Smart Power: Local High School Students Accepted at Coastal Carolina University

The following local high school students have been accepted at Coastal Carolina University for the Fall 2013 semester.

Travis Russell, a student at Lyme-Old Lyme High School, plans to major in Marketing.

Kaitlyn Morin, a student at Stonington High School, plans to major in Resort Tourism Management.

Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, just minutes from the resort area of Myrtle Beach, S.C. The University offers 56 areas of study toward the baccalaureate degree and seven master’s degree programs in education, writing, coastal marine and wetland studies, and the MBA. Ten new undergraduate degree programs were recently added, including biochemistry, economics, graphic design, information systems, intelligence and national security studies, musical theatre, theatre arts, as well as criminology, health and aging, and social justice tracks in sociology. More than 9,000 students from across the country and the world interact with a world-class faculty, and enjoy a nationally competitive NCAA I athletic program, an inspiring cultural calendar, and a tradition of community interaction that is fueled by more than 160 student clubs and organizations. Visit for more information.