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Announcements

Don't be afraid to ask for help

The end of the semester is a stressful time. UofSC has all the resources you need to get through those finals or anything else you may be dealing with.

Student service leadership opportunites

The Leadership and Service Center offers a variety of student leader opportunities in its service initiatives. We are recruiting students who are passionate about service and social issues to serve as service leaders or on our planning committees. Gain valuable skills and leadership experiences while serving your fellow students and community!

Go on Adventure Trip with ORec

Want to get away for a weekend? UofSC Outdoor Recreation offers Adventure Trips based on novice and beginner skill levels.

Take part in Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and the campaign theme for 2015 is "It's Time to Act. Safer Campuses. Brighter Futures. Prevent Sexual Violence." Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention & Prevention wants to emphasize the importance of consent, acknowledge accountable bystanders and raise awareness about sexual assault and violence.

Register for MOSAIC Symposium

The 5th annual MOSAIC Symposium is a one-day conference with the goal of promoting global engagement, leadership, and diversity in international learning

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Stories for Students

Passion for programming

Passion for programming

CS First, created by a Google team in South Carolina, is a curriculum geared for children in grades 4 through 8 that’s organized around themes such as art or game design and includes easy-to-use programming software called Scratch. JameSue Goodman, the project lead, is a 1997 Carolina grad who took her first computer science course in her last semester of college.

Outstanding Woman of the Year: Jacquline Plyler

Outstanding Woman of the Year: Jacquline Plyler

Jacquline Plyler has always had an affinity for animals, her mother says, even though she was once kicked while trying to vaccinate a cow. Now the biomedical engineering senior wants to make a career out of studying and creating vaccines for farm animals. "I didn't decide to pre-vet until between my freshman and sophomore year," says Plyler, who was honored this week as the university's Outstanding Woman of the Year.

A business built on sweat

A business built on sweat

You could say that Jamie Scott has built his business on sweat -- his own and his customers'. But there's a lot more to Jamie Scott Fitness than perspiration, and that's why the former Gamecock football player has been so successful with his boutique-style gym in Columbia.

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