Commission seeks college board applicants

info@islandpacket.comDecember 12, 2013 

The S.C. College and University Trustee Screening Commission is accepting letters of intent to begin screening candidates for these board seats:

The Citadel, two at-large seats; Clemson University, three at-large seats; Coastal Carolina, Congressional District 1 seat; College of Charleston, Congressional District 1 seat; Francis Marion University, Congressional Districts 1 and 6 seats; Medical University of South Carolina, medical member for Congressional Districts 1 and 6 seats; Winthrop University, Congressional District 6 seat; and the Wil Lou Gray Opportunity School, two at-large seats.

The deadline for notifying the College and University Trustee Screening Commission in writing for candidacy is 5 p.m. Jan. 3. Letters of intent should be addressed to: Sen. Harvey S. Peeler Jr., College and University Trustee Screening Commission, Chairman, P.O. Box 142, Columbia, SC 29201.

The letter can also be hand-delivered to the commission's office at 213 Gressette Building in Columbia or scanned and emailed to the commission at

Details: Martha Casto or Julie Price at 803-212-6430 or by email to or

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