Category Archives: Education

Legacy Charter School Rebrands to Reflect Bold College-Bound Vision

[caption id="attachment_14912" align="alignnone" width="1113"] Valedictorian, Ingrid Ramos, of Legacy Early College Class of 2017, celebrates commencement and receiving the Herman W. Lay (full 4-year) Scholarship from Furman University,[/caption] Greenville, SC—Legacy Charter School announces that 100% of the Legacy 2017 graduating class has been accepted to college. This marks the fourth graduating class for Legacy and…
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Goode Named Interim Principal At Central Elementary School

Tish Goode, the assistant principal at Central Elementary School, will lead the school as Interim Principal to start the 2017-2018 school year. “Mrs. Goode has earned the respect of the faculty and parents at Central Elementary School, and she will be able to provide steady leadership for the coming year,” said. Dr. Danny Merck, SDPC…
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Successful venture capitalist to serve Clemson as executive-in-residence

[caption id="attachment_14888" align="alignleft" width="207"] Stuart McWhorter[/caption] CLEMSON, South Carolina — Venture capitalist and Clemson alumnus Stuart McWhorter will serve the university as an executive-in-residence for six months beginning June 12 to assist with the creation of a strategic plan designed to drive Clemson’s efforts around entrepreneurship and economic engagement. McWhorter, who graduated from Clemson in…
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Cassidy To Lead Liberty Middle School

[caption id="attachment_14893" align="alignleft" width="199"] Lisa Cassidy[/caption] Liberty Middle School will welcome Lisa Cassidy as its new principal for the coming school year. Cassidy comes to Liberty from Anderson School District One, where she has served as the Director of Planning and Development since 2013. From 2009 to 2013 she was the Instructional Assistant Principal at…
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Dill, McCoy Appointed to Sherman College Board of Trustees

[caption id="attachment_14839" align="alignleft" width="180"] Dr. Matt McCoy[/caption] Dill, McCoy Appointed to Sherman College Board of Trustees Shawn Dill, D.C., and Matthew McCoy, D.C., have been appointed to the Sherman College of Chiropractic Board of Trustees. Their terms began on May 7, 2017; members serve four-year terms. Dill is a 1995 graduate of Logan College of…
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Judy Wilson joins Greenville Tech Foundation as Director of Development

[caption id="attachment_14717" align="alignleft" width="214"] Judy Wilson[/caption] Judy Wilson has joined the staff of the Greenville Tech Foundation, serving as director of development. She brings extensive experience in fundraising for an academic institution, with 18 years at Furman University, first as director of parent programs and most recently as director of parent giving. Prior to that,…
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Clemson teaching volunteers proper response to animal disease outbreaks

[caption id="attachment_14725" align="aligncenter" width="1086"] Participants learned the importance of donning and doffing protective gear and clothing during a biosecurity training exercise by Clemson University.Image Credit: Denise Attaway / Clemson University[/caption] COLUMBIA — Proper response to livestock and poultry disease outbreaks is vital and the Animal Health Program team at Clemson University Livestock Poultry Health (LPH)…
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Clemson hires assessment director for Undergraduate Studies

CLEMSON, South Carolina — Clemson University’s Undergraduate Studies Office has hired psychologist and experienced credit modeler René Schmauder as its assessment director. Schmauder joins Clemson from Saint Michael’s College in Colchester, Vermont. In her new position, Schmauder will design and execute strategies to evaluate university-wide undergraduate learning outcomes. Assessments will ensure programs encourage student learning…
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Spartanburg Community College Welcomes Rebecca Parrish as Grant Director

Spartanburg, S.C. - Spartanburg Community College recently welcomed Rebecca Parrish as the director of grants. In this role, Parrish is responsible for the planning, writing, securing, and managing of all grant funding and serves as SCC's liaison to all grant funding agencies. "We are thrilled to have Rebecca join the SCC Community. Her experience in…
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