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June 29, 2011
Gamecock fans welcome home the back-to-back national champions
February 17, 2011
Exhibit examines many facets of women's writing
SorensenApril 17, 2011
Andrew Sorensen, 27th president, dies
Pastides, Loadholt issue statements on Sorensen's death.
September 16, 2010
$30 million pharmacy gift will create special center
School of Medicine researchersMarch 10, 2010
Scientists hope formula becomes new life saver
Scientists at the School of Medicine hope their patented formula could become a lifesaver for trauma victims.
September 14, 2012
What's the big idea?
June 10, 2013
USC alum takes love for retro rock to market
September 07, 2012
Her heart will go on
August 28, 2012
USC tourism researchers say Aiken horse park a good bet
August 03, 2012
Warr, von Lehe tapped for leadership of USC Board of Trustees
March 07, 2012
Moore School professor awarded Fulbright to study multinational corporations
TwitterNovember 15, 2010
Professors use Twitter in foreign language class
TurkeysNovember 19, 2010
Alumnus raises special turkeys on a special farm
Summer 2010 student seriesNovember 24, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Financial analyst intern
Summer 2010 student seriesNovember 24, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Field excavation in Israel
Summer 2010 student seriesOctober 20, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro
Summer 2010 student seriesAugust 06, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Make history more accessible
Tour of DuteSeptember 13, 2010
Tour of duty: Pastides visiting military installations
USC president participating in JCOC (Joint Civilian Orientation Conference) Sept. 11-16 with some of the nation’s top civilian leaders.
Farmers MarketAugust 27, 2010
It’s back! Healthy Carolina Farmers Market returns
Just as students return to campus, the Healthy Carolina Farmers Market returns every Tuesday, from Aug. 31 through Sept. 28.
Summer 2010 student seriesAugust 18, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Combine science and sailing
Lauren RoseJuly 07, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Manage an outdoor café
Summer 2010 student seriesAugust 05, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Conduct whale research
Step by stepMarch 12, 2010
Public health researcher resolves to take 5 million steps in one year
I.S. Leevy JohnsonAugust 02, 2010
I.S. Leevy Johnson to address USC graduates
Columbia lawyer to speak at summer commencement exercises for baccalaureate, master’s and professional-degree recipients from all eight campuses at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 7, in Colonial Life Arena.
Summer 2010 student seriesJune 18, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Conduct statistics research
The Winter's TaleApril 05, 2010
Don Mackay to star in ‘The Winter’s Tale’
comedy maskJune 22, 2010
Theatre South Carolina announces new season
Derrick HugginsJuly 16, 2010
Think College aimed at rural high school students
Carolina Day at the StatehouseMarch 11, 2010
Carolina Day at the Statehouse returns March 24
Alumni, faculty, staff and supporters of the university to march to Statehouse Wednesday, March 24, for annual Carolina Day at the Statehouse.
Hollings Library DedicationJuly 14, 2010
University to dedicate Hollings Library July 23
Vice President Joe Biden to speak; other dignitaries and elected officials, including Sen. Hollings and U.S. Rep. James Clyburn, to be featured.
Gamecock Cachet RevealedJuly 16, 2010
U.S. Postal Service to honor National Champions with special envelope
Francis MarionJuly 07, 2010
Archaeologist's research could boost SC's heritage tourism
Into the WildFebruary 12, 2010
Freshmen to go into the wild for First-Year Reading
Freshmen will venture into the Alaskan wilderness as part of this fall's First-Year Reading Experience selection: Into the Wild, by Jon Krakauer.
Jonathan GreenMarch 05, 2010
Jonathan Green to give Smalls lecture March 18
Summer 2010 student seriesJuly 07, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Create theatre posters
CricketJune 22, 2010
Come into my parlor, said the spider to
Ballet Stars of New YorkMarch 05, 2010
Ballet Stars of New York perform March 20
Nanotechnology scientistsMarch 16, 2010
Nanomaterials get to the heart of the matter
Scientists at the University of South Carolina are using nano-sized particles of gold to try to alter the function of faulty cardiac valves, a breakthrough that could one day improve cardiac treatment for humans.
Summer 2010 student seriesJune 15, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Study ways to help impoverished African families
Summer 2010 student seriesJune 18, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Conduct political research in Istanbul, Turkey
Past, Present, and FutureMarch 16, 2010
54th annual student art exhibit now on display at McMaster Gallery
Photo from an Apollo missionJune 21, 2010
USC Aiken planetarium offers public programs this summer
PaintingJune 21, 2010
Natural beauties are on exhibit at USC Sumter through August 26
The Science of SleepDecember 15, 2009
The Science of Sleep

