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Fall 2017

English Major Receives Winthrop's Highest Award for Academic Excellence (12/18/2017)

Psychology Professor Selected for Kinard Teaching Award (12/06/2017)

Dolores Vees Establishes Scholarship to Assist First-Generation Students (12/04/2017)

Families Participated in "Share the Color" Food Workshops To Learn About Nutrition (11/16/2017)

Eight Alumni to be Honored with Awards During Homecoming & Reunion Weekend (11/13/2017)

Latest Winthrop Poll Surveys Southern States about Racism and the Economy (11/08/2017)

Four Alumni Running for Winthrop Board of Trustees Seat (11/06/2017)

Department of Mass Communication Will Co-Host Part of 20th annual Native American Film Festival (11/03/2017)

Winthrop Student Voter Turnout Last Fall Higher Than National Average (11/3/2017)

Friends, Former Students of Winthrop History Professor Establish Scholarship (10/20/2017)

West Forum Hosts Rock Hill City Election Debate on Oct. 24 (10/20/2017)

National Aquarium Senior VP Highlights 27th Annual Mass Communication Week (9/29/2017)

Fossils Collected This Summer Will Be Subject of Tests (9/26/2017)

UC Berkeley Biologist Tyrone Hayes to Deliver Oct. 9 M.L.A. Lecture (9/26/2017)

Change the World With Winthrop's New Civic and Public Engagement Minor (9/25/2017)

Winthrop Part of $20 Million Federal Grant to Research Complex Materials (9/20/2017)

Six Leadership and Social Change Series Events Slated for Academic Year (9/19/2017)

Winthrop's McNair Scholars Program Receives Third Round of Funding to Prepare Students for Ph.D. Programs (9/14/2017)

Alumna Endows $100K New Scholarship for Johnsonian Staff Members (09/13/2017)

Rock Hill City Election Candidate Forum Set for Winthrop on Oct. 3 (09/13/2017)

Grants Will Expand Chemistry and Biochemistry Research Opportunities (08/23/2017)

Alumna Establishes Endowed Scholarship to Honor Late Mother (08/14/2017)

Patwardhan Given Second National Teaching Award This Year (08/07/2017)

Winthrop Alumnus Steven Patrick Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship (08/01/2017)


Spring/Summer 2017

Planning for Next Year's NEW Leadership Is Underway (07/31/2017)

Winthrop's Cridland Shares Big South Woman of the Year Honors (07/31/2017)

Shakespeare Carolina Returns to Winthrop With Two Shows This Summer (07/24/2017)

Takita Sumter Appointed Interim Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences (07/18/2017)

Kedrowski to Lead New Center for Civic Learning; Sumter Appointed Interim Dean of College of Arts & Sciences (07/17/2017)

GenCyber Camps at Winthrop Bridge the Gaps in Cyber Security (07/10/2017)

Human Nutrition Program Celebrates Centennial Anniversary (07/10/2017)

English Professor Explores Jung, Africa in New Text (06/28/2017)

100% Online Graduate Programs to Be Offered at Winthrop (06/21/2017)

Rock Hill Legislator and Alumnus Added to West Forum Advisory Board (06/20/2017)

McNair Scholars Present Research at Summer Symposium (06/16/2017)

Chemistry Professor Elected to Serve on ASBMB Council (06/08/2017)

WISE Interns Spent Three Weeks Learning and Teaching About Water (06/02/2017)

Winthrop Senior Honored With Fulbright Award to Study in Thailand (05/16/2017)

Human Nutrition Student Wins State Award (5/02/2017) 

Math Faculty Member Recognized for Early Career Mentoring (05/01/2017)

CBA Dean, Wife Establish Endowment for International Learning Experiences (04/27/2017)

Spots Available for Mathematics Department's Sonia Kovalevsky Day (04/26/2017)

Two Donations to Environmental Programs Expand Opportunities for Students (04/25/2017)

Winthrop Honors Retirees and Award Winners At Close of Academic Year (04/25/2017)

Alumni Couple Establishes Scholarship to Benefit Student Veterans (04/21/2017)

