Campus corner: June 14, 2018

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Central Carolina Technical College

Central Carolina Technical College President Dr. Michael Mikota has announced the spring 2018 student honors lists. This term, 406 students have been honored. The President's List recognizes students who were enrolled in at least 12 semester credit hours and achieved a 4.0 grade-point average for the term. The Part-Time President's List recognizes students who were enrolled in six to 11 credit hours and achieved a 4.0 grade-point average for the term.

Central Carolina Technical College's Dean's List recognizes students who were enrolled in at least 12 semester credit hours and achieved at least a 3.5 grade-point average for the term. This term, 373 students have been honored. The Part-Time Dean's List recognizes students who were enrolled in six to 11 credit hours and achieved at least a 3.5 grade-point average for the term.

Full-Time President's List

Part-Time President's List

Full-Time Dean's List

Part-Time Dean's List

S.C. State Fair names 2018 scholarship recipients

The South Carolina State Fair has named its Ride of Your Life Scholarship recipients for 2018. The fair annually awards 50 scholarships to South Carolina high school students planning to pursue their studies at any public or private college, university or technical college in the state. The $6,000 scholarships are awarded at an annual rate of $1,500 and are based on academic and extracurricular achievement, communication skills, need and completeness of the application.

"Educating the state's youth remains a priority of the fair, and we are passionate about this mission," State Fair manager Nancy Smith said.

Scholarship recipients must maintain a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale and enroll in at least 30 credit hours each academic year to receive funding for that year. The following local students were named scholarship recipients: Everett Dinkins of Sumter High School; Tristan Furrow of Thomas Sumter Academy; and Horton Gibson of Manning High School.