Events for Students

See what events are open to students this week at UofSC. For a list of university events open to the public, please visit the UofSC Calendar of Events.

Friday, Oct. 31

DEADLINE — Carolina Productions Executive Board application

The application deadline to be considered for a Carolina Productions Executive Board position Friday, October 31 by 5 p.m.

10:30 a.m. — Say Boo to the Flu

When: Friday, Oct. 31, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Where: Greene Street (rain location is Russell House 2nd floor lobby)
Cost: Free

Pick up hand sanitizer and get tips for staying well, then go to the Thomson Student Health Center to get your flu shot.

8 p.m. — Trick-or-Treating at President Pastides' house

When: Friday, Oct. 31, 8 - 9:30 p.m.
Where: The president’s house
Cost: Free

President Pastides would like to invite all students to come to the President’s House to trick-or-treat

6 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Get On Up”

When: Friday, Oct. 31, 6 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

6 p.m. — Fall Body Image event

When: Oct. 31, 9 p.m.
Where: Russell House Ballroom
Cost: Free

Pick up information on self-care and positive body-image, as part of Carolina After Dark's Costumes & Canvas event.

9 p.m. — Halloween Costumes and Canvas Party

When: Oct. 31, 9 p.m.
Where: Russell House Ballroom
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Join Carolina After Dark on Halloween for a night of custom canvas painting and crafts. FREE FOOD and fun for all participants plus PRIZES to the best costumes

9 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Guardians of the Galaxy”

When: Friday, Oct. 31, 9 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

Saturday, Nov. 1

DEADLINE — Spring Study Abroad Application Due

Final day to submit a spring study abroad application with a $50 late fee. Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted.

6 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Get On Up”

When: Saturday, Nov. 1, 6 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

9 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Guardians of the Galaxy”

When: Saturday, Nov. 1, 9 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

Sunday, Nov. 2

6 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Get On Up”

When: Sunday, Nov. 2, 6 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

9 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Guardians of the Galaxy”

When: Sunday, Nov. 2, 9 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

Monday, Nov. 3

9:30 p.m. — Bowling Night with Carolina After Dark

When: Monday, Nov. 3
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Free bowling, free shoe rental and free pizza! Bring your friends and catch a ride in front of the Russell House at 9:30 p.m. (first round) or 11:30 p.m. (second round).

Tuesday, Nov. 4

Election Day - No Classes

1 p.m. — Suicide Prevention Training

When: Tuesday, Nov. 4, 1 - 3:30 p.m.
Where: Russell House Room 205
Cost: Free

Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training will teach you the warning signs of a suicidal person and early signs of depression, assist you in gaining confidence in how to respond and educate you about the resources available at the University of South Carolina.

Wednesday, Nov. 5

11 a.m. — Ask CP

When: Wednesday, Nov. 5, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where: Russell House 1st floor info desk
Cost: Free

Come share your thoughts and suggestions for entertainment and activities with members of Carolina Productions, the student organization that books campus performers.

11 a.m. — Hip Hop Wednesday

When: Wednesday, Nov. 5, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Where: Greene Street in front of the Russell House
Cost: Free

Come listen to contemporary and old school hip hop music, network and learn about the many opportunities to get involved with diversity activities on campus.

2 p.m. — Skill Builders Leadership Workshop: Marketing Your Experience

When: Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2 - 3 p.m.
Where: Russell House 348
Cost: Free

This interactive workshop focuses on helping students learn how to effectively and compellingly articulate their professional, academic and extracurricular experiences on a resume and in interviews.

Thursday, Nov. 6

5 p.m. — Karaoke Night

When: Thursday, Nov. 6, 5 p.m.
Where: Gamecock Park (Russell House 2nd floor food court)
Cost: Free

Come share your vocal talent or cheer on your friends!

6 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Let’s Be Cops”

When: Thursday, Nov. 6, 6 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

9 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Snow Piercer”

When: Thursday, Nov. 6, 9 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

Friday, Nov. 7

DEADLINE — Poetry Slam

Carolina Productions Poetry Slam Competition applications are due online by Nov. 7th at 4 p.m.

11 a.m. — EmpowHer Conference

When: Friday, Nov. 7, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where: Swearingen 1A03, Faculty/Staff Lounge
Cost: Free

EmpowHer is a free conference geared towards women in the science, technology, engineering and m ath fields who want to learn and discuss the benefits and challenges women face while working in a predominantly male field. Lunch will be provided and six companies, such as Exxon Mobil, Vanguard, SCANA and Intel, will present their knowledge and experience of working in this field. Both men and women are welcome to attend.

6 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Let’s Be Cops”

When: Friday, Nov. 7, 6 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!

9 p.m. — Carolina Productions Movie: “Snow Piercer”

When: Friday, Nov. 7, 9 p.m.
Where: Russell House Theater
Cost: Free with CarolinaCard

Enjoy a FREE movie on campus with your friends!