Category Archives: Student Life

Student Life staff recognized by Mortar Board

Three Student Life staff were featured in the most recent edition of Mortar Board’s national publication, “Mortar Board Forum.”  Continue reading

Jerry Brewer receives national award from NASPA

Each year, NASPA – Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, recognizes members who are doing outstanding work in the student affairs profession. Jerry Brewer, former associate vice president for student affairs and academic support, was selected as the recipient of the 2018 AVP/Senior-Level Student Affairs Professional Award. Continue reading

Become a Peer Educator and help other students make good choices

SAPE Peer Educators are diverse group of students selected to provide education on alcohol, drugs, and addiction to the USC campus with the goal of encouraging healthy decisions, promoting low-risk use, and reducing stigma. Continue reading

Off-Campus Student Services honored for Off-Campus Living 101

Off-Campus Student Services was presented the 2017 Award for Programming at a Public Institution of 7,500 or More Students for their “Off-Campus Living 101” program through The South Carolina College Personnel Association. Continue reading

UofSC College Panhellenic Association receives national award

The National Panhellenic Conference (NPC), one of the largest advocacy organizations for women, recognized 42 College Panhellenic Associations for excellence and achievement in their work to advance the sorority experience. Continue reading

4 Student Life professionals selected for UofSC Emerging Leaders Program

Four professionals from the Department of Student Life were selected for the Emerging Leaders Program (ELP). Continue reading

How a USC student brought the UN secretary-general to graduation

For those who know Cory Alpert, the feat is just an appropriate curtain call to a whirlwind four-year career at USC. Continue reading

Congratulations to our Student Life division award winners!

The Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support honored its most outstanding employees, graduate assistants and campus partners at the 2017 Recognition Breakfast, held Friday, April 28 in the Russell House Ballroom. Continue reading

#UofSCYES #UofSC21: Check out Pillars for Carolina!

Pillars for Carolina is a five-day, high-energy summer program for first-year students! Join the class of 2021 for an exceptional Gamecock experience! Continue reading

2017 Awards Day Recipients List

The Outstanding Senior awards, Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award, and the Steven N. Swanger Leadership Award were presented at the annual University Awards Day, which was held April 20, 2017, on the historic Horseshoe. Continue reading