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Guided Meditation

Join us for guided meditation online each week. Admission Cost: none. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 7:45 AM – 8:00 AM. See event description for more details.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Athletics Marketing

Stop by the Gamecock Athletics table to pick-up posters and ask questions about how to get tickets for sporting events. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street Space 03.

Farmers Market

Shop for fresh, locally-grown produce & a variety of South Carolina made products, right on the University of South Carolina campus. Visit the Healthy Carolina Farmers Market on Greene Street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.— rain or shine. Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Greene Street Middle, RHUU Greene Street - Stage.

Farmers Market

Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street Space 05, RHUU Greene Street Space 06, RHUU Greene Street Space 07, RHUU Greene Street Space 08, RHUU Greene Street Space 09, RHUU Greene Street Space 10.

Botany Walk on the Historic Horseshoe

Join the A.C. Moore Herbarium staff on a 1-hour walk to explore the plant life of the historic Horseshoe. The group meets on the steps of McKissick Museum on the third Tuesday of each month. In keeping with UofSC's Themed Semester coming Fall of 2021, each walk will include some discussion of the interplay between plants and "Climates". Admission Cost: Free. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Hazing Prevention Tabling

During National Hazing Prevention Week, stop by this table on Greene Street to sign the university's anti-hazing pledge. Admission Cost: N/A. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street Space 01.

Getting Started in Research Workshop

Interested in undergraduate research? This workshop provides a hands-on opportunity of how to find and reach out to potential faculty mentors, learn about next steps in research and funding opportunities.  For more information and to register, visit the Office of Undergraduate Research's Getting Started webpage. Admission Cost: N/A. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Gambrell 003B (Mac Lab).

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Carolina Productions Presents: Lunchbox on the Patio with Trevor Douglas

Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Russell House Patio, RHUU Russell House Patio Stage.

Stress Management Workshop

College is stressful- how do you manage your stress?  We will chat about the types of stress you can experience and new strategies on how to cope. Sponsored by Student Wellness and the Student Success Center. A part of SophoMORE September, but open to all students!  RSVP to reserve your spot: go.sc.edu/SophomoreSuccess. Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. See event description for more details.

Trauma 101

Three modules. Two principles. One brain. Discover how trauma impacts the brain, discuss barriers in talking about it, and practice coping skills for survivors and supporters alike. The series is open to faculty, staff, and students, and attendance at all three is NOT mandatory. Email Shannon Nix at nixs2@mailbox.sc.edu for the Zoom registration link. Admission Cost: none. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. See event description for more details.

Vaccine Information Session

AIChE Welcomes the CEC to a Vaccine Information Session. Admission Cost: 0. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Swearingen Engineering Center 2A27.

Treasurer's Workshop

The Student Body Treasurer's Office is hosting the Treasurer's Workshop for student organizations to gain necessary information about requesting funds for their organization! If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to SASGTREA@mailbox.sc.edu. Admission Cost: 0. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House University Union 303.

Gamecock Picture Show: She’s the Man

Join Gamecock Entertainment, Garnet Gateway and the Student Success Center for an outdoor showing of She's the Man on Blatt PE Field! Please bring a blanket or chairs! Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM. See event description for more details.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Racial Trauma in Higher Education

Associate Director of Mental Health Initiatives, April Scott will discuss the history of racial trauma and race-related stress and how it shows up in the classroom. This training will cover the emotional and psychological consequences of not attending to racial trauma in academic spaces and identify ways faculty can adapt and respond to racial trauma, particularly during times of racial injustice.   This workshop is an elective session for a certificate of completion in Teaching Towards Inclusive Excellence.   To register click here.  . Admission Cost: free. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM. See event description for more details.

Education Abroad Fair

Good afternoon! My name is Stephanie Hirzel, and I am the social media/public relations intern for the Education Abroad Office. Nadia told me to email this to you:    The University of South Carolina's Education Abroad Fair will be hosted in Russel House Ballroom on Wednesday, September 22nd from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Students from all majors and classes are welcome to attend and hear about study, intern, volunteer, and research opportunities overseas, as well as scholarships and financial help! Students, educators, and staff will meet at the fair to: Hear from our Global Partner Providers representatives , Interact with Faculty members leading short term programs , Meet with a variety of Campus Partners to help prepare you for your study abroad experience , Chat with UofSC students who have returned from studying abroad , Partner with EAO advisers who can provide you with answers to any of your inquiries. , We have exciting plans for the fair such as a selfie station, our special guest Cocky… Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Russell House Ballroom AB.

MUSC Officers Program Information Table

PLC and OCC are commissioning programs offered by the Marine Corps to college undergraduates and graduates who have earned a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree. All training takes place at Officer Candidates School (OCS) in Quantico, VA. These programs are designed to NOT interfere with candidates’ ability to maintain full-time status in college. This is the key difference between the OCS program and NROTC. Additionally, there is NO obligation at any point during the academic school-year until the day the candidate has completed both OCS and earned their degree and chooses to accept their commission. Training at OCS is paid ($3,500 for each 6-week course, or $5,500 for the 10-week course) and all flights/travel/room and board are paid for by the Marine Corps. Admission Cost: NA. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 1.

Integrating Simulation Modeling with Big Data in Oncology

This is a hybrid event. Lunch will be provided to in-person attendees. Seating is limited to 25. Virtual option is available via Zoom. You must register for attendance. In-person lecture held in Discovery I, Rm #331.  In-person: Reserve your space at https://bit.ly/2XTGz3D, Virtual: Register at https://bit.ly/3mz6Ezm,   Seminar Description: The linkage of the Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) program of cancer registries and Medicare claims results in a unique population-based source of information. To date, there are approximately 5,000 SEER-Medicare manuscripts. Additionally, simulation modeling has frequently been used to assess interventions in complex aspects of health care. Combining simulation and secondary data analysis, researchers can answer questions that are not easily satisfied via conventional clinical observational studies.   Speaker Details: Dr. Shi-Yi Wang is an Associate Professor in the Yale School of Public Health’s Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology… Admission Cost: Free. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. See event description for more details.

Faculty Conversation Series: Salandra Bowman (Virtual)

Join us for the first installment of our Faculty Conversation Series. Salandra Bowman is the Interim Vice President of Education at South Carolina ETV. She is completing a doctorate in Educational Foundations and Inquiry at UofSC. Bowman has also served as an adjunct instructor in the African American Studies Program. Register via Eventbrite. Admission Cost: Free. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

UofSC Professional MBA Info Session

Wednesday, Sept. 22, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Register, Information sessions cover various topics relevant to the Professional MBA program and provide an opportunity to ask questions and interact with Professional MBA staff. Admission Cost: FREE. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. See Description for Event Location.

Digging Deeper with UofSC Libraries Databases & Google Scholar

Learn search techniques and strategies for making the most of UofSC Libraries databases and Google Scholar.  Tips for selecting databases based on a given topic, article access, and setting up Google Scholar library links will be covered. This workshop is limited to UofSC, Columbia participants and requires authentication to register. Presenter: Karen Brown, Register here. . Admission Cost: Free. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

Carolina Life Personal Finance Concepts

Admission Cost: N/A. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Russell House University Union 348.

Advocates for Life Tabling

Stop by our table to learn more about Advocates for Life! Admission Cost: 0. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 1.

DAAD Fellowships Overview

Join the NFSP team for a brief overview of fellowships that provide funding for study or research in Germany. Admission Cost: 0. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Russell House University Union 305.

Joe Cunningham for Governor Rally

Former Congressman and candidate for governor Joe Cunningham is visiting campus on September 22. Join the College Democrats in welcoming him and hearing his vision for the future of South Carolina. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM. Davis Field II.

Dance Marathon Campaign Reveal

Join USC Dance Marathon on Wednesday, Sept. 22 for the reveal of our 2021-2022 Campaign! Our campaign is a theme that unites USC Dance Marathon throughout the year and is incorporated into all of our events for the year. We cannot wait to see you there!   DUE TO WEATHER REVEAL TO TAKE PLACE IN RUSSELL UNDERGROUND. TELL A FRIEND! Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Student Senate Weekly Session

Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House Theater.

All Recovery Meeting

All Recovery meetings are based on the idea that there are great benefits to bringing people together from multiple recovery pathways. This meeting honors all pathways to recovery, acknowledging that each person’s path is unique and reflects their personal strengths. These meetings are an opportunity for social support that focuses on the hope and healing found in recovery and to connect with others who are initiating and maintaining a recovery lifestyle. This is CLOSED meeting, intended only for UofSC students, faculty, and staff who identify as being in recovery, seeking recovery, and/or impacted by addiction in their relationships. Zoom link also available at sc.edu/sape/recovery. Admission Cost: free. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Ctr 301D.

Club Practice Wednesday

Come Join Carolina Debate Society! We are a community of students interested in discussing clashing views, social issues, and meeting new people! Admission Cost: 0. Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Swearingen Engineering Center 2A24.

Guided Meditation

Join us for guided meditation online each week. Admission Cost: none. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 7:45 AM – 8:00 AM. See event description for more details.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Greene Street Tabling

College Republicans Tabling event. Admission Cost: none. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street Space 01.

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Family Weekend Check-in

All registered Family Weekend participants should check in to pick up their materials, including the Guide to Family Weekend, nametags, drink tickets (those 21 and older) and other fun items.   Also taking place inside the Ballroom is the Family Weekend Resource Fair. Representatives from key university offices will be at Family Weekend Check-In to answer questions and share their expertise. This includes: University Police , Health Services , Carolina Card , UofSC Press , Parking Services , MyCarolina Alumni Association , Carolina Food Company. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Russell House Ballroom.

Find It@UofSC Libraries

Learn how to get the most out of Find It @ UofSC to locate articles, e-books, streaming films accessible to you and request print materials to be held for pick-up. This workshop is limited to UofSC Columbia participants and requires authentication to register. Presenter: Karen Brown , Register now. Admission Cost: Free. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

National Student Exchange Information Session

Pay here, go there! Join in for a information session and learn how you can pay your tuition to UofSC and exchange to one of nearly 200 schools in the USA, Canada, and US territories of Puerto Rico, Guam, and the US Virgin Islands! Classes typically transfer back for an on-time graduation and financial aid usually applies.  Online Workshop hosted by the Student Success Center. RSVP to get the meeting link! www.sc.edu/NSE. Admission Cost: FREE. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Getting Started in Research Workshop

Interested in undergraduate research? This workshop provides a hands-on opportunity of how to find and reach out to potential faculty mentors, learn about next steps in research and funding opportunities.  For more information and to register, visit the Office of Undergraduate Research's Getting Started webpage. Admission Cost: N/A. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Gambrell 003B (Mac Lab).

Alpha Sigma Rho NOCC Presentation

Alpha Sigma Rho Sorority, Inc. is hosting an informational session in support of the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition. Admission Cost: 0. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Russell House University Union 203.

Fish Deboning Demo with Nic Nichols

NC chef turned-knifemaker Nic Nichols will team up with SC chef Robert Stegall-Smith to offer a fish deboning demonstration and workshop on Thursday, September 23 at 6:00pm. Nic Nichols will discuss how fish is prepared and eaten in various cultural communities, while chef Stegall-Smith guides participants through the process of deboning a fish and cooks up the deboned fish for participants to sample. To register for the hands-on workshop, call 803-777-7251 or reserve your spot online. Up to 15 participants can register to join in a hands-on workshop on how to debone and prepare fresh fish.   Can’t make the in-person workshop? Join us from the comfort of your home as we live-stream this deboning demonstration on McKissick Museum’s Facebook page. Admission Cost: Free. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. See event description for more details.

LGBTQ+ Graduate Student Affinity Group

LGBTQ+ Graduate Student Affinity Group is caucus space for LGBTQ+ graduate students from around the UofSC Campus. This virtual event is monthly on Thursdays from 6-8 p.m. Click here to register for the meeting on Zoom. Admission Cost: Free. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. See event description for more details.

eSports Club Weekly Gaming Session

Thursday, September 23, 2021, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Hispanic Herritage Month

Come join us to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, where you can learn about Hispanic culture, listen to Hispanic music, and participate in fun and engaging activities! Admission Cost: none. Thursday, September 23, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Russell House University Union 305.

Laser Tag brought to you Thursday After Dark

Thursday, September 23, 2021, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Family Weekend Check-in

All registered Family Weekend participants should check in to pick up their materials, including the Guide to Family Weekend, nametags, drink tickets (those 21 and older) and other fun items. Please know Athletics will be onsite to assist families with any questions regarding their football tickets.   Also taking place inside the Ballroom is the Family Weekend Resource Fair. Representatives from key university offices will be at Family Weekend Check-In to answer questions and share their expertise. This includes: University Police , Health Services , Carolina Card , UofSC Press , Parking Services , MyCarolina Alumni Association , Carolina Food Company. Friday, September 24, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House Ballroom.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Friday, September 24, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Family Weekend Featured Session: Connecting with UofSC Police

Join the University of South Carolina's Crime Prevention Unit to learn about the variety of services and resources your student can use to stay connected and safe around campus. Friday, September 24, 2021, 9:30 AM – 10:15 AM. Russell House Theater.

Palmetto LEADER Trip to Orangeburg, SC

The Palmetto LEADER, South Carolina Law’s mobile law office, will travel to Orangeburg, South Carolina, to execute simple wills for local residents who have made an appointment through one of our community partners.   Volunteer law students will work alongside South Carolina attorneys to provide these legal documents at no charge.    Community partners include the SC Regional Housing Authority, No. 3; SC Legal Services; and the SC Bar Pro Bono Program.   Learn more about the Palmetto LEADER. Admission Cost: Free, but must have an appointment. Friday, September 24, 2021, 9:30 AM – 2:00 PM. School of Law.

Girl Up Informational Tabling

Girl Up Recruitment Event. Admission Cost: none. Friday, September 24, 2021, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Greene Street Petigru Side.

Information Saves Lives - An international forum on Media Freedom, Disinformation, and Hunger

The University of South Carolina will host Information Saves Lives, an international forum on media freedom, disinformation and hunger, Sept. 24 at 10 a.m.  Headlining the event are former South Carolina Gov. David Beasley, head of the World Food Programme, which won the Nobel Peace Prize; UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay; and University of South Carolina Interim President Harris Pastides.  Other speakers are: Maria Ressa, founder and co-CEO of Rappler, a Philippine news site that challenges President Rodrigo Duterte’s attacks on the press. , Marcelo Canellas, a Brazilian TV reporter who has won international awards for his coverage of hunger. , Glenn Smith, a member of the Charleston Post & Courier team that won the 2015 Pulitzer Price for its series on domestic violence in South Carolina. , University of South Carolina alumnus and ABC News correspondent Kenneth Moton will moderate the forum. In-person attendance is by invitation only, but the public can view the livestream here. … Admission Cost: Free. Friday, September 24, 2021, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Outreach Table

Christ's Student Church Carolina outreach event! Admission Cost: 0. Friday, September 24, 2021, 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM. RHUU Davis Circle Space 02.

Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training

Learn how to help a friend or student in crisis with our virtual Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training. , To learn more and sign up: https://sc.edu/about/offices_and_divisions/health_services/mental-health/suicide-prevention/suicide-prevention-training-signup/index.php. Admission Cost: none. Friday, September 24, 2021, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM. See event description for more details.

College of Arts and Sciences Drop-In

Join us for a drop-in ice cream social on the front porch of the College of Arts and Sciences Office of Undergraduate Studies at Flinn Hall--featuring complimentary treats from Baskin-Robbins.  Our amazing advisors, faculty and student ambassadors will be on hand to answer questions about our degree programs and promote the 15+ Family Weekend activities that our programs are offering across campus. . Admission Cost: Free. Friday, September 24, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Family Weekend: Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Explore the rarely seen treasures in McKissick Museum’s massive collection. With more than 100,000 gem and mineral specimens, sweetgrass baskets, Edgefield pottery, quilts, political memorabilia, and even the first Cocky uniform, McKissick has something for everyone! This tour is free and open to the public. No registration required. The group will meet at McKissick Museum in the 2nd-floor lobby to begin the tour. Admission Cost: Free. Friday, September 24, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. McKissick Museum.

Off-Campus Housing Fair

The GMG Housing Fair is back! Family in town for Family Weekend? Bring them along, we can’t wait to see you there! Admission Cost: FREE. Friday, September 24, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street.

