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Play it safe

In your residence hall or apartment, on campus, around town and at the game, it's important to watch our for your own safety and the well-being of others. Here are a few tips: 

 

Members of the band Hootie & the Blowfish stand on the historic UofSC Horseshoe

The best place to watch the away game

Nothing compares to the atmosphere of cheering on the Gamecocks at Williams Brice Stadium. However, these spots around Columbia are a close second for away games.

Let's Get to Work

Check out this week's highlighted jobs, internships, co-ops and service opportunities from YOUR UofSC career finder, Handshake.

South Carolina students check out student organizations at the fair on Greene Street

Where do I sign up?

Joining a student organization is a great way to meet like-minded people and find your home at Carolina. With over 500 clubs that focus on academics, sports, service, careers, interests and more, there's something for everyone.

 

Announcements

Meters closed at Close-Hipp on Tuesday

Events on Tuesday around College St. will close all metered parking around Close-Hipp throughout the day. Campus community members should find alternate parking like in the Barnwell St. lot (AD7) and take the North Loop shuttle that drops off at Close-Hipp.

Peace Corps to Host Application Drive at UofSC

The Peace Corps seeks applicants to fill hundreds of requests for volunteers in programs worldwide to begin service in spring and summer 2020.

Applications open for University Libraries Student Advisory Council

The deadline to apply for the 2019-2020 University Libraries Student Advisory Council is Sept. 13.

Hurricane Dorian: what students need to know

The University of South Carolina is closely monitoring Hurricane Dorian, and any updates – including potential class cancellations or closings -- will be posted on sc.edu/weather, social media and Carolina Alert. In the meantime, here are a few things you should know and do to prepare for whatever the storm brings.

Applications open for University 101 Peer Leaders

Applications open for new University 101 Peer Leaders on Sept. 3.

Want to borrow a GoPro?

Thomas Cooper Library has the brand new equipment you need to to get creative with a class project or just make a video for fun.

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Student Events

Civility Series: Conversation Cafe

Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2019

Location: Russell House Ballroom C

Farmers Market

Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2019

Location: RHUU Greene Street Space 05, RHUU Greene Street Space 06, RHUU Greene Street Space 07, RHUU Greene Street Space 08, RHUU Greene Street Space 09, RHUU Greene Street Space 10

Football Attendance Voucher Redemption

Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2019

Location: Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 3

Family and Friends Support Meeting

Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2019

Location: Russell House University Union 303

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Dates and Deadlines


Stories for Students

Justin Stoll

Athletics video director focuses on graduate degree

Two weeks into his job with the athletics department, Justin Stoll crafted some of the most iconic words in Gamecock football history. Nine years later, he plays an even larger role in multimedia productions, but he also is working on his master's degree in library and information science.

Portrait of Amanda Fairchild

Mungo Teaching Award: Amanda Fairchild

If you think you hate statistics or they make you nervous, you might just be the perfect student for Amanda Fairchild. The associate professor of psychology is out to demystify statistics for University of South Carolina master’s and Ph.D. candidates, who need Fairchild’s courses to complete their degrees but do not always see themselves as numbers people.

2 UofSC cheerleaders waving their pom poms at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte.

The best places to watch the away game

Nothing compares to the atmosphere of cheering on the Gamecocks at Williams Brice Stadium. However, these spots around Columbia are a close second for away games.

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