Catherine Buddin didn’t know that her spontaneous decision to travel to Honduras last winter break would change her life. But this year, she’s hoping to have the same impact on a group of USC students.


Jessica Parker is trying hard not to have an impact — and all week she has been doing less and less. On Thursday, she barely even turned on the lights or booted up her computer.


The Leadership and Service Center has long been a pillar of involvement at Carolina aimed at connecting students, faculty and staff to the Columbia community through service opportunities.