Women of Color in Medicine - Dr. Kari-Claudia Allen, Keynote Speaker

Dr. Kari-Claudia Allen, M.D. M.P.H. will be the Keynote Speaker of the 2021 UofSC School of Medicine Columbia Women in Science and Medicine Virtual Seminar "Women of Color in Medicine". Dr. Allen is an Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at UofSC SOMC and the Assistant Program Director of the Prisma-Health Family Medicine Residency program. Dr. Allen will share her experience in the workplace, as well as give some insights into her personal and professional journeys. members of the audience will have the opportunity to ask questions to Dr. Allen, following her presentation. Please, join us for this unique opportunity to interact with Dr. Allen! Register for this free-of-cost event at https://uscmed.webex.com/uscmed/onstage/g.php?MTID=e16ff3a068ff19c785e23963173ae5a02. Admission Cost: Free. Friday, September 24, 2021, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Via Livestream.

Tours @TCoop

Stop by the table in front of Thomas Cooper Library to meet our friendly librarians, learn about all the resources the library offers you, and take a tour of the building, study areas and Technology Lounge! Admission Cost: Free. Friday, September 24, 2021, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Thomas Cooper Library Scholars Corner.

#GRADprofdev | Learn to Talk About Your Research

Is it a struggle for you to discuss your research with friends and family who may be unfamiliar with the details of your academic discipline? This workshop is designed to help you talk about your research with a general audience.  *Registration is required, and space is limited.  Register: https://bit.ly/37zh9tw, *Please note that attendees will be expected to observe any University mandated protocols related to COVID-19.  The Russell House will observe the UofSC COVID-19 social distancing recommendation during this workshop (3 feet physical distancing).  . Admission Cost: 0. Friday, September 24, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Family Weekend: Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Explore the rarely seen treasures in McKissick Museum’s massive collection. With more than 100,000 gem and mineral specimens, sweetgrass baskets, Edgefield pottery, quilts, political memorabilia, and even the first Cocky uniform, McKissick has something for everyone! This tour is free and open to the public. No registration required. The group will meet at McKissick Museum in the 2nd-floor lobby to begin the tour. Admission Cost: Free. Friday, September 24, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. McKissick Museum.

Recovery Month Student Panel

Gamecock Recovery ends our celebration of National Recovery Month with a panel of students in recovery sharing their experiences on campus. Join us in person or on Zoom. More information at sc.edu/sape/recovery. Admission Cost: free. Friday, September 24, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Russell House University Union 305.

Alpha Sigma Rho NOCC Tabling

Alpha Sigma Rho Sorority, Incorporated is holding a tabling informational session in support of the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition. Admission Cost: 0. Friday, September 24, 2021, 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM. RHUU Davis Circle Space 01.

Irish Club Meeting

Fáilte! We’re the Irish Club at the UofSC, a group of Faculty and students interested in celebrating the Irish culture and all it has to offer! We promote Irish history and customs through language, music, dance, food, history and pop culture. Our little group is open to all! Sláinte y'all! Admission Cost: None. Friday, September 24, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Petigru College 112.

Cindy Hipps: National Hazing Prevention Week Presentation

Cindy Hipps: A Presentation and Discussion on Hazing from the Mother of Tucker Hipps. Admission Cost: 0. Friday, September 24, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM. Russell House Theater.

BCM Worship Night

Friday, September 24, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side.

Carolina Productions Monthly Movie Series

Movies in the RH Theater are back! Join Carolina Productions for a monthly movie series. Friday, September 24, 2021, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Russell House Theater.

Sunrise Yoga Outdoors - Family Weekend

Join us for a challenging, yet relaxing sunrise yoga outside on the STWFC recreation field.   Click here to register.  This event is open to all students and their families.  Mats will be provided.   Additionally, families are invited to enjoy all the wellness and fitness centers amenities throughout the weekend including free Group X classes.  Check out IMLeagues.com for our current schedule of classes. Admission Cost: 0. Saturday, September 25, 2021, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Ctr Field 2.

Body Pump - Family Weekend

Join mother and daughter instructor combo of Jan and Carsyn Kincaid for a fun and challenging full-body workout focusing on strength and endurance. Please register each family member attending. Participants must be 18 years or older to enter the facility. Register HERE, Additionally, families are invited to enjoy all the wellness and fitness centers amenities throughout the weekend including free Group X classes.  Check out IMLeagues.com for our current schedule of classes. Admission Cost: 0. Saturday, September 25, 2021, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Ctr Studio 125.

Family Weekend: Curator’s Choice Tour

Enjoy a tour of the galleries in McKissick Museum led by our Faculty Curator, Dr. Lana Burgess. Visitors will explore Carolina Knives: The Roots of a Revival, Hyphenated, The Shell Game Unravelling Molluscan Mysteries, and Natural Curiosity: The University of South Carolina and the Evolution of Scientific Inquiry in the Natural World. This tour is free and open to the public. No registration required. The group will meet at McKissick Museum in the 2nd-floor lobby to begin the tour. Admission Cost: Free. Saturday, September 25, 2021, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. McKissick Museum.

Tailgate on Greene Street! - Kentucky

Join SAPE and Gamecock Recovery for food and fun in celebration of Recovery Month! Bring the family and enjoy our alcohol-free tailgate games. Saturday, September 25, 2021, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. RHUU Greene Street.

Gameday Shuttles

FREE shuttles to Williams-Brice for students, staff and faculty. Running three hours prior to kickoff and 90 mins after the end of the game. Carolina Card required. Go Cocks! Admission Cost: FREE. Saturday, September 25, 2021, 4:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Greene Street Petigru Side.

Club Practice Wednesday

Come Join Carolina Debate Society! We are a community of students interested in discussing clashing views, social issues, and meeting new people! Admission Cost: 0. Sunday, September 26, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Swearingen Engineering Center 2A24.

CSCC GodChat & Worship

Admission Cost: 0. Sunday, September 26, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House University Union 303.

