Sunday, Aug. 18
Presbyterian Student Association/Shandon Presbyterian Church
Sponsored by: Presbyterian Student Association
Join PSA for breakfast and then 11 o'clock worship at Shandon Presbyterian. Meet at PSA.
Breakfast on Greene Street
Sponsored by: First College Ministry
Join us for breakfast on Sunday morning then catch a ride to church. The shuttle picks up at 10:10 every Sunday morning on Greene Street and drops off at 1:15 p.m.
iCARE Center – student technology help
noon- 6 p.m.
iCARE Center, 1244 Blossom St. (corner of Blossom and Sumter)
Sponsored by: University Technology Services
Visit the iCARE Center for assistance with any technical issues involving your computer, tablet, mobile phone, the wired or the wireless network. This service is provided free-of-charge to students.
Swearingen Engineering Center
Sponsored by: College of Engineering and Computing
Join us to meet the Dean, faculty, current students and 700 other new students joining this year's class! This is an opportunity for CEC freshman and transfer students and their families to meet the Dean, faculty and current students and to sign up for student organizations! For more information, visit http://www.cec.sc.edu/student-services/newstudent.html.
New Student Convocation
Sponsored by: Continuing Education and Conferences on behalf of the Office of Enrollment Management
Convocation is the coming together of the members of a group. Our Convocation marks a new beginning, a special time for faculty, new students and families. Convocation opens with an academic procession, led by the President of the Student Government Association carrying the Mace, followed by the recipient of 2013 Michael J. Mungo Distinguished Professor the Year; the Provost of the University; representatives of the University's schools and colleges; the University's vice presidents; the secretary of the Board of Trustees; and the President of the University. Visit the Convocation website here: http://saeu.sc.edu/convocation/
Welcome dinner and worship
Campus Ministry Center, 728 Pickens Street
Sponsored by: Methodist Student Network
Come and enjoy a free home-cooked meal and meet new friends and experience a tast of MSN worship. Find out what's happening at MSN and how it is a spiritual home for many students. All are welcome.
Thomas Cooper Library
Sponsored by: University Libraries
Free food. Fun games. Cool facts.
Come to the library to enjoy free food, games, giveaways and just enough learning to help you get started.
Evening prayer & C.S. Lewis Bible study
C.S. Lewis Student Center
Sponsored by: C.S. Lewis Student Center
Join us for evening prayer and Bible study, as well as fellowship and free pizza.
Service Leadership Institute
Russell House University Union
Sponsored by: Community Service Programs
SLI is a 3 and 1/2 day institute during Welcome Week. It is designed to provide exposure to opportunities on campus and in the community. Students will meet other first-year students, discuss and explore their leadership skills, participate in a service project in Columbia, and find out more ways to get involved at USC. Register here: http://www.sa.sc.edu/communityservice/service-leadership-institute/
Russell House 303
Sponsored by: Christ's Student Church at Carolina (Church of Christ)
The first of our weekly on-campus worship services for the school year.
Worship and welcome
Campus Ministry Center, 728 Pickens St. (near Green St.)
Sponsored by: Lutheran Campus Ministry
Lutheran Campus Ministry invites you to come check out our worshipping community on campus at USC. We gather at 7:30 p.m. for Holy Communion and follow the service with a home-cooked meal. All are welcome!
Movies at the Russell House
Russell House Theater
Sponsored by: Carolina After Dark
Come to movie night at the Russell House theater. Free popcorn provided!