Clemson students learn by building a better clock

  January 28, 2009

CLEMSON, SC – January 28, 2009  — Students in Clemson’s College of Business and Behavioral Science are learning to build a better clock. A simulation study on lean management is…

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Teacher Vacancies Down 40% Statewide in 2008

  January 27, 2009

ROCK HILL, SC – January 26, 2009 – In its annual Teacher/Administrator Supply and Demand Survey, the Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention, and Advancements reports teacher vacancies decreased substantially for the…

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Furman University Receives Major Award from Case

  January 24, 2009

GREENVILLE, SC – January 23, 2009 – Furman University has received the Creative Partnership Award from District III of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) in recognition…

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Furlough Relief Fund will Assist 158 Employees

  January 18, 2009

CLEMSON, SC – January 17, 2009 — More than 300 gifts totaling $71,363 were made to the Clemson University Foundation for the One Clemson Furlough Relief Fund and money will…

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Kiplinger Ranks Clemson Among Best Educational Buys in Nation

  January 12, 2009

University ranked highest among South Carolina institutionsCLEMSON, SC – January 12, 2009 – Clemson University offers outstanding academic quality and an affordable price tag, according to the editors of Kiplinger magazine.…

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EdisonLearning to Open First Online Charter School

  January 8, 2009

South Carolina High School to Serve Students Anytime and Anywhere NEW YORK, NY – January 8, 2009 – Teachers differentiating instruction in real-time based on students’ performance during a lesson; and…

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Robotics Teams Get Competition Details Saturday

  December 31, 2008

CLEMSON, SC – December 30, 2008 — Teams participating in the sixth annual FIRST Robotics Competition Palmetto Regional at Clemson University receive their marching orders for the competition at a…

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Clemson Graduates Encouraged to Serve Their Communities

  December 22, 2008

CLEMSON, SC – December 22, 2008 — Benjamin Carroll Boozer, a resident of Columbia and a leader in strategic community planning in South Carolina, received an Honorary Doctorate of Education Thursday…

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EDVENTURE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM – January 2009

  December 18, 2008

January 2009 EDVENTURE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM – In January, EdVenture is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 12 to 5 p.m. on Sunday.  The museum is open…

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EDVENTURE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM – February 2009

  December 18, 2008

February 2009 EDVENTURE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM – In February, EdVenture is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 12 to 5 p.m. on Sunday.  The museum also is…

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ARGUS donates commercial real estate software to Clemson

  December 8, 2008

CLEMSON, SC – December 8, 2008 – ARGUS Software Inc. has donated two commercial real estate-software packages to Clemson University’s Master of Real Estate Development program, a gift valued at $500,000.…

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Clemson University President Emeritus R.C. Edwards Dies

  December 5, 2008

CLEMSON, SC – December 4, 2008 — Robert Cook Edwards, 94, president of Clemson University for 21 years, died Thursday, Dec. 4, at Cottingham House, a Seneca residence operated by Hospice…

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SWU to Confer more than 500 Degrees

  December 5, 2008

COLUMBIA, SC – December 4, 2008 – Graduates, their families and friends will gather at Southern Wesleyan University’s campus in Central on Dec. 11 and 13, for commencement exercises. The…

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