PRISMA Health Mobile Mammography

Monday, September 27, 2021, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Greene Street Petigru Side.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Monday, September 27, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

4th Quarter Voucher Redemption

Did you receive a voucher for staying until the end of the football game? Bring your voucher and physical CarolinaCard to our table to redeem the voucher for additional reward point. Monday, September 27, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 2.

Lunes Latino

Students, faculty, and staff gather on Greene St once a month to take part in UofSC's newest day party! Our professional DJ spins the best Latin music to highlight and celebrate our Latinx population here at UofSC. Bring a mask, a commitment to safety and your smoothest dance moves! Monday, September 27, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street.

Orientation Leader Interest Tabling

Come meet some Orientation Leaders and learn more about applying for one of the best summers of your life! Admission Cost: n/a. Monday, September 27, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Davis Circle Space 02.

Data Management Plans and DMPTool

Is a Data Management Plan required to obtain funding for your research? Would you like to plan for the management of your research data to make life easier down the road? Learn about Data Management Plans and get hands-on experience using DMPTool, an online wizard for creating DMPs that meet specific funder requirements.  Presenter: Stacy Winchester, Register here. Admission Cost: free. Monday, September 27, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Monday, September 27, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Ready to Make a Change? Meeting

Wondering if you have a problem? Want to cut back but not quit? Thinking about how to reduce the consequences without giving up the fun? This group is for those wanting to reflect and possibly change their substane use, without judgement or pressure to quit completely. Zoom link also available at sc.edu/sape/recovery. Admission Cost: free. Monday, September 27, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Ctr 316 - Conference Room.

Inner Path to Peace

This 3-part series will explore the science and benefits of mindfulness and meditation. You will learn techniques to create your own meditation practice and space. No meditation experience is necessary. Attendance of all 3 sessions in the series is strongly encouraged.  This workshop will take place on Microsoft Teams. Register here. Admission Cost: none. Monday, September 27, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Carolina Life Personal Finance Concepts

Admission Cost: N/A. Monday, September 27, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Russell House University Union 348.

Addressing Common Violations

In this session we will discuss the academic misconduct trends we are seeing online and in person with our students. Additionally, we will discuss how to identify and address these common violations while maintaining a productive instructor/student relationship.   This workshop is a required session for a certificate of completion in Fostering Proactive Learning Environments.   To register click here.  . Admission Cost: free. Monday, September 27, 2021, 3:55 PM – 5:10 PM. Thomas Cooper Library L511.

GMG Marketing Team Meeting

This meeting is for members of Garnet Media Group's marketing team to discuss ideas and plan for upcoming events and initiatives. Admission Cost: N/A. Monday, September 27, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Russell House University Union 304.

Trans Student Alliance: Meeting

The Trans Student Alliance is a hub for trans, non-binary, queer, questioning, and allied Gamecocks! Need resources, friends, or just want to be in a trans-safe space? Join us from 5-6 PM on Thursdays, in Russell House 348. Admission Cost: Free. Monday, September 27, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Russell House University Union 348.

Queer Connections First Year Experience Program

Queer Connections (QC) is a support initiative for incoming LGBTQ+ students to connect with support and resources in their first year. Programming geared towards LGBTQ+ students will be hosted for the first six weeks of the fall semester with the goal of acclimating LGBTQ+ students to the UofSC community. Check out the QC website to find out more info and the fall schedule. Admission Cost: Free. Monday, September 27, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Russell House University Union 034 The Intersection Lounge.

Preparing for Midterms Workshop

Build a practical study plan for your midterm exams by exploring personal study strategies and practicing how to break exam materials down into smaller study units. Hosted by the Student Success Center, A part of SophoMORE September, but open to all students!  RSVP to reserve your spot: go.sc.edu/SophomoreSuccess. Admission Cost: FREE. Monday, September 27, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. See event description for more details.

CJC Recruitment - Group Process

Admission Cost: Free. Monday, September 27, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House Ballroom B.

Young Americans for Freedom Meeting

Join us for our meeting! Admission Cost: 0. Monday, September 27, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Russell House Room 322.

Alpha Phi Alpha Candidate Panel

Three of Columbia’s mayoral candidates come to campus to educate UofSC students about the elections and their platforms with the help of the Theta Nu Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Admission Cost: 0.00. Monday, September 27, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House Ballroom C.

Outdoor Movie: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Join Gamecock Entertainment and the Indian Student Association on Davis Field for a showing of Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara! Bring your friends and a blanket or chairs! Admission Cost: FREE. Monday, September 27, 2021, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side.

Guided Meditation

Join us for guided meditation online each week. Admission Cost: none. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 7:45 AM – 8:00 AM. See event description for more details.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

4th Quarter Voucher Redemption

Did you receive a voucher for staying until the end of the football game? Bring your voucher and physical CarolinaCard to our table to redeem the voucher for additional reward point. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 2.

Farmers Market

Shop for fresh, locally-grown produce & a variety of South Carolina made products, right on the University of South Carolina campus. Visit the Healthy Carolina Farmers Market on Greene Street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.— rain or shine. Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Greene Street Middle, RHUU Greene Street - Stage.

Farmers Market

Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street Space 05, RHUU Greene Street Space 06, RHUU Greene Street Space 07, RHUU Greene Street Space 08, RHUU Greene Street Space 09, RHUU Greene Street Space 10.

