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USC Salkehatchie partners with Lowcountry AHEC to provide simulation training

The University of South Carolina Salkehatchie has partnered with the South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium (AHEC) to expand experiential learning opportunities for nurse practitioner, physician assistant, pharmacy and nursing students who are committed to underserved and rural communities.

Middle School Students Take Flight

Around 75 sixth-grade students from Allendale Fairfax Middle School and Colleton County Middle School participated in USC Salkehatchie's Take Flight! Aviation Camp. The camp is offered as part of USC Salkehatchie's STEM program in partnership with Boeing South Carolina, the Hiram E. Mann Chapter of Tuskegee Airmen and Joint Base Charleston.

Salkehatchie hosts 5K run

USC Salkehatchie hosted its first annual Run, Walk, Dunk, Spike 5K benefiting its women's volleyball and basketball teams on Oct. 8.

Rack named 2022-2023 President of the Southeastern Renaissance Conference

Dr. Melissa J. Rack has been named 2022-2023 President of the Southeastern Renaissance Conference (SRC). The SRC is an organization of over 100 scholars and the second oldest regional conference in Renaissance studies in the United States.

USC Salkehatchie to host career fair

Connect your jobs and internships with our students, recent graduates and select high school students

2022-23 Leadership Salkehatchie class announced

The University of South Carolina Salkehatchie Leadership Institute has announced the 19 participants of its 2022-23 Leadership Salkehatchie class. This prestigious, regional leadership development program is offered by USC Salkehatchie and sponsored by the SouthernCarolina Alliance.

Join Us For Alumni Weekend Sept. 17

USC Salkehatchie alumni are invited to attend Alumni Weekend on Sept. 17 on the Allendale campus.

The Globalization Committee sponsors Latin American Film Festival

The Globalization Committee of the University of South Carolina Salkehatchie is sponsoring a Latin American Film Festival from Sept. 13 - Oct. 13 on both the Allendale and Walterboro campuses.

Spring 2022 President's and Dean's Lists Announced

USC Salkehatchie is proud to recognize 69 of its exceptional students for achieving the honor of President's List or Dean's List for the Spring 2022 term.

Leadership Salkehatchie accepting applications

The University of South Carolina Salkehatchie Leadership Institute is seeking community leaders who wish to grow their skills and make a difference in their communities to participate in the 2022-2023 class of Leadership Salkehatchie.

Leadership Salkehatchie meets with lawmakers in Washington, D.C.

After nine months of learning about the Salkehatchie region, the Leadership Salkehatchie group reported their findings to South Carolina's congressmen during a trip to Washington, D.C.

USC Salkehatchie opens iCarolina Community Learning Labs

The University of South Carolina Salkehatchie opened two new Palmetto College iCarolina Community Learning Labs on Tuesday, June 21, at its campuses in Allendale and Walterboro. The labs, which utilize Apple technology, are among eight that will open throughout South Carolina and are designed to provide underserved communities with access to high-speed broadband internet and educational programming.

USC Salkehatchie, CCHS expand early college partnership

More Colleton County High School students will have the opportunity to earn a college degree while still a high school student thanks to an expanded partnership with USC Salkehatchie.

Dukes named USC Salkehatchie women's basketball coach

George Dukes has been named head women's basketball coach for the University of South Carolina Salkehatchie.

Leadership Salkehatchie Announces Reestablishment of Youth Program

After eight sessions of leadership training, the 2022 cohort's investment in Leadership Salkehatchie is yielding substantial dividends for the region as the group announced the reestablishment of Salkehatchie Youth Leadership as its project.

Cone named dean of USC Salkehatchie

April Cone has been named campus dean of the University of South Carolina Salkehatchie.

USC Salkehatchie celebrates commencement

USC Salkehatchie celebrated its commencement in a ceremony held on the Salkehatchie Commons at the Allendale campus on April 29. 138 associate degrees were awarded as well as 29 bachelor's degrees through the University of South Carolina's Palmetto College and in partnership with other regional campuses. The 145 graduates represented 9 states and 13 high school students.

Salkehatchie partnership graduates first USC Beaufort nursing cohort

After graduating 122 Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) students through USC Salkehatchie's partnership with the University of South Carolina's College of Nursing, a new tradition has begun. USC Salkehatchie is now in partnership with USC Beaufort to deliver the BSN program to Salkehatchie-based students.

Lai receives Plyler Excellence in Service Award

Dr. Bryan Lai, professor of mathematics, is the 2022 recipient of the Chris P. Plyler Excellence in Service award from the University of South Carolina. The award is given to recognize outstanding service by a full-time faculty member at a Palmetto College campus.

Burns Receives Duffy Excellence in Teaching Award

Dr. Francis Burns, assistant professor of chemistry, is the recipient of the 2022 John J. Duffy Excellence in Teaching award from the University of South Carolina. The award recognizes a Palmetto College faculty member who demonstrates outstanding teaching.

Dangerfield Shares History with Daughters of the American Revolution

USC Salkehatchie Assistant Professor of History David W. Dangerfield presented a lecture to the Rebecca Motte Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution at the Old Exchange Building in Charleston. His lecture, "Liberty and its Limits: Free People of Color, the American Revolution, and South Carolina," surveyed how African Americans experienced the Revolution and their interactions with both the British and American sides.

First engineering cohort to graduate this spring

Zachary Wilson and Jacob Horn are USC Salkehatchie's first group of students to complete the first two years of requirements for its 2 + 2 Industrial Process Engineering program with USC Aiken.

2022 Academic Awards

USC Salkehatchie congratulates its 2022 Academic Awards winners for their educational accomplishments. These awards provide opportunities to recognize students who meet high standards of academic excellence and those who have given their best efforts, often overcoming obstacles to their learning.

Announcement of Search for USC Salkehatchie Dean

A Search Advisory Committee has been appointed to lead the search for the next Dean of USC Salkehatchie.

Salkehatchie students participate in the Amazing History Race

Students at USC Salkehatchie took time from their studies to participate in the Amazing History Race in which students competed to complete obstacles with the fastest time while learning about local history. The activity, created by Dr. Sarah Miller, professor of history, was based on the popular TV show where contestants travel around the world and complete tasks related to their travels


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