Category Archives: Education

Lexington lawyer Scott Adams to Direct CIU Business Program

A Lexington businessman and attorney has been named the new director of the Business & Organizational Leadership program at Columbia International University. Dr. Scott R. Adams has nearly three decades of experience in law and business management for major corporations including Dow Corning Corporation, Insignia Financial Group, Inc., Prysmian Group North America and most recently…
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Midlands Technical College and Coker College Formalize Bridge Agreement

[caption id="attachment_2302" align="alignleft" width="300"] Midlands Technical College and Coker College presidents sign an agreement to make transfer between the colleges a seamless process.[/caption] Columbia, S.C. — April 7, 2016 — Coker College and Midlands Technical College have formalized a bridge agreement that will give MTC students access to programs and services to facilitate their transfer…
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Central Carolina Tech forms partnership with national massage certification board

The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) announced a partnership with Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) to introduce the profession’s first Specialty Certificate in Massage Therapy for Integrative Healthcare, available April 11, 2016. The Specialty Certificate in Massage Therapy for Integrative Healthcare will be available to current and future students enrolled in…
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SC Business Leader to Direct Columbia International University Business Program

[caption id="attachment_2181" align="alignleft" width="210"] Scott Adams[/caption] A Lexington businessman and attorney has been named the new director of the Business & Organizational Leadership program at Columbia International University. Dr. Scott R. Adams has nearly three decades of experience in law and business management for major corporations including Dow Corning Corporation, Insignia Financial Group, Inc., Prysmian…
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3 schools accepted to TransformSC’s statewide network

Columbia, S.C. (March 24, 2016) - Royal Live Oaks Academy in Hardeeville, along with Lexington Middle School and Sandhills Primary School in the Midlands have been accepted to TransformSC’s network of innovative schools.  There are now 40 TransformSC schools in 19 districts across the state. “When schools volunteer to participate in TransformSC, it is a testament…
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GSSM Accepting Applications for its GoSciTech Residential Summer Camp

Columbia, SC -The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is now accepting applications for GoSciTech, its week-long, residential, STEM camp for rising 8th – 10th graders on GSSM’s Hartsville campus. Online applications are available at http://www.scgssm.org/goscitech. GoSciTech provides unmatched opportunities to explore the endless possibilities of science and technology in an interactive,…
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Palmetto Health Brings Project READY to St. Andrews Middle School

EVENT: In support of the Palmetto Health Trauma Center, the Palmetto Health-USC SimCoach will bring the operating room and trauma bay to St. Andrews Middle School’s students during their career fair. Raymond Bynoe, M.D., Palmetto Health trauma surgeon and Richland School District One Hall of Fame inductee, will be present. The SimCoach will display two…
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Families of Holocaust Survivors and Liberator Come Together during Panel Discussion

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 17, 2016)—Historic Columbia, the Columbia Holocaust Education Commission (CHEC), the South Carolina State Museum (SCSM), and the City of Columbia will sponsor a special panel discussion, “Confronting the Holocaust…and the Aftermath,” on Sunday, April 3, at the South Carolina State Museum in the Gervais Street Room at 2:00 p.m. The event is…
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EdVenture launches EdVenture Fellows Program for future educators

COLUMBIA, SC – March 9, 2016 - EdVenture announced today the launch of the EdVenture Fellows Program, a new year-long internship for exceptional college students considering careers in education. Up to ten EdVenture Fellows will be admitted in the inaugural year. Those who successfully complete the program will receive a $10,000 college scholarship for the…
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