Character Education Conference Planned

  July 17, 2009

ORANGEBURG, SC – July 17, 2009 – A one-day conference that will focus on helping people learn to incorporate character in their lives will be held at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College…

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Psycho-Educational Services Opens in Columbia, SC

  July 16, 2009

Local business hopes effort will offer more expansive testing services for school kids COLUMBIA, SC –  July 15, 2009 – Psycho-Educational Services, specializing in testing children ages 3 to 16 for…

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Richland 2 Charter School gets Approval

  July 16, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – July 16, 2009 – A charter school giving Northeast Richland parents the option of year-round schooling has received the blessing of a key committee of the S.C.…

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Clemson 'Stimulus Plan' Creates Jobs for Students

  July 14, 2009

CLEMSON, SC – July 14, 2009 –  Clemson University is creating its own version of an economic stimulus plan for students, targeting those most impacted by the current economic recession…

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Students Like Provost Academy Online Courses

  July 10, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – July 10,2009 – Nationwide, a growing number of high school students are realizing the benefits of technology as an effective educational tool, making accredited teaching, proven curricula and…

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Two Hundred S.C. Students to Attend Business Week

  July 10, 2009

CLINTON, SC – July 10, 2009 – Two hundred of South Carolina’s brightest high school students will descend upon Presbyterian College in Clinton, S.C., July 12-17, for South Carolina Business…

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DOE Funds Clemson University Clean Energy Research

  July 7, 2009

CLEMSON, SC – July 7, 2009 –  Clemson University associate professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering David Bruce will participate in a multi-university Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC) funded with…

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Montessori Teacher Training Scheduled

  July 5, 2009

Columbia College to offer Montessori training for primary level teachers COLUMBIA, SC – July 2, 2009 – Columbia College is launching Montessori teacher training this summer in partnership with Florence…

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Next Generation of Leaders Born at RCPL

  June 30, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – June 30, 2009 –  Nine library staff members graduated from the Leadership RCPL program at the Richland County Public Library in Columbia, SC on June 25. Designed to…

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USC Professor and Burns Scholar Earns Honorary Degree

  June 24, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – June 24, 2009 – The University of Glasgow has conferred an Honorary Degree on international Burns scholar Professor Ross Roy. Professor Roy, Professor Emeritus of English and…

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Clemson Announces Plan to Manage $45.7 Million Budget Cut

  June 18, 2009

CLEMSON & COLUMBIA,  SC – June 18, 2009 – Calling it “a responsible, strategic plan that protects academic quality and minimizes impact on students,” Clemson University President James F. Barker…

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SWU Business Majors are Tops in International Competition

  June 15, 2009

Three Southern Wesleyan University business majors took top honors in an international business strategy competition. CENTRAL, SC – June 15, 2009 – Chris Newton, Justin Brooks and Phillip Boyer finished…

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New Centers of Economic Excellence Approved

  June 10, 2009

COLUMBIA, CHARLESTON & CLEMSON, SC – June 10, 2009 – The Review Board that oversees the state’s endowed chairs research program voted this week to award three new Centers of…

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New Centers of Economic Excellence Approved

  June 10, 2009

CHARLESTON, COLUMBIA  & CLEMSON, SC – June 10, 2009 – The Review Board that oversees the state’s endowed chairs research program voted this week to award three new Centers of…

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Award-Winning Artist Dedicates Book to LES

  June 5, 2009

LEXINGTON, SC – June 5, 2009 –  Lexington Elementary played a major role in the creation of the children’s book Homegrown House written by Janet Wong and illustrated by E.B.…

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SCASA Responds to Favorable Ruling

  June 4, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – June 4, 2009 – We have just learned of the Supreme Court’s decision in SCASA’s favor in the lawsuit against Governor Mark Sanford. We are extremely pleased…

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SCASA Responds to Favorable Ruling

  June 4, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – June 4, 2009 – We have just learned of the Supreme Court’s decision in SCASA’s favor in the lawsuit against Governor Mark Sanford. We are extremely pleased…

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SWU Wins Four Communications Awards

  June 3, 2009

GREENVILLE, SC – June 3, 2009 – Southern Wesleyan University’s Public Relations Department received four awards at a banquet May 19. The Greenville Chapter of the Association for Women in…

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