Creating Digital Projects: WordPress

Technology has allowed for scholarship to be created and shared in new and exciting ways. In this workshop, you’ll learn to create plans for digital projects, identify content management systems and web hosting for your scholarship, and will discover tools that can help bring your research to life on the web. This workshop will focus on WordPress. Facilitator: Amie Freeman, Register here. Admission Cost: Free. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

Best Practices for Grading Objectively, Effectively, and Efficiently

The responsibilities of all instructors includes grading student work to quantify progress of students' learning. Yet grading objectively involves numerous important considerations and strategies, many of which instructors are often not aware or have not sufficiently reflected upon. When grading for any course, an instructor should first reflect on their 'grading philosophy'. What is it, and how does your philosophy compare to instructors in other courses and departments... and why should that matter? How can instructors ensure consistency, fairness, and objectivity across students and different types of assessments, and just as importantly, how will they remain efficient when grading large numbers of assignments, or across multiple sections? Best practices, tips, and helpful strategies for how to grade objectively and efficiently will be discussed, along with practice examples for illustration. In addition, exploration of effective rubric usage and techniques for quick, effective feedback during grading… Admission Cost: free. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 11:40 AM – 12:55 PM. Thomas Cooper Library L511.

BCM Tabling

Admission Cost: 0. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Davis Circle Space 01.

Getting Started in Research Workshop

Interested in undergraduate research? This workshop provides a hands-on opportunity of how to find and reach out to potential faculty mentors, learn about next steps in research and funding opportunities.  For more information and to register, visit the Office of Undergraduate Research's Getting Started webpage. Admission Cost: N/A. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Gambrell 003B (Mac Lab).

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

National Voter Registration Day

Our Democracy Needs You! Join us on National Voter Registration Day 12-3:30pm to register to vote, update your voter registration, learn about media bias during elections, and win prizes! Admission Cost: 0. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. RHUU Davis Circle Space 02.

Carolina Productions Presents: Lunchbox on the Patio with The Donovan Twins

Need a break? Come down to the Russell House Patio to relax and enjoy live music! Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Russell House Patio, RHUU Russell House Patio Stage.

Entering Mentoring: Fostering Independence

An important goal of any mentoring relationship is helping the mentee become independent; yet, defining what an independent mentee knows and can do is often not articulated by the mentor or the mentee. Defining what independence looks like and developing the skills to foster that independence are important to becoming an effective mentor. Defining independence becomes increasingly complex in the context of a larger research team.   This workshop is an elective for the Entering Mentoring certificate of completion.   To register click here.  . Admission Cost: free. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 1:15 PM – 2:30 PM. Thomas Cooper Library L511.

Student Safe Zone (Virtual)

Click here to register for a Safe Zone training. Safe Zone is a program that builds safe space across campus by visibly identifying students, staff and faculty who support the LGBTQ+ population. The program also offers educational and ongoing engagement opportunities for UofSC community members to explore and understand issues related to the LGBTQ+ community. Admission Cost: Free. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 1:15 PM – 3:15 PM. See event description for more details.

SophoMORE Mug Making Madness

Bring your artistic skills and decorate a coffee mug and chat with other sophomore students. Mug is yours to keep, good artistic skills not required. Sponsored by the Student Success Center as a part of SophoMORE September but open to all UofSC students! Second year students can win prizes for attending SophoMORE September events. Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Davis Field II - Longstreet Side.

Plan on It Workshop

Science shows that writing things down- goals, notes, your schedule- helps you remember and achieve. Bring your own planner or get a free one in this interactive session and learn how to make best use of a planner and other writing tools! We’ll have all sorts of creative tools to help you! Part of SophoMORE September but open to all UofSC students. Hosted by the SSC. RSVP to reserve your spot. https://universityofsouthcarolina-yrckc.formstack.com/forms/fa2021_sophomoreseptember_planonit2   Rain Location: TCL Scholars Corner (TCL main floor, front left corner). Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Davis Field II - Thomas Cooper Library Side.

Trauma 101

Three modules. Two principles. One brain. Discover how trauma impacts the brain, discuss barriers in talking about it, and practice coping skills for survivors and supporters alike. The series is open to faculty, staff, and students, and attendance at all three is NOT mandatory. Email Shannon Nix at nixs2@mailbox.sc.edu for the Zoom registration link. Admission Cost: none. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. See event description for more details.

Greek and LGBTQ+ Affinity Group

A bi-monthly caucus space for LGBTQ+ people in fraternities and sororities. Click here to join the zoom. Admission Cost: Free. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Russell House University Union 034 The Intersection Lounge.

The Changing Cultural Climate in Museum with Stephanie Johnson-Cunningham

The cultural climate in museums is currently facing a reckoning brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic as well as racial unrest and protest. One of the voices calling for museums to address matters and movements pertinent to the moment is Stephanie Johnson-Cunningham. She will present the vision for Museum Hue, the sector at large, as well as outline ways museums can help shape, define and preserve today for the future. In this discussion, she will shed light on museum practices that boldly respond to the needs of their community and current issues through their narratives, programs, exhibitions, and services. Stephanie Johnson-Cunningham has worked as a United Nations Human Rights Fellow, and in 2019, she received the American for the Arts, American Express Emerging Leader Award. Mrs. Johnson-Cunningham's talk will be held at the Columbia Museum of Art.  This event has been made possible by support from SC Humanities, the UofSC Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, the Columbia Museum of Art, the… Admission Cost: Free and open to the public. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. See event description for more details.

CJC Recruitment - Group Process

Admission Cost: Free. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House Ballroom B.

Treasurer's Workshop

The Student Body Treasurer's Office is hosting the Treasurer's Workshop for student organizations to gain necessary information about requesting funds for their organization! If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to SASGTREA@mailbox.sc.edu. Admission Cost: 0. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House University Union 303.

