Discover USC showcases research, scholarship, leadership and creative projects by
undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral scholars and medical scholars representing
the entire USC System, from the Upstate to the Lowcountry.
Join us on Friday, April 21, 2017 for the first annual Discover USC showcase, the place for innovation, leadership
and creativity in action at South Carolina’s flagship university and premier Carnegie
Tier 1 research institution. This gathering of student and faculty excellence provides
a comprehensive view of all that USC has to offer as a research powerhouse, educational
and economic hub and good neighbor to the Palmetto State community.
Discover USC 2017 will feature:
About 1,000 poster and oral presentations of cutting-edge research, outstanding scholarship,
student leadership and community outreach
A world-class keynote speaker to kick off the day’s festivities
Chances to have your picture taken with everyone’s favorite mascot, Cocky
Displays and demonstrations from USC’s cutting-edge research labs
Discover USC News
Take the 2017 Discover USC Feedback Survey
The Discover USC organizing committee invites everyone who attended Discover USC 2017 to take our feedback survey.
Plan Your Visit to Discover USC 2017
Join us for Discover USC on Friday, April 21, 2017, and use our web-based tools to plan your day at USC's premier showcase of research, scholarship, creativity and leadership.
Discover USC Needs Your Help
Discover USC is seeking faculty, staff, postdocs and students to serve as reviewers/judges and volunteers at Discover USC on Friday, April 21. Sign up today--registration closes at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 3!
Discover USC Presenter Registration Deadline Extended
Undergraduate and graduate students and postdoctoral scholars can still register to present a poster at Discover USC. The extended registration period will close on Friday, March 17, at 5:00 p.m.
Showcase Your Organization at Discover USC
Registration is now open for organizations affiliated with USC and Palmetto Health to request a free outreach table at Discover USC. Register by Monday, April 3, 2017 to secure your space.
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The Discover USC organizing committee is seeking feedback from all Discover USC 2017
attendees. We invite you to complete a quick, easy, six-question
feedback survey. We value your input, and look forward to putting it to good use making Discover
USC 2018 even better.
Friday, April 20, 2018 Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center 1101 Lincoln Street Columbia, SC 29201
This event is free and open to the public.