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Seantyel Hardy Awarded $1,000 Visionary Scholarship
This month, Seantyel Hardy has been selected to receive the Howell and Christmas $1,000 Visionary Scholarship. The firm introduced the scholarship to assist law school students with reaching their educational goals. The win comes as a result of her winning essay on the impact of the United States Constitution on the everyday lives of Americans.
Hardy, who graduated from the University of Florida with a major in journalism, served as a student government senator. Her studies placed an emphasis of the First Amendment freedoms of speech and the press. She recalled an exercise in which the College… Read More
Howell and Christmas announce Fall Session Visionary Scholarship winner, Seantyel Hardy
MOUNT PLEASANT, SOUTH CAROLINA- Understanding the sometimes insurmountable debt students face when planning their attendance to law school, last year, the law firm of Howell and Christmas announced a twice yearly, $1,000 Visionary Scholarship help alleviate some of the financial burden. Gary Christmas, founding firm partner, says the scholarship is “…in line with our overall mission…”
The 500 – 1,000 word essay-based scholarship opportunity asks prospective recipients to write about one of three topics; the right of American’s to trial by jury, the impact of the United… Read More
Congratulations to Attorney Reese Stidham
Congratulations to Attorney Reese Stidham. We are pleased to announce that Reese has graduated from South Carolina Bar’s 2015 Leadership Academy. This highly selective program is designed to equip young lawyers with skills necessary to take positions of leadership within their communities.
The academy also provides networking opportunities, community awareness, and professionalism training to the selected participants. During the course of six months, class members connect with legislators and judges in order to gain insight into ways they can become leaders in the community… Read More