Category Archives: Education

Solar panel-covered parking canopy will generate power for Clemson

[caption id="attachment_18950" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Clemson and Duke Energy are partnering to put solar panel-covered canopies similar to these over campus parking lots.Image Credit: RBI Solar[/caption] CLEMSON — Clemson University and Duke Energy are partnering to bring more renewable energy to the campus, beginning with the development and installation of a solar panel-covered canopy over a…
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Clemson University strengthens commitment to South Carolina’s economic future with new Center for Advanced Manufacturing

[caption id="attachment_18741" align="alignnone" width="1498"] South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster looks at a vehicle prototype with Zoran Filipi, Timken Endowed Chair in Vehicle System Design at CU-ICAR.Image Credit: Clemson University Relations[/caption] CLEMSON — Clemson University Thursday announced the creation of its Center for Advanced Manufacturing, which will become the centerpiece of the university’s ambitious commitment to…
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Sherman College Joins Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Matching Program; First Student Recipient to Enroll in January 2018

[caption id="attachment_18706" align="alignnone" width="1800"] James Hopkins[/caption] In recognition of the dedication and commitment to community service of AmeriCorps alumni, Sherman College of Chiropractic now offers a one-time matching scholarship of up to $4,000 for AmeriCorps Education Award recipients who are admitted to the Doctor of Chiropractic program. In addition, Sherman College will waive the application…
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Newberry College President Elected To Sacscoc Executive Council

NEWBERRY, S.C. (Dec. 3, 2017) – The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) today announced that Newberry College President Dr. Maurice W. Scherrens has been elected to the Executive Council of the SACSCOC Board of Trustees. SACSCOC oversees the accreditation of colleges within the southern region, which includes Alabama, Florida, Georgia,…
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SWU student involved in unique health care training experience

CENTRAL, S.C. – Southern Wesleyan University student Kira Williams got an advance glimpse of medical school, taking part in an innovative health care education program. Williams, a senior majoring in Biology and minoring in Chemistry at Southern Wesleyan, got a taste of what medical students go through as they prepare to become doctors at MedEx…
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Wealth, success and partnership to dominate discussion during summit at Clemson

CLEMSON – Clemson University expects the company of business leaders from around the world Tuesday and Wednesday at the Madren Conference Center. The Carolinas Virginia Minority Supplier Development Council/Minority Business Enterprise Summit brings together successful minority business leaders from Virginia, South Carolina and North Carolina and the national and international partners they do business with:…
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Southern Wesleyan University to award degrees during December ceremonies

[caption id="attachment_28868" align="alignleft" width="300"] Longtime educator and noted alumnus Tim Rickman, left, will be the graduation speaker for two commencement ceremonies Dec. 8 at Southern Wesleyan University in Central. Rev. Paul Service, right, will speak at the university’s Baccalaureate service Dec. 7. Service is also a SWU graduate and is assistant pastor at Pickens View…
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Seven Students Receive School Pride Awards from Sherman College

Thanks to the generosity of Sherman Pride Day sponsors, Sherman College has awarded seven students with School Pride Awards. These seven students will each receive a $500 tuition credit for the winter 2018 quarter: Kathleen Costello, Jimmy Craft, Taylor Fortune, Russell Goff, Hui Zhen Lim, Christian Ortiz and Teena Rowe. The funding for these awards…
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Anderson University Adopting Apple Coding Curriculum

ANDERSON, SC – Beginning this January, Anderson University students are gaining the opportunity to learn the principles of coding and iOS app design through a new minor, helping them build the fundamental skills they need to pursue careers in the growing app economy. Developed by AU’s College of Arts and Sciences and Center for Innovation…
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