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Continuing Partnerships: UN Youth Corps internship program is extended for three years

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Coastal Carolina University and the Bunnelle Foundation recently signed a three-year agreement to continue a program in which students work with public and private entities in paid internships in Georgetown County. The United Nations Georgetown RISE Youth Corps initiative is a high impact, transformative internship program centered on giving students real life skills and experiences in […]

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Happy Holidays from Georgetown RISE!

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Thank you to everyone who joined us this year in working toward a resilient, sustainable Georgetown County. We have a lot to be grateful for and to celebrate. We have created our first-ever quarterly newsletter to share some of our accomplishments from 2018. Have a wonderful holiday season and best wishes for the New Year!

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City of Georgetown: Interactive Dialogue on Community Planning for Flooding

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Event Announcement: City of Georgetown: Interactive Dialogue on Community Planning for Flooding December 5th from 3:00 – 5:00pm at the Coastal Carolina University Georgetown Campus, 903 Front Street, Georgetown. This is a FREE event, but registration is required. Refreshments are provided. Register here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/32278F2 As part of a NOAA Scientific Transfer grant, this interactive workshop is an […]

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GeorgetownRISE Flood Simulation at MI2020 Fall Chowder Talk

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Georgetown RISE will host an interactive Role Play Simulation on Flooding at the MI2020 Annual Fall Chowder Talk will be held on Thursday, November 1st from 5:30PM-7:30PM at the Murrells Inlet Community Center (4462 Murrells Inlet Rd, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576). This Chowder Talk will include an interactive role play simulation on flooding and sea […]

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Internship Opportunity: Georgetown RISE Youth Corps

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Internship Opportunity The Georgetown RISE Youth Corps Spring 2019 Internships Do you know a Coastal Carolina University student with an interest in gaining first-hand career experience? An interest in sustainable development? An opportunity to be paid while practicing real-life skills? Please help us spread the word about this exciting opportunity! The United Nations Georgetown RISE […]

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Growth on the Waccamaw Neck: Community gathers to envision the future

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Over 75 community members gathered on October 12th to discuss Land Use Planning on the Waccamaw Neck. A number of common themes have emerged from conversation(s) which are summarized in the report generated by our consultants, Dover and Kohl and Associates. In the coming weeks, a visual representation will be generated to suggest the impact(s) of these ideas. This meeting […]