A new type of airplane wing assembled without the use of rivets. Durable plastic sensors manufactured on a 3D printer. Composite materials for building the fuselage of the next generation jumbo jet. At the University of South Carolina’s McNAIR Center for Aerospace Innovation and Research, all of the above are on the drawing board.
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Calendar of Events
Exhibit: "McKissick Museum: Invitation to Explore"
Monday, June 8, 2015View Event Details
Exhibit: "McKissick and You: Collecting What Matters"
Friday, June 12, 2015View Event Details
Exhibit: "Nuclear Carolina: Power and Waste in the Palmetto State"
Tuesday, June 23, 2015View Event Details
Exhibit: "Heard at Every Turn: Traditional Music in South Carolina"
Thursday, August 6, 2015View Event Details
McCuthen House opens for lunch
Thursday, September 3, 2015View Event Details
Across the Water with Columbia Baroque: The River Thames
Friday, September 4, 2015View Event Details
Soulful Strings: Indian Classical Music Concert
Saturday, September 5, 2015View Event Details
Cornelia Freeman Concert Series
Sunday, September 6, 2015View Event Details
Cormac Cannon, the new director of athletic bands, drills the 375-member USC Marching Band during summer band camp.
The University of South Carolina will usher in the college football season for the fourth consecutive year Thursday (Sept. 3), when the Gamecocks take on the North Carolina Tar Heels in the inaugural Belk College Kickoff in Charlotte. The season opener, which is set for 6 p.m., marks the 57th meeting on the gridiron for the two Carolina teams and the first time the two teams will battle in Charlotte.
Joan T.A. Gabel began her tenure as the University of South Carolina's provost this week. We caught up with her to learn a little more about her and her plans for the future.
Every summer the University of South Carolina's faculty, staff and students travel the world to conduct research, learn about cultures and take on new challenges that can have a big impact. Here's just a quick look at what some Gamecocks have been up to this summer.
Historian discusses impact of WWII from global to individual level (feat. Fritz Hamer)
Belk’s sale while on top a good choice, professor says (feat. Marianne Bickle, Moore School of Business)
Researchers create healthy, accessible foodshare program in high needs areas (feat. Beverly Wilson and Carrie Draper)
Professor discusses SC's readiness for major tropical storms (feat. Venkat Lakshmi, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences)
THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, may delay the rejection of incompatible organs in transplant patients. (feat. Mitzi Nagarkatti, School of Medicine)
Poet describes metaphors behind most recent poem on racial tensions (feat. Nikki Finney)
Columbia's Assembly Street Improvement Project is one of 10 national projects nominated for a "Best in America" award.
Low-income South Carolinians face difficulties in using SNAP benefits at farmer's markets. (feat. Carrie Draper, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities)