South Carolina Honors College student newsletter archive
Student Newsletter Archive
Welcome to the South Carolina Honors College student newsletter archive. Below you will find the most recent weekly newsletters. Browse through past issues or follow the link at the bottom of this page to subscribe.


SCHC Newsletter: 9/17/18 (Sep 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College It's nice to see you again! Here's what's happening this week: Watch your inbox: Honors College advising and course registration information will be sent today!   Monday 9/17 Magellan Scholar Information Workshop 12:00-1:00 pm DeSaussure 228 More>> Tuesday 9/18 Rhodos Fellows Present: Master Innovators Series with Entrepreneur Bea Wray - "Write That Ticket" 5:00-7:00 pm Booker T. Washington

SCHC Newsletter: 9/10/18 (Sep 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Here's what's happening this week:   Monday 9/10 Washington Semester Information Session 10:00-10:30am DeSaussure 228 More>> Getting Started in Research Workshop 11:00-12:00pm Gambrell 150 (PC Lab) More>> Washington Semester Information Session 1:00-1:30pm Gressette Room (3rd Floor Harper) More>> Tuesday 9/11 Getting Started in Research Workshop  3:00-4:00pm Gambrell 1

SCHC Newsletter: 9/4/18 (Sep 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Hope you had a great weekend! Here's what's happening this week:   Tuesday 9/4 Info Session: Washington Semester Program  10:00-10:30am Honors Residence Hall room B119 View a recorded session here. More>> Getting Started in Research Workshop 3:00-4:00pm Gambrell 150 (PC Lab) More>> Honors Research Grant Workshop (for funding effective 10/15/18) 7:00pm Gressette Room, Harper Col

SCHC Newsletter: 8/27/18 (Aug 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Howdy! Here's what's happening this week: TODAY Honors Advisor Drop-in Hours 10:00-12:00, 2:00-5:00 Honors Residence Hall Office A110 More>> Getting Started in Research Workshop 11:00-12:00 Gambrell 150 (PC Lab) More>> Chips, Dips & Internships   6:00-7:00 Honors Residence Hall B110 More>>   Tuesday 8/28 Honors Advisor Drop-in Hours 9:00-1:00, 3:00-5:00 Honors Res

SCHC Newsletter: 8/17/18 - welcome back (Aug 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Welcome back!  Here's what's happening this week: Monday 8/20 Fulbright Program Summer Workshop  12:00 Gressette Room More>> Honors College Convocation and 40th Anniversary Celebration 5:30 USC Alumni Center   Tuesday 8/21 Orientation to National Fellowships (for freshmen) 10:30 OR 1:30 Currell College Room 107 More>> Wednesday 8/22 Cyrillic Workshop: Lea

SCHC Newsletter: 4/30/18 (May 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Good luck on exams! Today 5/1 Reading Day Pet a Pup with PAALS 10:00-12:00 Center for Health and Well-Being Reading Day Yoga 11:00 Honors Residence Hall Courtyard   SAVE THE DATE: 5/10 Honors College Revocation Ceremony Plan ahead with the full calendar. NOTES: Beginning May 1st honors classes will be frozen for current honors students in preparation for freshman advising.  ANTH 322

SCHC Newsletter: 4/23/18 (Apr 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Beginning May 1st honors classes will be frozen for current honors students in preparation for freshman advising. Be sure to submit any course changes to your honors advisor by April 30th. Monday 4/23 National Fellowships Celebration 4:00 Gressette Room, Harper College More>>   Wednesday 4/25 Truman Workshop: Getting Started 4:00 Gressette Room, Harper College More>> SAVE THE

SCHC Newsletter: 4/16/18 (Apr 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Monday 4/16 Fulbright Workshop: Getting Started 4:00 Gressette Room, Harper College More>> Discover USC Panel 5:30 Russell House 305 More>>   Tuesday 4/17 Pet a Pup with PAALS 10:00-12:00 Center for Health and Well-Being Patio Wednesday 4/18 From USC to Oxford: Coffee and Conversation with Rhodes Scholar and SCHC Alumna Caroline Parler Potter 2:30-5:00 Gressette R

SCHC Newsletter: 4/9/18 (Apr 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Monday 4/9 Deadline for SCHC Artists in Residence applications   Tuesday 4/10 OUR Workshop: Getting Started in Research 10:00 Gambrell 150 (PC Lab) More>> Lecture: "From Liberation to Turmoil: Social Media, Democracy, and the Spread of (Mis)Information" 6:00 McMaster 214 Wednesday 4/11 OUR Workshop: Getting Started in Research 5:30 Gambrell 150 (PC Lab)  More>>

