Category Archives: Education

Award-Winning Broadcaster Amy Wood To Speak At Limestone College Graduations

Emmy award winning broadcaster, journalist, and interactive news anchor Amy Wood will be the commencement speaker at Limestone College’s graduation ceremonies at the conclusion of the current fall semester. Limestone College will confer degrees on graduates from its various programs during its two commencement exercises on Saturday, Dec. 14, inside Fullerton Auditorium. [caption id="attachment_37345" align="alignleft"…
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Three programs named finalists for Riley Institute’s WhatWorksSC Award

[caption id="attachment_37252" align="alignleft" width="1140"] From left: Former U.S. Secretaries of Education Richard Riley and Arne Duncan with Congressman James Clyburn during a 2012 visit to Scott’s Branch High School.[/caption] The Riley Institute at Furman University® has announced the three finalists for the 2019 Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC™ Award, which celebrates promising education initiatives that…
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Dr. Thomas Kidd to give NGU’s Boggs-Hickson Lecture

[caption id="attachment_37212" align="alignleft" width="960"] Dr. Thomas Kidd, endowed professor of history at Baylor University, will give the Boggs-Hickson Lecture address at NGU on Tues., Oct. 22.[/caption] The topic “Who are Evangelicals: The History of a Movement in Crisis” contributes to a significant contemporary question. Tigerville, SC (October 1, 2019) Dr. Thomas Kidd, endowed professor of…
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Friends, Family, and Football Highlight NGU’s Homecoming Celebration

Tigerville, SC -- North Greenville University’s annual Homecoming celebration returns to the Tigerville Campus on Friday, Oct. 25. A full weekend of festivities will be headlined by NGU’s football game against Valdosta State in Melvin and Dollie Younts Stadium, with kickoff scheduled for 4 p.m. Game tickets are available two hours prior to kickoff at…
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VCOM-Carolinas Announces New Dean

SPARTANBURG, SC - The Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) is pleased to announce that its current Dean, Timothy J. Kowalski, DO, FACN, has accepted a promotion as Vice Provost for Professional and Public Affairs at the College. Dr. Kowalski will assume his new position as of January 1, 2020. Succeeding Dr. Kowalski as…
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Greenville Tech Medical assisting student receives national honor

Susan Michelle Little, a Greenville Technical College Medical Assisting student, has received the Student Essay Excel Award from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA). [caption id="attachment_37139" align="alignleft" width="286"] Michelle Little[/caption] The essay described why Little has been inspired to become a medical assistant and why it is important to be credentialed for that profession.…
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Presbyterian College welcomes first class of PA students

[caption id="attachment_37132" align="alignleft" width="960"] PA Studies Program Director Dr. Joe Weber shakes hands with a new PA student.[/caption] Presbyterian College welcomed its inaugural class of physician assistant studies students during a ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 26 in Kuhne Auditorium. Each student was presented with a stethoscope during the event, marking the beginning of the master’s…
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NGU Campus Security Chief Morris Named to ‘2019 Most Influential People in Security’ List

Tigerville, SC (September 25, 2019) “Security” magazine announced its “2019 Most Influential People in Security.” [caption id="attachment_37004" align="alignleft" width="300"] NGU Campus Security Chief Rick Morris named to 'Security' magazine's '2019 Most Influential People in Security' list.[/caption] Twenty-six top security executives and industry leaders were selected for positively impacting the security field, their organization, their colleagues…
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