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Offshore Drilling and Big Higher Education Numbers

In South Carolina there is hue and cry over the possibility of the ecological damage that can come with offshore drilling. But what is the hue and cry over the endowments in the major universities, the direct beneficiaries of successful oil exploration, both inland and offshore?

Six Figure College Debt: a Myth

We can hardly read a newspaper or magazine without seeing a headline focused on college debt and the burden it imposes on students and their families. For example, Fast Company has posted a number of articles highlighting individuals with post-graduation debt in excess of $100,000. As a nation, we are asking ourselves whether a bachelor’s degree is worth the debt often incurred and whether a college degree is really a worthwhile investment.

Taiwan Economic Development Official To Speak at Newberry College

As deputy director of economic and cultural development for Taiwan, Hung will offer insights into the culture, economy, impact, and relations of Taiwan in his talk, "Why Taiwan Matters."

SCICU Honors Sen. Matthews

Senator Matthews is distinguished for his work to improve education at all levels as a way to advance the economic welfare of every citizen.

SAFE Awards Scholarships

The scholarships, worth $1,000 each toward tuition, were awarded to public and private school students in the areas SAFE serves, based on financial need.

USC's Moore School Names Award Recipients

The recipients are recognized for their business and community leadership.

Business Community Focuses on S.C.’s Subpar Education System

More voices are saying a subpar system is a threat to business, and corporate South Carolina should get behind educational improvements with a sense of urgency.

UNCF Celebrates Inaugural Upstate Mayor’s Masked Ball

Tens of thousands of students look to UNCF for the support they need to help pay for tuition, textbooks, and other college costs.

USC Unveils Statue Commemorating First African-American Professor

Greener is the first individual to be memorialized with a statue on the university’s central campus.

Clemson Names New CU-ICAR Leader

Rigas said his vision is not just to oversee the daily operations of CU-ICAR but also to work closely with the industry and to listen what they have to say.