what's happening @UofSC

Freshman move in

Movin' on up

The Class of 2022 is here — all 5,800-plus of them — and their hopes and dreams as Gamecock freshmen are as varied as you might imagine. @UofSC Today caught up with three of them on Move-in Day.

metal artwork in the garden

Paradise found

Darla Moore's passion for excellence extends to the garden at her ancestral home — all 65 beautiful acres of it.


Carolina Welcome by the numbers

The incoming class of freshmen is expected to be one of the largest at the University of South Carolina. We break down Move-In 2018 by the numbers.

Marisa Green

Getting at the core of the issue

To increase diversity among South Carolina’s teachers while also tackling the growing teacher shortage, the College of Education is launching the Apple Core Initiative. Ten students, including Marisa Green, will take part in the pilot program which provides scholarships and support for underrepresented populations in South Carolina.

Richard Riley

A life in public service

Dick Riley has a hope for what the collection of his papers, unveiled Monday at the University of South Carolina, can mean for the state’s future. Not surprisingly, his focus is on young people and public service.


Building the world’s next tourism hot spot

If you’re planning a vacation, odds are Uzbekistan has not been at the top of your list. That could change very soon, though, as the University of South Carolina enters a partnership to nurture the burgeoning tourism industry and service economy in the former Soviet republic.

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In the News

“USC Upstate unveils new online master’s program”

(Feat. Laura Reynolds, USC Upstate) —Spartanburg Herald Journal

“Legislation changes the scope of practice for nurse practitioners in South Carolina”

(Feat. Stephanie Burgess, nursing) —South Carolina Radio Network

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University Events

Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, Aug. 27, 2018

Location: Melton Observatory 201

Lisa Oberlander Guest Artist Clarinet Recital

Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018

Location: School of Music 206

Stargazing at the Melton Memorial Observatory

Monday, Sep. 3, 2018

Location: Melton Observatory 201

Farmers Market

Tuesday, Sep. 4, 2018

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

USC String Project New Student Orientation

Tuesday, Sep. 4, 2018

Location: See Description for Event Location.

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