All faculty on the Columbia and Palmetto College campuses are invited to the Provost’s Undergraduate Summit for Faculty: Integrative and Experiential Learning. Featured students and faculty from Columbia and Palmetto College campuses will share innovative projects, and there will be time for networking and discussion of promising practices.
The opening session includes lunch with a keynote address looking toward 2016-2017. Following round table discussion and breakout session, Provost Joan Gabel will provide closing comments and welcomes the opportunity to meet with faculty informally as they view poster and information tables while enjoying refreshments.
The day opens with lunch and concludes with a wine and cheese reception with the Provost.
About the Office of the Provost
The Provost is charged with the oversight of the University of South Carolina's graduate and undergraduate academic programs as well as curriculum development, program assessment and university accreditation. She is also responsible for leading the formulation and implementation of system-wide academic affairs policies relating to faculty hiring, retention, tenure, promotion and development.
The Provost provides budgetary oversight for all USC Columbia academic units and academic support areas and manages the strategic planning processes for those units.