Dennis Pruitt to receive award as outstanding student affairs officer
Vice President for Student Affairs Dennis Pruitt has been selected to receive the John Jones Award for Outstanding Performance as a Senior Student Affairs Officer from NASPA Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education – Region III.
University projects recognized with awards
The Visitor Center's Web-based virtual tour received a CASE Award of Excellence in the Web design and implementation category and placed first among Web sites in the SCPA competition. Assistance was provided by University Technology Services, Web Communications, University Publications, and Marketing and Communications.
Brewer Announced as Mr. Pi Kappa Phi 2010
Jerry T. Brewer, Sigma (South Carolina), has been selected as Mr. Pi Kappa Phi 2010. For more than 30 years, Jerry has faithfully served the fraternity in a number of different roles, most impressively, serving on three of Pi Kappa PhiÕs four national boards including terms as National President and Chairman of the Foundation Board of Trustees. He is the first recipient of the Mr. Pi Kappa Phi award from Sigma chapter.
University of South Carolina earns national recognition for community service
The University of South Carolina's Columbia campus has been named to the 2009 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service learning and civic engagement.
U.S. News lauds international business, student-success programs
U.S. News also ranked the university's First-Year Experience and Learning Communities among the best in the nation in its "Programs to Look For" section. The designation is for schools with outstanding examples of academic programs linked to student success.
Student Health Services director receives leadership award
Dr. Debbie Beck, director of Student Health Services, was awarded the Southern College Health Association's Charles F. Bohmann Award for outstanding leadership in college health.
University's Student Success Center, group exercise program best in country
The University is the winner of two of only nine gold Excellence Awards given by NASPA, the national organization for student-affairs professionals.
University honored for community service, service learning
For third consecutive year, the University has been named to the President's Higher Education Community service Honor Roll.
Soehl awarded first-ever Martin Luther King Social Justice Award
Cheryl Soehl, administrative coordinator for the Department of Student Life and liaison to religious workers, is the staff recipient of the University of South Carolina's first-ever Martin Luther King Jr. Day Social Justice Award.
BRIEFLY: Publications are Grand Awards finalists, University among top 20 Gilman Scholarship recipients, West (Green) Quad wins Honor Award for Energy and Sustainability, Academic Centers for Excellence earn highest accreditation
USC, Carolina Productions nominated for Campus of the Year
Campus Activities' magazine names USC's student activities board among six finalists for its annual award.
USC receives national award for recruitment, retention
Noel-Levitz Marketing-Recruitment Excellence Award cites university's recruiting strategies, expanded review of student applications. – Photo
USC campus-safety initiative honored
National Association of College Auxiliary Services praises Carolina's comprehensive, collaborative safety program.
USC's 'Garnet & Black' named a Pacemaker finalist
Student magazine among top 10 in the nation.
Student Affairs program named best in country
Professional Development Program wins Excellence Award from National Association of Student Personnel Administrators.
USC's West Quad and University Housing staff take honors at AIA awards banquet
Awards honor design achievements, influence on architecture
'The Gamecock' named top collegiate newspaper in South Carolina
Student paper wins 11 awards from S.C. Press Association.
Strom Thurmond Wellness and Fitness Center named 2005 Facility of Merit
'Athletic Business' magazine praises center's architecture, function.
West Quad earns prestigious certification
USC dorm is clean, green and financially lean.
University of South Carolina student wins recreational sports award for leadership, academics
University of South Carolina senior Derek DeBruin has won the National Intramural Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA) William N. Wasson Student Leadership and Academic Award.
National Resource Center receives ASHE Special Merit Award
The National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition at the University of South Carolina has received the 2008 Special Merit Award from the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE).
The Daily Gamecock regional Newspaper of the Year
University's student newspaper receives Southern University Newspaper of the Year award for overall excellence in advertising design.
Study-abroad documentary picks up additional award
The University of South Carolina has added to its collection of awards for "Beyond the Classroom: China," a documentary film that chronicles the study-abroad experience of 22 undergraduates who traveled across China last summer.
University wins trio of Telly awards for film on study abroad
"Beyond the Classroom: China" directed and edited by Laura Kissel, associate professor of media arts; 30-minute film takes a Silver Telly and two Bronze Tellys.
'The Daily Gamecock' wins 10 awards at ad conference
The University of South Carolina's student newspaper, "The Daily Gamecock," took top honors at the Southeastern University Newspaper (SUN) annual advertising conference.