What to know for fall: housing and facilities

With the new semester around the corner, a few changes have been made to enhance the Carolina experience. Here’s a roundup of some of them: Some first-year students will be housed in off-campus apartment complexes Park Place and Aspyre this year. There will be live-in staff, additional programming and more shuttle stops to accommodate these…

Spring 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. JANUARY Jan. 21 – What’s Dennis Reading? Breakfast 8 – 9 a.m., Osborne 206B RSVP required Jan. 22 –…

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…

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…

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…