Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Sumter High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Sumter High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Sumter High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Sumter High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
Advancing leadership is an important component of USC's role as the flagship university of South Carolina and its dedication to educating the future leaders of SC, the nation, and the world. USC Sumter had the most Graduation with Leadership Distinction (GLD) students of all the Palmetto College campuses. Students who earn Graduation with Leadership Distinction demonstrate extensive, purposeful engagement beyond the classroom; understanding of course concepts in "real world" settings; and application of learning to make decisions and solve problems.
The University of South Carolina Aiken was well represented on the 2017-18 PBC Presidential Honor Roll, which was released late June.
Congratulations Silver Medallion Scholars! To qualify for inclusion, the student must have completed at least 30 hours at a University of South Carolina Campus with a cumulative GPA average of at least 3.0, as well as have achieved a 3.5-3.94 GPA for each of the Fall and Spring semesters in the current academic year while being registered each semester for 12 or more hours on the Sumter campus, of which at least six hours must be USC Sumter courses.
Congratulations to our recent graduates! More than 100 students participated in Commencement this year with degrees ranging from Associate in Arts and Science to Bachelor's Degrees. We are proud of each and everyone of you and all that you have accomplished!
The Coastal Carolina University Department of Music, in partnership with the Skipp Pearson Jazz Legacy Foundation, presented "Come Let Freedom Swing," a dual performance by the CCU Jazz Big Band and Carl Payne Big Band presented on Singleton Lawn East on Saturday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m.
Coastal Carolina University student mentors of the Dalton and Linda Floyd Family Mentoring Program hosted their mentees on CCU's campus on Friday, March 23, to give a real college experience to Horry County elementary and middle school students. The day was also meant to motivate those students to consider higher education in their own futures.
The Honors College has selected 51 students to serve as college ambassadors for 2018/2019. Honors Ambassadors represent the Honors College at alumni and recruiting events both on and off campus and host prospective students during on-campus visits. Students were selected based on college involvement, knowledge of campus resources and opportunities, poise and public speaking ability.
More than 40 Coastal Carolina University students volunteered during the eighth annual Women's Leadership Conference and Celebration of Inspiring Women Feb. 5-6 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Nearly 800 women attended the conference to hear keynote speakers Jenna Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush, author Cara Brookins, Boeing's Joan Robinson-Berry and NASCAR driver Julia Landauer. The conference is presented by Women in Philanthropy and Leadership (WIPL) at Coastal Carolina University.
The University of South Carolina Sumter is excited to welcome you to our campus and family. Your class represents an accomplished, diverse group of individuals who hail from across the state, the nation and even the world. You are now part of the Gamecock nation AND are officially a Fire Ant!
Fourteen Coastal Carolina University students and two faculty members spent their winter break watching preparations for Carnivale in Trinidad, playing and listening to calypso music and attending a Hindu wedding ceremony. The group had just returned to the area the night before classes resumed on Jan. 8, and spirits were still high from the Wintermester study abroad trip to the Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tabago. Students were able to earn three credit hours for successfully taking World Music, Understanding Other Cultures and Independent Study. Gillian Richards-Greaves, assistant professor of anthropology, and Jesse Willis, assistant professor of music and director of percussion studies, accompanied the students, instructed them and gave hands-on assignments.
Newberry College Women's Golf Athletes for 2016-2017 school year
Coastal Carolina University's Dalton and Linda Floyd Family Mentoring Program recognizes CCU students who have served as a mentor to children in Horry and Georgetown County Schools for more than one year.
On May 6, 2016, 15 men and women from The Citadel commissioned into the Marine Corps.
Alpha Xi Delta - Epsilon Iota Chapter at Newberry College
Coker College students receive the Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges award
USC Sumter students participated in one or more internship placements at companies, non-profits or campus departments in the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semester. USC Sumter's internship program places students with employers whose interests align with their studies. Each student works closely with the Palmetto Programs Coordinator and can earn credits toward their degree requirements for successfully completing the internship (depending on the placement).