William Sturgis and his wife, Martha Beth, are contributing $600,000 to create a distinguished professorship in the department. They plan to double their contribution in their will.
The centers are made possible through several gifts from Lockheed Martin totaling $20,000.
The discussion is free and open to the public and is part of Furman’s year-long exploration of climate change.
More voices are saying a subpar system is a threat to business, and corporate South Carolina should get behind educational improvements with a sense of urgency.
Tens of thousands of students look to UNCF for the support they need to help pay for tuition, textbooks, and other college costs.
No Palmetto State college or university offers a degree program for either discipline; the closest is the University of North Carolina-Charlotte.
For the 10th year in a row, the University of South Carolina Upstate has been named a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation, for its dedication to campus forestry management and environmental stewardship.
Rigas said his vision is not just to oversee the daily operations of CU-ICAR but also to work closely with the industry and to listen what they have to say.
The Vehicle Assembly Center is a collaboration of CU-ICAR, Greenville Technical College, BMW Manufacturing, and Siemens.
The SC Technical College System and ECPI University will closely examine and improve transfer functions to expand and encourage access for students who complete an associate in arts, science or applied science degree at one of the state's 16 technical colleges to an approved baccalaureate program offered at ECPI University.