Colleges across the country are recognizing students from D W Daniel Senior High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from D W Daniel Senior High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from D W Daniel Senior High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from D W Daniel Senior High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
A total of 12,594 students enrolled during the 2017 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.
The University of South Carolina Aiken congratulates those students who made the Dean's List for Fall 2017. To earn this distinction, students must be enrolled full-time and maintain a GPA of at least 3.5.
Wofford's Interim is a time for exploration and experiential learning away from the rigors of traditional academic courses for students and faculty alike. Students may choose from a variety of on-campus courses, professional internships and research projects, study abroad opportunities or their own independent study project, approved and guided by a faculty adviser. More than 200 students chose to study abroad during Interim 2018.
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.
Area residents are experiencing life in other countries as participants in Clemson University's Study Abroad program.
Coastal Carolina University welcomes its newest class of 762 first-time transfer students.
Coastal Carolina University welcomes 2,373 first-time freshmen as its Class of 2012 for Fall 2017. Go, Chants!
The Rotaract Club of Coastal Carolina University recently raised money for the Rotary Smiles Project to help children in need of cleft palate surgery in the Philippines. The club donated $202 that benefitted more than 70 children by providing fruit, water, books and toys to the children. The club also contributed handmade cards and a banner with encouraging messages.
Clemson University awarded more than 1,300 degrees at the December 2016 graduation ceremonies.
For Alternative Spring Break, five Coastal Carolina University students and a staff adviser traveled to Asheville, N.C., to help the homeless there. Through partnership with the YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly, the group will have the opportunity to work with the Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry's Veteran's Restoration Quarters, Steadfast House, Crisis Ministry, Black Mountain Children's Home, Bounty & Soul and the MANNA FoodBank.
Clemson University's College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences Awards recognized students at its annual senior awards ceremony.
Phi Kappa Phi recently named the recipients of its 2015 Marcus L. Urann Fellowships. The prestigious $15,000 fellowships were awarded to six students nationwide.
As part of the first semester's chapel service at Newberry College, 22 senior nursing students were presented with a ribbon during the Wednesday service. Betsy McDowell, chair of the college's nursing program, commented that there are two purposes for the ribbons. The first is the students' celebration for the completion of their first year and the start of their final year. The second purpose is to emphasize to everyone the nursing curriculum mainstays and what the curriculum is based on.
Local students were recognized at the Honors and Awards Ceremony of the Clemson University College of Health, Education and Human Development. The April ceremony included honors for faculty and staff members in the college. The college includes the Eugene T. Moore School of Education, the School of Nursing, the public health sciences department and department of parks, recreation and tourism management.
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.
Lyndon State College announced the winners of the Woodall - T. N. Vail Scholarship for Academic Excellence for the 2013-2014 school year.
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.
The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Students from the local area have been selected for membership in the Clemson University chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nationA?s oldest, most selective and most prestigious all-discipline honor society. They are: