Category Archives: Defense

Cyber Incident Awareness Workshop

Cyber Incident Response Workshop -- March 29 Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg - https://sccyber.site-ym.com/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=930570&group= This non-technical course specifically utilizes the Cybersecurity Framework, created by the National Institute of Standards and Technology by Executive Order, as a basis for building awareness based on use of common language, flexibility and its reliance on industry best practices. Participants will gain…
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Navy League of the U.S. to hold event at Commerce Club May 11

The Upper South Carolina Council of the Navy League will host a dinner meeting at the Commerce Club located at 55 Beattie Place, Greenville, SC 29601. There is a parking garage adjacent to the building. A social hour will start at 6pm with a cash bar with soft drinks at $4, beer and wine at…
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Clemson to celebrate 100th anniversary of ROTC

CLEMSON — Clemson University’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps will celebrate the ROTC’s 100th anniversary Thursday on Bowman Field. There will be a 5 p.m. ceremony naming two outstanding former Army cadets — retired Lt. Gen. Gene Blackwell and retired Col. Ben Skardon — to the Clemson ROTC Hall of Fame. Former outstanding cadets also will…
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Lockheed Martin donates $25,000 to state flood relief efforts

[caption id="attachment_3509" align="alignnone" width="1000"] Don Erickson (left) and Leslie Farmer (right) from Lockheed Martin’s Greenville, S.C. facility present a check to Governor Nikki Haley for $25,000 in support of the state’s flood relief efforts. (Photo/Provided)[/caption] Columbia, S.C, – Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] presented a check to South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley for $25,000 to support the…
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Defense waste processing facility celebrates 20 years of operation

[caption id="attachment_2994" align="alignnone" width="1000"] The Defense Waste Processing Facility has been operating at the Savannah River Site for 20 years. (Photo/Provided)[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. – Twenty years ago this month, the first high-level waste at the Savannah River Site (SRS) was converted into glass. The nation’s only operating vitrification facility, the Defense Waste Processing Facility (DWPF), has been…
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2016 Soaring Society of America convention coming to Greenville

The SSA Convention is an event that brings together the soaring community from across the United States for three days of meetings and soaring-related exhibits. The 2016 edition will be hosted February 18th – 20th, at the TD Convention Center, 1 Exposition Drive, Greenville, SC 29607. “This year’s Convention will bring together a variety of sailplane pilots, from…
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