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The Boeing Company and Allen University announced a new $1.5 million partnership to establish the Boeing Institute on Civility at Allen University. The Boeing Institute will be a national hub for teaching and provide programming aimed at advancing civil discourse in America and across the globe.

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The right to vote in America is a hard fought and sacred privilege. I respect the right of every individual to vote their conscience in every local, state and national election. Our vote is indeed our voice. It is our opportunity to express our views on issues that matter to us. As I reflect…

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South Carolina State University is partnering with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SC DHEC) to offer free drive-thru COVID-19 testing to the university and Orangeburg community. Testing will be available every Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. …

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The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC), announced today that it will seek to cautiously and prudently move forward with the 2021 winter and spring sports schedule. The SIAC men's and women's basketball schedule will begin on January 10 and will feature a 12-14 game conferenc…

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Allen University has received an initial endowment of $50,000 from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® in partnership with the AKA Educational Advancement Foundation®.  The donation comes on the heels of the sorority’s recent third annual HBCU Impact Day initiative where more than $1.5…

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South Carolina State University (SC State) has been awarded a $50,000 grant for the preservation of Wilkinson Hall through the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Grant Program, which is funded by the National Park Service (NPS). The grant will fund additional forensic analy…

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The Minority Coaches Association has named Allen University’s Coach James one of the top NAIA coaches in the country. Coach James is entering his seventh season at Allen University his first four years he was the head women's basketball coach in which he led the Lady Yellow Jackets to Associ…

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South Carolina State University announces the offering of two graduate-level online programs in the field of education leadership. Graduate students can now enroll in the Education Specialist (Ed.S) and Doctorate in Educational Administration (Ed.D) programs online at SC State.

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As part of our series on South Carolina’s HBCUs and how they responded to the Coronavirus outbreak, we interviewed Dr. W. Franklin Evans, president of Voorhees College. Dr. Evans was also one of the few college presidents nationwide with first-hand experience with the Coronavirus.

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Richland One’s annual college fair for high school juniors, seniors and their parents goes virtual this year with live and recorded sessions with representatives from colleges and universities around the world. District students and parents are encouraged to register now for the free Virtual…

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For 144 years young women have found Bennett to be the ideal place to foster the constant rhythm of ideas. Each student’s individual need for self-expression and desire for achievement is constantly nurtured. The College offers 24 areas of study in Education, Sciences, the Humanities, and in…

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Benedict College and CVS Health today announced the launch of rapid COVID-19 testing on the College’s Columbia campus. CVS Pharmacists and pharmacy employees will staff the testing operation, which will be available at no cost to patients.

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Voorhees College was recently awarded a $850,000 grant by BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina (BCBS) as a part of their efforts to demonstrate community investment and corporate citizenship to meet the critical financial needs of the institution as result of COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

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Andre Sojourner, SC State University alumnus, helped to develop the latest cookie flavor for the Girl Scouts French-toast-inspired cookies, which are icing-dipped & shaped like mini pieces of toast.

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Reginald Thompson, a junior psychology major, spent his summer integrating his love of technology and psychology as a member of the 2020 Ronald E. McNair Scholars. The Orangeburg native is among the collegiate scholars who participated in the statewide Ronald E. McNair Scholars program, whic…

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With the creation of a new regional office, SC State University 1890 Research & Extension will better serve its clientele in the newly formed Santee-Wateree region office, now based in Sumter. Formerly known as Williamsburg Cluster, the Santee-Wateree region office will continue to serve…