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Lander University to Host Greenwood City Council Meeting

Post Date:02/19/2019 8:25 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2019

Lander University to Host Greenwood City Council Meeting

GREENWOOD—The city council will hold its regular meeting for the month of February on the campus of Lander University.

The meeting will take place on Monday, February 25, at 5:30 p.m. in room 300 of the Carnell Learning Center. In addition to council’s regular business matters, City Manager Julie Wilkie—a graduate of Lander’s political science program—and members of council have also agreed to hold a question-and-answer session with Lander students upon adjournment.

This event is part of Lander’s “Achieving the Promise” series, sponsored by a grant from South Carolina Humanities. City council meetings are normally held at Greenwood City Hall (520 Monument St.) on the third Monday of each month. The change in location for council’s February meeting aims to afford Lander’s campus community the opportunity to engage with the city’s elected officials, as well as showcase the strong partnership between Lander and the City of Greenwood.

For more information on the “Achieving the Promise” series, visit www.lander.edu/atp or call the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences at 864-388-8176.

S.C. Humanities:
The mission of South Carolina Humanities is to enrich the cultural and intellectual lives of all South Carolinians. This not-for-profit organization presents and/or supports literary initiatives, lectures, exhibits, festivals, publications, oral history projects, videos and other humanities-based experiences that reach more than 250,000 citizens annually. South Carolina Humanities receives funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities as well as corporate, foundation and individual donors. It is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of community leaders from throughout the state.