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Mark your calendar and take advantage of these events designed to support your growth, development and recognition. Details will be added as they become available.

 

August

8 - Ice Cream Networking Social

When: 3:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 8
Where: Russell House Ballroom C

All division employees are invited to beat the heat with an ice cream treat at the annual Ice Cream Social. Join your colleagues for an end-of-summer snack and chat about what you did on your vacation and what you're most looking forward to during the upcoming semester.

14 - New Graduate Assistant Orientation

When: 8:30 a.m.-noon, Tuesday, Aug. 14
Where: Capstone Carolina Room

All new graduate assistants within the division, regardless of program of study, are invited. Graduate Assistant Orientation will be a great time for graduate assistants to create connections across the division and learn about professional development opportunities available to them at the University of South Carolina.

Registration is required.

 September

7 - Division Meeting: State of the Division with Vice President Pruitt

When: 8:30-10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 7
Where: Russell House Ballroom

Dennis Pruitt, vice president for student affairs and vice provost, will discuss trends and issues in higher education and student affairs and update us on the outlook for the fall semester.

Coffee will be served beginning at 8 a.m.

11 - New Employee Orientation

When: 8-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11
Where: Hollings Library

New Employee Orientation will be a time for new employees to create connections across the division, chat with the division’s associate vice presidents and learn about professional development opportunities available to them at the University of South Carolina. 

20 - What's Dennis Reading? Breakfast

When: 9-10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 20
Where: Osborne Administration Building Room 107C

This informal, yet informative, event is a great opportunity to discuss current trends and issues in higher education. Didn't have time to read the articles? It's OK! The topics vary, and Dr. Pruitt is always open to talking about anything of interest to the attendees.

A light continental breakfast will be provided.

October

12 - Division Meeting: TBA

When: 8:30-10 a.m., Friday, Oct. 12
Where: Russell House Ballroom

Coffee will be served beginning at 8 a.m.

25 - What's Dennis Reading? Breakfast

When: 9-10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25
Where: Osborne Administration Building Room 107C

This informal, yet informative, event is a great opportunity to discuss current trends and issues in higher education. Didn't have time to read the articles? It's OK! The topics vary, and Dr. Pruitt is always open to talking about anything of interest to the attendees.

A light continental breakfast will be provided.

November

2 - Division Meeting: TBA

When: 8:30-10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 2
Where: Russell House Ballroom

Coffee will be served beginning at 8 a.m.

15 - What's Dennis Reading? Breakfast

When: 9-10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15
Where: Osborne Administration Building Room 107C

This informal, yet informative, event is a great opportunity to discuss current trends and issues in higher education. Didn't have time to read the articles? It's OK! The topics vary, and Dr. Pruitt is always open to talking about anything of interest to the attendees.

A light continental breakfast will be provided.

December

7 - Division Meeting: Winter Celebration

When: 8:30-10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 7
Where: Russell House Ballroom

13 - What's Dennis Reading? Breakfast

When: 9-10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13
Where: Osborne Administration Building Room 107C

This informal, yet informative, event is a great opportunity to discuss current trends and issues in higher education. Didn't have time to read the articles? It's OK! The topics vary, and Dr. Pruitt is always open to talking about anything of interest to the attendees.

A light continental breakfast will be provided.

14 - Dessert Bake-Off

When: 3:30-5 p.m., Friday, Dec. 14
Where: Russell House Ballroom

Celebrate the holiday season and some friendly competition with your colleagues at this annual event.