Category Archives: Student Life

UofSC will open residence halls Tuesday, Aug. 22

This fall, classes will begin Thursday, Aug. 24 as scheduled; UofSC has made no changes to the fall academic calendar. Continue reading

Senior Kimberly Medina of Myrtle Beach named Outstanding Woman of the Year

The award is given annually to an undergraduate who demonstrates exemplary academic achievement, service and leadership and who has had a positive impact on the university and to other women. Continue reading

PHOTOS: Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges Award Ceremony & Reception

Students who have distinguished themselves in a major leadership position in the categories of service, leadership and academics are considered for Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. Continue reading

Junior student leader Erin Brown takes on D.C. through the Washington Semester Program

This past fall, the Washington Semester Program, which is administered by the South Carolina Honors College, celebrated its 25th anniversary of sending qualified college students from around the state of South Carolina to our nation’s capital for a semester-long internship experience. Continue reading

In Medias Res

Student Media gives Carolina students hands-on, real-world opportunities to explore the worlds of journalism and broadcast entertainment while they’re still on campus. USC Times dropped by their offices in the Russell House and caught them in the act. Read more beginning on page 12 of February’s USC Times. Continue reading

UofSC sophomore selected for national public policy and leadership conference at Harvard University

Taylor Wright, a sophomore public health major in the Honors College from Goose Creek, S.C., is headed to Harvard University. Continue reading

A love story: UofSC senior student leaders plan for their wedding and medical school

Throughout their four years at Carolina, seniors Camila Villacreses and Bryce Robbins stayed together, relied on each other and their relationship has grown stronger. After they graduate in May, they’ll both start medical school at MUSC in Charleston. 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

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