Category Archives: Education

Kevin Harrington of Shark Tank Fame to Speak at Sherman College

Kevin Harrington of Shark Tank Fame to Speak at Sherman College Renowned businessman Kevin Harrington will address nearly 600 local executives, educational leaders, and emerging entrepreneurs in the Gelardi Student Center at Sherman College on Friday, November 22, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. His talk will focus on strategies for entrepreneurs including positioning yourself…
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Anderson University Announces International Education Week Festivities

[caption id="attachment_38330" align="alignnone" width="604"] The Anderson University Center for Global Engagement, International Student Organization, and Connect Club are sponsoring a full slate of activities on AU's campus to celebrate International Education Week.[/caption] Anderson University is joining colleges and universities across the world in celebrating International Education Week, November 18-22. The Anderson University Center for Global…
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Sylvan Learning Center announces November’s teacher of the month

November 14, 2019 Contact: John Boyanoski jboyanoski@completepr.net (864) 289-9772 GREENVILLE, S.C. – Rashmi Kulasekera has been named Sylvan Learning Center’s teacher of the month. Kulasekera, a fulltime employee of General Electric, began working at Sylvan of Greenville in July of 2019. With a Master’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech, Kulasekera has built…
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NGU to Host Second Christian Professional Women’s Network Roundtable

Tigerville, SC (November 7, 2019) North Greenville University (NGU) will host its second seminar in its Christian Professional Women’s Network: Take off the Cape Series for 2019-2020. The Christian Professional Women's Network is a roundtable event for Christian women working in the business and professional world to grow professionally and spiritually; glorifying our Lord, Christ…
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South Carolina Governor’s School Launches Elementary STEAM Bus

Hartsville, SC - The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is pleased to announce the launch of their GSSM Elementary Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) Bus. Through a generous donation from the Byerly Foundation, GSSM has built a mobile science lab that will serve students in grades 3rd through 5th…
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Enlow Named December Commencement Speaker

[caption id="attachment_38207" align="alignright" width="300"] Dr. Ralph E. Enlow, Jr., president of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), named North Greenville University December Commencment speaker.[/caption] Tigerville, SC (November 11, 2019) Dr. Ralph E. Enlow, Jr., president of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), has been named North Greenville University’s December commencement speaker held on…
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Jimmy Walker Receives Outstanding Service to Student Award

CONTACT: JIMMY WALKER, jwalker@tctc.edu FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11/4/2019 (By Lisa Garrett) [caption id="attachment_38203" align="alignright" width="200"] Jimmy Walker[/caption] PENDLETON – Tri-County Technical College Comprehensive Studies Mathematics instructor Jimmy Walker says he remains “shocked, honored and humbled” by the Outstanding Service to Students Award he received at the annual South Carolina Association for Developmental Education (SCADE) conference…
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Vanessa Clark receives FM Rogers Leadership Award at Greenville Technical College

[caption id="attachment_38155" align="alignright" width="217"] Presenting the F.M. Rogers Leadership Award to Vanessa Clark is Oliver Rogers, husband of the late F.M. Rogers.[/caption] Vanessa Clark, a recent graduate of Greenville Technical College (GTC) who earned a certificate in Marketing in the Non-Profit Sector, was awarded the college’s FM Rogers Leadership Award for 2019. Clark graduated with…
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Anderson University and Tri-County Technical College Sign Bridge Program Agreement

[caption id="attachment_38166" align="alignnone" width="700"] Anderson University President Evans P. Whitaker and Dr. Galen DeHay, president of Tri-County Technical College sign a bridge agreement between the two schools during a ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019.[/caption] Anderson University and Tri-County Technical College (Tri-County) have formed a partnership designed to enhance the transfer of students from Tri-County…
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PC School of Pharmacy Grads’ Licensure Exam Scores Higher Than the National Average

[caption id="attachment_38116" align="alignright" width="300"] 2019 graduates at the PC School of Pharmacy passed the pharmacy licensure exam at a higher rate than the national average.[/caption] Sixty-six of 68 PC School of Pharmacy students passed the pharmacists’ licensure exam on their first attempt when they took it this past spring. This first-time pass rate of 97.06%…
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