SCHC Newsletter: 4/2/18 (Apr 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College It's time for  Honors College advising!  Tonight: Getting Out There: Tips for Amplifying Your Influence, an interactive workshop by Cookerly PR Chief Innovation Officer Stephen Michael Brown, APR, SCHC Class of 1995  5:30 Gressette Room, Harper College   Wednesday 4/4 Last Lecture Series 7:00 Gressette Room, Harper College More>>   Thursday 4/5 TOAST Breakfast

SCHC Newsletter: 3/26/18 (Mar 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College It's time for  Honors College advising!  Monday 3/26 Meet the Study Abroad Office 11:00-2:00 RHUU Greene Street More>> Tuesday 3/27 Blockchain and Your Future 2:00 School of Journalism & Mass Communications 318 More>> Workshop: Creating & Presenting a Poster Presentation 3:00 Russell House 305 More>> Info Session: MS in Technology Innovation

SCHC Newsletter: 3/19/18 (Mar 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College It's time for  Honors College advising!  Tuesday 3/20 Workshop: Getting Started in Research 10:00 Gambrell 150 (PC Lab) More>> Nature of Spring with Rudy Mancke 12:00 Horseshoe @ McKissick Museum   More>> Workshop: Resume/CV Writing for Chemistry and Biochemistry Majors 6:00 Jones 201   Wednesday 3/21 OFSP Fulbright Workshop 4:00 Gressette

SCHC Newsletter: 3/5/18 (Mar 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College It's time for  Honors College advising!  Monday 3/5 Workshop: SURF and Exploration Research Grants All grant applicants are required to attend a workshop. 1:00 Gressette Room, Harper College More>> OFSP Workshop:  Prestigious Interdisciplinary Graduate Awards 4:00 Gressette Room, Harper College More>> Screening and Discussion: College Students and Mental Health 

SCHC Newsletter: 2/26/18 (Feb 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College It's time for  Honors College advising!  Monday 2/26 Zotero Citation Workshop 4:00 Multimedia Room 1, Thomas Cooper Library  More>> Tuesday 2/27 Workshop: Getting Started in Research 10:00 Gambrell 150 (PC Lab) More>>   Wednesday 2/28 Workshop: Interviewing and Networking Skills for Chemistry and Biochemistry Undergraduate Majors 5:45 Jones 203 Office of Under

SCHC Newsletter: 2/19/18 (Feb 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College Monday 2/19 Honors College advising calendars open today! You will receive a notification from your advisor by 5:00 with a link to schedule your appointment. Honors Classes will be posted on Self Service and the Honors College website by Friday. Tuesday 2/20 Office of Undergraduate Research Workshop: Abstract Writing 4:00 Russell House 305   More>> Workshop: Resume/CV Writing for Chemistry

SCHC Newsletter: 2/12/18 (Feb 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College   Monday 2/12 Today is the deadline to apply to be a mentor to next year’s incoming freshmen. Green Career Fair 6:00-8:00 Russell House Ballroom More>> Tuesday 2/13 Info Session: Washington Semester Program 11:30 Honors Residence Hall B119 More>> Magellan Scholar Application Workshop 12:00 Russell House 305 More>> Research Workshop: Marketing your Research Experienc

SCHC Newsletter: 2/5/18 Honors Week (Feb 2018)
It's Honors Week at the Honors College! It's Honors Week!   Monday 2/5 OFSP Workshop: Gilman, Bridging, and Freeman-ASIA Scholarship 4:00pm Gressette Room, Harper College More>> How to Succeed in Business: A Networking Event with Honors College Alumni 5:30pm Honors Residence Hall B110 More>> Tuesday 2/6 Honors College Family Feud 5:00pm 650 Lincoln Theater More>> Chips, Dips & Internships 6:00pm 650 Lincoln Theater Mor

SCHC Newsletter: 1/29/18 (Jan 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: Help us with the Honors Week Family Feud answers by completing this survey! Monday 1/29 RSVP deadline extended for Meet the “Father of the Microbiome”: Workshop with Dr. Jeffrey Gordon-  Contact Dr. Kay Banks to reserve your place.  OFSP Leadership Workshop: What it is, how to develop it, and how to talk about it as National Fellowship Applic

