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USC Aiken scores high in magazine rankings

The University of South Carolina Aiken has been ranked the top Regional Comprehensive Public College in the South by U.S. News and World Report's America's Best Colleges guide, according to a news ...
Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016

USCA, First Tee partner to raise money for practice course

A proposal to build a nine-hole practice course at the University of South Carolina Aiken could help bring women's golf to the school.
By James Folker | Monday, Aug 22, 2016

USCA graduates urged to stay humble , kind

Carol Johnson, president and CEO of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, gave 403 University of South Carolina Aiken graduates two words to remember at their commencement Wednesday night: Humble and ...
By James Folker | Wednesday, May 4, 2016

USC Aiken to help with new SRS cleanup lab

The Department of Energy has chosen a consortium that includes the University of South Carolina Aiken to develop a proposal for a laboratory to help harness new technology for use in the cleanup ...
By James Folker | Friday, March 25, 2016

TV judge keynote speaker at USC Aiken MLK celebration

The event, featuring Judge Glenda Hatchett as the keynote speaker, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the USC Aiken Convocation Center, 375 Robert M. Bell Parkway. The event is free and open to ...
By Doug Stutsman | Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

Jesse Jackson to visit USCA

Jesse Jackson will visit the University of South Carolina Aiken next week as part of his Rally 2 the Polls tour of South Carolina colleges, encouraging students to register and vote.
Friday, Jan. 8, 2016

USC Aiken, SRNL sign scholars agreement

The Savannah River National Laboratory and the University of South Carolina Aiken are joining in a new program to help students prepare for laboratory careers in science, technology, engineering ...
By Wesley Brown | Friday, Aug 14, 2015

Warrior Project leader touts Success Center

USC Aiken features an on-campus Veteran and Military Student Success Center, where veterans can lounge, do homework or get help with transitional paperwork or financial aid.
By Mike Rosier | Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Haley signs tuition bill for vets

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley signed Senate Bill 391 at USC Aiken to provide in-state tuition at all state public colleges for military veterans and their dependents.
By Mike Rosier | Tuesday, June 9, 2015

High school grads missing out on Pell Grant billions

High school graduates across the country missed out on an estimated $2.9 billion worth of Pell Grant funds last year simply by not filling out a free application.
By Sean Gruber | Monday, Jan. 19, 2015

USC Aiken center awarded for fostering small business

Laura DiSano and Bob Clark, consultants at the Small Business Development Center on the University of South Carolina's Aiken campus, were rewarded by the Small Business Administration.
By Jenna Martin | Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Starbucks opening on USC Aiken campus

Starbucks is opening Monday on the University of South Carolina Aiken campus.
Friday, Jan. 31, 2014

USC Aiken improves campus safety

Emergency calls from USC Aiken's campus can now be pinpointed to an exact location in an effort to make response faster and more accurate.
By Bianca Cain Johnson | Monday, Jan. 6, 2014

USC Aiken ranks as college for vets

The University of South Carolina Aiken was recently ranked one of the best colleges in the South for catering to veterans, according to a poll conducted by US News and World Report.
By Wesley Brown | Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013

Augusta-area schools benefit from GI Bill

As the war on terror winds down, enrollment at colleges, universities and trade schools in the Augusta area has increased, in part thanks to a more generous GI Bill that Congress passed in 2008 to ...
By Wesley Brown | Sunday, April 21, 2013

USC Aiken center to help vets

Military veterans gathered at USC Aiken on Sunday to dedicate the school's new Veteran Student Success Center, the facility expected to help the institution become a national leader in education.
By Wesley Brown | Sunday, April 7, 2013

USC Aiken struggles for state funding

The Aiken campus is one of three institutions, along with USC Beaufort and USC Upstate, that are jockeying for funding parity in the current state budget season.
By Sarita Chourey | Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013

USC Aiken scholarship honors slain officers

A new scholarship at the University of South Carolina Aiken will honor two Aiken police officers who were killed in the line of duty.
By Steve Crawford | Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013

Fewer students at ASU again this year

Augusta State University's student body shrank for the third year in a row as the fall 2012 semester started with 242 fewer students than last year.
By Tracey McManus | Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012

Former USCA star, battling cancer, to appear on 'Say Yes to the Dress'

Meredith Legg, who holds the all-time scoring record USC Aiken's women's basketball team, is not letting her cancer get her down. She will soon take part in a taping of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress."
By Chris Gay | Wednesday, May 23, 2012
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