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...Mrs. Millar was a native of Greenville, SC but resided in Augusta for most of her life. She was a graduate of Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC. She retired as a teacher from the Richmond County Board of Education after 38 years. She...

South Carolinians split on religious freedom debate

COLUMBIA - New poll results from Winthrop University show that 50 percent of likely GOP voters in South...1 percent. The Winthrop Poll is supported by Winthrop University and The West Forum on Politics and Policy at the...

South Carolina Senate leader revives proposal of borrowing for construction projects statewide

...University of South Carolina's old law school, which the House plan cut from $15 million to $3.5 million, and Winthrop University's library, slashed from $15 million to $100,000. It gave the state National Guard $500,000 to repair dilapidated...

Legislators could explore debt forgiveness, increased pay as ways to keep SC teachers

...more likely they are to go back to that community to teach," said Jane Turner, director of CERRA, based at Winthrop University.Senators discussed boosting salaries for teachers in their first through 10th year of teaching, or paying teachers...

Winthrop asked to change name of Tillman building

ROCK HILL, S.C. - Two former Winthrop University students are asking the school to rename Tillman Hall because it honors a U.S. senator and South Carolina governor who was a...


...secondIn Rock Hill, S.C., Georgia Regents finished second in the second annual Dean's Cup Invitational at Winthrop University.The Jaguars, who are the defending national champions, finished a stroke behind Colorado State in the two-day...

Senators consider how to attract, keep teachers in South Carolina

...classroom," said Jane Turner, the director of the Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention and Advancement at Winthrop University.South Carolina's colleges graduate about 2,000 education majors yearly ? enough to fill half of the 4...

Details emerge in Winthrop firing

ROCK HILL, S.C. - About a dozen employees say a fired president of Winthrop University yelled whenever she was angry and created a hostile work environment. University trustees used the statements when they fired...

Panel to study Winthrop president pay

...commission is slated to consider increasing the salary of Winthrop University interim president Debra Boyd.The school's provost took...year - $169,970 from the state and $130,000 from the Winthrop University Foundation.

The Artside: Simmons takes top prizes in Aiken Artist Guild show

...A resident of Warren ville, S.C., Simmons said she has enjoyed art since childhood, and took classes at Winthrop University. Years later, she earned a degree in interdisciplinary studies with a concentration in music and graphic design...