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Calendar of Events

Exhibit: "McKissick Museum: Invitation to Explore"

Monday, June 8, 2015

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Exhibit: "McKissick and You: Collecting What Matters"

Friday, June 12, 2015

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Exhibit: "Nuclear Carolina: Power and Waste in the Palmetto State"

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

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Exhibit: "Heard at Every Turn: Traditional Music in South Carolina"

Thursday, August 6, 2015

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McCuthen House opens for lunch

Thursday, September 3, 2015

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Across the Water with Columbia Baroque: The River Thames

Friday, September 4, 2015

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Soulful Strings: Indian Classical Music Concert

Saturday, September 5, 2015

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Cornelia Freeman Concert Series

Sunday, September 6, 2015

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Featured Content

A researcher opens a large capsule

McNAIR: Imagination takes flight

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.

Battle of the Carolinas

Battle of the Carolinas

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.

Meet the provost: Joan T.A. Gabel

Meet the provost: Joan T.A. Gabel

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.

How UofSC spent the summer

How UofSC spent the summer

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.

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In the News

"World War II vets remember the end of the war"

Historian discusses impact of WWII from global to individual level (feat. Fritz Hamer)

"What to expect after sale of longtime Charleston retailer Belk"

Belk’s sale while on top a good choice, professor says (feat. Marianne Bickle, Moore School of Business)

"FoodShare Columbia creators aim to eliminate city’s food deserts"

Researchers create healthy, accessible foodshare program in high needs areas (feat. Beverly Wilson and Carrie Draper)

"Lakshmi: 10 years after Katrina, is SC prepared?"

Professor discusses SC's readiness for major tropical storms (feat. Venkat Lakshmi, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences)

"Marijuana may help prevent transplant rejection"

THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, may delay the rejection of incompatible organs in transplant patients. (feat. Mitzi Nagarkatti, School of Medicine)

"How 'The Battle of and for the Black Face Boy' came to be"

Poet describes metaphors behind most recent poem on racial tensions (feat. Nikki Finney)

"Vote For Assembly Street Project For 'Best In America'"

Columbia's Assembly Street Improvement Project is one of 10 national projects nominated for a "Best in America" award.

"Expert discusses inconsistencies in farmers markets accepting SNAP benefits"

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)

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