SCHC Newsletter: 1/22/18 (Jan 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week:   Monday 1/22 OFSP Workshop: UK Summer Fulbright 4:00pm Gressette Room, Harper College More>> Tuesday 1/23 Workshop: Getting Started in Research 10:00am Gambrell 150 (PC Lab) To sign up, log on to sc.campus.eab.com. More>> OFSP Workshop: Madison Graduate Fellowship Workshop 4:00pm Gressette Room, Harper College More>> Wedn

SCHC Newsletter: 1/15/18 (Jan 2018)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Welcome back! Here's what's happening this week: Today is MLK Day! It's a day on, not off. Join hands with your Carolina community to honor Dr. King’s life and to work together to help others through events, special seminars and other learning experiences that continue to spread his vision and work. >Don't forget to tag us #thisisSCHC in your social media posts! Tuesday 1/16 classes begin

SCHC Newsletter: 12/4/17 (Dec 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: Wednesday 12/6 Internship Drop-in Hours 1:00 - 4:00pm Harper College 322 More>> Thursday 12/7 "Paws" to Relax Puppy Visit 11:00am - 2:00pm Harper College More>> Friday 12/8 Senior Thesis Workshop for Juniors 12:00pm Gressette Room, Harper College More>> Sunday 12/10 Counseling Center Drop-in Hours 2:00 - 8:00pm Center for Health a

SCHC Newsletter: 11/27/17 (Nov 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: Monday 11/27 From an Arts and Sciences Degree to an Illustrious Career: Advice from Alumni at the Top of their Game, featuring Dr. Gerald Harmon, Chair of the American Medical Association, and William Hubbard, Past President of the American Bar Association 6:00 - 8:00pm Lumpkin Auditorium, Close-Hipp Building Register by email>> Wednesday 11/29 Pre-

SCHC Newsletter: 11/13/17 (Nov 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: Priority registration is open. Check Self Service for your time ticket. Monday 11/13 OFSP Workshop: Pickering, Rangel, and Payne 4pm Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor More>> Tuesday 11/14 Senior Thesis Info Session For Sophomores and Juniors 4:30pm Honors Residence Hall B110 More>> Bedtime Stories featuring Gamecock Jesus 9:00 650 Lincol

SCHC Newsletter: 11/06/17 (Nov 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: Priority registration begins this week. Check Self Service for your time ticket. Monday 11/6 Workshop: Getting Started in Research 12pm Gambrell 150 (PC Lab) More>> OFSP Workshop: Summer Opportunities for Freshmen and Sophomores 4pm Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor More>> Senior Thesis Info Session (for sophomores and juniors) 5pm Ho

SCHC Newsletter: 10/30/17 (Oct 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: It's time for Honors Advising! Didn't get an email from your advisor? Contact Student Services. Tuesday 10/31 Fall Literary Festival: Richard Michelson 6-8pm Hollings Special Collections Library Program Room More>> Wednesday 11/1 The Last Lecture: Dr. Todd Shaw, Department of Political Science and African American Studies 7pm Gressette Room, Harper C

SCHC Newsletter: 10/23/17 (Oct 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: It's time for Honors Advising! Didn't get an email from your advisor? Contact Student Services. Monday 10/23 Info Session: Honors In Italy! 12:30 Gressette Room, Harper College 3rd Floor More>> Tuesday 10/24 Office of Undergraduate Research Field Trip: Center for Environmental Nanoscience and Risk (CENR) 9:30 Center for Environmental Nanoscience & Risk

SCHC Newsletter: 10/16/17 (Oct 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: It's time for Honors Advising! Didn't get an email from your advisor? Contact Student Services. Today 10/16 Thesis Workshop 11:00 Honors Residence Hall B110 More>> MIT Media Lab Presentation 12:30 Honors Residence Hall B110 Meet an SCHC alum who will be recruiting for MIT. More>> Plan ahead with the full calendar. Spotlight on Research:

SCHC Newsletter: 10/09/17 (Oct 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: It's time for Honors Advising! Didn't get an email from your advisor? Contact Student Services. Monday 10/9 Passport Travel Grant Workshop 6:30 Honors Residence Hall B110 More>> Tuesday 10/10 Law School Fair 9:00-1:00 The New USC School of Law Honors Freshmen Advising Workshop 11:40 Honors Residence Hall B110 More>> United Way Giving Campai