Three Faculty Members Tapped for Awards for Outstanding Work (04/21/2017)

Mass Communication Professor Wins National Teaching Excellence Award (04/14/2017)

President Trump Has 43% Approval Rating in SC According to Latest Winthrop Poll(04/13/2017)

Tadean Page, Julian Holland Elected CSL President, Vice President for 2017-18 (04/12/2017)

Mass Communication Faculty Member Chosen as a Kopenhaver Fellow (04/11/2017)

Charlotte Mayor to Speak at Winthrop April 11 (04/05/2017)

U.S. Legislators To Talk About S.C.'s Race Relations at April 18 Forum (04/05/2017)

Winthrop Earns Voter-Friendly Campus Designation (03/24/2017)

Three NSF Fellowships Awarded to Winthrop Student and Alumni Working in STEM Areas (03/22/2017)

Civil Rights Activist to Speak at Winthrop on April 10 (03/21/2017)

Political Science Professor Elected as Faculty Chair (03/10/2017)

41st Annual Model U.N. Celebrates Milestone (03/08/2017)

Latest Winthrop Poll Results Capture Opinions on President Trump and Others(02/23/2017)

Couple Establishes Endowed Scholarship for Political Science, Business Majors (02/22/2017)

Lincoln Expert in Demand for His Scholarship on Immigration (02/17/2017)

Presidential Candidate Forum at Winthrop Wins Regional Special Events Award (02/15/2017)

English Professor John Bird Discovers Never-Before-Published Mark Twain Children's Story (1/30/2017)

Chemistry Professor Takita Felder Sumter Named First Provost's Faculty Fellow (1/23/2017)

Jan. 30 Discussion to Focus on the Affordable Care Act in South Carolina (1/18/2017)

William Rogers, Winthrop University — Dolphins (1/13/2017)

Anthropology Faculty Member Serves as Co-Editor of Anthology Released This Month (1/9/2017)


Fall 2016

Decision 2016: Educating and Activating Student Voting Power (12/19/2016)

Winthrop Students Create Bilingual Books for Area Agencies to Display (12/11/2016)

Homecoming King and Queen Crowned Nov. 12 at Basketball Game (11/18/2016)

Winthrop to Host 19th Annual Native American Film Festival of the Southeast (11/10/2016)

Nov. 15 Forum to Discuss Consequences of Act 388 on Education (11/10/2016)

Winthrop Poll Shows Hillary Clinton Leads Trump in Virginia (11/02/2016)

Nov. 1 Panel to Talk About Carolina Coverage of Upcoming Election (10/31/2016)

Winthrop Senior Awarded ANSWER Scholarship as a Levine Scholar (10/7/2016)

Jami Hodgins Selected as Inaugural Recipient of the Roddey, Johnson, Gladden, Meriwether Scholarship (10/04/2016)

Latest Winthrop Poll Surveys S.C. Residents on Presidential Candidates (9/29/2016)

Human Nutrition Faculty Explain the Pumpkin Spice Craze (9/22/2016)

Students Encouraged to Vote as Part of Winthrop Decision 2016 (9/14/2016)

English Department Chair Gregg Hecimovich to Speak on N.C. Slave Narrative at Winthrop (9/19/2016)

Winthrop Events Help Put a Face on Syrian Refugees (9/08/2016)

Students Participate in University-Reservation Partnership with Catawba Indian Nation (8/31/2016)

Students to Present Exciting Summer Research Findings on Sept. 16 (8/31/2016)

Cannibals, Harry Potter and Socrates, Oh My: Some of Winthrop's Craziest Fall Courses (8/26/2016)

Winthrop Alumna Travels to Vietnam to Help With Biology Olympiad (8/18/2016)

Social Work Department Chair Named to Accreditation Commission (8/13/2016)

Winthrop Joins Schools Nationwide in Pledge to be Voter Friendly (8/10/2016)

Winthrop's Biochemistry Program Receives Seven-Year Accreditation (08/01/2016)


Spring/Summer 2016

History Professor Asked to Co-edit Lincoln Journal and Speak on Immigration (07/28/2016)

