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Parents Updates

Join us for Parents Weekend 2016!

Parents Weekend 2016 will take place Sept. 16-18! Registration is required and will be available June 13 at 9 a.m. through Aug. 26 at 4 p.m. Space is limited, so early registration is encouraged! 

Career Center: Guiding Gamecocks to Success

The mission of the Career Center is to “educate and empower students in their development of lifelong career management skills.” Career Center staff members are dedicated to teaching students how to use the tools and resources available so that they can more easily navigate big career decisions.


Stories for Parents

Caryn Outten

Case study in flipping the STEM classroom

Garnet Apple awardee Caryn Outten will doubtless help her biochemistry students find lifelong success in the health sciences if she can pass on to them an enthusiasm that comes to her naturally.


Welcome home Gamecocks

Summer’s over. The Class of 2020 has arrived. Coming from 45 states and 35 countries, freshmen will move into their new homes on the University of South Carolina campus Sunday and Monday.

Julius Fridriksson

Brains on the brain

Aphasia, a communication disorder caused by damage to the left hemisphere of the brain, robs people of their ability to process language. A team of researchers led by SmartState Endowed Chair of Memory and Brain Function Julius Fridriksson is using state-of-the-art MRI, machine learning and new therapies to help those people find their words again.

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