UofSC Symphony Orchestra: Hope, Solidarity and The New World; JD Shaw, horn

Location: Koger Center for the Arts, Call 803-251-2222 or Koger Box Office, corner of Greene and Park Streets (M-F 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or online at kogercenterforthearts.com. Program: JD Shaw, horn,   Fanfare of Hope and Solidarity (2020); Augusta Read Thomas (b. 1964), Concerto for Horn and Orchestra in A minor, Op. 28 (1926); Kurt Atterberg (1887-1974),    Allegro pathetic,    Adagio,    Allegro molto,   Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95 “From the New World” (1892-1893); Antonín Dvorák (1841-1904), Adagio – Allegro molto,     Largo,    Scherzo,    Allegro con fuoco, (42 minutes), JD Shaw, horn, "JD Shaw’s horn could melt the polar icecaps, while the entire band pours it on in a molten manner." – All About Jazz Magazine, JD Shaw is Associate Professor of Horn at University of South Carolina and was formerly the French hornist with the internationally acclaimed Boston Brass where he was creative director, music arranger and co-owner of the ensemble. JD is an active solo artist and travels… Admission Cost: USC Students - free with student ID General public - $30; senior citizen/USC faculty and staff - $25; children under 18 and non-USC students with ID - $10. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. See Description for Event Location.

Kickoff Event for USC Flu Vaccination Campaign

Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Sustainable Carolina Clothing Swap

Join the Carolina Closet and Sustainable Carolina for a Clothing Swap! Help us fight fast fashion by bringing up to 7 items of clothing to donate, then you can  select up to that same number of items from others' donations. Admission Cost: Free! Bring 1-7 items of clothing to swap. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Davis Field II.

What’s Your Scholarly Presence?

Discover ways to develop an effective scholarly presence and to promote your research for maximum visibility and impact using ResearchGate, Google Scholar and other tools. We’ll discuss pre-publication considerations, practice techniques for promoting your work, and explore how to monitor your research impact. Facilitator: Amie Freeman, , Register here. Admission Cost: Free. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

Alphabet Soup Professional Development Series

Alphabet Soup is a professional development lunch series open to all UofSC faculty and staff. The series seeks to help participants understand the unique needs of individual LGBTQ+ identities to eventually provide support and space that can be individualized.  Check out the OMSA Website for further details and to register. Admission Cost: Free. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Teaming Up with a Librarian: How Librarians Support Faculty Teaching

Whether you have specific questions or want to learn more about what the Libraries can provide to you as an instructor, this workshop will focus on what tools and resources are available to support teaching. From course materials to customizable and collaborative services, come find out how we can best help you!   This workshop is an elective session for a certificate of completion in Fostering Proactive Learning Environments.   To register click here.  . Admission Cost: free. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM. Thomas Cooper Library L511.

Carolina Life Personal Finance Concepts

Admission Cost: N/A. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Russell House University Union 348.

Advocates for Life Tabling

Stop by our table to learn more about Advocates for Life! Admission Cost: 0. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 1.

Healthy Eating Workshop

Healthy Eating Workshop is a virtual, hour-long group appointment in which students will meet with a registered dietitian to learn how to choose balanced meals and snacks. By the end of the session, students will increase their basic nutrition knowledge, know tips for eating on a budget, and understand cues for eating. Please sign up on MyHealthSpace and the Zoom link will be sent to you before the session. Admission Cost: none. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. See event description for more details.

Applying for the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS)

Join the NFSP team to learn about the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS), which provides a summer intensive language study abroad program in one of 16 critical need languages. Admission Cost: 0. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Russell House University Union 305.

Sabor Latino- Hispanic Heritage Month Festival

Experience two days of sizzling music, food and fun celebrating the region’s Hispanic culture. Come learn what the Latin(x) community at USC has to offer and how you can be a part of it. . Admission Cost: none. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. RHUU Russell House Patio, RHUU Russell House Patio Stage.

National Student Exchange Information Session

Pay here, go there! Join in for a information session and learn how you can pay your tuition to UofSC and exchange to one of nearly 200 schools in the USA, Canada, and US territories of Puerto Rico, Guam, and the US Virgin Islands! Classes typically transfer back for an on-time graduation and financial aid usually applies.  Online Workshop hosted by the Student Success Center. RSVP to get the meeting link! www.sc.edu/NSE. Admission Cost: FREE. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. See event description for more details.

Student Senate Weekly Session

Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House Theater.

All Recovery Meeting

All Recovery meetings are based on the idea that there are great benefits to bringing people together from multiple recovery pathways. This meeting honors all pathways to recovery, acknowledging that each person’s path is unique and reflects their personal strengths. These meetings are an opportunity for social support that focuses on the hope and healing found in recovery and to connect with others who are initiating and maintaining a recovery lifestyle. This is CLOSED meeting, intended only for UofSC students, faculty, and staff who identify as being in recovery, seeking recovery, and/or impacted by addiction in their relationships. Zoom link also available at sc.edu/sape/recovery. Admission Cost: free. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Ctr 301D.

Club Practice Wednesday

Come Join Carolina Debate Society! We are a community of students interested in discussing clashing views, social issues, and meeting new people! Admission Cost: 0. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Swearingen Engineering Center 2A24.

Thriving Off-Campus Workshop

Living off campus? Concerned about how to manage the commute, stay safe, get along with your neighbors and more? Hear from staff and upperclassmen on how to thrive while living off campus! Hosted by the Student Success. Center. A part of SophoMORE September, but open to all students!  RSVP to reserve your spot: go.sc.edu/SophomoreSuccess. Admission Cost: FREE. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. See event description for more details.

EurAsiaM Affinity Group

A bi-monthly caucus space for European, Asian and Mediterranean students to socialize and meet new people and engage with Asian culture. This program meets in-person in the Intersection Lounge. Admission Cost: Free. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House University Union 034 The Intersection Lounge.

