Category Archives: Education

Virginia College In Columbia To Host Career Fair May 16

Local campus to participate in national event from 10 a.m. to noon COLUMBIA, S.C. – May 1, 2017 – Virginia College in Columbia will host a Career Fair Tuesday, May 16 from 10 a.m. to noon at the campus located at 7201 Two Notch Road. The event is free and open to the public, featuring career development opportunities, refreshments, giveaways.…
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Robert Lominack named SC Bar LRE High School Teacher of the Year

[caption id="attachment_9130" align="alignleft" width="1106"] Mock trial coach, Robert Lominack and this years Dreher High School mock trial team.[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. (May 3, 2017)—Dreher High School teacher Robert Lominack has been named the 2017 High School Teacher of the Year by the SC Bar Law Related Education (LRE) Division for his ability to instill the values…
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Gov. Henry McMaster Named Commencement Speaker

ORANGEBURG, S.C. – SC State University will hold its spring Commencement Ceremony at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 12 in the Oliver C. Dawson Stadium. South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster will deliver the Commencement speech. [caption id="attachment_9143" align="alignleft" width="193"] Governor Henry McMaster[/caption] “We are honored that Governor Henry McMaster will join SC State University as we…
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Senior Officials from Aiken County Public Schools Explore SRS during Special Site Tour

[caption id="attachment_9087" align="alignleft" width="1500"] Savannah River National Laboratory Senior Design Specialist Ken Meeler demonstrates a 3D printing process used to create one-of-a-kind items to enhance and accelerate scientific research and development during a tour of the Rapid Additive Manufacturing Lab at SRS, as SRNL employee Roz Blocker (center) looks on. The special tour hosted personnel…
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Providing Job Readiness Training to Teens

The Dept. of Juvenile Justice takes a proactive stance when it comes to bettering youth in South Carolina. Through its Job Readiness Training (JRT) program, DJJ provides teens with job skills training, career exposure and internship/work experience. It is employability training like this that helps teens focus on their futures and stay out of trouble. Click here…
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Newberry College Breaks Ground On New Student
Residence Hall

[caption id="attachment_9066" align="alignleft" width="1200"] Student Government President, Benjamin Herring[/caption] 22,866 square foot building will add 79 much-needed beds to available campus housing NEWBERRY, S.C. (April 21, 2017) – Newberry College today broke ground on a new residence hall. Construction on the $3.8 million student residence is expected to get underway in June 2017 and is…
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U.N. secretary-general to address UofSC graduates

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will receive an honorary degree and deliver special remarks to graduates as part of the University of South Carolina’s commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 6 at the Colonial Life Arena. Guterres will receive his degree and deliver remarks at the 3 p.m. ceremony, which includes the College of Education; College…
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