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Exhibit: "Traditions, Change and Celebration: Native Artists of the Southeast"

Friday, August 8, 2014

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Exhibit: Crafting Civil (War) Conversations

Monday, February 2, 2015

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Continuing education: SC Hidden Treasures, Exploring the Old Pendleton District

Friday, May 29, 2015

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Suzuki Strings Festival

Saturday, May 30, 2015

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The Savvy Musician in ACTION (SMIA)

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

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University Test Prep: Free LSAT Workshop

Thursday, June 4, 2015

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The Savvy Musician in ACTION Chamber Competition Showcase

Thursday, June 4, 2015

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Conductors Institute of South Carolina

Saturday, June 6, 2015

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dashiell hammett

'The stuff dreams are made of'

Dashiell Hammett was famed for creating the epitome of the hardboiled detective, Sam Spade, and turning the detective novel into literature. "He wasn't just a crime writer," his granddaughter Julie M. Rivett says. "The best of his work is not so much about crime as it is about human nature, and it defies genre." Rivett and her family unveiled a comprehensive collection of Dashiell Hammett's works, including the Hammett Family Archive.

Leadership position helps student land NFL internship

Leadership position helps student land NFL internship

Nathan Harris did not anticipate that his on-campus leadership role would open doors in the real world. The rising senior credits his time as a peer instructor with the University of South Carolina's Student Success Center with helping him land a coveted summer internship with the Seattle Seahawks.

Goal Oriented

Goal Oriented

Sabrina D’Angelo couldn’t make her college graduation. Luckily, she had a pretty good excuse. May 8, when the exercise science major should have been walking across the stage at the University of South Carolina’s Colonial Life Arena, she had other goals on her mind — the kind she spent four years preventing as a standout goalkeeper for Carolina’s women’s soccer team.

Snake-charmed

Snake-charmed

Biologist Jennifer Fill's doctoral research may help identify surrogate habitats for the eastern diamondback rattlesnake's dwindling numbers. A famous emblem of revolutionary-era America featured on the “Don’t Tread on Me” flag, the eastern diamondback has had its habitat reduced to just three percent of what it was when Europeans first arrived.

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In the News

“Crime caper kingpin Dashiell Hammett papers home at UofSC”

(feat. Tom McNally, libraries) --New York Times

“Too few younger, high-risk Americans get a colonoscopy: study”

Study shows that too few young, high-risk Americans get colonoscopies --U.S. News & World Report

“Business opportunities ‘Made in China’ are made in SC”

Professor discusses impact of Confucius Institute on state, China relations (feat. Tan Ye, language) --ETV Radio

“Cigarette warnings on packages work better with pictures”

Expert: Vulnerable populations may be deterred by graphic tobacco packaging (feat. Jim Thrasher, public health) --Fox News

“Bill Morrison’s experimental film ‘Decasia’ explores the divine beauty of decay”

Film from UofSC’s MIRC plays large part in film showing at Spoleto --Charleston City Paper

“Local teamaker restores lost tea traditions”

Professor discusses SC tea traditions (feat. David Shields, English) --Post and Courier

“USC exercise science professor receives national fitness award”

(feat. Russell Pate, public health) --The State

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