Category Archives: Education

Bridgeway Christian Academy to Hold Open House

Greenville, SC — January 3, 2017 — Bridgeway Christian Academy (BCA), formerly Mt. Zion Christian School located at 724 Garlington Road in Greenville, South Carolina is a fully accredited, private, non-denominational evangelical Christian school. On Tuesday, January 17, 2017, BCA will host an open house for students, parents, and members of the community. BCA is…
Read more

GTCHS Students Hold Body Positivity Showcase Reception

The award winning Greenville Technical Charter High School Students In Action Team invite the press to attend our Body Positivity Showcase Reception at Greenville Tech College Student Center(Bldg 105) Barton Campus, on Thursday January 5 at 3 p.m. The showcase is part of our larger mission for the year, "Health Yourself," aimed at improving the…
Read more

Weyerhaeuser contributes to Clemson Wood Utilization and Design Institute

CLEMSON — The Clemson University Wood Utilization and Design Institute continues to add to its cadre of founding partners and has received a $50,000 boost to help support the advancement of the South Carolina wood industry. The gift comes from the Weyerhaeuser Company. The money will be used to help fund the institute, which brings…
Read more

Greenville High School Senior Wins National Scholarship

AOPA has awarded $5,000 scholarships to 21 students through the association’s You Can Fly High School Aviation Initiative. The $105,000 in scholarships was awarded to current high school students ages 15 to 18 who intend to earn an initial pilot certificate; the scholarships were made possible by donations to the AOPA Foundation. The 13 young…
Read more

Greenville Technical College Holds December Commencement Exercises

GREENVILLE, SC –Greenville Technical College awarded 1,391 degrees, diplomas, and certificates in December, with 322 graduates participating in Commencement Exercises held on Thursday, Dec. 15 at 11 a.m. at the TD Convention Center. [caption id="attachment_10411" align="alignleft" width="350"] James H. Benson & President Keith Miller[/caption] Jim Benson was awarded an honorary degree. Benson established a business…
Read more

Clemson researcher uses genome sequencer to study tooth decay

CLEMSON — A Clemson researcher is embarking on a mission to help fight the most prevalent chronic disease plaguing Americans today. The disease is tooth decay and Vincent Richards, an assistant professor in the university’s biological sciences department, is working with researchers from the University of Florida to determine which bacteria can help promote oral…
Read more

Wofford Student Athlete Advisory Committee ensures that graduates are dressed for success

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Graduating Wofford College student-athletes received an additional gift this holiday: “Dress for Success” advice and a free custom business suit. David Marvin ’16 and Sarah Traynor ’17, presidents of the Wofford Student Athlete Advisory Committee, proposed the initiative, which has been met with enthusiastic appreciation by student-athletes who are applying for jobs,…
Read more