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  • Dailey & Vincent kick off 2012-2013 GLPA season

    Greenwood Lander Performing Arts will raise the curtain on its 66th season with a performance by Dailey & Vincent, described by music critics as the "hottest band in bluegrass." The duo and the four members of their band will take the stage of the Josephine B. Abney Cultural Center Auditorium at Lander University on Monday, Oct. 8, at 7:30 p.m.
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  • Lander ROTC cadets taken by helicopter to training exercise

    Seven members of Lander University's Reserve Office Training Corps (ROTC) unit boarded a helicopter that landed on campus today and were whisked off to a casualty evacuation training session at the Whitten Center in Clinton. Another five cadets, who have not signed ROTC contracts yet, were taken by motor vehicle to the training site.
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  • Fall course offerings scheduled for Lander's continuing education program

    Applications are being accepted for Lander University's fall continuing education courses that cover a wide landscape of interests and skills ranging from digital photography to small business and professional development. There is also a class for high school students looking to improve their scores on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT).
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  • New date for Lander's Chinese language course

    Lander University's Continuing Education Office has changed the starting date for the conversational Chinese language program being offered as part of its fall program.
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  • New members appointed to Lander Foundation Board of Trustees

    Lander University has announced seven appointments to the Board of Trustees of The Lander Foundation, which was created in 1948 as the policy-making board of the university.
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  • C'mon Baby Light My Fire!

    Carolina Sadurski, of Greenwood, held a handful of fire for a split second as part of a thermodynamics demonstration during a recent Fuji Summer Science and Mathematics program at Lander University. Sadurski, a sixth- grader at Westview Middle School, was one of 18 students in the class led by Dr. David Slimmer, dean of Lander's College of Science and Mathematics, left.
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  • GLPA forced to replace China Symphony in its performance schedule for 2013

    The China National Symphony Orchestra has canceled its performance at Lander University, but Greenwood Lander Performing Arts executive director Cecily Ferguson has booked a new, dynamic show featuring dancers from two popular television programs as a replacement.
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  • Lander awards top academic honor to graduate from Greenwood

    Summer Sprouse, of Greenwood, graduated from Lander University in April with bachelor of science degree in business with an accounting emphasis. Early in July she was informed that she was the recipient of Lander's coveted Thayer Award presented on behalf of the family of Dr. Henry K. Thayer to the graduating senior achieving the highest scholastic average.
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  • Lander University sociology students receive Coleman scholarship

    Lander University sociology majors Breanna Galbally, left, of Anderson, and Alexandria Byrd, right, of Greenville, have been awarded the Maybelle Coleman Scholarship honoring Dr. Maybelle Coleman, professor emeritus and former professor and academic dean at Lander.
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  • Lander University business students receive scholarships

    Lander University student Mihajlo Kozjak, right, of Belgrade, Serbia, a business administration major with economic/finance emphasis, has been selected to receive the International Student Scholarship. Claire Parks, center, of North Augusta, a business administration major with marketing/management emphasis, was awarded the Ed Troublefield Scholarship.
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