Category Archives: Education

Bojangles’ awards SC Teacher of Year with Caribbean cruise

Columbia, S.C. (April 21, 2016) – Today, Bojangles’ (NASDAQ: BOJA) hosted their annual Teacher Appreciation Breakfast for South Carolina’s 83 District Teachers of the Year at the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Columbia, S.C. During the event, Bojangles’ surprised the newly-announced 2016 South Carolina Teacher of the Year, Jennifer Wise, from Richland County School District One,…
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Midlands Tech to host Free Enterprise Program for high school students

(Columbia, SC)  Midlands Technical College will host the Free Enterprise Leadership Challenge (FELC) at its Harbison Campus on June 27-30.  FELC is a four-day, learning intensive, non-residential summer camp that teaches important free enterprise principles, principled leadership traits, and supports philanthropic efforts.  Over 8,300 high school students have participated in this program over the last…
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Benedict College grad Damon Qualls selected for Harvard University leadership program

Columbia, SC---MISTER Damon Qualls, a distinguished Benedict College graduate, who was among the inaugural Call Me MISTER graduates in 2004, continues to be a trailblazer for South Carolina children and educators. Last week, it was announced that Qualls was selected to participate in the prestigious Harvard University’s Improving Schools: The Art of Leadership Institute program.…
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Summer sessions announced at Newberry College

NEWBERRY, S.C. (April 15, 2016) – Days are getting longer and warmer, a sure sign that summer will soon be upon us – and with it, new opportunities for learning. Summer sessions at Newberry College offer a chance for both students and lifelong learners to explore new areas of interest or brush up on key…
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SC House Honors SC Whitmore virtual charter school on its 5th anniversary

Chapin, SC - Last month the South Carolina House of Representatives honored the SC Whitmore School with a House Resolution on their fifth anniversary. The House lauded SCWS's significant work educating students across South Carolina. Attending the ceremony was the founding school principal, Ellen Ray, as well as the current principal, John Loveday. Founded in…
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Newberry College Adds Chick-fil-A Express to Dining Options for Fall 2016

Newberry College will bring an eagerly anticipated new dining option to campus with the arrival of Chick-fil-A Express beginning fall 2016 semester. “A recent survey asking our students about their dining preferences showed overwhelming support for bringing Chick-fil-A to campus,” said Jane Willis, dean of Student Affairs. “We are pleased to be able to offer…
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