The University of South Carolina Upstate recognized 395 graduates during fall convocation exercises held December 13, 2016 at the Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium. The following students from the Lakelands were among those who graduated:
One student from Due West earned Dean’s List Honors and one student, also from Due West, earned President’s List Honors at Presbyterian College for the Fall Semester of the 2016-2017 academic year. Carl Burnett earned a 3.30 GPA or above to earn a spot on the Dean’s List. Collin Burnett earn…
Students from Mr. Childress’ Pre- AP English class at Ninety Six High School worked in groups of three to compete against each other to see which group’s banner would make the final cut to be chosen to represent Ninety Six High School in a librarian’s banner contest.
Delegates from Ninety Six High School selected to attend the 2017 Palmetto Boy’s State summer program are: Zach Hemann, Nigel Ouzts, Gabriel Kelly, Cooper Kelly, and Tahj Robinson.
The Piedmont Technical College Foundation recently awarded more than $136,000 in scholarships to 173 students at the college’s annual scholarship luncheon.
Fifty-four students from the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) took home 61 awards from the SC Junior Academy of Science (SCJAS) Annual Spring Meeting. The 2017 conference was held March 25, 2017, at Coastal Carolina University in Conway.
Zachary Dailey of Abbeville is one of more than 400 graduates who received a diploma at Harding University’s commencement exercises Dec. 17. Dailey received a Bachelor of Arts in general studies.
Benjamin Alexander Middleton of Greenwood made the fall 2016 Dean’s List at the University of North Georgia for achieving at least a 3.5 grade-point average, carrying 12 or more credit hours in one semester and having no grade lower than B.
Kaley Humphrey of Ninety Six was named to the President’s Academic Recognition List at West Virginia Wesleyan College for the 2016 fall semester.
Aurora University named Jacob Stockman of Greenwood to the Dean’s List for the fall 2016 semester. Stockman is majoring in actuarial science. The Dean’s List recognizes full-time undergraduate students who have earned a 3.6 GPA or higher.
The following students were named to the Dean’s List at Anderson University in Anderson, SC, for the Fall Semester. Students must maintain a 3.5 grade-point average to be selected for this academic honor.
Newberry College has re-established the Phi Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated beginning with the Spring 2017 semester. The historically black sorority had a presence on campus at one time, but the charter languished in the 1990s. The revival of the Phi Beta Omega…
Kaleb Chalmers of Greenwood was among the list of distinguished Northwest Mississippi Community College students to be recognized for making the Dean’s List for their academic work during the Fall 2016 semester.