Category Archives: Education

Columbia College recognizes Alumnae for exceptional service

(Columbia, S.C.)— Columbia College held their annual Alumnae Weekend from April 5-7th. During the weekend, the new Alumnae Council Members were announced, five alumnae were recognized for exceptional service to the College and their communities, and one alumna was inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame. Those momentous events were combined with many other activities…
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Newberry College Appoints Dr. Sid Parrish As VP For Academic Affairs

[caption id="attachment_21247" align="alignleft" width="200"] Dr. Sid Parrish, Jr., Newberry College, VP for Academic Affairs[/caption] Newberry College has promoted Dr. Sidney Parrish, Jr., to serve as Vice President for Academic Affairs, a role in which he has served on an interim capacity since July 2018. Parrish, a resident of Chapin, S.C., will assume the permanent appointment…
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South Carolina public school graduates and educators to be honored at annual gala

NBC TODAY anchor, pharmaceutical CEO, humanitarian advocate, and state education leaders to receive recognition Columbia, SC—Three accomplished South Carolina public school graduates and three lifelong educators are going to be honored at an upcoming gala. The South Carolina Foundation for Educational Leadership, South Carolina Association of School Administrators’ (SCASA) non-profit arm, is hosting its third…
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Know Money® to Kick-Off Financial Literacy Month with Inaugural Bankroll Summit

[caption id="attachment_21107" align="alignleft" width="200"] Know Money® Founder Steven M. Hughes[/caption] Being ‘broke’ doesn’t have to be a part of the college experience. That’s why a local nonprofit, Know Money®, is celebrating April’s National Financial Literacy Month with the announcement of Bankroll Summit, an action-packed, one-day money conference for college students across South Carolina. The Summit…
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Zeus Industrial Products Donates Major Gift to Newberry College

Newberry College received a generous donation from Zeus Industrial Products, Inc. (Zeus) to upgrade the campus infrastructure. This donation represents the largest single gift received from Zeus. Zeus will allocate this major gift over the next 27 months. The primary plans for this donation include: · Renovating Brokaw Hall, the largest on-campus residential facility ·…
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Upcoming gala to honor SC public school graduates and educators

[gallery columns="2" link="file" size="medium" ids="21074,21075"] Columbia, SC—Three accomplished South Carolina public school graduates and three lifelong educators are going to be honored at an upcoming gala. The South Carolina Foundation for Educational Leadership, South Carolina Association of School Administrators’ (SCASA) non-profit arm, is hosting its third annual gala on Friday, March 29, 2019, at the…
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Three schools named Palmetto’s Finest

South Carolina Association of School Administrators honors schools across the state Columbia, SC — Three schools have been named 2019 Palmetto’s Finest Schools. They are: Waccamaw Intermediate School in Pawleys Island, Georgetown County Schools River Bluff High School in Lexington, Lexington School District One Spring Hill High School in Chapin, Lexington-Richland School District Five Over…
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