The first step to becoming a Noogler – the name given to new Google employees – for University of South Carolina students comes Sept. 19, at Career Fest, one of two USC Career Center job fairs being held concurrently this fall.

Mary Tileston Wagner, who has served since 2008 as senior associate director, has been named director of undergraduate admissions at the University of South Carolina.

Wagner will assume her new role on Sept. 1, succeeding Scott Verzyl, who continues as associate vice president for enrollment management and executive director of admissions.

Scott Lindenberg, director of student media at the University of South Carolina, has been selected for the Leadership Columbia Class of 2013. Leadership Columbia, a program for existing and emerging leaders, is sponsored by the Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce.