October 26, 2017, Jalesa Cooley
The 2017-18 Alternative Winter Break applications are now available. This year's trip, themed Food and Justice Security, will take place Jan. 9-13.
August 30, 2017, Dana D'Haeseleer
As Gamecocks, we stand with those affected by Hurricane Harvey’s devastation, knowing all too well the hardship of historic flooding. In conjunction with the Columbia mayor’s office, city council and a citywide relief effort, the University of South Carolina and Gamecock Athletics will be collecting items to send to the hurricane victims in Texas.
March 10, 2017, Jeff Stensland
All faculty members are invited to join Provost Joan Gabel for an informational session about The Conversation from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Tuesday (March 14) at the Russell House theater.
November 28, 2016, Lynn Schutte
INSIGHT Into Diversity named the University of South Carolina a recipient of their diversity and inclusion award for the fifth straight year.
October 19, 2016, Peggy Binette
With help from the Midlands community, the University of South Carolina will collect items Thursday and Friday, sending a truck of donated items Monday to Marion County, where post-hurricane flooding of the Little Pee Dee and Lumber rivers has caused widespread damage and displaced residents in the communities of Nichols and Mullins.
September 27, 2016, Jeff Stensland
University of South Carolina President Harris Pastides is one of seven Fulbright alumni who will receive the inaugural IIE Global Changemaker Award in celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the Fulbright Program. The awards recognize the achievements of the individuals throughout their careers and highlight the impact the Fulbright program has had throughout its history.
September 21, 2016, Yolanda L. Jones
A 22-foot steel beam was raised into place on the new Student Health Center Monday (Sep. 20), in a celebration honoring the project team and crew members of Rodgers Builders.
September 16, 2016, Wes Hickman
As the Southeast’s most comprehensive health sciences teaching and research institution, the University of South Carolina will build on its nationally recognized programs in medicine, nursing, social work, public health, pharmacy, biochemistry, business, computing and others, as well as its unique partnerships with health care providers throughout the state, to create the premier health sciences experience for both undergraduate and graduate students.
August 10, 2016
Charles Bierbauer, the university’s longest-serving current dean, will step down as dean of the College of Information and Communications. As dean, he expanded degree options for students, championed Cocky’s Reading Express and shepherded the renovation of the former Health Sciences building on Sumter Street.
June 24, 2016, Wes Hickman
The University of South Carolina Board of Trustees today approved the $1.5 billion budget for the state’s flagship university system that covers FY17 operations at USC’s eight campuses and Palmetto College online.
June 14, 2016, Adena Rice
The University of South Carolina has a variety of university committees that monitor, review and guide decision-making on campus and facilitate collaboration with faculty, staff and students for programs and initiatives. Positions are open for students to apply.