AmeriCorps Week set for March 23-28

AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 men and women in intensive service each year through thousands of nonprofits, schools, public agencies and community and faith-based groups across the country. AmeriCorps members help communities tackle pressing problems while mobilizing more than 3.4 million volunteers for the organizations they serve. Members gain valuable professional, educational and life benefits,…

What’s Dennis Reading? – 3/18/15

The 7 Attributes of CEOs Who Get Social Media by Ted Coiné and Mark Babbitt, Harvard Business Review Leaders are increasingly expected to have a strong social media presence. Yet many still view social media as a broadcast channel, not as a way to connect. The seven attributes of CEOs who get social media are…

Staff Notes

Jennifer Myers has joined the Healthy Carolina Initiative and is now working with and reporting to Jessica Johnston. Jennifer has been doing great work leading mental health initiatives on campus while reporting through the Counseling Center. She will be assisting in research, benchmarking and environmental approaches to improve the mental health of USC and will continue her…

Are you headed to the NASPA Annual Conference?

Mark your calendars and make plans to attend the University of South Carolina Alumni and Friends Reception. Please help spread the word and invite your colleagues across the country with connections to Carolina! NASPA Annual Conference in New Orleans, La. Monday, March 23, 2015 7-8:30 p.m. New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center River…

Student Conduct seeking graduate summer intern

Attention Graduate Students: Are you looking for a summer internship opportunity? The Office of Student Conduct and Academic Integrity is hiring a graduate student intern to assist with coordinating several summer projects including: assisting with the coordination of the Southeastern Student Conduct Institute, assisting with Academic Integrity benchmarking and developing fall outreach initiatives. Please submit…

Student Disability Services adds offices in Byrnes Building

The Student Disability Services Assistive Technology Lab, along with staff members Bradley Crain, Dow Hammond Charlotte Helms, have relocated to Byrnes Building rooms 307, 308 and 309. The expansion will allow Student Disability Services to meet the needs of the growing number of students who register with the office and to continue to provide accommodations for…

Staff Notes

Liz Perian from the Student Success Center presented Tracking Matters: Best Practices for Organizing and Tracking Your Program’s Marketing Efforts at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, District III Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida.  Dan Colascione won the new professional of the year and was presented with a plaque at the opening luncheon of SEAHO. Hilary…