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Recipient listing for University of South Carolina Awards Day 2014

University of South Carolina Awards Day Thursday, April 17, 2014Recipient Listing CAMPUS MINISTERS ASSOCIATION Paul P. Fidler Volunteer Service Award James Bailey Sanford Jaya C. Wall Lauren E. Brubaker Carolinian Award Nicholas Gamble STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES Isao Hirata Changing Carolina … finish reading Recipient listing for University of South Carolina Awards Day 2014


Carolina Dining hours for Easter weekend

If you’re around campus for the holiday weekend, make sure to check Carolina Dining’s operating hours before you head out to eat. Continue reading


We’re hiring! Apply to work for Student Life!

Looking for an on-campus job? We’re accepting applications for a Student Life Student Assistant. Job requires answering phones, making photocopies, data entry and other duties as assigned for 10-12 hours/week. Continue reading


Daily Gamecock wins 30 awards, named best in state

The Daily Gamecock was named the best collegiate newspaper by the South Carolina Press Association for the sixth year in a row and took home 30 awards for its work in 2013. Continue reading


#GoodChoice for finals

The Office of Substance Abuse Prevention & Education is asking students to tweet two healthy ways to relax and de-stress. A winner will be drawn daily for a free t-shirt and Nalgene! Continue reading


April 25: De-stress for success at the Challenge Course

Enjoy some relaxing fun before you tackle those exams. From 1-5 p.m. on April 25, compete for prizes and enjoy arts and crafts. Remember to wear closed-toe shoes! Continue reading


Freshen Up for Finals! Monday, April 28

Don’t miss these amazing events designed to pep you up for finals! Events begin at 5 p.m. on the patio with ‘The AcoUstiKats’ and other a capella groups, a magician at 8 p.m. in the theater, a rave in the ballroom at 10 p.m. and games/freebies throughout the Russell House all night! Continue reading


2014 USC Homecoming theme revealed

On Wednesday, April 16, 2014, the USC Homecoming Commission revealed its 2014 theme on Greene Street with food and giveaways. Continue reading


Congratulations to these new members of Student Government!

Meet your newest Student Government representatives. Learn more about getting involved here: Continue reading


Summer at Carolina registration available now

Did you know you can take a course this summer to catch up or to get ahead? More core courses are available with eight flexible sessions offered. Register now at Continue reading


USC dedicates garden to honor first black students since Reconstruction

Newly elected Student Body President Lindsay Richardson read Nikky Finney’s Poem, which is etched on a monument at the center of a circular area with granite benches. She also read a statement from Finney, who could not attend the dedication, about her vision for the poem, titled “The Irresistible Ones.” Continue reading


Congratulations to winners of the 2014 Leadership & Service Awards!

On Thursday, April 10, 2014, the Leadership and Service Center presented the following students with awards. Continue reading


In the news: New SGA President takes office

Representing the over 30,000 students on the Columbia campus has added more to Lindsay Richardson’s plate. Her duties as president include making sure Student Government is running and helping its members become strong leaders. Continue reading


Discovery Day scheduled for April 25, 2014

Why keep your experiences to yourself when you’ve got an excellent opportunity to share your pursuits in a professional setting with your peers, faculty or staff mentors, and community members. Continue reading


Save the dates! Parents Weekend set for Sept. 26-28, 2014

More information will be available in the coming months, and all families of students returning to Carolina for next academic year will receive a postcard in the mail in May. Continue reading