Faculty and Staff Announcements

Open enrollment for State ORP

January 22, 2018, Megan Joyner

The State Optional Retirement Program (State ORP) open enrollment period is in progress and will run through Thursday, March 1. During this time, participants may change vendors or switch to the South Carolina Retirement System.

Free yourself: getting organized

January 09, 2018, Jalesa Cooley

A clean home and workplace allows you to be more productive and experience less stress. Get organized and become clutter free this semester by taking part in an online seminar courtesy of your Employee Assistance Program.

Phishing emails circulating on university accounts

September 15, 2017

A significant number of “phishing” emails have been identified on the student email system recently. Phishing messages say things such as your email storage is almost full, your email will stop working if you don’t click on a link to verify your account, etc. These are not legitimate email messages and should be deleted. The University of South Carolina will never ask for you to verify your email account in this manner.

USC Press names new director

August 22, 2017

Richard Brown has been named director of the University of South Carolina Press. Brown will be responsible for the editorial, fiscal and marketing strategies of USC Press, South Carolina’s oldest and largest book publisher, specializing in scholarly humanities and regional trade publications

Apply for the Social Justice Activist Program

August 01, 2017, Jalesa Cooley

The Social Justice Activist Program (SJP), a program through the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs designed to create a network of students, faculty, and staff who acknowledge and actively work to combat bias, is now taking applications for the Fall 2017 cohort.

2017-2018 PAL Fellows named

July 26, 2017, Jalesa Cooley

On Aug. 16, 2017, 26 senior faculty and administrative leaders will begin a yearlong professional development program for the fourth year of UofSC's Pipeline for Academic Leaders program.