Clinton High Science Olympiad Team Takes State Title Again

  March 29, 2021

Clinton High School competed in the South Carolina Science Olympiad on Saturday, March 20, 2021 against sixteen other teams across the state. Although this year’s competition was virtual, the result provided…

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Lander Welcomes Back Women’s Basketball Team

  March 26, 2021

The Lander University campus gathered outside Finis Horne Arena on Friday, Mar. 26, to welcome back the Lander Women’s Basketball Team from their journey to Columbus, Ohio. The team finished…

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SBA awards $1.8M grant to SC Small Business Development Center Network

  March 24, 2021

The U.S. Small Business Administration renewed its’ grant to the South Carolina Small Business Development Center Network and provided $1.8 million to four universities in the state. The University of…

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Furman receives second $25 million grant from The Duke Endowment

  March 23, 2021

Furman University has received a $25 million grant from The Duke Endowment to expand and advance The Furman Advantage, the university’s transformational approach to offering every student a pathway toward a meaningful and…

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Lander University adds MBA to Degree Offerings

  March 22, 2021

Lander University is adding a Master in Business Administration (MBA) to its expanding repertoire of degree programs. “We are very excited about Lander’s new MBA program,” said Dr. Mick Fekula,…

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District’s student transfer process underway

  March 18, 2021

Charleston County School District’s Student Transfer Program is now open. Parents living in Charleston County, wishing to transfer their children from their neighborhood school to a nonmagnet/charter school, are invited…

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PRESBYTERIAN COLLEGE CELEBRATES WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

  March 17, 2021

Women’s History Month is a chance to celebrate the incredible contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. To honor this month, Presbyterian College has created a full…

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Lander Names Lawrence Trustee Emeritus

  March 17, 2021

Lander University has named Jack W. Lawrence, retired member of the Lander University Board of Trustees, as trustee emeritus. The announcement was made at the board’s virtual meeting on March…

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BMW Scholar Lauds ‘Opportunity of a Lifetime’

  March 17, 2021

Gabe Stumbo’s career path is moving along almost as smoothly as the impeccable assembly lines at BMW in Greer. The Piedmont Technical College (PTC) mechatronics major began a competitive two-year…

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More Richland One teachers achieve National Board certification

  March 17, 2021

Two more Richland One teachers have achieved the highest teaching credential available in their profession. Columbia High School teacher Parneeta Myadala recently earned National Board certification from the National Board…

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SCACA honors late Wando icon, Bob Hayes

  March 16, 2021

The South Carolina Athletic Coaches Association (SCACA) recently announced that Bob Hayes, former athletic director and football coach at Wando High School, has been posthumously elected to the SCACA Hall…

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Shubert joins Lander University Board of Trustees

  March 16, 2021

Lander University has announced that the South Carolina General Assembly has elected Jim Shubert, of Simpsonville, to Seat 9 (at-large) of Lander University’s Board of Trustees. Shubert replaces Maurice Holloway,…

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GSSM now accepting applications for its summer camps

  March 15, 2021

The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is now accepting applications for its summer camps: Summer STEM, CREATEng, GoSciTech, and iTEAMS Xtreme. Online applications are available at www.scgssm.org/summer. Campers will be accepted…

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Returning Citizens Program adds mentoring to services

  March 11, 2021

Greenville Technical College’s Returning Citizens Program at the Phillis Wheatley Community Center (PWCC) provides case management activities to remove barriers for citizens who are transitioning from the criminal justice system…

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First Presbyterian Clinton Weekday Preschool Registration

  March 10, 2021

Registration for the 2021-2022 Weekday Preschool is open. First Presbyterian Church Weekday Preschool is a 1/2 day program that meets Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. We are…

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New Monthly Science Speaker Series

  March 9, 2021

SC INBRE introduces a brand-new speaker series entitled, “Thirsty Thursday.” Thirsty Thursdays are a laid back, online 20-30 minute scientific talk with Q&A and networking opportunities and open to the…

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Annette L. Breaux Speaks to LCSD 55 Induction Teachers

  March 8, 2021

Annette Breaux is one of the most entertaining and informative speakers in education today. Laurens County School District #55 (LCSD 55) was the recipient of a Rural Recruitment Grant that…

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LCSD 55 Prepares for Staff COVID Vaccinations

  March 8, 2021

Laurens County School District #55 (LCSD 55) has scheduled two (2) vaccination clinics for staff who want the COVID-19 vaccine. As vaccination Phase 1B, which includes educators, begins on Monday,…

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