Category Archives: Education

West Ashley HS Robotics Team takes 1st place finish at Cougar Challenge

[caption id="attachment_10705" align="alignleft" width="2394"] W.A.R.P. Drive posing with both of Team 9623’s robots, theirawards, and their robotic t-shirt cannon.[/caption] West Ashley High’s Robotics team comes home as tournament champions in the season opener of the VEX Robotics Competition. Charleston— On October 24, 2015, the West Ashley High School Robotics Team traveled to Beaufort, SC to…
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The Citadel Foundation announces $175 million campaign

CHARLESTON, S.C. − The Citadel Foundation is launching the public phase of the most ambitious fundraising effort the college has ever undertaken. The objective of the Foundation for Leadership campaign is to raise $175 million by 2018, which is when The Citadel will celebrate its 175th anniversary. More than $125 million has been secured during…
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Dominion Energy invests in STEM-focused programs with Center for Birds of Prey

CHARLESTON, SC — The Avian Conservation Center/Center for Birds of Prey is excited to announce a $10,000 funding initiative from the Dominion Foundation to support science programming in South Carolina schools. The project will extend the reach of the Center’s successful and unique STEM-focused programs that utilize birds of prey to illustrate scientific concepts such…
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