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Senator Thomas Alexander, community health leader Roland Gardner to receive Riley Institute leadership awards
The Riley Institute has announced that Senator Thomas Alexander (R-Oconee/Pickens) will receive the 2022 OneSouthCarolina Legislative Leadership Award. Roland Gardner, CEO of Beaufort-Jasper-Hampton Comprehensive Health Services (BJHCHS), will receive the
Reading Partners South Carolina wins WhatWorksSC Award
Reading Partners South Carolina received the eleventh annual Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award for Excellence and corresponding $10,000 prize during a virtual celebration of South Carolina public education presented
News Release: Upstate Individuals and Organizations Recognized with Diversity Leadership Awards
On Wednesday, October 20th, the Greenville Chamber and Furman University’s Riley Institute recognized the 2021 recipients of the Upstate Diversity Leadership Awards.
Riley Institute partners with South Carolina Department of Education for new afterschool leadership program
The South Carolina Department of Education and the Riley Institute announced the South Carolina Afterschool Leaders Empowered (SCALE) program to prepare and grow leaders who are working to address the
News Release: Three Public Education Programs Named Finalists for WhatWorksSC Award
Bridges to a Brighter Future, Charleston Promise Neighborhood, and Reading Partners South Carolina have been named finalists for the 11th annual Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award.
News Release: Riley Institute Announces 2021-22 Afterschool Policy Fellows
The White-Riley-Peterson (WRP) Policy Fellowship is equipping 19 newly-selected leaders in the field of afterschool and expanded learning with a real-world understanding of policymaking.