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Kim English
Kim English

Kim English, a Florida native and veteran of higher education advancement, alumni relations and marketing, has been tapped as Lander University’s next Vice President for University Advancement and Executive Director of The Lander Foundation. 

Thursday, March 30, 2017
vet with horse
vet with horse

Most people have some stress reactions after a trauma, but if those reactions don't go away over time, or begin to disrupt the person's life, they may be suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).  It can occur after someone goes through a traumatic event, such as combat, an assault or disasters.

Sunday, March 26, 2017
light up for autism runner
light up for autism runner

A popular spot for joggers and walkers in the Greenwood community became a race route for autism awareness on Thursday night (March 23).

Thursday, March 23, 2017
beta gamma sigma induction
beta gamma sigma induction

Twenty-three Lander students and one alum became official members of an international honor society during a formal induction ceremony held by Lander University's chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma.  Hosted by the university's College of Business on March 20, the induction recognized undergraduates who are among the top 10% of their class.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Marcia Womble
Marcia Womble

Speechless and jubilant summed up Marcia Womble when State Superintendent of Education Molly Spearman came to her classroom on March 10 to say that she was a finalist for South Carolina’s 2018 Teacher of the Year (TOY). 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
film festival logo
film festival logo

Filmmakers, let one of Hollywood’s top screenwriters write for you. Chris Columbus, Bob Gale and Steven E. de Souza have written legendary films including Back to the Future, Die Hard, 48 Hours and others. This spring they’ve written lines specifically for entrants in Lander University’s 2WK Short Film Competition.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Samantha Bailey and Stacie Lazo
Samantha Bailey and Stacie Lazo

Lander University senior Samantha Bailey and freshman Stacie Lazo took two of the top honors in the third annual 2017 Peach Belt Conference Arts Exhibition. 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
DJ Stroud
DJ Stroud

D.J. Stroud won’t be spending his summer relaxing at his home in Latta before heading back to school at Lander University -- instead, he’ll be spending it interning at Harvard University. Stroud was accepted for summer resident assistant internships at three Ivy League schools before accepting Harvard’s invitation. He had to decide which program to attend for the summer within 24 hours after Columbia University, Brown University and Harvard called him to offer an internship.

Thursday, March 16, 2017
eclipse logo
eclipse logo

Lander University will be in a prime spot for viewing and recording the next solar eclipse, expected to occur across the continental U.S. on Aug. 21, 2017.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Lauren Strickland wins scholarship
Lauren Strickland wins scholarship

Lander University junior Lauren Strickland is this year’s recipient of a $2,140 scholarship, funded annually by the Greenwood Woman’s Club. 

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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