Category Archives: Government

Clemson University Fire Department acquires new 100-foot ladder truck

[caption id="attachment_11202" align="alignleft" width="853"] The new truck can reach a 10-story building.Image Credit: Ken Scar / Clemson University[/caption] CLEMSON – The newest addition to the Clemson University Fire Department, a fire truck with a 100-foot ladder, is gearing up for action. The truck is equipped with a ladder topped by a large bucket to access…
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Riley Institute Co-Sponsors Symposium on Immigration

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Immigration attorneys, practitioners and scholars will examine major issues related to immigration policy at a day-long symposium hosted by the Charleston Law Review of the Charleston School of Law and the Riley Institute at Furman University. The symposium will be held Friday, Feb. 10 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. It is being held…
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USC President Harris Pastides Elected Board Chair of S.C. Sea Grant Consortium

University of South Carolina President Harris Pastides has been elected chair of S.C. Sea Grant Consortium’s Board of Directors. Pastides began his one-year term on January 1, 2017. [caption id="attachment_11004" align="alignleft" width="300"] Dr. Harris Pastides, photo courtesy of University of South Carolina[/caption] “I am delighted to have this opportunity to work with Executive Director Rick…
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Greenville County Redevelopment Authority Announces Board of Directors & Officers for 2017

[caption id="attachment_10408" align="alignleft" width="300"] Trey Gardner[/caption] The Greenville County Redevelopment Authority (GCRA) is pleased to announce its 2017 board of directors appointed by the Greenville County Council. The board's executive committee was elected in a recent board meeting and includes Todd Yeomans as chairman, Walter Moragne as vice-chairman, and Jane Kizer as treasurer.  Amy Coleman,…
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