Staff Notes

Assistant Residence Life Coordinator Becki Bury won the Outstanding Graduate Student in Region III Award at the NASPA Region III Awards.  Dr. Ed Miller won the “Fearless Nine Service to SCASFAA” award at the SCASFAA Conference.  This prestigious award, named after the original nine founding members of SCASFAA, is awarded annually to a distinguished member of the SCASFAA organization who…

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Donate items to Give it Up for Good

Each spring, University Housing runs the Give It Up for Good program to collect donations from the residence halls as students move out for the summer. The majority of the 30,000 pounds of items collected is sold at a yard sale to benefit Habitat for Humanity. Food and plastic bags are donated directly to Harvest Hope. The…

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Record nine NOAA Hollings Scholars at UofSC announced

Nine rising juniors at the University of South Carolina have been chosen as 2015 Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholars. this year’s recipients, Kaitlyn Bretz, Jamie Clark, Justin DuRant, Melaina Dyck, Jory Fleming, Alexandra Golden, Phillip Key, Angela Korabik and Anna Lynn, bring the total number of UofSC Hollings Scholars to 34 over the 11 years…

Assist with upcoming SAVIP events

Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention & Prevention is seeking faculty, staff and student volunteers to assist with two upcoming events. Hip Hop Wednesday and National Denim Day, both on Wednesday April 22 from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. on Greene Street. Duties include: · Duties: Disseminating information concerning SAVIP: the office, some of the services, resources and…

Register for free hearing screening

Registration is now open for a free hearing screening which is part of the Healthy Aging Initiative. Approximately 20% of adults in the United States report some degree of hearing loss and 60% of people with hearing loss are either in the work force or in educational settings, according to the Hearing Loss Association of…

Take part in Parents Weekend

Parents Weekend 2015, set for Sept. 25-27, provides students and their families with faculty and staff interaction, classroom experiences and opportunities to learn about the University of South Carolina. In an effort to highlight the academic and extracurricular components of life at Carolina, faculty and staff are invited to participate in Parents Weekend by hosting a reception, open…