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SCSU graduates anticipate President Joe Biden’s visit, receiving diplomas

ORANGEBURG, SC (WOLO) — President Joe Biden will be in the Palmetto State on Friday. He will speaking to South Carolina State graduates at its commencement ceremony at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center at 1o in the morning. As excited as campus staff is about the event, the students are also buzzing with anticipation for many reasons. Friday is a big day…

Prominent Attorney slated to speak at commemorative ceremony

ORANGEBURG S.C. (WOLO)-  It’s been 51 years since the Orangeburg massacre and one local historically black college has not forgotten. South Carolina State University has been honoring the victims of this deadly day for over half a century. On February 8, 1968 State troopers shot into a crowd of unarmed black students killing three and injuring over two dozen others,…

Magic Johnson to Establish $2.5M SCSU Endowed Scholarship

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (WOLO) – Five-time NBA Champion Earvin “Magic” Johnson will partner with SC State University to raise $2.5 million toward an endowed scholarship, which will bear the global businessman’s name. Such a philanthropic effort is the first in university history, officials say. The Earvin “Magic” Johnson Endowed Scholarship Fund will support scholars who are working toward earning their degrees from…