August 12, 2011 RSS feed / Education

New Richland One program to train students for high-paying careers as diesel technicians

Richland One and Navistar, the world leader in the production of diesel engines, are teaming up to offer high school students training and certification that could land them highpaying jobs after graduation.  More...

Making a case for CASE (Cultural Academic Student Exchange)

For years here in Columbia, there was an exchange program known as the Irish Children’s Summer Program that allowed young Irish students to experience life in the United States away from the “ Troubles” in their homeland.  More...

Lexington Two educator participates in Discovery Educator Network Summer Institute

Kathy Seibert, a teacher for the academically gifted from Pineview Elementary in Lexington County School District 2, along with more than 100 educators from across the country, recently spent six days at University of San Diego, participating in an e More...

Thirty-six students receive scholarships from Home Builders Association

Over the past 11 years, the Charitable Foundation of the Home Builders Association of Greater Columbia ( HBA) has awarded $ 277,500 in scholarships to children of HBA members who meet criteria set for the program.  More...