Category Archives: Technology

Colonial Life hosts 30 middle-schoolers for Tech Day

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 8, 2016) — As a career specialist at Irmo Middle School in Columbia, S.C., Allison Redick knows students can no longer afford to graduate high school without a plan. That’s why she was thrilled Tuesday to bring 30 of her sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders to Colonial Life for Tech Day, a program…
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Columbia tech firm IT-oLogy launches new website

Columbia-based IT-oLogy, a provider of information technology support, is pleased to announce the launch of its redesigned website. “IT is for everyone” is the underlying message throughout the site. There’s informative, in depth content for career changers, students, and professionals with career guides, information to get you started on a career in IT, and other…
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Central Carolina Technical College program prints 3-D prosthetic hand for Sumter seventh-grader

[caption id="attachment_1340" align="alignleft" width="300"] Connor Morgan, 13, feels his new 3-D printed prosthetic right hand created for him by Central Carolina Technical College’s Engineering Graphics Technology program.[/caption]Sumter, S.C. – Connor Morgan was given a free 3-D printed prosthetic right hand from Central Carolina Technical College’s Engineering Graphics Technology program. Using a publicly shared design, Engineering…
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Savannah River Site Donates $50,000 to Support Potential “Technology Villages,”

[caption id="attachment_360" align="alignleft" width="300"] SRNS President & CEO Carol Johnson (center) presents a $50,000 check to Buddy Phillips, Chairman, Southern Carolina Alliance, with U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (right) assisting. The donation will support a program to attract entrepreneurial, technology-based companies to economically challenged communities throughout a six-county region within and near the greater Aiken-Augusta area.[/caption]…
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Kevin Knowles

[caption id="attachment_220" align="alignleft" width="300"] Kevin Knowles[/caption] Lexington-based Avtec Inc., a provider of IP dispatch console systems for mobile radio applications, has named to the new position of Vice President of Services and Solutions. Knowles, a 30-year veteran of the communications systems industry, previously worked for General Dynamics, serving most recently as Director, Command and Control…
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