University of South Carolina School of Medicine researcher examines link between women, hormones, and sleep apnea.


Summer 2010 student seriesJune 16, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Coach basketball at Little Gamecocks Camp
World Cup small imageJune 08, 2010
Former Gamecock goalie playing in World Cup
Future FuelsOctober 02, 2009
Future Fuels at Carolina: much more than hydrogen
From next-generation nuclear and battery development to advances in solar, biomass, sustainable carbon, and fuel cells, Carolina scientists are studying an array of future fuels, the academic initiative theme for the Oct. 11 football game with Kentucky.
A chemistry courseFebruary 05, 2010
A chemistry course -- with a side order of food

An Honors College course teaches the basic concepts of chemistry by taking a scientific perspective of food and cooking.


Dance MarathonFebruary 23, 2010
2010 Dance Marathon sets fundraising record
Smart app screen smallMay 24, 2010
Smart app shows inside of Horseshoe buildings
Southeastern Piano FestivalMay 31, 2010
Southeastern Piano Festival set for June 13-19
Olympic DreamsFebruary 12, 2010
Carolina students help Vancouver get ready
Not all Olympians are athletes -- nine students from the Department of Sport and Entertainment Management are working behind the scenes at the Winter 2010 Games.
Teach 4 AmericaAugust 10, 2009
Why I Teach for America
Four Carolina graduates explain why they joined the ranks of Teach for America -- and what they hope to accomplish.
Summer 2010 student seriesMay 19, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Open a professional theater
What I Did This Summer-ParisAugust 18, 2009
What I Did This Summer - Paris
Jaime Misenheimer artworkJune 07, 2010
Art alumna exhibits her work in Athens, Greece
Wireless Internet in 2010September 11, 2009
Campus to be wireless by 2010
Arts at CarolinaSeptember 16, 2009
The Arts at Carolina: Your Passport to the World
Carolina's diverse cultural offerings enhance student learning and improve the quality of life for the state's citizens.
Grass RootsJanuary 15, 2010
Grass Roots: African Origins of an American Art
Grass Roots is a major exhibition that opens at the University Feb. 13 before traveling to the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. and the Museum for African Art in New York City.
Summer 2010 student seriesMay 24, 2010
What I Did This Summer: Learn how an international arts festival is run
Haiti Relief ConcertJanuary 29, 2010
Haiti Relief Concert
University AddressSeptember 17, 2009
University address outlines Advance Carolina plans
University President Harris Pastides reviewed the past year and looked ahead to next year and beyond in his inaugural State of the University address Sept. 16.
May Session Dominican RepublicMay 20, 2010
HRTM students land in paradise for May session
Early Admissions DeadlineOctober 12, 2009
High School Seniors, don't miss upcoming admissions deadlines
Black History MonthFebruary 05, 2010
February is Black History Month
Carolina BaseballMay 20, 2010
Gamecock baseball up for SEC Championship; three-day series starts Thursday
Opera at USCMarch 18, 2010
Opera at USC performs 'Figaro' March 26 and 28
Neuroscience ResearchNovember 11, 2009
Designer genes target serious diseases
Neuroscientists at Carolina are using virus-mediated gene transfer to target an array of serious diseases and disorders.
Big Brother Angelo Moore and Little Brother Elijah BurroughsMay 18, 2010
Student named Big Brother of the Year
SEC Academic NetworkSeptember 11, 2009
SEC and ESPN launch new online network
President's ReportSeptember 11, 2009
State of the University Address is Sept. 16
Chinese Film GiftDecember 07, 2009
Chinese film gift includes more than 650 titles
Laura Dassow WallsMay 12, 2010
English professor wins Guggenheim award
Carolina CaresDecember 07, 2009
Carolina Cares marks 40 years of compassion
Started by students 40 years ago, Carolina Cares provides food, toys, and personal care items to the needy during the holidays.


