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UofSC sweeps governor's science awards

University of South Carolina researchers took home four prizes at Monday’s 2016 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Science, a clean sweep for Carolina in all categories. The prizes, presented by Lt. Gov. Henry McMaster at a Statehouse ceremony, have been awarded to top South Carolina researchers since 1989 and are designed to celebrate achievement in an array of scientific fields.

UofSC to introduce new career management tool

Handshake is a state-of-the-art career management platform allows you to search for jobs and internships, register for events, schedule career coaching appointments and more. It will replace the current tool, JobMate.

Get ready for final exams

With finals week approaching, it’s time to start hitting the books. UofSC has resources to help you ace those exams.

You're always a Gamecock; stay connected after graduation

With graduation around the corner, seniors will start their post-graduate lives across the nation. UofSC offers students such incredible experiences, often making it difficult to say goodbye. Here are just a few ways to stay connected to UofSC even if you’re hundreds of miles away:

All disciplines on display at Discovery Day

When you think research, you think lab coats and beakers. But much more -- including arts, humanities, community service, study abroad, leadership, internships and more -- will be on display at the annual event April 22.

Community Ambassador applications open

Community Ambassadors are student leaders who live off campus and provide support services and education to their fellow off-campus students.

Give It Up for Good this spring

At the end of each semester, University Housing collects donations from students to keep thousands of pounds of reusable items out of the landfill, give back to local charities and help you clean out your residence hall room.

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Stories for Students

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Commencement: Around the system

All UofSC campuses are celebrating commencements this spring and we have captured images from each of them. Whether you're a Gamecock or a Fire Ant, commencement always ends with "Forever to Thee."

Harvie Nachlinger

Last call

Carolina is one of the few large public universities that still announces each graduate by name at its commencement ceremonies, even as the number of graduates has increased dramatically in recent years. For Harvie Nachlinger, it’s just a matter of speed and diction to enunciate each student's name.

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Preston's neighborhood

French professor Lara Lomicka Anderson loves being part of and building communities. As the newly named principal of Preston Residential College, she and her family will move into the residence hall, where they will experience the college journey with undergraduates for the next three years.

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