South Carolina State University in Orangeburg hosted a Hip-Hop Symposium of “knowledge, lectures, and a panel discussion,” with an open mic sponsored by Whittaker Library on April 15-16. “We are endeavoring to study the body of literature and knowledge of Hip-Hop culture as a means to providing information literacy to our students,” stated Sherman Pyatt, coordinator of collection development at the Whittaker Library. For more information visit the website at

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