Category Archives: Education

Clemson natural resource scientists honored for research efforts

CLEMSON — A pair of scientists working to foster wildlife and natural resources conservation in South Carolina and beyond have garnered recognition as this year’s top researchers in Clemson University’s College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences (CAFLS). David Jachowski and John Rodgers, faculty members in the forestry and environmental conservation department, were recently named…
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NGU Hosts 2019 Evangelical Theological Society Southeast Regional Conference

[caption id="attachment_31254" align="alignnone" width="1800"] From left: NGU Associate Provost Dr. Larry McDonald; Andy Brown, executive pastor at the First Baptist Church in Newnan, GA; and NGU Provost and Dean of the University Faculty Dr. Nathan A. Finn at the 2019 Evangelical Theological Society Southeast Regional Conference held at NGU March 15-16.[/caption] Tigerville, SC (March 20,…
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NGU Announces Reorganization of College of Education

[caption id="attachment_31234" align="alignleft" width="300"] NGU Announces Reorganization of College of Education[/caption] Tigerville, SC (March 19, 2019) North Greenville University’s Office of Academic Affairs announces the reorganization of the university’s College of Education effective June 1, 2019. NGU Provost and Dean of the University Faculty Dr. Nathan A. Finn, says the College will now house all…
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NGU’s Branyon Elected to State Organization Office

[caption id="attachment_31151" align="alignleft" width="300"] NGU's Dr. Jill B. Branyon has been elected president-elect for the state organization of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International.[/caption] Tigerville, SC (March 14, 2019) Dr. Jill B. Branyon, professor of education and secondary mathematics education coordinator at North Greenville University, has been elected president-elect for the state organization of Delta Kappa…
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NGU to Host A Hero’s 5K March 23

[caption id="attachment_31112" align="alignleft" width="300"] North Greenville University to host A Hero's 5K walk/run on Saturday, March 23.[/caption] North Greenville University will host A Hero’s 5K walk/run on Saturday, March 23 on its Tigerville Campus. A Hero’s 5K was founded in 2010 and is a 5K walk/run held annually in March to remember all of the…
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René Sawyer of Greenville Technical College Among Ten Selected Nationwide for Outstanding First-Year Student Advocate Award

Award, in its 30th year, honors educators for work on behalf of first-year college students [caption id="attachment_31054" align="alignleft" width="225"] Rene Sawyer[/caption] René Sawyer of Greenville Technical College has been selected for the 2019 Outstanding First-Year Student Advocate Award presented by the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience & Students in Transition at the University of South…
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Former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales to speak March 12 at Wofford College

‘On Service and Sacrifice’ topic of Hipp Lecture on International Affairs and National Security SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Former U.S. Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales will speak at 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, in Leonard Auditorium in Main Building on Wofford College’s campus, presented by the Hipp Center on National Security and Foreign Policy. “On Service…
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Delia Allen Joins Riley Institute Education Research Team

[caption id="attachment_31033" align="alignleft" width="1140"] Allen holds a doctorate in educational administration and policy from the University of Georgia. A Clemson graduate, she also holds advanced degrees from Northwestern and Converse.[/caption] Delia B. Allen has joined the Riley Institute at Furman’s Center for Education Policy and Leadership (CEPL) as a research associate. “We are excited to…
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Presbyterian College to begin Occupational Therapy Program

Presbyterian College is preparing to offer a doctor of occupational therapy program starting in 2021. PC is working through the accreditation process and will soon begin the development of curriculum and clinical experience sites for students. The three-year program intends to accept 30-35 students in its first year.
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