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Internal Grant Profile: Peter Binev

Internal Grant Profile: Peter Binev

The Office of the Provost is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Internal Grant programs from faculty at the USC Columbia campus and the Regional Palmetto College campuses.

Rule of Law Collaborative Delivers First-of-its-Kind Rule of Law Course

Rule of Law Collaborative Delivers First-of-its-Kind Rule of Law Course

The program is the first course of its kind globally - an intensive certificate program on rule of law intended for actors across the judicial sector, explains ROLC Director Joel Samuels, who served as a course instructor

2018 United Way Campaign

2018 United Way Campaign

Faculty, staff and students can contribute to the UofSC United Way campaign during the month of November using a secure website.

Faculty RSVP for Commencement

Faculty RSVP for Commencement

Full-time faculty members are encouraged to attend at least one commencement exercise per calendar year. Please RSVP by Dec. 12, 2018.

34th Annual Carolina Clemson Blood Battle

34th Annual Carolina Clemson Blood Battle

One of the largest blood drives in the country is held annually the week before the Carolina-Clemson football game. The drive comes at the start of the holiday season when blood donations typically decrease.

Sign up to aid First Generation college students

Sign up to aid First Generation college students

Faculty and staff from across the UofSC Columbia campus are answering a call to assist students who are making history. These trailblazers are the first generation of their families to attend college.

USC Connect Fall Showcase, Nov. 9

USC Connect Fall Showcase, Nov. 9

Every November the USC Connect office hosts the Fall Showcase to provide fall graduates only an opportunity to present their pursuits within and beyond the classroom.

Take Advantage of Winter Session 2019

Take Advantage of Winter Session 2019

Earn three more credit hours in the Spring Semester with a winter session course.

Rule of Law Collaborative receives UNISHKA Cooperative Agreement

Rule of Law Collaborative receives UNISHKA Cooperative Agreement

The Rule of Law Collaborative (ROLC) at the University of South Carolina has been awarded a two-year, $443,555 Cooperative Agreement to assist the U.S. Government in fighting corruption.

Sustainability Across the Curriculum Workshop

Sustainability Across the Curriculum Workshop

The USC Center for Teaching Excellence, The Office for Sustainable Carolina, the Darla Moore School of Business, and the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education will host the Sustainability across the Curriculum Workshop on November 1-2, 2018.

University hosts Engage America: Oman 2018

University hosts Engage America: Oman 2018

On Oct. 3, the Darla Moore School of Business, the Walker Institute of International and Area Studies, the International House at Maxcy College, and the Columbia World Affairs Council will host a number of events to discuss U.S.-Oman relations.

Inaugural Faculty Civility Advocate looks back on developing the role

Inaugural Faculty Civility Advocate looks back on developing the role

For the past four years, Janice Breuer Bass, Professor of Economics, has served the faculty of the University of South Carolina as an advocate to prevent workplace bullying and to promote civility in the workplace.

Rule of Law Collaborative receives nearly $5 million dollar grant

Rule of Law Collaborative receives nearly $5 million dollar grant

The Rule of Law Collaborative (ROLC) has been awarded $4.75 million by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) to assist developing, fragile, and post-conflict countries in building the rule of law.

USC Celebrates Creativity with the Great Gamecock Design Challenge

USC Celebrates Creativity with the Great Gamecock Design Challenge

The challenge is an immersive, problem-solving, game-based experience where interdisciplinary teams collaborate to solve an important problem facing USC, and then compete for $25,000 to fund the winning pitch.

USC Celebrates Creativity with a Design Thinking Facilitation Deep Dive

USC Celebrates Creativity with a Design Thinking Facilitation Deep Dive

The challenge is a five day train-the-trainer workshop addressing collaborative, creative problem solving.

New CTE Leadership Team Announced

New CTE Leadership Team Announced

Provost Joan Gabel has announced the new leadership team for the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) at the University of South Carolina.

Excellence Initiative Town Hall Meeting

Excellence Initiative Town Hall Meeting

The town hall will be held on January 22, 2018 in Coker Life Sciences, Classroom 215.

New plaques on the horseshoe honor enslaved men and women

New plaques on the horseshoe honor enslaved men and women

Two plaques were dedicated on the Horseshoe on Dec. 5 honoring the enslaved men and women who helped build or worked at South Carolina College before the U.S. Civil War.

International Education Week

International Education Week

The University of South Carolina's International Education Week (IEW) will take place November 13-17, 2017.

Carolina Clemson Blood Battle

Carolina Clemson Blood Battle

Roll up a sleeve and donate for the Gamecocks at the 33rd annual Carolina-Clemson Blood Battle, Nov. 13-17.

Nov. 1 Provost's Forum - Movement of Jah People: Bob Marley's Lyrical Genius

Nov. 1 Provost's Forum - Movement of Jah People: Bob Marley's Lyrical Genius

The Office of the Provost and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion will host a fall forum on Nov. 1.

UofSC Kicks off its 2017 United Way Campaign

UofSC Kicks off its 2017 United Way Campaign

Beginning on Monday, Oct. 2, faculty, staff and students on campus can begin contributing to the 2017 United Way campaign using a secure online web site.

National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD) Membership Renewed

National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (NCFDD) Membership Renewed

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce the University of South Carolina has renewed its institutional membership with the NCFDD.

SEC Faculty Travel Program Participants Announced

SEC Faculty Travel Program Participants Announced

More than 100 faculty members from all 14 Southeastern Conference universities will take part in the 2017-18 SEC Faculty Travel Program.

Dr. Richard Brown to serve as Director of the University of South Carolina Press

Dr. Richard Brown to serve as Director of the University of South Carolina Press

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce that Dr. Richard Brown will join the University of South Carolina to serve as Director of the University of South Carolina Press on October 16, 2017.

 

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