SCHC Newsletter: 10/02/17 (Oct 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: It's time for Honors Advising! Didn't get an email from your advisor? Contact Student Services. Wednesday 10/4 Honors Advising Workshop for Freshmen 3:55 Honors Residence Hall B110 More>> OFSP Workshop: Boren and CLS 4:00 Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor More>> Global Health Week Symposium Topics: Maternal Mortality in the US; Wome

SCHC Newsletter: 9/25/17 (Sep 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: It's time for Honors Advising! Didn't get an email from your advisor? Contact Student Services. Monday 9/25 Magellan Scholarship Workshop 12:00 Russell House 305 More>> Honors Advising Workshop 1:10 Honors Residence Hall B110 More>> Tuesday 9/26 Lecture: The Science and Faith Quandary: Exploring Problems on Both Sides of the Question 6:00 Ward

SCHC Newsletter: 9/11/17 (Sep 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: Tuesday 9/12 First-Year Pre-Med Workshop 5:30 Honors Residence Hall, Room B110 Wednesday 9/13 OFSP Info Session: National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Workshop with DOD NDSEG, DOE CSGF, and SMART 4:00 Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor More>> South Carolina Semester Program Information Session 3:30 Honors Residence Hall,

SCHC Newsletter: 9/5/17 (Sep 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Here's what's happening this week: Tuesday 9/5 Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: DAAD, Gilman, Bridging, and Freeman-ASIA 3:00 Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd floor More>> Study Abroad Information Session 4:15-5:00 Honors Residence Hall, room B110 More>> Virtual Washington Semester Program Information Sessions 2:00-2:30, 6:30-7:00 Dial-in Number: (515) 739-14

SCHC Newsletter: 8/28/17 (Aug 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Welcome back! Here's what's happening this week: Monday 8/28 HRH Advisor Drop-in Hours 9:00-11:00 Honors Residence Hall offices Stop by to ask a quick question, swap out a class or find out about beyond the classroom opportunities. Washington Semester Program Info Session 12:00 Honors Residence Hall, Room B110 More>> Internship Info Drop-in Hours 1:00-4:00 Harper 322 More>> Hon

SCHC Newsletter: 4/24/17 (Apr 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: Today De-Stress Fest 5:30-8:30 Russell House Unwind with Changing Carolina Peer Leaders in their tropical themed De-Stress Fest. Learn about self-care, healthy sleep habits, and other stress management tips. Tuesday 4/25 Internship Drop-in Hours, last chance! 10:00-12:00 Harper 322 The Honors College offers an internship course that allows students to receive academic credit

SCHC Newsletter: 4/17/17 (Apr 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: Monday 4/17 Internship Drop-in Hours 1:00-2:30 Harper 322 The Honors College offers an internship course that allows students to receive academic credit counting towards the Beyond the Classroom requirement for their internship. Students participating in the program gain valuable experience in their chosen career field while receiving helpful feedback on their performance and reflecti

SCHC Newsletter: 4/10/17 (Apr 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: Wednesday 4/12 OFSP Info Session: Marshall Scholarship 2:00 Osborne 107 (conference room) Mr. Chikere Uchegbu, head of Politics, Press, and Public Affairs at the British-Consulate General in Atlanta, will discuss the Marshall Scholarship, a highly competitive award that provides two years of study at a university in the United Kingdom. Must be nominated in early fall of senior year o

SCHC Newsletter: 4/3/17 (Apr 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. It's Honors Week at SCHC! We're thrilled to debut the first annual South Carolina Honors College Honors Week. It's a week full of events designed to celebrate achievements, recognize talents and showcase the Honors experience. See you there! MONDAY, APRIL 3RD "Nerdy for Thirty": 30-minute course sampling 1:30-2:00pm Honors B110 “Enroll” in some of the most popular Honors courses for a day. Seven of o

SCHC Newsletter: 3/27/17 (Mar 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: It's Honors Advisement time! Find out how to make the most of it here. Also, be sure to meet with your major advisor to lift your advising hold before your priority registration time ticket. Get excited! NEXT week is Honors Week! We're thrilled to debut the first annual South Carolina Honors College Honors Week. It's a week full of events designed to celebrate achievements, recogniz

SCHC Newsletter: 3/20/17 (Mar 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: It's Honors Advisement time! Find out how to make the most of it here. Tuesday 3/21 The Hodges Forum on International Affairs: “The Jasmine Revolution and the Future of the Middle East” 5:30 Capstone House, Campus Room A conversation with Moncef Marzouki, former president of Tunisia, with introductory remarks by Jim Hodges, former governor of South Carolina. More here. Wednesd

SCHC Newsletter: 3/13/17 (Mar 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: It's Honors Advisement time! Find out how to make the most of it here. Tuesday 3/14 Lecture: New York Times columnist David Leonhardt 7:00 School of Journalism and Mass Communications auditorium New York Times economics columnist David Leonhardt will deliver the University of South Carolina’s annual Baldwin Business and Financial Journalism Lecture, titled “The Great Stagnation: Ho

SCHC Newsletter: 3/6/17 (Mar 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Happy Spring Break! Take advantage of your down time with these resources: Smithsonian Open Door Externship Designed to open the doors to the Smithsonian’s vast collections, facilities, and experts in order to provide firsthand experiences to students interested in making connections across the Smithsonian’s broad range of disciplines, this externship fulfills the Honors Beyond the Classroom requirement

SCHC Newsletter: 2/27/17 (Feb 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: It's Honors Advisement time! Find out how to make the most of it here. Today SURF and Exploration Grant Workshop 4:00 Gressette Room, Harper College Let the Honors College fund your research! (Attendance of a workshop is required for each grant application including renewals.) More here. Careening into a Creative Career, or How Our Lives Evolved in Creative Ways We Never Anticip

SCHC Newsletter: 2/20/17 (Feb 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: Today Marshall, Mitchell, and Rhodes Scholarship Tea 4:00 Maxcy Dining Room Rising Seniors & Graduate Students (Fall 2017 applicants only), supports graduate study in the UK and Ireland. Green Career Fair 6:00-8:00 Russell House Ballroom Discover paid and unpaid internships, job openings, volunteer opportunities, and future career paths in the field of sustainability. Open to

SCHC Newsletter: 2/13/17 (Feb 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: Happy Valentine's Day! We love you and can't wait to see you again! Honors Advisement begins February 27. Check your email on Wednesday to sign up for an advising appointment. More info on our website here. XOXO Today HRH advisor drop-in hours: 10:00-12:00 Tuesday 2/14 HRH advisor drop-in hours: 10:00-4:00 Show us some love and stop by with pre-advising questions. Info Session:

SCHC Newsletter: 2/6/17 (Feb 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: Today HRH advisor drop-in hours: 10:00-2:00 Magellan Scholar Research Award Workshop 5:00-6:00 Russell House Room 305 Get up to $3000 to do something YOU are interested in!! Apply for a Magellan Scholar award for your research, scholarship, or creative activities. More here. Just getting into research and need help with finding a mentor and project? Get started here. Bedtime Story

SCHC Newsletter: 1/30/17 (Jan 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: Today HRH advisor drop-in hours: 10:00-4:00 Study Abroad Fair: Arts and Sciences 10:30-1:30 Gambrell Lobby Speak with returnee students, faculty and program providers and learn more about studying abroad. Tuesday 1/31 HRH advisor drop-in hours: 10:00-12:00, 2:00-4:00 Magellan Scholar Research Award Workshop 12:00 Russell House Room 305 Get up to $3000 to do something YOU are

SCHC Newsletter: 1/23/17 (Jan 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. In Memoriam The Honors College family mourns the loss of our friend and budget manager Rhonda Gibson, who passed away suddenly on December 25, 2016. She will be remembered for her infectious smile, kindness and joyful and giving spirit. This week at SCHC: Monday 1/23 Washington Semester Program Info Session 1:00-1:30 HRH B111 The South Carolina Washington Semester Program places students in

SCHC Newsletter: 1/16/17 (Jan 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. This week at SCHC: It's MLK Day! Find ways to remember and give back here. Tuesday 1/17 OFSP Workshop: Gilman, Bridging, and Freeman Asia Scholarships 4:00 Gressette Room A brief overview of some national fellowship opportunities that provide funding for study abroad. Distinguished Lecture Series in Physics and Astronomy 7:00 Darla Moore School of Business room 101 "Supernovae and the Discovery

SCHC Newsletter: 1/9/17 (Jan 2017)
What you need to know now from the South Carolina Honors College. Welcome back, we've missed you! This week at SCHC: Today! OFSP Workshop: Summer Opportunities for Freshmen and Sophomores 3:00 Gressette Room Learn about summer programs such as NSF REUs, the UK Summer Fulbright, Mount Vernon Fellows, and the DAAD RISE at this session. Thursday 1/12 Internship Info Drop-in Hours 12:00-3:00 Harper 322 The Honors College offers an internship course that allows




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