Friday letters: USC has some teaching to do

January 3, 2014 

— I had heard that the University of South Carolina was a pioneer in remedial programs for students who aspire to a college education. How is it then that a sophomore football player could be quoted in The State as tweeting: “Ppl don’t know what they be talking about …”?

President Harris Pastides and the head of USC’s remedial program: Are you listening?

Neil J. Mahoney

Columbia

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