Green media literacyMay 11, 2010
May session course asks, 'What is green media literacy?'
Women's History MonthMarch 04, 2010
March is Women's History Month
December 10, 2009
Order tickets for the Papa John's Bowl on Jan. 2
USC Beaufort AthleticsMay 14, 2010
USC Beaufort sports teams have great seasons
Y'ALL winnersAugust 21, 2009
New Y’ALL winners have a lot in common
Two young alumni have been selected as the new Faces of Y'ALL, representing Carolina at many events for the next year.
Women's and Gender Studies InitiativeDecember 04, 2009
Women’s and Gender Studies initiative focuses on Midlands municipality
Carolina's Women's and Gender Studies program is focusing on the Cayce/West Columbia area as part of its Women's Well-being Initiative.
Private GivingAugust 05, 2009
University donors step up, set private giving record
University received a record $107.5 million in fiscal year 2009 from an all-time high number of donors.
Move-in DayAugust 13, 2009
Move-In Day has become a tradition
Faculty and staff help students move into residence halls on Move-in Day, a long-standing tradition at the University of South Carolina.
What I Did This Summer-Dominican RepublicJuly 29, 2009
What I Did This Summer
As part of a Maymester course, a group of students travel to the Dominican Republic to work in an orphanage, to learn about another culture, and, in some small way, to make a difference.


Race and Science FictionMay 12, 2010
'Race and Science Fiction' is subject of May session course
Holiday ConcertsNovember 18, 2009
Holiday concerts 2009
Y'ALL Campaign finalistsJuly 27, 2009
It's time to vote for Y’ALL campaign finalists
Five Y’ALL campaign finalists are competing for young alumni votes. Online voting ends August 12.
Metastatic CellJuly 07, 2009
Study reveals cancer diagnosis is more deadly in blacks
Arnold School of Public Health researchers track the ratio of deaths based on the incidence of specific cancers.
Gamecock GuaranteeNovember 13, 2009
Gamecock Guarantee covers tuition for state's neediest students
The University's Gamecock Guarantee covers tuition for its neediest in-state students.
May 11, 2010
"Flight" to be relaunched May 27 - 30
Freshmen Send-OffsJuly 23, 2009
Freshmen Send-Offs welcome new students and their parents
Freshmen Send-Offs take place across the country and are a great way for the newest Carolina students to connect with the University. 
May Session Ivory TowerMay 10, 2010
May session course takes students from Ivory Tower to marketplace
ImpulseNovember 11, 2009
Undergraduates edit their own neuroscience journal
Carolina students founded and are the editors of IMPULSE, a neuroscience journal by and for undergraduates.
South Carolina FishJuly 07, 2009
New book takes comprehensive look at state's fish
Biology professor Joe Quattro is one of four authors of the new book, Freshwater Fishes in South Carolina.
Theatre professors in MalaysiaApril 21, 2010
Theatre professors spend a year in Malaysia
Dennis Stanford, Smithsonian Institution, and Al Goodyear, University of South CarolinaJuly 03, 2009
Topper site dig featured in new PBS series
The University's Topper dig site is the subject of a national PBS television show on research on ancient man airing July 15.
Breakthrough ArticleNovember 11, 2009
Human brain activity is key in deception research
A Carolina researcher looks for the precise brain-wave activity that occurs at the moment a person decides to lie.
Medieval MaymesterApril 27, 2010
Students have a medieval Maymester experience
Bridge SensorJuly 20, 2009
Engineers study bridges in effort to save them
Beat Hunger CampaignNovember 06, 2009
Beat Hunger Campaign begins Nov. 10
The University is fighting hunger one can at a time with its Beat Hunger Campaign.
Scientists look at how climate change affects a major S.C. riverJune 26, 2009
Scientists look at how climate change affects a major S.C. river
Three Carolina scientists are studying how climate change is affecting flow of the Pee Dee River and the implications for water users downstream.
Gao ChunchangMay 03, 2010
Visiting professor from China to give lecture May 4
Sustainability InitiativeSeptember 14, 2009
The University is garnet, black, and green all over
The University of South Carolina is a leader in environmental sustainability.
Alumni work for change as elected officialsJune 22, 2009
Alumni work for change as elected officials
Two Carolina alumni work for change as elected officials.
The University's influence reaches around the globeSeptember 14, 2009
The University's influence reaches around the globe
The University has a growing international presence that has made it a global university.
Commencement ceremoniesApril 20, 2010
Commencement ceremonies are April 30-May 8
Summer camps offer a world of adventureJune 12, 2009
Summer camps offer a world of adventure
Bob Jesselson and studentApril 28, 2010
Cello professor receives USC’s top teaching award
Cello professor Bob Jesselson is the first music professor ever to receive the University's Michael J. Mungo Distinguished Professor of the Year Award.
Caught in the Creative ActOctober 30, 2009
Get Caught in the Creative Act
Caught in the Creative Act is a free community program that brings together well-known writers, students, and the public to talk about books.
Y'ALL campaign, young alumniJune 05, 2009
Are you the next Face of Y’ALL?

