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News release: Riley Institute at Furman Announces 2020-21 Afterschool & Expanded Learning Policy Fellows
Leaders across all 50 states are working together to grow and strengthen afterschool and expanded learning programs as the country’s education gap widens due to the pandemic.
News release: Dick and Tunky Riley education award finalists selected
Three South Carolina initiatives supporting public education are being recognized for their effectiveness in improving student outcomes. The Alternative Pathways to Educator Certification program, Monaview MAGIC Initiative, and Spartanburg First
News release: National election experts to speak during virtual series presented by the Riley Institute and OLLI at Furman with South Carolina ETV
Robert Costa, moderator for PBS’s Washington Week; Allison Riggs, interim director of the Southern Coalition for Social Justice; and Don Gonyea, national political correspondent for NPR, are among more than
News release: We must act now to dismantle structural racism
In large cities and small towns across America and around the globe, hundreds of thousands have marched in protest of racial discrimination and the police killings of black Americans. Galvanized
News release: Katie Quine Joins The Riley Institute as Marketing and Communications Manager
The Riley Institute at Furman University has appointed a new staff member to direct its marketing and communications work.
News release: Emerging Public Leaders winners announced
High school seniors from around the state are being recognized for creating service projects that help children in foster care, elementary school students and adolescents from low- income families and