Category Archives: Education

NGU Ranked No. 1 in Sport Management Degree Programs

[caption id="attachment_30613" align="alignnone" width="1800"] North Greenville University's sport management degree program ranks number one by SportsManagementDegrees.com for 2018-2019.[/caption] Tigerville, SC (February 21, 2019) Sports Management Degrees.com just released its Top 30 Bachelor’s in Sport Management Degree Programs 2018-2019. North Greenville University’s sport management degree program ranks in the number one spot. Sport management is a…
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NGU Partners to Offer Doctor of Pharmacy Degree

[caption id="attachment_30581" align="alignnone" width="1800"] NGU biology students interested in a career in pharmacy will now have the opportunity to earn a bachelor's degree from NGU and in three additional years earn a Pharm.D. degree from Palm Beach Atlantic University.[/caption] Tigerville, SC – (February 20, 2019) A year after North Greenville University’s (NGU) College of Science…
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Furman University Board of Trustees receives AGB’s John W. Nason Award for Board Leadership

[caption id="attachment_30313" align="alignnone" width="1140"] Furman’s board currently has 31 trustees and 11 trustees emeriti.[/caption] The Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB) has honored the Furman University Board of Trustees for its exceptional leadership and “strong focus on governance.” Furman is one of six winners nationwide of the AGB’s John W. Nason Award…
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Furman University enters into collaborative agreement with Sichuan University in China

[caption id="attachment_30287" align="alignnone" width="1140"] Furman's Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost George Shields signs a collaborative agreement with Sichuan University in China as Sichuan representative Julia Gao looks on.[/caption] Furman University signed a general collaborative agreement with Sichuan University in Chengdu, China, to promote a direct admission pathway to Furman for students who complete…
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North Greenville University Announces New Vice President for Student Services

[caption id="attachment_30315" align="alignleft" width="200"] North Greenville University Announces New Vice President for Student Services, Rachael Russiaky.[/caption] Tigerville, SC (February 15, 2019) North Greenville University (NGU) announces the hiring of Rachael Russiaky as vice president for Student Services. This position will oversee a new university division to be referred to as the Office of Students Services,…
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NPR correspondent Eleanor Beardsley to speak at Furman University commencement

[caption id="attachment_30285" align="alignnone" width="1140"] Beardsley, an alumna of Furman and USC, will speak at Furman's commencement in May.[/caption] Eleanor Beardsley, a 1986 Furman University graduate and international correspondent for National Public Radio, will be the principal speaker at the university’s 193rd commencement Saturday, May 11. Furman’s commencement exercises are open to the public. Beardsley began…
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US District Court Judge to Present Lecture at NGU

[caption id="attachment_30292" align="alignleft" width="240"] US District Court Judge to Present Lecture at NGU on Constitution Day[/caption] Tigerville, SC (February 13, 2019) US District Court Judge Donald C. Coggins Jr. will present a lecture on the freedoms and responsibilities provided by the First Amendment at North Greenville University on Monday, Feb. 18. The First Amendment states,…
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Noted Speaker, Author to Visit NGU

[caption id="attachment_30255" align="alignnone" width="3844"] Noted Speaker and author Jennifer Rothschild will be featured at a Women's MInistry Luncheon on the campus of North Greenville University on Monday, Feb. 25. The luncheon is open to the public.[/caption] Tigerville, SC (February 13, 2019) Noted speaker and author Jennifer Rothschild will be featured at a Women’s Ministry Luncheon…
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Wofford recommended in Princeton Review’s ‘Best Value Colleges’

Included in 2019 list of ‘200 Schools with Exceptional ROI’ SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Wofford College again has been included among the nation’s best colleges for students receiving a superb education with great career preparation at an affordable price, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company profiles Wofford in the just-published 2019 edition of…
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Bomar Provides Lead Gift For New NGU Baseball Stadium

[caption id="attachment_30237" align="alignnone" width="1800"] Longtime North Greenville University supporter George E. Bomar has made lead gift toward construction of new baseball stadium on NGU's Tigerville campus.[/caption] Tigerville, SC (February 12, 2019) Longtime North Greenville University supporter George E. Bomar has given the private university $600,000 toward construction of a new baseball stadium on NGU’s Tigerville…
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