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Guest Post: Data Analytics Drive Business Gains

January 11, 2019

To help Upstate companies tap into this data potential, Furman University Undergraduate Evening Studies offers a Data Analytics Certificate program aimed at equipping professionals who have completed bachelor’s degrees with data insights.

TOPICS: Business, Education, Colleges & Universities, Technology, Guest Posts

Upstate healthcare training featured in New York Times

December 20, 2018

The New York Timesrecently reported on healthcare training programs from the Upstate, calling out the Greenville Health Care Simulation Center, which is used by the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville and Clemson University School of Nursing.

TOPICS: Celebrations, Innovation, Education, Workforce Development, Bioscience, Life Science, Colleges & Universities

Eight Economic Successes for 2018

December 11, 2018

Reflecting on the wins, announcements and fresh ideas implemented in 2018, we’ve found eight ways the Upstate is positioning for continued economic success.

TOPICS: Advocacy, Existing Industry, Global Competitiveness, International, Manufacturing, Business Recruitment, Celebrations, Materials, Skilled Workforce, Education, Bioscience, Automotive, Colleges & Universities

Preparing Students for Success

August 3, 2018

This month, an Upstate charter school will open its doors to offer students with dyslexia better tools for overcoming literacy challenges.

TOPICS: Education, Workforce Development

Reflections on 2017 Upstate Economic Successes

December 19, 2017

These collaborative initiatives will position our region for continued growth in 2018 and beyond.

TOPICS: Advocacy, Existing Industry, Global Competitiveness, International, Manufacturing, Business Recruitment, Celebrations, Materials, Skilled Workforce, Education, Bioscience, Automotive, Colleges & Universities, SEUS-Japan

Additive Manufacturing and Education in the Upstate

September 13, 2017

Additive manufacturing, or the building of three-dimensional objects by adding layer upon layer of material, now plays a role in Upstate classrooms as well.

TOPICS: Manufacturing, Innovation, Education, Technical College System, Technology