Category Archives: Leadership and Service Center

Parents Weekend, Homecoming 2017 dates set

The home football game against the University of Arkansas on Saturday, Oct. 7 will coincide with Parents Weekend, which runs Oct. 6-8.  Homecoming Week begins on Sunday, Oct. 22 and will culminate on Saturday, Oct. 28 when the Gamecocks take on Vanderbilt University. Continue reading

Lead the Way at UofSC receives national attention

Lead the Way at UofSC is listed as the #3 voter registration project in the country and #1 college campus in the National Voter Registration Day annual report. Continue reading

Leading the Way to the Polls

Lead the Way, a student-led initiative affiliated with the Leadership and Service Center, has garnered national attention this election season. As of the South Carolina voter registration deadline, Lead the Way had registered the second most voters on a college campus in the nation, using voter registration website TurboVote. 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

Student voter initiative holds environmental forum

Lead the Way is a student-run initiative that encourages USC students to register to vote. Learn more about the voting and civic engagement on campus. Continue reading

Student Organization Fair draws crowds to Greene Street

The fair is held at the beginning of every semester on Greene Street, with the number of participating clubs rising every year. The university has over 400 clubs and organizations varying from academic, service, faith-based, multicultural, political, interest and sport-based clubs. Find your fit on Garnet Gate! Continue reading