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Vice President Joe Biden takes photos with guests during an It's On Us and Violence Against Women Act reception held at the Naval Observatory Residence in Washington, D.C., Oct. 4, 2016. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann)

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UofSC senior Megan O’Brien honored with national award for sexual assault education and prevention

Megan O’Brien attended the 21st annual Violence Against Women and It’s On Us reception in Washington, D.C., where Vice President Biden presented her with the It’s On Us Courage Award. Continue reading


Applications now open for Carolina Productions leadership positions!

Carolina Productions is a student-operated organization that provides entertaining, educational, traditional and diverse programs to students, faculty, staff and community members. Continue reading


Now accepting Student Life student assistant applications for spring 2017

We’re hiring student assistants for spring 2017! Qualified candidates will be friendly and energetic ready to help other students and parents. Apply today! Continue reading


SENIORS: Time to apply for awards!

Students selected for the Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges and Outstanding Senior honors also will be considered for the university’s top two undergraduate honors – the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award and Steven N. Swanger Leadership Award. Continue reading


Apply for leadership positions in Student Media!

Now accepting applications for The Daily Gamecock Editor-in-Chief and SGTV Station Manager. Continue reading


USC students spend fall break volunteering in Louisiana

Thirty University of South Carolina undergraduate students traveled to South Louisiana to spend their fall break volunteering with the nonprofit St. Bernard Project in efforts to rebuild homes in areas that were highly affected by the August floods. Continue reading


Grads’ coastal wedding canceled by hurricane, but USC makes it work in Columbia

After seven to eight calls that went to recordings stating the university was closed, Frank reached Savannah Fisher, a student employee at the Russell House student union. Fisher, a junior English and history major who works for events services, set out to help the Gamecock families. She recalls thinking, “I’m going to do everything I can to make it happen.” Continue reading


October events on campus

Don’t miss karaoke and open mic nights, scary story time, pumpkin carving, a haunted house and more! Continue reading


Carolina After Dark brings comedians to campus!

Check out the fantastic lineup of hilarious comedians coming to campus this fall! Next is Ron Funches for two shows at Russell House, Sept. 23 at 10 p.m. and midnight! Continue reading