South Carolina State University Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. This week in Shelter Island historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Three students died in the Orangeburg massacre at South Carolina State University where black students stood up to protest a whites-only policy at the areas's only bowling alley. American actor Gary Coleman, best known for his role on the NBC series "Different Strokes," was born in Zion, Illinois.

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  2. Two Upstate friends recall Orangeburg Massacre 50 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | WMBF

    ... is more than 50 years of friendship between Lloyd Walker and Samuel Feemster. They met at South Carolina State University in Orangeburg. "We had a white guy who was there that we sent in there and they let him go bowl, but when the black kids went, ...

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  3. Remembering the Orangeburg Massacre of 1968Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Post and Courier

    ... "privately owned" sign on the front door on Feb. 10, 1968. Students, faculty and staff at South Carolina State University know the story behind the deaths of the three. But beyond the campus of the historically black school and its surrounding ...

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  4. Orangeburg Massacre survivors fight for remembrance of bloodiest civil rights event in S.C. historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Post and Courier

    Part of a monument in memory of those wounded and killed in the 1968 Orangeburg Massacre. The monument has a prominent place on the campus of South Carolina State University.

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  5. Claflin University Concert ChoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | The Moultrie News

    ... ensembles. A native of Anderson, South Carolina, he holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, S.C.; a Master of Music degree in vocal performance with an emphasis in Opera Theatre from the University of ...

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  6. Bridges of Indiana Welcomes New DirectorRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2018 | PR.com

    April was born and raised in Hammond, IN. She received her BS Degree in Psychology from South Carolina State University.

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  7. Platinum Plus Strip Club Caught FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | Free Times

    ... "I don't see them reopening, not with that structure." - Chris Trainor Disgraced former South Carolina State University board member Jonathan Pinson is set to be sentenced later this week in connection with kickback schemes and, according to The ...

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  8. Ex-SCSU Board Chairman ResentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | FITSNews

    The former chairman of the board of South Carolina State University was resentenced earlier this week in connection with his role in a corruption scandal at the historically black, chronically mismanaged government-run institution. Jonathan Pinson , 47, of Greenville, S.C. was originally sentenced in May of 2015, but the U.S. fourth circuit court of appeals vacated three of the counts against him - necessitating a resentencing hearing.

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  9. Jonathan PinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A federal judge re-sentenced the former South Carolina State University board chairman Thursday who was found guilty of a kickback scheme. Judge David Norton reduced Jonathan Pinson's five-year sentence to four years in federal prison, with three years supervised release.

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  10. More Read the original story

    Jan 25, 2018 | WBTV

    The former board chairman of South Carolina State University has been resentenced to four years in prison for his role in a kickback and corruption scheme. Pinson was sentenced to five years in prison in 2015 after being convicted on 29 counts, including racketeering and money laundering.

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  11. Ex-South Carolina State board chair resentenced to 4 yearsRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2018 | WMBF

    The former board chairman of South Carolina State University has been resentenced to four years in prison for his role in a kickback and corruption scheme. Pinson was sentenced to five years in prison in 2015 after being convicted on 29 counts, including racketeering and money laundering.

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  12. Former SC State board chair asking for sentence reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | WMBF

    The former board chairman of South Carolina State University is asking for a reduced sentence of his 5-year federal prison term. New court documents cite the lack of charges against Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin as one reason that Jonathan Pinson's sentence should be lower when he's re-sentenced in a Charleston courtroom Thursday morning.

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  13. Laurel resident takes the helm at Columbia ArchivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... of the Columbia Archives. Lela J. Sewell-Williams, who previously worked as an archivist at South Carolina State University and as a manuscripts librarian at The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York, has been hired by the ...

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  14. FT Roundup: Trump Approves Tariffs Against McMaster's WishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Free Times

    ... disappointed with the decision," McMaster spokesman, Brian Symmes said. Disgraced former South Carolina State University board member Jonathan Pinson is set to be sentenced later this week in connection with kickback schemes and, according to The ...

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  15. Historical Commission hosts Black History Month eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | The Moultrie News

    ... Goodwill African Methodist Episcopal Church (2818 Highway 17 North) there will be a panel of South Carolina State University graduates who served our country in the U.S. Army and the U.S. Marine Corps and obtained the rank of General. Guests will be ...

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  16. Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Newberry Observer

    ... retired US Army Col. Larry Boyd. Graham has known Boyd for 45 years, they roomed together at South Carolina State University and pledged Omega Psi Phi fraternity. A native of Newberry, Boyd retired in 2010 after 30 years of service in the U.S. Army ...

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  17. Lifestyle biomarkers investigated in prostate cancer survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... and Laboratory Medicine at MUSC, in collaboration with Mahtabbuddin Ahmed, Ph.D., at South Carolina State University (SCSU), are co-principal investigators for a clinical trial that opened in January 2018 to determine if lifestyle changes can reduce ...

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  18. A day on, not a day off -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Newberry Observer

    ... Boyd. He graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from South Carolina State University in 1980. While there, he also received his regular army commission as a second lieutenant, being designated as ROTC distinguished ...

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  19. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Anderson County native was a longtime resident of Richland County, serving as the representative for House District 73 until 2006. The son of Prue Ellis and Elouise Grant-Brown, Brown attended Allen University in 1956 on a football scholarship before earning his master's in 1961 from South Carolina State University.

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  20. Former SC State Rep. Joe E. Brown passes away SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | WMBF

    The Anderson County native was a longtime resident of Richland County, serving as the representative for House District 73 until 2006. The son of Prue Ellis and Elouise Grant-Brown, Brown attended Allen University in 1956 on a football scholarship before earning his master's in 1961 from South Carolina State University.

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