In the News

UofSC study shows Darlington Raceway contributes $53 million to SC economy

(feat. Tom Regan, sport and entertainment management) --USA Today (via Associated Press)

Professor sheds light on how the 1977 Conference on Women spilt America politically

(feat. Marjorie Spruill, history) --Smithsonian Magazine

Professor pens analysis of courts’ ability to protect democracy

(feat. Kirk Randazzo, political Science) --Washington Post

Dean, former White House correspondent calls Trump press conference ‘utterly fascinating’

(feat. Charles Bierbauer, College of Information and Communications) --Voice of America

Finance professor says Trump set to make mark on Federal Reserve

(feat. Robert Hartwig, finance) --NPR Marketplace

Professor shares Southern history of benne seeds

(feat. David Shields, English) --Star News Online

Faculty expert offers tips for avoiding flu

(feat. Dr. Cedrek McFadden, medicine) --Reader's Digest

Real estate professor says local money is driver of SC commercial real estate

(feat. William Harrison, finance) --Upstate Business Journal

Tax expert explains what South Carolinians need to know for tax filing

(feat. Donna Schmitt, accounting) --SC Radio News Network

Historian put president’s executive orders into context

(feat. Kent Germany, history) --WIS-TV

Insurance expert addresses impact of Obamacare repeal on SC

(feat. Bob Hartwig, finance) --Post and Courier

College of Engineering and Computing to train teachers as part of BMW gift

(Krystal DuBose, engineering and computing) --Herald Journal

“Economist: Withdrawal from TTP could affect South Carolina”

(feat. Bill Hauk, economics) —Columbia Regional Business Report

“USC doctoral student finds nursery rhymes aid brain development”

(feat. Ayan Mitra, College of Education) -- Post and Courier

“What I'm Reading: ‘The Quarter-Life Breakthrough’”

(feat. Jana A. Hirsch, Arnold School of Public Health) -- Chronicle of Higher Education

“USC researchers discover new subtype of cervical cancer”

(feat. Carolyn Banister and Phillip Buckhaults, College of Pharmacy) --The Greenville News

USC Lancaster associate professor's play wins top award

(feat. Howard Kingkade) ----Fort Wayne Reader

UofSC works to preserve, display Marine film archive

(feat. Tom McNally, libraries) --WSPA

Trump’s policies on local policing unclear, UofSC professor says

(feat. Geoffrey Alpert, criminal justice) Sante Fe New Mexican

UofSC historian cited in piece on Charlie Daniel

(feat. Marcia Synnott, history) --Greenville Journal

Professor’s op-ed addresses outlook for ‘dreamers’

(feat. Ben Roth, social work) --Greenville News

UofSC economists say jobs and personal income to grow in SC

(feat. Doug Woodward and Joey Von Nessen, economics) --Upstate Business Journal

Linguist delves into Scotch-Irish influence on language in Appalachia

(feat. Michael Montgomery, linguistics program) --West Virginia Public Broadcasting

“UofSC Professor Teaches Lesson on Importance of Expressing Gratitude”

(feat. Sporty Jeralds, sport and entertainment management) --CEO South Carolina

“USC instructor nets kudos for forensic psychiatry advances”

(feat. Dr. Richard Frierson, School of Medicine) --Palmetto Business Daily

“Michelin teams up with Clemson, USC to create sustainability course”

(feat. Paul Ziehl, civil and environmental engineering) --GSA Business

Drones outside Disney parks will drive traffic to shopping, upscale dining

(feat. Scott Smith, hospitality, retail and tourism management) --FOX News

Archaeologist explains how to identify ancient stone tools

(feat. Andy White, anthropology) --Five Thirty Eight

University of South Carolina professors try to analyze how some pollsters got it wrong

(feat. Charles Bierbauer, College of Information and Communications) --South Carolina Radio Network

“University of South Carolina working to better train STEM teachers”

(feat. Bridget Miller, education) --SC Radio Network

UofSC professor discusses iconic "Daughters of the Dust"

(feat. Nikky Finney, English) --Free Times

Professor says those on Obamacare should be worried post-election

(feat. Chris Witko, political science) --Greenville News

Researcher says people are more likely to be a victim of a white perpetrator than a black one

(feat. Robert Brame, criminology and criminal justice) --The Week

UofSC faculty forge unusual mezzo-soprano-and-violin union

(feat. Rachel Calloway and Ari Streisfeld, music) --Free Times

Professor working to revive the Carolina African runner peanut

(feat. David Shields, English) --New York Times

Professor shares the sumptuous history of porridge

(feat. David Shields, English) --NPR

Professor offers insight to Sen. Tim Scott’s reticent support of Trump

(feat. Todd Shaw, political science) --New York Times

Moore School prof discusses hurricane and catastrophe bond market

(feat. Robert Hartwig, business) --The Wall Street Journal

Venue marketing scholar says Halloween can mean big revenue boost for theme parks

(feat. Scott Smith, hospitality, retail and sport management) --Orlando Sentinel

Policing expert says officers are trained to arrest ringleaders first in riot situations

(feat. Geoff Alpert, criminology and criminal justice) --Charlotte Observer

Opinion: Professor says understanding racism requires knowing history

(feat. Lauren Sklaroff, history) --Post and Courier

Foodways researcher helps bring back heirloom watermelon

(feat. David Shields, English) --Winston Salem Journal

USC Upstate chancellor addresses enrollment growth plan

(feat. Mary Anne Fitzpatrick, USC Upstate) --Greenville News