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9 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Future of Ukrainian Winthrop student uncertain as violence hits homeland

As unrest escalates between factions in Ukraine along the country's border with Russia, uncertainty about the region's stability leaves Winthrop University student Alina Sopizhuk concerned about her family.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine,

15 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Student selling handwritten letter from Obama to pay college tuition

President Barack Obama speaks in the Brady Press Briefing room of the White House in Washington, Friday, July 19, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, South Carolina

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Fort Mill Times

School news: Local students receive an array of honors

Amber M. Opel of Tega Cay made the president's list, while David C. Allmendinger of Fort Mill made the freshman honors list for the spring semester.

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Related Topix: Tega Cay, SC, Fort Mill, SC, Wagner College, Clemson University

Vibe

Former Homeless Student Selling Obama Letter To Pay For Tuition

A personal note from President Barack Obama is being auctioned off by a former homeless student to pay for tuition.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Winthrop trustees: Football discussion continue despite president's firing

Elizabeth Dawkins, a Winthrop University junior, shops in the campus bookstore in March.

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Related Topix: Frankfort, NY

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Creative Loafing

Theater review: As You Like It

Our second dose of Shakespearean comedy for summer 2014 doesn't exactly follow that same formula as the first, but the similarities are unmistakable.

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Related Topix: Arts, Theater

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Mrs. Brandon Ross Berger

Sally Elizabeth Southwell and Brandon Ross Berger, both of Rock Hill, SC, were married Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Neely's Creek ARP Church in Rock Hill, SC.

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Related Topix: Rock Hill, SC, Clemson University, Wedding, Columbia, SC

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Lake Wylie Pilot

Lake Wylie writer finds freedom in fiction

Michael Manuel and Larry C. Timbs Jr. will appear for a book chat and signing at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at the Louise Pettus Archives & Special Collection at Winthrop University, 700 N. Cherry Road, Rock Hill.

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Related Topix: Lake Wylie, SC, Rock Hill, SC, Journalism

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

As You Like It' this weekend at Winthrop University

Shakespeare Carolina Presents "As You Like It" 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and July 24-26 and 3 p.m. Sunday and July 27 at Johnson Hall at Winthrop University, 115 Johnson Hall, Rock Hill.

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Rock Hill Herald

Community News: Thursday, July 17, 2014

The Friends of the York County Library's summer book sale will be Thursday-Saturday at the First ARP Church gymnasium in downtown Rock Hill.

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Related Topix: Rock Hill, SC, York County, SC, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Catawba, SC

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Lake Wylie Pilot

Book review: 'Fish Springs' tale for romantics and Civil War buffs

"Fish Springs Beneath the Surface" is co-authored by Michael Manuel and Larry Timbs Jr., a former Winthrop University professor.

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Related Topix: Civil War, _No Company, Walker Boys Studio, Video Games, Life, Veteran Affairs, Family, Parenting

Sat Jul 12, 2014

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Rock Hill works to meet Knowledge Park needs [The Herald (Rock Hill, S.C.) :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 12--Construction workers in downtown Rock Hill dig deep ditches and fill them with pipes for water, electricity, high-speed Internet and other services vital to the success of Knowledge Park, a high-tech business park that's expected to transform the former textile site between downtown and Winthrop University.

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Related Topix: Rock Hill, SC, Clemson University

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Fort Mill Times

Fort Mill's Eberhardt sets sights on Masters

Eberhardt has qualified for the 89th U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship last month at The Frog Golf Club in Villa Rica, Ga.

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Related Topix: Fort Mill, SC

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Post and Courier

Panel maintains pay for interim Winthrop leader

Provost Debra Boyd took over last month when Winthrop trustees suspended, then fired, Jamie Comstock Williamson, less than a year into her tenure.

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Related Topix: University of South Carolina

Fort Mill Times

Panel to discuss pay for interim Winthrop leader

The school's provost took over last month when Winthrop trustees suspended, and later fired, Jamie Comstock Williamson, less than a year into her tenure as president.

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Related Topix: Fort Mill, SC

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Examiner.com

'Pitchfork Ben' Tillman

Just inside the main entrance to the South Carolina State House grounds stands the statue of Benjamin Ryan "Pitchfork Ben" Tillman , another interesting character from South Carolina History .

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Related Topix: Trenton, SC, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, Rock Hill, SC

Newberry Observer

NHS's own thrives in Drum and Bugle Corps

Newberry native and Winthrop University student Derek Vereen is in his second season with Carolina Crown, the defending 2013 Drum Corps International Champions.

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Related Topix: Newberry, SC

The Charlotte Observer

Winthrop trustees discuss possible lawsuit in closed-door meeting

Winthrop University trustees met behind closed doors Sunday night to receive legal advice about a possible lawsuit and to discuss acting President Debra Boyd's pay.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Boyd to lead Winthrop until interim president named

Winthrop University Provost Debra Boyd speaks to reporters Thursday, immediately after the Board of Trustees named her acting president.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Bigham: Winthrop president ordered - purge' of email about hiring husband

After two Winthrop University trustees asked for details last month about her husband's employment, then-President Jamie Comstock Williamson told a campus technology staff member to "purge" an email she wrote last August that initiated Larry Williamson's hiring, the Board of Trustees chairwoman says.

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