Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Richland Northeast High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Richland Northeast High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Richland Northeast High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Richland Northeast High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
Approximately 1,920 students have made the Spring Semester 2017 Dean's List for academic achievement at Coastal Carolina University.
Coastal Carolina University has announced that 745 students made the President's honor list for high academic achievement for the 2017 Spring Semester. To qualify for the President's List for high academic achievement, students must earn a 4.0 grade point average and must be enrolled full time.
Coastal Carolina University's held commencement ceremonies for an estimated 1,145 candidates for graduation May 5 and 6, 2017, at the HTC Student Recreation and Convocation Center on campus. In her remarks to Coastal Carolina University's Class of 2017, commencement speaker Amber J. Campbell encouraged graduates to be true to themselves and their own course in life instead of relying too much on conventional wisdom. "Don't listen to 'they,' because 'they' will tell you all kinds of things," said Campbell, an Olympic athlete and 2004 CCU graduate. " 'They' don't always have your best interests at heart. 'They' will try to talk you out of your dream. 'They' will tell you that what you're pursuing doesn't make sense or that the career you chose is too obscure. Meanwhile, you might end up a three-time Olympian and travel the world!"
A total of 11,758 students enrolled during the 2016 fall semester at The University of Alabama were named to the Dean's List with an academic record of 3.5 (or above) or the President's List with an academic record of 4.0 (all A's). The UA Dean's and President's lists recognize full-time undergraduate students. The lists do not apply to graduate students or undergraduate students who take less than a full course load.
Coastal Carolina University has announced that 740 students made the President's honor list for high academic achievement for the 2016 Fall Semester.
A total of 719 students were eligible to walk in Coastal Carolina University's fall 2016 commencement, compared to 595 in 2015 and 590 in 2014. Two ceremonies were held in the HTC Center on campus, one on Friday, Dec. 16 and one on Saturday, Dec. 17. Speaking to Coastal Carolina University's largest class of fall semester graduation candidates, commencement speaker Susan O'Malley advised the graduates to follow their passions. "If you follow you passion, you'll find your purpose," said O'Malley, who, following her own early goals, became the first female president of a professional sports franchise at age 29 when she assumed the leadership of the NBA's Washington Bullets (now the Wizards).
Study abroad is a major component of Wofford's commitment to shaping globally connected citizens. Opportunities range from travel/study Interim projects to a full-year at a university abroad. Students may choose from more than 200 programs and 59 countries. Co-curricular opportunities include service learning, internships and cultural excursions.
Coastal Carolina University welcomes its newest class of 692 first-time transfer students.
Coastal Carolina University welcomes 2,306 first-time freshmen to its campus for Fall 2016. Go, Chants!
Eleven Newberry College seniors were honored by Newberry City Council for the contributions to the college and community. "The City of Newberry wishes to thank the students for their efforts," said Mayor Foster Senn. "We salute several 2016 seniors for their outstanding efforts and leadership in Newberry." The council annually highights Newberry College seniors who have distinguished themselves in athletics, academics and community service.
Several Wofford College students are studying abroad and/or participating in internships during the summer of 2016.
Wofford College students win 12 awards in the South Carolina Press Association 2015 Collegiate Contest
The Old Gold and Black student newspaper won 12 awards in the South Carolina Press Association 2015 Collegiate Contest.
Several area students have been chosen to participate in Wofford's Presidential Seminar 2016. They include:
Approximately 1,100 students were graduation candidates for Coastal Carolina University's commencement ceremonies on May 6 and 7, 2016, at the HTC Center on campus. Grand Strand businessman and civic leader Dennis L. Wade was the speaker for the event, which consisted of four separate ceremonies.
Wofford students were honored during the Wofford College Greek Awards Program held on March 22, 2016.