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Download photos from University Awards Day

View a photo gallery of photos from University Awards Day. A link to Dropbox is provided inside for high-res copies of the photos. Continue reading


Freshen Up for Finals Monday, April 27!

Join Carolina After Dark to Freshen Up for Finals Monday, April 27. Enjoy an oxygen bar and photo booth from 8 p.m.-midnight. Free food, a DJ and rave from 10 p.m. – midnight. Continue reading


Come study at the Russell House!

The Russell House will become a study union April 28-May 6 with extended operating hours, free copies and printing and special de-stress events including a late-night breakfast, prize giveaways and free massages. Details inside! Continue reading


Travel to Charleston with USC staff and student leaders May 6-7, 2015

Still time to apply! Attention rising junior/senior student leaders of student organizations and student-led initiatives … applications are being accepted for our LEAD Retreat in Charleston. Don’t miss this opportunity! Continue reading


Seniors honored with top awards

Connor Patrick Bain, Adam Michael Mayer and Lindsay Nicole Richardson received Sullivan awards, the university’s highest honor for undergraduates. Catherine Margaret Davenport received the Steven N. Swanger Leadership Award, the university’s second-highest undergraduate honor. Continue reading


2015 University Awards Day Recipient Listing

The University of South Carolina honored its best and brightest students at University Awards Day on April 16. The university’s top honors—the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award and the Steven N. Swanger Award—were presented to three graduating seniors. Continue reading


Daily Gamecock brings home 28 awards at annual SCPA Collegiate Awards

The Daily Gamecock took home 28 awards for their work in 2014 at the annual South Carolina Press Association Collegiate Awards Presentation on April 10 at Bob Jones University. Continue reading


Carolina Productions spring 2015 calendar of events

Who’s coming to campus this semester and what movies will be showing in the theater? Find out here! Continue reading


Group Exercise schedule for spring 2015

Click to view the Group Exercise schedule for spring 2015. Continue reading


Five questions with 2015 Student Government student body officers

The fall 2015-spring 2016 Student Government student body officers were inaugurated March 18 and have already begun planning for the next semester. We asked your student body officers these five questions to introduce them to the Gamecock community. Continue reading


Student jobs available in Student Life!

The Department of Student Life is now accepting applications for student employees. Job requires 10-12 hours per week as a student assistant in the RHUU West Wing. Continue reading


The UofSC Outstanding Woman of the Year is Jacquline Plyler!

Jacquline Plyler is named UofSC’s Outstanding Woman of the Year. The senior plans to attend graduate school next year and wants to research disease and develop vaccines for farm animals. Continue reading


Registration now open for Pillars (first-year students)

Pillars for Carolina is a five-day, high-energy summer program for first-year students! Join the class of 2019 for an exceptional Gamecock experience! Pillars for Carolina gives first-year students a unique opportunity to explore Carolina and learn about student life before arriving on campus for the fall semester. Continue reading


Dance Marathon in photos

The Dance Marathon student organization broke their record this weekend by raising $501,528 for Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital. Continue reading