Graduates from the past decade are eligible to apply to represent their young alumni peers as a Face of Y'ALL.


Carolina Master Scholars small imageApril 01, 2010
Carolina Master Scholars is serious summer fun
Paul BowersOctober 29, 2009
What I did this summer: Reporting from West Africa
Journalism student Paul Bowers spent two weeks in West Africa with award-winning New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof and learned more than he ever imagined.


Virginia Walker's Alice in Wonderland-inspired costumes.January 26, 2009
Sticky business: Honors College student tapes her way through the looking glass
Virginia Walker's non-traditional Honors College thesis puts a colorful new twist on Alice in Wonderland.
Arts events for Fall 2009October 22, 2009
Arts events for Fall 2009
A listing of arts and entertainment events on campus for Fall 2009.
Pictures of the dayApril 19, 2010
Step 1: Take a photo, Step 2: Send it to us
Dr. Ken ReifsniderMay 01, 2009
Record award to create Energy Frontier Research Center
U.S. Department of Energy selects University for one of 31 national centers, expected to bring $12.5 million in federal funding--the largest award in University history.
U.S. News rankings: Moore School of BusinessApril 23, 2009
Moore School taking care of international business
Publication's annual "America’s Best Graduate Schools" includes top ranking for international business among public institutions, as well as top-five listings for University's school-library media and social psychology programs.
South Carolina baseball coach Ray TannerFebruary 19, 2009
Gamecocks' riverfront stadium: Field of dreams ranks in 'top 2 or 3 in country'
South Carolina opens new Carolina Stadium Feb. 21-23 vs. Duquesne.
Adam HabibApril 16, 2010
Alumnus Adam Habib begins residency with Pixar
Mano and Brigitta Solinski play key role in pianists' careersOctober 21, 2009
Mano and Brigitta Solinski play key role in pianists' careers
Mano and Brigitta Solinski have become passionate supporters of the School of Music's Southeastern Piano Festival and young classical pianists.
Riverkeepers Mark Bruce and Alan MehrzadApril 14, 2009
Taking the plunge: Alumni fight for healthy state waterways as riverkeepers
Riverkeepers Mark Bruce, far left, and Alan Mehrzad protect the Santee and Congaree rivers, respectively.
Hydrogen researchers Kenneth Reifsnider, Brian Benicewicz, and John Van ZeeMarch 23, 2009
Hydrogen conference puts University reseach in national spotlight
As a hydrogen research hub, the University of South Carolina is standing at an open door to the future. Want to know what that future looks like?
Earth DayApril 20, 2010
Campus activities celebrate Earth Day
Health SciencesSeptember 28, 2009
University is committed to health research and education
The University is committed to educating future leaders in the health sciences and to seeking answers to the serious healthcare problems of our day.
Grace FarnumApril 01, 2009
College of Education's Diverse Pathways builds strong teachers, schools
Partnership with state technical colleges improves teacher recruitment and curriculum development at underserved S.C. schools.
Teacher and students at Guinyard Elementary School in St. Matthews, S.C.April 14, 2009
Impact: Program spurs success in public schools
Video: College of Education, state technical schools help improve teacher recruitment and student achievement scores through Diverse Pathways.
STEPs to STEMSeptember 22, 2009
STEPs to STEM to increase science/math graduates
S.C. STEPs to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Talent Expansion Program) recruits students from technical colleges and the University’s regional campuses.
Roger WilliamsApril 14, 2009
