Category Archives: Education

D58 Professional Development Training (PDTA) Event

It’s a wonderful time of the year to make progress on your professional development goals! Join us at Midland Tech NE in Columbia, SC on Saturday, September 8 for this one day, professional development event offered to anyone who has the desire to take their learning, communication, and leadership skills to the next level. With…
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Midlands Technical College Launches Program in Renewable Energy

(Columbia, S.C.) Four years ago, South Carolina passed legislation that created a pathway for growth in the renewable energy industry. With this change in South Carolina law, the demand for photovoltaic installers has increased. Thus far, much of the installation service has been provided by out-of-state contractors. In response, Midlands Technical College (MTC) in Columbia,…
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Newberry College Professor Receives Industry Award

Dr. Jerry Alewine named 2018 SCSRC Leadership Practitioner of the Year NEWBERRY, S.C. (Aug. 10, 2018)–Dr. Jerry Alewine, chair of Newberry College’s Department of Respiratory Therapy, has been named the 2018 Leadership Practitioner of the Year by the South Carolina Society for Respiratory Care (SCSRC). “You have demonstrated a dedication to your program, students and…
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SC Education Leader Joins Jostens’ South Carolina Team

COLUMBIA, SC, August 10, 2018 — Rhodes Graduation Services (RGS) and Jostens, the leading provider of publications, jewelry and graduation products serving the K-12 and college markets, announces that David Gordon will join their South Carolina team on August 10, 2018. In his new role as Sports Account Manager, Gordon will serve RGS customers in…
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Educators return to class in Colonial Life program

The Gamma class of Education Leaders Experience launches this fall. COLUMBIA, S.C. (Aug. 7, 2018) — Preparing students for the workforce of the future will be easier for local educators because of the Education Leaders Experience, a 10-month journey sponsored by Colonial Life that connects education professionals with business leaders. “Strong partnerships between educators and…
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Remington College Columbia Campus showcases programs at open house

Community invited to learn about educational programs What: Remington College Columbia Campus is celebrating the launch of its newest hands on training programs with an open house. The public is invited to tour the campus, view the labs, chat with instructors and learn more about the college’s hands-on training programs. The diploma programs offered at…
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Go Back to School with IT-oLogy’s Programs and Competitions

Columbia, SC, August 7, 2018 – IT-oLogy today announced its fall lineup of great programs, classes and competitions for student technologists. IT-oLogy equips students and teachers with IT skills through a variety of programs during the 2018/19 school year. Tech League STEAM Competition Open House, Saturday, August 18- IT-oLogy invites all students, grades 3 –…
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Columbia College Partners with Hypertherm and Dartmouth Hitchcock

[caption id="attachment_16291" align="alignleft" width="300"] Moderator, Tim Renner, Leader of the Hypertherm Technical Training Institute, Gerry Ghazi, HITEC President, Matt McKenney, Hypertherm Workforce Development Manager, Sarah Currier, Dartmouth Hitchcock Director of Workforce Development.[/caption] to provide internship opportunities to Columbia College students in New Hampshire (Columbia, SC) Columbia College and two major businesses in New Hampshire, Hypertherm…
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Saint Leo’s First Provost Elected University’s 10th President

Dr. Jeffrey D. Senese Creating Plans for National, International Growth ST. LEO, FL – Jeffrey D. Senese officially was elected as president of Saint Leo University (www.saintleo.edu) on July 26 by the Board of Trustees. Senese is the university’s 10th president. He has served as the acting president of the university since the retirement of…
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SRNS Internship Program Grows in Size and Diversity, Becoming a Major Job Pipeline for Site

[caption id="attachment_16246" align="alignnone" width="1500"] Savannah River Nuclear Solutions intern Caroline Harpring, a sophomore from Virginia Commonwealth University, discusses her future career plans with SRNS Intern Coordinator Nate Diakun.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C., July 30, 2018 – This summer, 169 Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) and Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) interns are gaining professional experience while contributing…
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