Heads up! Fall 2019 Honors advisement begins in a few short weeks! Find all the details here.

Monday 2/4
Last day to drop a course or withdraw without a grade of 'WF' being recorded

Black History Lunch and Learn:
Racial Landscape at UofSC

11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Russell House Ballroom A

Getting Started in Research Workshop
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Gambrell 003A (PC Lab)

OFSP Workshop:
Gilman, Bridging, and Freeman-ASIA
4:00 pm
Close-Hipp 650A

Tuesday 2/5
Ticketing opens for Bedtime Stories with the Pastides at 10am 

Spring Student Organization Fair
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
RHUU Greene Street

Intro to Mindfulness
(Registration required by 2/4)
5:00 – 6:00 pm
Center for Health and Well-Being 219

SCHC Grant Workshop: SURF/Exploration Grant
6:00 – 7:00 pm
Gressette Room, Harper College

Getting Started in Research Workshop

6:00 - 7:00 pm 
Gambrell 003A (PC Lab)

Wednesday 2/6

Magellan Scholar Application Workshop
9:30 – 10:30 am
RHUU 305

SCHC Grant Workshop: SURF/Exploration Grant
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Gressette Room, Harper College

Thursday 2/7

Getting Started in Research Workshop
2:00 - 3:00 pm 
Gambrell 003A (PC Lab)


SCHC Grant Workshop: SURF/Exploration Grant
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Gressette Room, Harper College

"Justice For All" exhibit opening with Dr. Cleveland Sellers, Jr.

6:00 – 7:30 pm
Hollings Special Collections Library Program Room

Honors Gala
(RSVP closed)

Friday 2/8

2019 South Carolina Law Review Symposium:

The Opioid Crisis and the Practice of Law
8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Law School 103 - Judge Karen J. Williams Courtroom

Dates & Deadlines:

2/11 Bedtime Stories with  President and Mrs. Pastides

2/11-2/15 Honors week

Magellan Scholar Deadline

3/1 Artists in Residence exhibition opening

4/26 DiscoverUSC

SCHC Leadership Opportunities

Dean's Council 
Help plan events for the Honors College, increase alumni interactions and share your ideas on how to make the Honors College experience even better! 

Black Honors Caucus  
BHC is a safe space for high achieving Black students to convene and share ideas unapologetically and without fear, building a sense of community to empower Black students and setting a precedent of excellence. Contact president  Alex Thompson for more info.  

Other Opportunities...

Pastides Sustainability Scholarship

This award, created by President Harris Pastides and Patricia Moore-Pastides, recognizes an undergraduate student who has truly effected Sustainability at USC. Students may self-nominate, or be nominated by the USC community of students, staff or faculty. Nominations should address how the student has made an impact in one or more of the following areas related to sustainability: scholarship, leadership, and/or engagement. Deadline 2/22. More here.  

MIT Summer Opportunity
For STEM, humanities and other disciplines
Join a team of dedicated instructors, teaching assistants, residential advisors and mentors to help empower passionate high school seniors from across the country to develop the confidence and skills needed to pursue careers in STEM. More here.

Summer 2019 ethnographic research project
This summer project in Detroit, Michigan will emphasize the experiences that low-income people of color and immigrants have with urban “revitalization.” Students may earn 8 university credits for participation. Learn more about the opportunity and have pizza,Thursday, February 14th at noon in Hamilton 322. Contact Daniel B Freedman PhD, MSW, LISW-CP for more info.

Live in DC this summer
Do you have an internship in DC this summer? Live in a three-story town home two blocks from the capital with other UofSC students. June 1-August 17, 2019, $3500. (Ask about May housing.) Contact Julie Hutt at jhutt@mailbox.sc.edu

Further Together Columbia 
Founded by SCHC young alumni, Further Together Columbia is a new community outreach group focused on bringing students younger than 25 and adults older than 50 together to connect, communicate, and learn.  More here.
Senior Thesis Survey

This survey is for a senior thesis is focused on understanding wellness behaviors within undergraduate students with a particular emphasis on physical activity.

Pet of the month: Malory the cat
Thanks to advisor Ali Mathwig.  Submit your own!

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Justice for All: South Carolina and the American Civil Rights Movement
Pet of the month

"Those are the same stars, and that is the same moon, that look down upon your brothers and sisters, and which they see as they look up to them, though they are ever so far away from us, and each other."
-Sojourner Truth

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