May 08, 2017, Adena Rice
The University of South Carolina will be represented abroad by our seven Fulbright US Student grantees for the 16th consecutive year as they conduct research, study and serve as English Teaching Assistants.
May 04, 2017, Adena Rice
Before or after their graduation, students can walk over to the Alumni Center and have their picture taken in their caps and gowns.
April 11, 2017, Adena Rice
Sustainable Carolina was selected as a statewide recipient of the South Carolina Student Organization Service Achievement Award.
April 11, 2017, Adena Rice
The University of South Carolina men’s rugby team won the South Carolina Rugby Conference championship, securing them the final spot in the men’s college rugby 7s field for this year’s Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship.
April 03, 2017, Jeff Stensland
Columbia Major Steve Benjamin and the city of Columbia plan to commemorate South Carolina's NCAA Women's Basketball National Championship with a parade at 3 p.m., Sunday (April 9) on Main Street.
March 30, 2017
The university is very concerned about an incident that occurred at Pour House over St. Patrick’s Day weekend. The safety of our students is our biggest concern, and we will continue to work with law enforcement and our neighbors in Five Points to resolve the case.
March 27, 2017
Faculty, staff, post-docs and students can sign up as reviewers, judges and volunteers for the first Discover USC research showcase event on April 21.
March 27, 2017
In honor of National Public Health Week, the Arnold School of Public Health will be offering free hearing and health screenings. All faculty, staff and students are invited.
March 16, 2017
Students who are approved to participate in spring 2017 commencement ceremonies can access guest tickets online March 17-31.
March 14, 2017, Adena Rice
The Federal Bureau of Investigation recently reported that college students across the nation are being entangled in an employment scam that could result in financial damages and identify theft. The Career Center works with several organizations and top employers to provide opportunities for students, which are vetted of scams in a number of ways.
March 10, 2017
Students will have a chance to ask questions and hear from Academy Award-winning director Francis Ford Coppola at a President’s Leadership Dialogue later this month.
March 02, 2017, Adena Rice
As the weather gets warmer and spring is in full bloom, it is now time to change the batteries in your smoke detector. A smoke detector’s batteries must be changed every six months, typically in the spring and fall, but it is still important for students to know fire safety all year round. Off-Campus Student Services and USC Fire and Safety have compiled tips to keep students safe while living off-campus through some fire prevention guidelines.
March 01, 2017
This month’s Tech Tuesday Talk will feature Public Health Ph.D. candidate Alicia Dahl, who will discuss her work on technology-based interventions and support for pregnant women.
February 15, 2017, Adena Rice
Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2017 Outstanding Advocate for First-Year Students Award until March 17.
February 11, 2017, Jeff Stensland
University of South Carolina chemical engineering professor John Monnier has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), a prestigious group of researchers selected for their significant and lasting contributions to the field.
February 08, 2017, Abigayle Morrison
Bring your lunch and join Patricia Moore-Pastides, the first lady of the University of South Carolina, as she shares her passion for healthy cooking during an informative and interactive session.
February 06, 2017, Kathryn McPhail
Eva Schloss, a Holocaust survivor and the stepsister of Anne Frank, will share her childhood and wartime experiences at the University of South Carolina’s President’s Leadership Dialogue at 10 a.m. Feb. 27 at the Koger Center. The dialogue is part of the university’s Carolina Leadership Initiative, which fosters leadership development among students and makes leaders from various fields and backgrounds available to students and the community.
February 02, 2017
Statement on recent Executive Order
January 20, 2017, Lauren McCarthy
Coming up with New Year's Resolutions is easy, but following through on them can be hard, especially for college students. To help you on your way, we've come up with some tips and resources that might just give you the boost you need to accomplish those goals you’ve been putting off for years.
January 12, 2017, Madeline Thorn
University of South Carolina chemistry professor Chuanbing Tang was named by President Barack Obama as one of 102 scientists to receive the 2017 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers -- the highest award given by the U.S. government to researchers in the early stages of their independent careers.
January 05, 2017, Yolanda Jones
Remote parking and shuttle service for Founder’s Park will not be available in the spring semester because of baseball season. Commuting students and others who use that lot are encouraged to make alternate plans for the spring semester.
January 05, 2017
UofSC students are invited to volunteer for the 21st annual Martin Luther King Jr. Days of Service, Jan. 14 and 21.
December 21, 2016, Allen Wallace
The University of South Carolina claimed the No. 1 spot in the U.S. and No. 3 in the world in the 2016 ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments. The rankings, published Dec. 8, credit the Arnold School of Public Health’s exercise science and athletic training programs, the College of Education’s physical education program and the College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management’s sport and entertainment management program
December 19, 2016
A cohort of social work students stepped on the UofSC campus for the first time to receive their diplomas. The MSW students studied with Carolina faculty for the past two years while living in their native Korea.
December 16, 2016, Peggy Binette
The University of South Carolina will host a series of public events in commemoration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Jan. 12 – 15. This year marks the 34th year for the university’s annual celebration to honor the civil rights leader. The 2017 commemoration will include a panel discussion, a community breakfast and gospel music performance.
December 09, 2016, Lynn Schutte
Six University of South Carolina graduate students will receive awards under the Donna and Andrew Sorensen Endowment for Health Sciences Fund. The fund was established to reward top doctoral students in the health sciences field who are focusing on cancer research.
November 28, 2016, Lynn Schutte
INSIGHT Into Diversity named the University of South Carolina a recipient of their diversity and inclusion award for the fifth straight year.
November 28, 2016, Jeff Stensland
University of South Carolina sociology professor Douglas Anderton and chemistry professor Stephen Morgan have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Election as a AAAA fellow is among the most prestigious honors awarded in academia.
November 17, 2016, Jo Jo Winklemann
The University of South Carolina invites members of the campus and surrounding community to participate in holiday festivities that include the annual tree lighting, choral concerts, toy and food donation drives and a holiday card exhibit.
November 11, 2016, Lynn Schutte
Carolina students and the public are invited to watch and cheer entrepreneur teams who will pitch their innovative ideas in the “Shark Tank” style final competition of The Proving Ground Nov. 17 at the University of South Carolina.
November 10, 2016, Adena Rice
Stand Up Carolina is launching a campaign this spring to encourage students to intervene in negative situations even if they’re uncomfortable or worried about what their peers will think. Student Health Services is looking for students to share stories for its campaign.
November 09, 2016, Megan Sexton
The University of South Carolina will offer a new scholarship program designed to reward high school students for a wide variety of academic achievements and extracurricular activities.
November 02, 2016, Megan Sexton
Anita Lobel, the acclaimed author and illustrator of children’s books, will be honored by the Ex Libris Society at the University of South Carolina Nov. 17 where she will be presented with the Thomas Cooper Society medal in recognition of her contribution to the arts. The dinner is open to the public, with reservations required by Nov. 11. Lobel's has donated her archive, which includes illustrations, artwork, manuscripts and papers to the University of South Carolina Libraries. Pieces from the collection, will be on display in the university’s Hollings Special Collection Library, starting Nov. 7.
October 23, 2016
Michelin North America invites students from UofSC and Clemson to apply for Civil and Environmental Engineering 490, an introductory course to industrial sustainability. Up to 12 students from each school will be chosen to join the project starting this spring.