Category Archives: Education

S.C. State wins $25,000 Home Depot Challenge

ORANGEBURG, S.C. – The Bulldog tenacity was no match for the 21 other Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) that SC State University competed against in the Home Depot RETOOL YOUR SCHOOL (RYS) Challenge. The university crushed its competitors, becoming the RYS Campus Pride winner. For its victory, the university won a $25,000 grant. The…
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Charleston Chamber of Commerce accepting leadership program applications

Charleston, SC - Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Charleston, a highly sought professional development opportunity established in 1974, is now accepting applications for the 2016 class. For over forty years, Leadership Charleston has been identifying and developing leaders in our community, producing over 2000 graduates that have become leaders in local, regional and global industries,…
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Old Exchange Building and Slave Dwelling Project present public lecture

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- The Old Exchange Building and the Slave Dwelling Project will present a public talk entitled, “The Enslaved at the Exchange: Uncovering Slavery at Charleston’s Cradle of Freedom,” at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, June 3, 2015. It will be held at the Old Exchange Building, located at 122 East Bay Street in Charleston,…
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