Need something?

Welcome to campus, new students! New to the area and need something for your residence hall room or apartment? Plug the addresses of these local retailers into your phone or GPS system. For directions to return to campus, use the address 1400 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29208. Grocery stores BI-LO (2.1 miles) 300 Knox Abbott Drive Cayce, SC…

Take a deep breath and…

BY PAGE IVEY This story originally appeared in USC Times Simply paying attention to your breathing can reduce your stress, lower your heart rate and help you relax. But relaxation can also be achieved through swimming, yoga, gardening, meditation or a century-old process of understanding and adjusting the body’s movements. It all comes down to the same…

Fall 2015 professional development events

The Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support professional development team coordinates programs and events to support the growth, development and recognition of all division employees. Details on the fall events will be announced as they become available. August Aug. 5 – Ice cream social, 2-3:30 p.m. on Davis Field September Sept. 3 – What’s Dennis…

Community Farm & Garden is Certified SC

Produce from the Carolina Community Farm & Garden now will carry the Certified SC Grown mark. The farm recently became a member of the Certified South Carolina program, which recognizes high quality agricultural products grown in South Carolina. The farm is also listed on the Certified SC Grown website and can be found in the South Carolina Department of Agriculture’s promotional…

Volunteers needed for First-Year Reading Experience

The Office of the Provost and University 101 Programs are looking for volunteers for the 22nd Annual First-Year Reading Experience (FYRE) on Monday, Aug.17. At this event, more than 5,000 students will gather to hear from the author of “Where’d You Go, Bernadette” and will break into smaller groups for discussion following the program. Volunteers are needed to…

Join judicial council’s faculty/staff team

Employees interested in upholding the Carolinian Creed and maintaining the university’s standards and integrity can do so by joining the Carolina Judicial Council’s faculty/staff team. Members of Carolina Judicial Council have a unique opportunity to hear conduct cases and decide their outcomes. Fall training will be 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4. Those interested should…

Summer course: higher ed in fiction and film

Looking for an engaging and fun summer course?  “Higher Education in Fiction and Film” will be offered during Summer I (June 1 – 30) on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Staff and faculty are welcome to enroll for credit or to audit.  For more information, contact Dr. Christian Anderson.