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Going global

Tourism is a global industry by its very nature — and the United States is a leader in the sector. Enter the International Hospitality and Tourism Academy, a three-week summer program that welcomes foreign students for intensive training in hospitality and tourism management.

eboni nelson

Engineering equality

The legal profession has been called one of the least diverse in the country. And while countless attempts have been made within the legal industry to ameliorate the problem, University of South Carolina School of Law professor Eboni Nelson believes the key to real change starts with law schools.

Chen Li

Grow with the flow

Lasers, rail guns and space stations have unique engineering needs that Carolina research is serving. Joining the faculty of the College of Engineering and Computing in 2009, Chen Li founded the Micro/Nanoscale Transport Lab, which is a world leader in cutting-edge heat transfer and energy production research.

Dinosaur sculpture

Welding past and present

Dented frying pans, worn-out shock absorbers, a rusty bicycle chain — in almost anyone else’s garage it’s junk. In Andy White’s workshop, these artifacts become part of his artistic palette, essential ingredients for the next sculpture.

Kasia Pawelek

2016 Breakthrough Star Kasia Pawelek

Mathematics involves a lot of abstract thinking, but its potential can be quite solid. The research of USC Beaufort’s Kasia Pawelek on the modeling of infectious diseases caused by influenza and West Nile viruses is a manifestation of that potential.

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In the News

Professor cited for research on ‘makerspace’ trend in U.S. libraries

(feat. Heather Moorefield-Lang, Library and Information Science) --American Libraries Magazine

Researcher says lack of national database on police shootings is an embarrassment

(feat. Geoff Alpert, criminology and criminal justice) --New York Times

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Calendar of Events

Exhibit: "McKissick Museum: Invitation to Explore"

Friday, January 23, 2015

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Exhibit: "Natural Curiosity

Monday, June 1, 2015

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Exhibition: "On Air in South Carolina: Preserving Radio and Television History at the SCBA Archives"

Monday, April 11, 2016

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Exhibit: “Richard Burnside: Who is King?”

Friday, May 6, 2016

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Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, August 1, 2016

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Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, August 8, 2016

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Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, August 15, 2016

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Get CONNECTed Fair sponsored by USC Connect

Friday, August 19, 2016

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“William Faulkner and the Southern Past”

Thursday, August 25, 2016

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Exhibit: "Opening the Capsule: Columbia's Sesquicentennial"

Monday, September 5, 2016

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Prevention Research Center Symposium

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

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Physics & Astronomy Colloquium: “Our Place in the Cosmos”

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

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