Category Archives: Student Life

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 Living and Neighborhood Relations 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

Photos: UofSC Awards Day

View the photos from University Awards Day. Continue reading

Top students honored at annual Awards Day ceremony

Jory Mackenzie Fleming and Megan Patricia O’Brien received the Sullivan awards, the university’s top honor for undergraduates. Cory Cambridge Alpert received the Swanger award, which is the university’s second-highest undergraduate honor. Continue reading