College News


Bob Jones University

GREENVILLE — Ethan Winningham of Pomaria joined other new students as Bob Jones University hosted its second session of summer orientation on June 23 and June 24.

Incoming students and their parents attended informational sessions about the BJU experience, had the opportunity to ask questions regarding academics, financial aid and student life and generally became familiar with the campus.

Additionally, students had the opportunity to connect with other new students, current students and faculty.

Classes begin Aug. 30. Winningham will be majoring in Engineering.

Piedmont Technical College

NEWBERRY — Newberry resident Jordy Cervantes, a heating, ventilation and air conditioning technology student at Piedmont Technical College, was recently awarded the Fujifilm PTC Golf Classic Scholarship. The scholarship is funded through an annual golf tournament held each spring. Selection is based on academic achievement and financial need.

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