This week at SCHC:


De-Stress Fest
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!
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 reflecting on their experience. More here.

Wednesday 4/26

Walking Tour-
Planning Greene Street: A Mid Century History
Wade Hampton Dormitory (1528 Greene Street)
Students of History of American Architecture course, taught by Dr. Lydia Brandt of the School of Visual Art and Design, will share their research on: Wade Hampton Dormitory, Russell House, Thomas Cooper Library, the Fountain area, McBryde Quadrangle and the Sumwalt Building.

Dates and Deadlines:

5/4 Revocation

While you're here...

Explore an externship
The Smithsonian Open Door Externship is 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. May 8-26. More here.

Consider undergraduate research

Check out current research opportunities here, and sign up for a Getting Started workshop here.

Identify an internship 

Thinking about internships? Find out how to get Honors credit here, and be sure to set up a Handshake account and attend an info session. Dates and times here.

Find a fellowship
Stop by the new OFSP offices on the third floor of DeSaussure, and check out their INFO database for loads of funding opportunities!

Get global
The Carolina Global Scholars Program emphasizes intellectual engagement with global affairs, second (or third) language development, and bona fide international experience in one of a number of service opportunities and offers additional pathways to the completion of GLD. Contact Dr. David Snyder for more info.

Think about your thesis
It's never too soon to start thinking about your senior thesis. Check out previous theses here.

Prepare for post-undergraduate possibilities
Not sure what you'll do after you graduate? Check out our list of PUGs (post-undergraduate opportunities.) Opportunities range from cultural exchange, to teaching, to community service, to farming, and many more.

And take a deep breath.
Did you know USC students say STRESS is the #1 impediment to their academic success? Campus Wellness can help you identify triggers to your stress, learn new skills, develop a game plan for your stress management, and identify barriers that may be preventing you from managing your stress better. Schedule an appointment by calling 803-576-9393 or walking in to the lower level of the Strom Wellness & Fitness Center during Campus Wellness business hours. More here.


  • SCHC is hiring for the summer and fall semester! Do you have experience in customer service, administrative office activities or managing confidential information? Student workers must be able to perform multiple tasks, posses a willingness to learn, demonstrate effective interpersonal skills and have an ability to work effectively with and for students, faculty and professional staff. Students who qualify for work study should apply. Interested? Contact Dr. Kay Banks for an application or if you have questions.
  • Take an anonymous mental health screening and find more resources here.
  • Join our Facebook Group!

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"Luck is believing you're lucky." -Tennessee Williams

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