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Exceeding Expectations

UofSC Mock Trial Team Jumps to 10th place in the National Championships

Honoring the First

James L. Solomon Jr. was the University of South Carolina's first African American mathematics student. His contributions to the college ushered in the early stages of diversity and inclusion on campus.

Leadership Week: City of Women Panel

The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to present a panel discussion on this exciting and important new project in Columbia.

Southern History Ambassador

Author, radio host and professor emeritus Walter Edgar joins the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Board of Trustees

New Associates Join the Incubator

Incubator for Teaching Innovation grows in second year

Sojourn to Spain

Art professor Dawn Hunter connects art, science, history with Fulbright project

Networking throughout the globe

New Fulbright specialist to connect Carolina students and faculty with research projects worldwide

Mixing up gold medals

Chemistry instructor leads high school students to international success

New McCausland Fellows named

Honor recognizes outstanding young faculty in Arts and Sciences

Student spotlight: Hannah Thomas

Research opportunities open career doors for graduating senior

Deep Underground

A team of Carolina physicists are part of an international project to explore origins of universe

The Orangeburg Massacre and its impact on civil rights in South Carolina

Former Carolina professor Cleveland Sellers on March 27 will speak about the Orangeburg Massacre that took place at South Carolina State University 50 years ago.

Nobel laureate to visit UofSC

Scientist W.E. Moerner will explain implications for super resolution microscopy as part of a lecture presented by the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

Mapping Santa Elena's history

Archaeologists work to create detailed map of 16th-century Spanish town on Parris Island

Congrats to our Truman finalist

College of Arts and Sciences junior Casey Brayton will join almost 200 other Truman Scholar finalists nationwide to interview for this highly competitive award.

Arc of justice

The Center for Civil Rights History and Research welcomes two visiting scholars who will discuss justice for African Americans in the 21st century.

Internship spotlight: Inside Sen. Graham's office with Antionna Fuller

Junior Antionna Fuller got an inside look at how federal government works during an internship serving in U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham's office.

Stories of Justice and Change

Civil Rights leaders visit Columbia for Black Stories: Two Cities film series

Islam and free expression focus of upcoming Barnes Symposium

Turkish journalist and author Mustafa Akyol will lead a public discussion on free expression in Islam and the importance of interfaith dialogue during a visit to the Carolina as part of the annual Rudolph C. Barnes Sr. Symposium on Law and Morality. This year's lecture and accompanying events are presented by the College of Arts and Sciences' religious studies department

A living legacy

Winners of the Grace Jordan McFadden Award excel in academics and community service. The honor recognizes students majoring or minoring in African American Studies.

Alumni spotlight: 2017 Dean's Award winner

Alumnus Tommy Hickman channels passion for science into lifelong career, service.

Good Luck to Our Truman Scholar Finalist, Nick Santamaria

Nick Santamaria, political science major in the College of Arts and Sciences, will interview March 31 for the highly competitive and prestigious Truman Scholarship.

Alaina Coates in the Classroom, Court, and Community

Alaina Coates takes on many roles as a Carolina Gamecock.

History Professor Explores the Roots of Women's Rights in her Upcoming Book

Dr. Marjorie Spruill's upcoming book Divided We Stand explores the 1970s divide between feminists and conservatives, and the continued repercussions.

Claudia Benitez-Nelson is a Force of Nature on the Ocean, in the Classroom

Undergraduates taking Professor Claudia Benitez-Nelson's Intro to Oceanography course couldn't possibly sit passively in her classroom.


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