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Weekly Research Update: Thursday, July 14, 2022

Save the date for Artificial Intelligence: Game Changer or Game Over?

The Office of the Vice President for Research is excited to invite the UofSC community to join us for Artificial Intelligence: Game Changer or Game Over?, a stimulating and timely panel discussion on the ethical and societal implications surrounding the use of artificial intelligence. At this unique semester kick-off event, a lively panel of UofSC faculty researchers, moderated by Vice President for Research Julius Fridriksson, will explore questions about the benefits and risks of artificial intelligence.

We encourage readers to save the date and plan to join us on Thursday, October 6, at 6:00 p.m., at the Darla Moore School of Business W.W. Hootie Johnson Hall. As the big day approaches, we will share new and exciting details about the panelists and discussion, so be sure to sign up for event updates to get the latest news in your inbox. (Sign up is strongly recommended, but not required.) This event is free and open to the public. Learn more at


June 2022 new grant awards report now available

The Office of the Vice President for Research is pleased to share the June 2022 monthly awards report listing new grant awards received by faculty throughout the University of South Carolina System. Get the report.


Register Now: NIH to host two webinars on data management

Later this summer and early this fall, the National Institutes of Health will offer two webinars on the agency’s new Data Management and Sharing Policy, which will go into effect on Wednesday, January 25, 2023. These webinars will provide the information researchers need to understand and comply with the new policy. Registration links, dates and times for the NIH webinars are provided below. Keep your eyes on the Weekly Research Update for information about a University Libraries virtual session coming up this fall to provide additional information on the new NIH Data Management and Sharing Policy.


14 July 2022

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