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In South Carolina

 

Law school for non-lawyers
The Sumter Item – February 9, 2017
Central Carolina Technical College will hold a seven-week course, sponsored by South Carolina Bar, to inform the public about the state's legal system and give insight into common legal issues.
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Spartanburg Community College adds new Asian garden to its campus
StarNews Online – February 9, 2017
Spartanburg Community College’s main campus is known for it’s many pocket gardens. Those spaces are maintained by the college's horticulture department.
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Actor Danny Trejo to speak at HGTC
South Strand News – February 8, 2017
Horry Georgetown Technical College’s 10th Annual Addiction and Recovery Series will kick off on Thursday, Feb.16, featuring actor Danny Trejo.
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Carvers Bay High School wins math contest
South Strand News – February 8, 2017
Five area high schools competed in the 19th annual Williamsburg Technical College math contest on Jan. 27. Among those participating were Andrews High School, Carvers Bay High School, Hemingway High School, Johnsonville High School, and Williamsburg Academy.
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PTC to sponsor heart-health event
Index-Journal – February 8, 2017
Piedmont Technical College’s cardiovascular technology program is joining with Self Regional Healthcare to sponsor a community heart health event. Think Heart Smart will be 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Lex Walters Campus in Greenwood.
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At Florence event, entrepreneurs get advice on start-ups
Morning News – February 7, 2017
Why did God create investment bankers? He wanted weathermen to look good. Mark Roth, the vice president of technology and manufacturing at the Southeastern Institute of Manufacturing and Technology, warmed up the audience Tuesday morning with that nugget of humor as he launched into a step-by-step guide into developing a pitch for a budding business or start-up.
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Around the Nation

 

Conn. bill focuses on transfer of college credit
Community College Daily – February 8, 2017
Connecticut lawmakers are considering legislation that would ensure that community college students can take their credits with them no matter which public university they choose.
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Free tuition? Not the same as free college, students say
Community College Daily – February 8, 2017
They don't mean to sound ungrateful, but ... New York public college students who would stand to gain from the nation's most ambitious free-tuition proposal are quick to point out a sobering reality from their own meager finances: Free tuition doesn't mean free college.
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Free College: San Francisco Joins New York With Tuition-Free Plan
Forbes – February 7, 2017
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced at a press conference yesterday that, starting next fall, community college will be tuition-free for all San Francisco residents through the City College of San Francisco.
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