Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
University of South Carolina

Multicultural Student Affairs News

Applications for LGBT Peer Advocates due Feb. 17!

LGBT Peer Advocates play an integral role in shaping the culture of the University of South Carolina by educating their peers to be more inclusive and supportive of LGBTQ and ally students. Continue reading

Apply for the Celebration of Excellence Awards

The 2017 Celebration of Excellence Award Ceremony recognizes students who have excelled academically and actively contributed to the university’s values of diversity, leadership, and community service. Continue reading

2017 Black History Month schedule announced

Don’t miss these events! Continue reading

The Intersection calendar of events for spring

The Intersection Multicultural Student Lounge is a space for students to explore issues related cultural competence, diversity and social justice. Hope to see you at these events! Continue reading

Join OMSA for spring break!

This spring break we are once again embarking upon a journey through the past to bring light to contemporary issues of civil rights! The cost for you for this trip is only $175 which includes lodging, transportation, entrance fees to historical sites and some meals. The application deadline is Feb. 3, 2017 and spaces are limited, so apply now! Continue reading

MAPP meeting schedule announced

We have an awesome semester planned for MAPP! Can’t wait to see you! Continue reading

Empower lunch and learn schedule for spring

The Empower Multicultural Lunch & Learns brings together faculty, staff and students to engage across multiple dimensions of identity in order to facilitate an increase of multicultural competencies. Continue reading

Spring Diversity Dialogue topics announced

We look forward to seeing you at our Diversity Dialogues this semester! All dialogues take place on Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. and dinner will be provided. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Lisa McCoy or Gavin Weiser. Continue reading

Spring Hip Hop Wednesday schedule

Each month, Greene Street comes alive with contemporary and ol’ skool hip hop music while students network and learn about the many opportunities to get involved with diversity activities on campus. Kicking off at 11 a.m. and wrapping up at 2 p.m. – you don’t want to miss them! Continue reading

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