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Statement about the AAAS Gathering Incident

A message from the office of Diversity and Inclusion in response to the intolerable racist incident at an AAAS gathering.

Some Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Considerations During Covid-19

A message from the Interim Chief Diversity Officer, Dr. Tracey Weldon, that addresses perceived bigotry to our students, friends and colleagues of Asian descent as a result of this virus.

Equity Summit takes regional approach to collaboration, civic renewal

Implicit bias expert brings insights to UofSC

Benjamin Reese is the guest lecturer for the Fall 2019 Finding Common Ground series.

Diversity Week

Student Government, in partnership with the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Carolina International House at Maxcy College and the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs have collaborated to observe March 25-30 as Diversity Week.

Finding common ground

Guest lecturer Deirdre Cooper Owens addressed the history of medicine and enslaved women, including the work of controversial 19th century gynecologist J. Marion Sims.

Talking about race

The S.C. Collaborative on Race and Reconciliation will host Equity Summit 2018: Conversations on Race and Reconciliation on Nov. 8-9.

UofSC earns 7th consecutive HEED award

The University of South Carolina has been recognized as the only university in the Southeastern Conference to receive the award for the past seven years.

Larger than life

A statue of the first African-American faculty member at UofSC has been erected to honor Richard T. Greener.

Finding Common Ground: Arts and a Movement

Wideman/Davis Dance performed to one of Nikky Finney's most popular poems. View the video.

Turn around for justice

In March of 1965, 23-year-old seminary student Carl Evans joined thousands of other civil rights activists in Selma and Montgomery, Ala., in support of voting rights for African-Americans

UofSC recognized for community engagement efforts

The University of South Carolina was again recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its commitment to community engagement.

UofSC moving from desegregation to diversity

Diversity is not just about counting those of differing races, ethnicities, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status and religions on campus.

USC recognized for campus diversity

For the second year in a row, the university of South Carolina is recognized by INSIGHT into Diversity magazine as one of the nation's top universities for diversity and inclusivity.


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