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Riley Fellows in the News: August 12, 2020
Angela Bain (Midlands, Spring 2017) is now interim superintendent for the newly formed Clarendon School District 4. Read more. Bruce Barkley (Upstate, Fall 2016) was named president and general manager
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
Riley Fellows in the News: July 8, 2020
Russell Booker (Upstate, Fall 2009) is slated to become executive director of the Spartanburg Academic Movement and diversity and economic inclusion consultant for the Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce. Read
Riley Fellows in the News: June 25, 2020
Michael Mikota (Midlands, Spring 2015) was named president of Spartanburg Community College. Read more. Damon Qualls (Upstate, Fall 2019), principal of Monaview Elementary School, was named Greenville County Schools administrator
Tribute to Bill White
The Richard W. Riley Institute at Furman staff were profoundly saddened upon hearing about the passing of Bill White, Chairman of the Board of the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, and