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Senate Approves Bill to Fire SC State Trustees

Senate Approves Bill to Fire SC State TrusteesThe South Carolina Senate unanimously approved a bill Thursday to fire the South Carolina State University Board of Trustees.
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Judge Orders SC State Not to Fire President

Judge Orders SC State Not to Fire PresidentA judge has ordered SC State University trustees not to fire suspended President Thomas Elzey.
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  • 3 weeks ago
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USC, Clemson Agree to Coordinated Admission

USC, Clemson Agree to Coordinated AdmissionTwo South Carolina universities are coming together to save technical college transfer students money.
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Senate Makes Measure Firing SC State Trustees a Priority

Senate Makes Measure Firing SC State Trustees a PrioritySenators have given priority status to legislation that would fire all trustees of financially troubled SC State University.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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SC State President Sues School

SC State President Sues SchoolSouth Carolina State University President Thomas Elzey has filed a lawsuit against the school, claiming the trustees have breached their contract with him.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Magic Johnson Set to Appear at SC State

Magic Johnson Set to Appear at SC StateBasketball legend Magic Johnson will make an appearance at South Carolina State University later this month.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Witherspoon Named New Richland 1 Superintendent

Witherspoon Named New Richland 1 SuperintendentThe Richland School District One Board of Commissioners has picked Dr. Craig Witherspoon to be the new leader of the district.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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SC State Takes No Action on President's Status

SC State Takes No Action on President's StatusSC State University's Board of Trustees took no action on the future of the school's president at a meeting Thursday afternoon.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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USC Breaks Ground on Innovation Center

USC Breaks Ground on Innovation CenterUSC broke ground Thursday on a new data and technology innovation center.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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SC State Trustees Meet as Senators Want to Fire Them

SC State Trustees Meet as Senators Want to Fire ThemSeveral SC State trustees say they are being unfairly blamed for the university's financial problems.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Senate Bill Would Remove SC State Trustees

Senate Bill Would Remove SC State TrusteesThe proposal discussed in the Senate Committee Meeting would give all of SCSU's Board of Trustees the boot.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Lower Richland High Earns STEM Award

Lower Richland High Earns STEM AwardLower Richland High School has become the first school in the Midlands to receive a STeM certification award.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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'Love Your Selfie' Promotes Healthy Body Image

'Love Your Selfie' Promotes Healthy Body Image"Love Your Selfie" Promotes Healthy Body Image
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Senators Advance Plan to Replace SC State Trustees

Senators Advance Plan to Replace SC State TrusteesThe bill would remove current trustees at SC State and put a temporary board in place at the school.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Senate Panel OKs Firing SC State Trustees

Senate Panel OKs Firing SC State TrusteesA Senate panel has advanced a proposal to fire the trustees of financially troubled South Carolina State University.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Elzey on Leave, Acting SC State President Named

Elzey on Leave, Acting SC State President NamedMonday, the SC State board of trustees placed Thomas Elzey on administrative leave with pay .
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  • 1 month ago
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Changes for Elzey May Not Save SC State Trustees

Changes for Elzey May Not Save SC State TrusteesMeasures at the state house could remove SC State trustees despite changes to President Elzey's status
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  • 1 month ago
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Students Pledge to End the "R-Word"

Students Pledge to End the "R-Word"Students Pledge to End the "R-Word"
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  • 1 month ago
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SC State President Put on Administrative Leave

SC State President Put on Administrative LeaveThe South Carolina State University Board of Trustees has put School President Thomas Elzey on administrative leave, as the school continues to come under intense criticism over its finances.
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  • 1 month ago
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Panel Passes Plan to Get Rid of SC State Board, President

Panel Passes Plan to Get Rid of SC State Board, PresidentPanel passes plan that would get rid of South Carolina State University's president and board of trustees.
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  • 1 month ago
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Clyburn Calls for SC State President to Be Replaced

Clyburn Calls for SC State President to Be ReplacedRep. James Clyburn is calling for SC State President Thomas Elzey to be replaced with a CEO.
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  • 1 month ago
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Gov. Haley: SC State Must be Accountable

Gov. Haley: SC State Must be AccountableGov. Haley says SC State's leadership must be more accountable if it wants additional help from the state to fix its financial problems.
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  • 1 month ago
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SC Students Learn About Dating Violence

SC Students Learn About Dating ViolenceStudies say "1 in 10" high school students report being physically abused by their significant other.
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  • 1 month ago
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Lawmakers Promise SC State Will Not Close at Rally

Lawmakers Promise SC State Will Not Close at RallyBlack lawmakers held a hastily-assembled Statehouse rally to save SC State Monday.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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SC NAACP, University Alumni Back SC State

SC NAACP, University Alumni Back SC StateAlthough some legislators agree that the SCSU should be shut down, alumni feel very differently.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Bill Would Fire SC State Leaders, Keep School Open

Bill Would Fire SC State Leaders, Keep School OpenTwo SC House members have written a bill that would fire the president and board of trustees of SC State.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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SC State Board in 'Emergency' Meeting

SC State Board in 'Emergency' MeetingSC State University's board members are meeting behind closed doors.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago