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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…

Applications now being accepted for AmeriCorps Summer Associates

Applications are now being accepted for this year’s AmeriCorps Summer Associate VISTAs. As a summer associate, students can serve directly with a nonprofit organization in Columbia, identifying local poverty-related community needs and facilitating programs that impact low-income populations. The position 40 hours per week for eight weeks over the summer and comes with an educational award…

New primary care physicians course available

The Office of Pre-Professional Advising is piloting a new seminar course this semester designed to offer pre-medical students an insider’s look at the world of primary care physicians.  With the passage of the Affordable Care Act and our aging population, there is a critical shortage of primary care physicians.  This class, unique in its design…

Staff Notes

Please note the following the staff changes for University 101 Programs:  Kevin Clarke – Assistant Director for Faculty Development and Assessment Catherine Sale Greene – Assistant Director for Campus Partnerships Tricia Kennedy – Assistant Director for Peer Leadership