DiGiorgio retiring after 2012-2013 school year

Winthrop University president Anthony DiGiorgio said his tenure of the Rock Hill school will end following the next academic year. DiGiorgio broke the news to the university faculty and staff this morning in a video release, and addressed the media this afternoon. DiGiorgio says he and his wife, Gale, have enjoyed their time serving as [...] Read More

Winthrop VP Brien Lewis Named Catawba College President

Brien Lewis, Winthrop University’s vice president for university development and alumni relations, was announced today as the 23rd president of Catawba College in Salisbury, N.C. Lewis has held many titles at Winthrop since his arrival in 1999 as executive assistant to the president and secretary to the Board of Trustees. He took over leadership in [...] Read More

Cyclists get first peek at city’s bike-friendly plans

Tuesday night, Rock Hill cyclists had their first chance to give their input on future bike-friendly roads and corridors near Winthrop University. More than 100 interested citizens strolled through the Glencarin Garden Learning Center to hear what city planners have in store. City Landscape Architect Danny Young. Tuesday’s session follows a study finalized last year [...] Read More

Cyclists get first peek at city’s bike-friendly plans

Tuesday night, Rock Hill cyclists had their first chance to give their input on future bike-friendly roads and corridors near Winthrop University. More than 100 interested citizens strolled through the Glencarin Garden Learning Center to hear what city planners have in store. City Landscape Architect Danny Young. Tuesday’s session follows a study finalized last year [...] Read More

Huffmon defends Winthrop Poll after attacks from SCGOP

The director of the Winthrop University poll says the chairman of the South Carolina Republican Party is barking up the wrong tree if he believes that the most recent poll is highly questionable. Scott Huffmon said on Wednesday’s edition of Straight Talk on WRHI that despite attacks from Matt Moore, the latest poll did NOT [...] Read More