Category Archives: Education

Newberry College Hosts Lutheran Bishop From The Holy Land

[caption id="attachment_13438" align="alignleft" width="208"] LWF President Bishop Dr Munib A. Younan (The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land).[/caption] Rev. Munib Younan shares perspectives of a Palestinian Christian on peace and reconciliation NEWBERRY, S.C. (Feb. 6, 2018) – Newberry College is one of a handful of ELCA colleges and universities selected to host…
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Nelson Mullins Awards Third Year of Diversity Scholarship

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP has awarded its third year of a Diversity Scholarship to law student Jason Richardson. He will receive a $10,000 scholarship and a salaried summer 2018 position in the Firm’s Columbia office. Primarily designed to increase the number of diverse law students interested in summer and long-term…
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Science and Mathematics Governor’s School to Honor Dr. Steven Kubalak of the Medical University of South Carolina with Distinguished Research Leadership Award

Hartsville, SC - The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) will honor Dr. Steven Kubalak with its 2018 Distinguished Research Leadership Award during the School’s 29th Annual Research Colloquium Saturday, February 3, 10 a.m., in Hartsville. During the Colloquium gathering, 106 students will present their findings from scientific research conducted during their…
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SC State Fair accepting applications for Ride of Your Life Scholarship

2018 marks 21st year of helping South Carolina students pay for college. COLUMBIA – The South Carolina State Fair is accepting applications for its Ride of your Life Scholarship program. Fifty $6,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors across the state and will be paid out at $1,500 a year over four years.…
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Remington College Columbia Campus extends enrollment period to January 22

Kick-start the new year with college enrollment What: It’s not too late to enroll for classes at Remington College Columbia Campus. Remington College extended its January enrollment until Monday, January 22, 2018, to help more prospective students start 2018 with a fresh start. Remington College provides training that’s demanded by the local competitive job market.…
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SRS Media Advisory: South Carolina and Augusta Area Middle Schoolers Compete in Future City Regional Finals for a Chance to Win a Grand Prize in Washington, D.C.

This year’s Future City competition asks 45 middle school teams to research and design a solution to a city-wide challenge that changes each year. This year’s challenge is the “The Age-Friendly City.” Since returning to school earlier this fall, students from around the state and the Augusta area have been hard at work on their…
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12 S.C. schools are finalists for Palmetto’s Finest Awards

COLUMBIA—Twelve South Carolina schools are finalists for the 2018 Palmetto’s Finest Schools Awards after extensive evaluations by fellow educators and previous Palmetto’s Finest winners. The application process includes elements on student achievement, instructional programs, professional learning communities, and school culture. Last fall, 27 South Carolina schools submitted a 20-page application and received an onsite examination…
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Columbia College Ranked Amongst the 2018 Best Online Programs

(Columbia, SC) – Columbia College proudly announces their placement amongst the 2018 Best Online Programs reported by U.S. News and World Report. This report computes its rankings based on the online program’s effectiveness in awarding affordable bachelor's degrees in a reasonable amount of time. The College was ranked no. 153 out of the 300+ schools…
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