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.
The Coastal Carolina University Department of Theatre's production of William Shakespeare's "The Tragedy of Julius Caesar" featured an all-female cast of more than 25 CCU students.
The Coastal Carolina University Department of Music, in partnership with the Skipp Pearson Jazz Legacy Foundation, presented "Come Let Freedom Swing," a dual performance by the CCU Jazz Big Band and Carl Payne Big Band presented on Singleton Lawn East on Saturday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m.
The University of South Carolina Aiken congratulates those students who made the President's List for Spring 2017. To earn this distinction, students must be enrolled full-time and maintain a GPA of at least 4.0.
The University of South Carolina Aiken congratulates those students who made the Dean's List for Fall 2016. To earn this distinction, students must be enrolled full-time and maintain a GPA of at least 3.5.
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!"
Wofford College initiated 34 students and recent graduates into its chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in a ceremony held on Thursday, May 1, in Leonard Auditorium.
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.
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.
Three Wofford students attended the National Bonner Congress meeting held Oct. 18 at Guilford College in Greensboro, N.C.
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.
Members of the Wofford College Orientation Staff will greet first-year students on Aug. 25 as the college welcomes the Class of 2019.
Several area students have been chosen to participate in Wofford's Presidential Seminar 2016. They include:
Wofford students were honored during the Wofford College Greek Awards Program held on March 22, 2016.
Wofford's Interim is a time for exploration and experiential learning away from the rigors of traditional academic courses for students and faculty alike. More than 150 students chose to participate in internships and research projects during Interim 2016.
From as close as Wofford College's Admission Office to as far away as India, China and England, with assignments as diverse as scientific, robotics and medical research to banking, sales and marketing to volunteer services and conservation preservation, more than 50 Wofford students and recent graduates are gaining valuable experiences this summer through a variety of internships.
Students elected to the 2015-2016 Campus Union Assembly at Wofford College
Ninety percent of Wofford's enrolled students receive approximately $32 million in scholarships, grants and loans each year. Each of the endowed scholarship funds requires that recipients demonstrate outstanding character, academic achievement, and potential for contribution to society; some have additional requirements for eligibility.