Women’s Mentor Network

Are you interested in joining a cohort of female leaders here at Carolina in developing a community of support and education. Please consider applying for the 2016-2017 Women’s Mentor Network. By acting as a mentor or mentee you’d have the opportunity to foster a relationship of personal and professional support, while becoming more involved in…

What’s Dennis Reading? 2016-17

Aug. 22, 2016 The REAL Data Revolution It’s about the right data, not bigger data. — Trusteeship The Elements of Value As customers weigh price v. value, what does value really mean? A new 30-element model explains. — Harvard Business Review 5 phrases established leaders should never say again To retain their best young talent, established leaders…

PD Picks 2016-17

August 29, 2016 Brand Yourself  Fundamentally, your “brand” is just another word for your reputation. It’s not about inventing a fake identity to please others. It’s about understanding how people perceive you and making sure that picture accurately reflects your talents. —  HR Today  How to be data-informed Data is everywhere, but it can be challenging…

Staff notes

Vicki Hamby, University Career Center, presented “CREATE-ing Employability: It Takes A Village,” at the 2016 South Carolina Education and Business Summit in Greenville, S.C. Ryan Lloyd and Hilary Lichterman, University Housing, presented “From Elusive to Tangible: Mapping and Inventorying Student Learning,” at the Association of College and University Housing Officers-International Annual Conference and Exposition in…

Fall 2016 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 events will be announced as they become available. AUGUST Aug. 3 – Division Ice Cream Social 2:30-3:30 p.m., Russell House Grand Market Place Aug. 16 – Graduate Assistant Orientation…

Fall 2016 opening schedule

The time between UofSC students moving in to residence halls and beginning classes will be shorter this year. Residence halls will open to residents Sunday, Aug. 14 and Monday, Aug. 15 — two days later than last year’s move-in — and fall classes will begin Thursday, Aug. 18. The shift was approved by university leadership based…