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Calendar

Mark your calendar and take advantage of these events designed to support your growth, development and recognition. Details will be added as they become available.

 

August

9 - Ice Cream Social

When: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 9
Where: Russell House Ballroom C

All division employees are invited to beat the heat with an ice cream treat at the annual Ice Cream Social. Join your colleagues for an end-of-summer snack and chat about what you did on your vacation and what you're most looking forward to during the upcoming semester.

15 - Graduate Assistant Orientation

When: 8-11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15
Where: Thomas Cooper Library, Hollings Library Program Room

All new graduate assistants within the division, regardless of program of study, are invited.  Graduate Assistant Orientation will be a great time for graduate assistants to create connections across the division and learn about professional development opportunities available to them at the University of South Carolina. 

RSVP required.

September

1 - Division Meeting: Fall Update from Dennis Pruitt

When: 8:30-10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 1
Where: Russell House Ballroom

Dennis Pruitt, vice president for student affairs, vice provost and dean of students, will discuss trends and issues in higher education and student affairs and update us on the outlook for the fall semester.

Coffee will be served beginning at 8 a.m.

5 - New Employee Orientation

When: 8-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5
Where: Capstone Campus Room

All employees hired after Feb. 7 are invited.  New Employee Orientation will be a great time for new employees to create connections across the division, chat with the division’s associate vice presidents and learn about professional development opportunities available to them at the University of South Carolina. 

RSVP required.

14 - What's Dennis Reading? Breakfast

When: 8-9 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 14
Where: Osborne Administration Building Room 107C

This informal, yet informative, event is a great opportunity to discuss current trends and issues in higher education. Didn't have time to read the articles? It's OK! The topics vary, and Dr. Pruitt is always open to talking about anything of interest to the attendees.

A light continental breakfast will be provided.

RSVP required.

October

13 - Division Meeting

When: 8:30-10 a.m., Friday, Oct. 13
Where: Russell House Ballroom

Coffee will be served beginning at 8 a.m.

26 - What's Dennis Reading? Breakfast

When: 8-9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 26
Where: Osborne Administration Building Room 107C

This informal, yet informative, event is a great opportunity to discuss current trends and issues in higher education. Didn't have time to read the articles? It's OK! The topics vary, and Dr. Pruitt is always open to talking about anything of interest to the attendees.

A light continental breakfast will be provided.

RSVP required.

November

3 - Division Meeting

When: 8:30-10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 3
Where: Russell House Ballroom

Coffee will be served beginning at 8 a.m.

16 - What's Dennis Reading? Breakfast

When: 8-9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16
Where: Osborne Administration Building Room 107C

This informal, yet informative, event is a great opportunity to discuss current trends and issues in higher education. Didn't have time to read the articles? It's OK! The topics vary, and Dr. Pruitt is always open to talking about anything of interest to the attendees.

A light continental breakfast will be provided.

RSVP required.

December

8 - Holiday Social

When: 8:30-10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 8
Where: Russell House Ballroom

14 - What's Dennis Reading? Breakfast

When: 8-9 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 14
Where: Osborne Administration Building Room 107C

This informal, yet informative, event is a great opportunity to discuss current trends and issues in higher education. Didn't have time to read the articles? It's OK! The topics vary, and Dr. Pruitt is always open to talking about anything of interest to the attendees.

A light continental breakfast will be provided.

RSVP required.