeburg Massacre

 

GREENVILLE, SC – March 12, 2008 – Furman University will host the presentation “The Orangeburg Massacre: A Retrospective Conversation with Cleveland Sellers and Jack Bass” in the Younts Conference Center Monday,…

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Jason Darby appointed Director of Public Relations at Claflin University

 

ORANGEBURG, S.C. – February 28, 2008 – Claflin University is embarking on a new Communications and Marketing initiative to promote the University to a global audience and position the University…

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Furman University Receives $250,000 Grant From Bank of America Charitable Foundation

 

GREENVILLE, SC – February 15, 2008 – Furman University today announced a $250,000 grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation to support environmental sustainability initiatives and stewardship through education. …

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John Beckford Named Dean of Faculty at Furman University

 

GREENVILLE, SC – February 15, 2008 – Dr. John S. Beckford, a member of the Furman University music faculty since 1976, has been named dean of the faculty at the…

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Furman Ranks Among Top Schools in Number of Merit Scholars

 

GREENVILLE, S.C. – February 4, 2008 – Once again, Furman University ranks among the nation’s top colleges for the number of National Merit Scholars enrolled in its freshman class. According…

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Furman Physics Department Ranks Among Top Schools in Number of Bachelor's Degrees

 

GREENVILLE, S.C.— January 15, 2008 – With an average of 10 graduates per year over a three-year period, Furman University’s Department of Physics ranks among the nation’s top colleges and…

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FairTax versus Flat Tax Debate at Furman

 

GREENVILLE, SC – January, 2008 — Furman University’s Conservative Students for a Better Tomorrow will sponsor a debate on “FairTax vs. Flat Tax” Wednesday, Jan. 9, at 5:30 p.m. in…

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SCE&G Homework Center Provides Safe, Supervised Study Environment

 

GEORGETOWN, SC – Students at McDonald Elementary have a lot to smile about when it comes to homework, and so do their parents and teachers. That’s because the school is…

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S.C. Council On Economic Education And Merrill Lynch Seek Nominations For The Young Entrepreneur Award

 

Columbia, SC – August 15, 2007 – The South Carolina Council on Economic Education (SCCEE) and Merrill Lynch are currently seeking nominations for the 2007-2008 Merrill Lynch Young Entrepreneur Award…

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GSSM Students Place Among Top Three in the State for National Spanish Exam

 

Two South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) students recently placed among the Top Three statewide for the National Spanish Exam. Marielle Abalo, a junior from Due West,…

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GSSM – 83 Percent of GSSM Seniors Qualify as Palmetto Fellows

 

On Saturday, June 2, 59 seniors from across the state will graduate from the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) in Hartsville. Of those 59 students, 83…

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GSSM Foundation Receives $12,500 Grant from Lipscomb Family Foundation

 

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) Foundation recently received a $12,500 grant from the Lipscomb Family Foundation. This generous contribution will benefit the School’s Summer Program…

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GSSM Students Honored at South Carolina Scholars Day

 

Eleven students from the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics (GSSM) were recognized at the 4th Annual Scholars Day celebration at the Statehouse, hosted by the South Carolina…

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Teegen named as new dean of Moore School

 

As director of The George Washington University’s Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) inWashington,D.C., for the past year, Professor Hildy Teegen has focused on brokering relationships and forging…

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