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You have a critical role in reducing the spread of COVID-19 on campus and in the Carolina Community. Demonstrate your commitment to keep UofSC in good health.


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Let's Get to Work

Check out this week's highlighted jobs, internships, co-ops and service opportunities from YOUR UofSC career finder, Handshake.

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Intriguing class offerings for spring 2022

While the fall semester is far from over, it is time to start thinking about registering for spring 2022 classes. In addition to the essentials all students need to satisfy graduation requirements, we found a few classes open to all majors that you might want to look into.



Several events to affect evening traffic, parking around arena district

Basketball games at Colonial Life Arena, the Broadway in Columbia two-night run of Anastasia and Vista Lights will affect traffic and parking for faculty, staff and the university community on Nov. 17 and 18.

Basketball tipoffs may affect parking near arena

Two Gamecock basketball exhibition games at Colonial Life Arena, as well as Koger Center events on Monday and Thursday, will affect faculty, staff and the university community’s parking this week.

Garnet Media Group excels in collegiate media awards

Garnet Media Group took home three first-place Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker awards and four College Media Association Pinnacle awards over the weekend. These awards are given to the nation’s best collegiate media entries.

Register for mental health advocate certificate program

Register for the Together We Can Certificate Program to increase your mental health competency and become a mental health advocate.

Carolina Food addresses service issues

After receiving feedback about extended wait times and out of stock items, especially in the Russell House, Carolina Food Co. has expanded hours across campus at over 30 campus locations and added employees for peak times.

Student parking information for Fall 2021

Starting Friday (Aug. 27) students must be parked in a lot that corresponds with their parking permit. Failure to do so may result in a parking ticket or towing.

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Student Events

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021

Location: Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground

Best of Carolina Voting & Giveaways

Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021

Location: RHUU Davis Circle Space 02

Hip Hop Wednesday

Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021

Location: RHUU Greene Street

Alpha Sigma Rho Sistercare Fundraiser

Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021

Location: RHUU Davis Circle Space 01

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021

Location: ODK/Mortar Board Room

Carolina Life Personal Finance Concepts

Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021

Location: Russell House University Union 348

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Stories for Students

Ismael Delgado, graduating senior 2021

Biochemistry major, December graduate parlays lab skills into job

College life has been a quite a ride for Ismael Delgado, who switched campuses, changed majors, flipped his bike, broke his collarbone, fell in love with scuba diving — and studied abroad in South Korea during the pandemic. And if all of that weren’t enough, Delgado managed to turn his passion for laboratory research into a regular job in a COVID-testing lab and developed career plans for after graduation this December.

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Finals Tips: How to ace your finals

With finals just around the corner, you may be feeling a bit stressed. Lauren Brown of the Student Success Center has helped us put together a list of tips to guide you through the most stressful time of the year.

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