Leading man: Ph.D. student is an advocate for the hearing-impaired
Social work student Roger Williams serves the Deaf Community, from his work to his family to his academics.
Students in Dominican RepublicApril 14, 2010
Students travel to the Dominican Republic to study higher education
Robert AndersonApril 26, 2009
Robert Anderson, 1944-2009: Pioneering student dedicated life to helping others
One of the three students who desegregated the University in 1963 is remembered for a life spent helping some of society's most downtrodden individuals.
TimothyApril 14, 2009
Honors College students win prestigious Goldwater, Madison awards
Sophomore math major Timothy "Hudson" Harper and senior history major Paige Sadè Fennell earn top national scholarship, fellowship.
Trick-or-TreatOctober 21, 2009
Trick-or-treat with the Greeks
Carolina's Greek organizations are set for the fifth-annual Trick-or-Treat with the Greeks as well as a year full of other philanthropic efforts.
Excellence in K-12 through college educationSeptember 14, 2009
University is catalyst for excellence in K-12 through college education
Auction pieceApril 14, 2010
55th annual Art Auction is April 21
Tarence KinseyMay 08, 2009
NBA Finals would be dream backdrop for Kinsey to repeat title-winning shot
Tarence Kinsey won an NIT title for South Carolina with a dramatic 3-pointer in 2005. Now he's trying to become only the second Gamecock to win an NBA championship ring.
FIrst lady Patricia Moore-Pastides and gala volunteer coordinator Gillian AlbrechtApril 23, 2009
Dance hall daze: Fundraiser opens grand new facility
Dance program holds fundraising gala at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at its new facility.
Impact: HealthcareMay 18, 2009
Impact: University improving health and instilling hope
Our graduates in the health sciences make a difference daily in the health care of South Carolinians statewide.
Impact on the StateSeptember 11, 2009
University has immeasurable impact
The University's contribution to the economy of South Carolina is immense and immeasurable.
Poe MonthSeptember 29, 2009
Edgar Allan Poe is being celebrated in October
The University's Arts Institute uses a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to sponsor a month-long celebration of Edgar Allan Poe.
USC Symphony OrchestraMarch 31, 2010
USC Symphony season finale is April 13
Mignon ClyburnMarch 19, 2010
Alumna Mignon Clyburn heads the Federal Communications Commission
novel, first-year reading experienceJune 05, 2009
First-Year Reading Experience gets graphic
Incoming freshmen will read and share their thoughts on the novel Persepolis for the First-Year Reading Experience at Carolina this fall.
Littlefield and SpruillMay 28, 2009
Professors collaborate on first anthology of South Carolina women
Two University of South Carolina faculty members complete a collaborative, three-volume anthology of South Carolina women.
Rudy Mancke is one of the featured speakers during May Carolina.May 14, 2009
May Carolina will be a spring fling for alumni
Alumni Weekend includes two action-packed days May 15-16 and a band concert and social May 17.
What I did this SummerSeptember 30, 2009
What I did this summer: Virginia farm camps
Biology/Spanish major Anna Walton invested her summer in an outreach project to help improve the health of Hispanic farmworkers. 
Football FAQSeptember 17, 2009
Solved! How to get tickets, find the stadium, and other football mysteries
A Gamecock Football guide for students.
Joey Bowers and Emily Stowe LeaphartMay 11, 2009
Y'ALL Campaign seeks more fresh faces
It's Year 2 for Young Alumni Leaving a Legacy (Y'ALL), and another opportunity for two recent graduates to become the campaign's new representatives.
May 16, 2011
USC retailing student is Clothed in Hope