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Ken Lowden

Running for his life

Ken Lowden took up running 40 years ago to beat a family history of heart disease. He ended up needing heart surgery, but his healthy lifestyle and awareness of his risk factors helped him recover quickly and get back to the things he loves.

Give It Up For Good yard sale

Bargains are plenty at UofSC annual yard sale

Each year, as students move out of their residence halls, they leave behind thousands of pounds of unwanted items — from futons to lamps to clothing. These donated items will be up for grabs Friday and Saturday (May 19-20) at the Give It Up For Good yard sale sponsored by University Housing.

pastides family

Full circle

For university President Harris Pastides, receiving the Ellis Island Medal of Honor is like coming full circle for the son of Greek immigrants who left their idyllic Mediterranean island home in search of better life for their children.

De'Aria Bryant

An unexpected journey

De’Aira Bryant came from such a small South Carolina town that her high school ran out of math courses for her to take and had no real computer classes. But driven by her experiences at Carolina, this first-generation college graduate has a national fellowship and is on her way to becoming professor.

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In the News

"USC students help DJJ youth with reading"

(Feat. education grad students) --WSPA-TV

"USC taking unique approach to encouraging students to pursue STEM careers"

(Feat. Adam Harstone-Rose, medicine) --South Carolina Radio Network

"Roger Ailes' death unlikely to hamper FOX News lawsuits"

(Feat. Colin Miller, law) --Bloomberg

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University Events

Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, May. 22, 2017

Location: Melton Observatory 201

Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, May. 29, 2017

Location: Melton Observatory 201

Healthy Carolina Farmers Market

Tuesday, May. 30, 2017

SAVVY Chamber Showcase

Monday, Jun. 5, 2017

Location: See Description for Event Location.

Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, Jun. 5, 2017

Location: Melton Observatory 201

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