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...

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Winthrop president is fired by trusteesCOLUMBIA - Winthrop University fired its president Thursday after less than a year, saying she violated the Rock Hill college's nepotism policy by hiring her...

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.

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...

Walker committs to Winthrop University

North Augusta graduate Tyrone Walker has verbally committed to play basketball for Winthrop University in Rock Hill, S.C., after spending one season at New Hampton Prep School in New Hampshire. "It's (Winthrop) close to...

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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...

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...investigating.Students shocked by sudden tuition jumpROCK HILL, S.C. - Some students and faculty members at Winthrop University say they were surprised to find out the school increased summer school tuition by 40 percent this year.The tuition...

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Winthrop approves increase in tuition ROCK HILL - Winthrop University trustees Tuesday approved a tuition increase of $355 a semester for South Carolina undergraduates and $735 a semester for out-of-state...

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...will forgive 56-year late charge ROCK HILL - Winthrop University officials say they won't charge a man the estimated...South Carolina has been missing from the shelves at Winthrop University's Dacus Library since 1946. Alex McFadden has...

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Winthrop workers must take furloughs for cuts ROCK HILL, S.C. --- All Winthrop University employees will have to take six days of unpaid leave to help the South Carolina school deal with budget cuts. University officials...