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.

Recycling carts available by request

Faculty and staff who are interested in cleaning out their offices for the summer may request temporary mixed paper recycling roll carts for recyclable items. Contact the Facilities Call Center (777-WORK) or by email to set up a customized system for collecting recyclables.

Congratulations to division awards recipients

Congratulations to all of the award recipients at the 2015 Division Awards and Recognition Breakfast: Exemplary Service to the Carolina Community Award Stuart Hunter Outstanding Service to Students Award Daniel Colascione and Lauren Martini Olson Continuing Excellence Awards (1-5 years) Catherine Greene and Hayley Efland Continuing Excellence Awards (5+ years) Dana Waters New Professional Staff Member of the Year…

2015 Environmental Stewardship Awards presented

The campus-wide 2015 Environmental Stewardship Awards presented by the Environment and Sustainability Program were given to a student, faculty and staff member for their outstanding accomplishments and service as environmental stewards at UofSC. Student: 2015 Environmental Stewardship Award presented to: Megan Krystofik – Management major in DM School of Business with concentration in Management of Human…

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What’s Dennis Reading? – 4/29/15

The University’s Crisis of Purpose by Drew Gilpin Faust, The New York Times Colleges and universities in America have continually struggled to keep up with the demands expected of them, including the abilities to be practical as well as transcendent and to both add value and question values. These conflicting expectations have, in recent decades,…

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…