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Lance Grantham

Lance Grantham

While Sport and Entertainment Management (SPTE) alumnus Lance Grantham didn't take the ordinary path to finding industry success, he did find a home decked in garnet and black not just once, but now twice.

Eric Cuthbertson

Eric Cuthbertson

For Eric Cuthbertson, travelling over 7,600 miles to Shanghai, China for an outstanding career opportunity not only meant being immersed into a city full of beautiful culture and tradition but also the chance to showcase his many years of expertise on a global level.

When Ambition Meets Creativity

When Ambition Meets Creativity

Rasheed Muhammed is a graduate of HRSM's retail management program. So, what led him to his current position as the VP of SunTrust Bank's Private Banking Music Division?

How an App is Making Green Greener

How an App is Making Green Greener

According to iIT grad, Zachary Dryman, "When the end users are happy because you have provided them with a new technology tool, and they can work more efficiently and have greater insight into the business that they are hoping to achieve, then that's success."

Thriving on the

Thriving on the "Edge of Disaster"

Mark Lockridge, HRTM '03, is the club manager at the Augusta National Golf Club -- a small private club that also just happens to host one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the world. Oh yeah, and he's a self-diagnosed adrenaline junkie.

Cathy Jansen,'01, 2001 tears turned Gamecock success story

Cathy Jansen,'01, 2001 tears turned Gamecock success story

Cathy Jansen remembers August 11, 2001 like it was just yesterday. "I remember standing there, crying like a baby looking out at my son, my husband, my nieces, my sister and parents" said Cathy. "I was so proud of what I had accomplished and knew they were too."

As a Gamecock, my determination has No Limits.

As a Gamecock, my determination has No Limits.

A past mistake, the realities of life and a mother's love are markers guiding Michelle Knight's 18-year journey toward a college degree, a trek that has redefined the life of this Carolina employee and forever changed those she loves.

The Wharton Family: Why We Give

The Wharton Family: Why We Give

Perhaps you could attribute it to his 10-year career in the National Football League. Or maybe to his third-round selection in the NFL Draft or his sense of pride by giving back to the school where he played his college ball.