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Announcements

UofSC sweeps governor's science awards

University of South Carolina researchers took home four prizes at Monday’s 2016 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Science, a clean sweep for Carolina in all categories. The prizes, presented by Lt. Gov. Henry McMaster at a Statehouse ceremony, have been awarded to top South Carolina researchers since 1989 and are designed to celebrate achievement in an array of scientific fields.

UofSC to introduce new career management tool

Handshake is a state-of-the-art career management platform allows you to search for jobs and internships, register for events, schedule career coaching appointments and more. It will replace the current tool, JobMate.

Get ready for final exams

With finals week approaching, it’s time to start hitting the books. UofSC has resources to help you ace those exams.

You're always a Gamecock; stay connected after graduation

With graduation around the corner, seniors will start their post-graduate lives across the nation. UofSC offers students such incredible experiences, often making it difficult to say goodbye. Here are just a few ways to stay connected to UofSC even if you’re hundreds of miles away:

All disciplines on display at Discovery Day

When you think research, you think lab coats and beakers. But much more -- including arts, humanities, community service, study abroad, leadership, internships and more -- will be on display at the annual event April 22.

Community Ambassador applications open

Community Ambassadors are student leaders who live off campus and provide support services and education to their fellow off-campus students.

Give It Up for Good this spring

At the end of each semester, University Housing collects donations from students to keep thousands of pounds of reusable items out of the landfill, give back to local charities and help you clean out your residence hall room.

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Stories for Students

Sharon DeWitte (right) and Samantha Yaussy

A skeletal marker of physiological stress might indicate good, rather than poor, health

Biological anthropologist Sharon DeWitte (right) studies ancient skeletons that can open a window onto the human history she hopes to illuminate. But as she and graduate student Samantha Yaussy show in a recently published study, some of the markers on the skeletons that scientists use to decipher the past might need to be looked at in a new light.

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Sail away

Five years ago, there was no Gamecock Sailing Club. Today, there’s an active club with up to 80-plus members during any given semester. Meanwhile, the club’s president, a senior finance major who graduates this week, hopes to turn her passion into a career in the sailing industry.

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Molding a creative life

Rosa and Winton Eugene married in 1968 and moved from South Carolina to Chicago and back home again, with careers in carpentry, nursing, carpet installation and farming along the way. But it’s the work they are doing now – making elegant, functional pottery in their Upstate studio – that has brought them attention. Each will be awarded an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree at commencement.

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