Graduate Announces Winthrop in the Top Social Work Graduate Programs (07/15/2016)

Fort Mill Eagle Scout Builds Rain Garden on Winthrop Campus (07/14/2016)

WISE Interns Tasked with Studying Water-Related Problems (07/05/2016)

Biology Graduate Selected for Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship Award (06/22/2016)

Faculty Members Recognized With Emeritus Status, Tenure or Promotion (06/10/2016)

IMC Grads Create Marketing Strategy for 'Beat Bobby Flay' Chef (05/24/2016)

Candidates for S.C. Senate District 15 Debate on May 19 at Winthrop (05/11/2016)

Four President's Award Recipients Honored at May 7 Undergraduate Commencement (05/09/2016)

Political Science Department Chair Jennifer Disney Honored By Her Alma Mater (05/06/2016)

Few Spots Available for Second Annual Sonia Kovalevsky Day (05/03/2016)

Three Chemistry Majors Win ACS Outstanding Student Leadership Award (05/30/2016)

First Tabletop Role-Playing Gaming Class Called a Success (05/02/2016)

Latest Winthrop Poll Delves into S.C. Residents' Feelings on Race (4/28/2016)

Winthrop Recognizes Employees for Service, Outstanding Work at Annual Awards Ceremony (04/26/2016)

English Major Wins Winthrop's First Student Fulbright Scholarship (4/26/2016)

Adaeze Aninweze First Winthrop Student to Earn Prestigious Boren Scholarship (04/21/2016)

Three Faculty Awards To Be Given at May Graduation Ceremonies (04/21/2016)

Two Political Science Students to Represent SC at College Debate (04/20/2016)

South Carolina Academy of Science Chooses Winthrop for Annual Meeting Site (04/14/2016)

Lightning Strikes Twice for Faculty in Mass Communication (04/12/2016)

The Johnsonian Wins First-Place Student Newspaper in the State (04/11/2016)

Winthrop Benefactor Descendant Establishes Endowed Scholarship for History Majors (04/07/2016)

Sex Slave Survivor to Speak at Dorothy Perry Thompson Colloquium (04/06/2014)

Southeastern Women's Association Will Meet March 31-April 2 at Winthrop (03/28/2016)

Summerville Schools Take Two Top Awards at Model United Nations XL (03/25/2016)

United Way of York County Calls on Social Work Faculty For Help (03/25/2016)

Model U.N. Celebrates 40th Anniversary March 23-25 (03/15/2016)

Darren McColl of SapientNitro to Give March 8 Lecture on Storyscaping (03/06/2016)

Two-Time Alumna Champions Disabilities Advocacy Work at The White House (03/02/2016)

S.C. General Alan Wilson Addresses Human Trafficking on March 1 (02/29/2016)

WFAE's Charlotte Talks Comes to Winthrop Feb. 16 to Discuss Politics (02/13/2016)

Carolina Values Summit to Host Ted Cruz, Ben Carson and Rick Santorum (02/11/2016)

Syndicated Radio Personality Sheri Lynch '13 to Speak on Strength, Resilience (02/10/2016)

Winthrop Mass Comm Major Awarded Grant to Study in Germany (02/09/2016)

History Professor Shares Research About Lincoln and His Thoughts on Immigration (02/05/2016)

Two Diverse Local Authors to Visit Campus (02/05/2016)

David Meeler Tapped as Dalton Endowed Chair of Environmental Sciences and Studies (02-04-2016)

Biology's Matt Heard Explains Worries Over Zika (02-03-2016)

English Faculty Member Selected as New M.L.A. Director (01-21-2016)

Two Upcoming Political Forums Will Cover Foreign Policy and Presidential Primaries (1-20-2016)

Biology Faculty Member Awarded Grant to Explore Stem Cell Growth (01-13-2016)

Third Phase of INBRE Grants Begins For Biomedical Research (01-13-2016)

Beloved Geology Professor, Irene Boland, Passed Away This Week (01-06-2016)

GOP Candidate Donald Trump Brings His Campaign to Winthrop Jan. 8 (01-05-2016)


Last Updated: 8/1/19