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Keep Carolina safe

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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Awards Day

Each spring the university recognizes accomplishments in service, scholarship, leadership and character within our student community at Awards Day.



How to fix maintenance issues, keep your classroom or office clean

Summer is a great time to get maintenance issues fixed and the best way to do that is to submit a work request form to Facilities Services, which handles maintenance requests for all educational and general buildings on campus.

Register for summer 2022 intramural sports

Summer 2022 intramural activities are now open for registration.

Crick named 2022 Outstanding Advocate for First-Year Students

Collin Crick has received the 2022 Outstanding Advocate for First-Year Students Award for his contribution to serving first-year students through teaching, advising and mentoring.

Finals Eve at the library now taking reservations

University Libraries is expanding its student study space for spring finals by opening up the Hollings Library Program Room for Finals Eve.

4 UofSC students awarded critical language scholarships for summer 2022

Four UofSC students have been awarded Critical Language Scholarships for intensive language studies this summer. The awardees are undergraduates Laurel Davis, Maeve Smith and Hall West and graduate student Agnes Nzomene Kahouo Foda.

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Student Events

Palmetto Concert Band Concert

Monday, May. 30, 2022

Location: See Description for Event Location.

Summer Farmers Market

Tuesday, May. 31, 2022

Location: Davis Field II

Create Your Own Inclusive Excellence Action Plan

Tuesday, May. 31, 2022

Location: Sumwalt College 203C

Recovery Dharma

Tuesday, May. 31, 2022

Location: See event description for more details.

Creating Your Own Inclusive Excellence Action Plan

Thursday, Jun. 2, 2022

Location: Sumwalt College 203C

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Dates and Deadlines

Stories for Students

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First-year Gamecocks find their new home at UofSC through Pillars for Carolina

Katie Slick and Cody Markow, student co-directors of Pillars for Carolina, say the program builds community and confidence among incoming first-year Gamecocks. The student-led program offers extended orientation sessions focused on leadership, self-discovery, service and engagement on campus. There’s also plenty of time for fun and making new friends through activities such as a campus version of The Amazing Race and Garnet & Black Olympics.

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Conflicts over language stretch far beyond Russia and Ukraine

There are many instances around the world of people who speak different languages living alongside each other, or those living near an international border to speak the language of the neighboring country. College of Arts and Science faculty write for The Conversation on conflicts over language and how it is used as a tool of politics and power.

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For scholar and poet Ed Madden, going public is the name of the game

Ed Madden is well known on the University of South Carolina campus as the director of the Women’s and Gender Studies program and as a dynamic classroom instructor. He is just as well-known as a creative writer and arts advocate in Columbia, South Carolina, where he is wrapping up his term as the capital city’s inaugural poet laureate.

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