Looking for something new this year? Try group exercise classes at the Strom Thurmond Wellness and Fitness Center. Ali Herlong, a junior advertising major with a minor in hotel, restaurant and tourism management, teaches Zumba at 8:30 a.m., Monday and Wednesday, and Bodypump at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday.

Priyanka Juneja has always had a passion for women empowerment issues, and early this summer, she decided to channel that passion into something bigger — a way to help people face-to-face.

For many students, college is a time to make new friends, find a career path and discover interests and passions. It also can be a difficult time for managing money and staying financially stable. One out of three college students experience financial stress each year. But the University of South Carolina’s Student Success Center helps Gamecocks keep that financial stress in check with its Financial Literacy Program.