Carolina Productions presents Hypnotist! Erick Kand

Admission Cost: FREE. Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Russell House Ballroom.

Guided Meditation

Join us for guided meditation online each week. Admission Cost: none. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 7:45 AM – 8:00 AM. See event description for more details.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Small Changes, High Impact: Practices to Support Integrative Learning

Utilizing integrative learning principles, the presenters will share examples of how HIP characteristics are incorporated across different disciplines and identify classroom assessment techniques (CATs) that can be applied across a variety of academic settings. Participants will have opportunities to share examples of reflection and integrative learning principles in the design of assignments and appropriate assessment methods for their classroom. Kuh, G.D. (2008). High-impact educational practices: What they are, who has access to them, and why they matter. Washington, DC: Association of American Colleges and Universities.   This workshop is a required session for a certificate of completion in Integrative and Experiential Learning.   To register click here.  , . Admission Cost: free. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 11:40 AM – 12:55 PM. Thomas Cooper Library L511.

Dissertation to Book: Q & A with USC Press

Learn how to turn your dissertation or manuscript into a scholarly book in this live session with Ehren Foley of USC Press. He'll discuss pitching your project, contract considerations, avoiding deal-breaking pitfalls and the publishing process. Ehren Foley is an acquisitions editor at USC Press. He primarily acquires projects in Southern Studies, African American Studies, Civil Rights, Reconstruction and South Carolina history. Foley holds a Ph.D. in history from the University of South Carolina and worked in the field of historic preservation before coming to the press. This University Libraries and USC Press event is free and open to the university community and the public. Registration is required at bit.ly/distobookreg. Admission Cost: Free. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Research Data Management Basics for Students

Good data management practices can help ensure that your research data are findable, accessible, and re-usable long-term. In this session, learn useful tips to help you manage your data. Topics include best practices for file management, documentation, storage, preservation, and more. Presenter: Stacy Winchester, Register here.  . Admission Cost: Free. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

National Student Exchange Information Session

Pay here, go there! Join in for a information session and learn how you can pay your tuition to UofSC and exchange to one of nearly 200 schools in the USA, Canada, and US territories of Puerto Rico, Guam, and the US Virgin Islands! Classes typically transfer back for an on-time graduation and financial aid usually applies.  Online Workshop hosted by the Student Success Center. RSVP to get the meeting link! www.sc.edu/NSE. Admission Cost: FREE. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. See event description for more details.

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Fall 21 Organic Divisional Seminar Series with Dr. Joseph Furgal

Dr. Joseph Furgal, Department of Chemistry and Center for Photochemical Sciences, Bowling Green State University, will present a seminar entitled 'Silicon-based Hybrid Polymers from Photochemical Responses to Catalytic Recycling' online via Zoom. Admission Cost: Free. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Getting Started in Research Workshop

Interested in undergraduate research? This workshop provides a hands-on opportunity of how to find and reach out to potential faculty mentors, learn about next steps in research and funding opportunities.  For more information and to register, visit the Office of Undergraduate Research's Getting Started webpage. Admission Cost: N/A. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Gambrell 003B (Mac Lab).

Dreskin Distinguished Endowed Lecture Series - Dr. Chiriva-Internati

SOMG is bringing back this annual lecture honoring Dr. E. Arthur Dreskin's legacy and the 100th birthday of his wife, Mrs. Jeanet Dreskin. Along with our honored guest, Mrs. Dreskin, we are pleased to announce the guest lecturer is Dr. Chiriva-Internati who will be exploring the "Diamond CancerSplice: Where AI Meets Cancer Immunotherapy." Reception to follow. For more information, please visit the Dreskin Distinguished Endowed Lecture Series page. Admission Cost: FREE. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. See description for location information.

QTPOC Affinity Group

<section> QPTOC is designed as a caucus space for queer and/or trans people of color to come together. </section>. Admission Cost: Free. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Russell House University Union 034 The Intersection Lounge.

Second Year Success Workshop

Want to avoid the dreaded sophomore slump? We've got the plan for that! Join us for this entertaining workshop about steps you can take to thrive in your second year at Carolina! You'll walk away with your own personal sophomore action plan!  Hosted by the Student Success Center.  RSVP to reserve your spot: go.sc.edu/SophomoreSuccess. Admission Cost: FREE. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. See event description for more details.

eSports Club Weekly Gaming Session

Thursday, September 30, 2021, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Thursday After Dark: Carolina Altitude Trampoline Park Takeover!

Get ready to jump, dodge, and flip at the Altitude Trampoline Park! There will be wall-to-wall indoor trampolines, dodgeball, and more! Shuttles will loop continuously from The Horseshoe starting at 6:30pm. See you there! Admission Cost: Free Event. Thursday, September 30, 2021, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. See event description for more details.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Friday, October 1, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Palmetto LEADER Trip to Williamsburg County, SC

The Palmetto LEADER, South Carolina Law’s mobile law office, will travel to Williamsburg County in South Carolina, to execute health care powers of attorney for local residents who have made an appointment through one of our community partners.   Volunteer law students will work alongside South Carolina attorneys to provide these legal documents at no charge.    Community partners include Vital Aging of Williamsburg County, Williamsburg Technical College, and the SC Bar Pro Bono Program.   Learn more about the Palmetto LEADER. Admission Cost: Free, but must have an appointment. Friday, October 1, 2021, 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM. School of Law.

Making the Most of Online Teaching

Online courses present unique challenges and opportunities for both instructors and students. In this presentation, Ozgur Ince will discuss his experience converting a large introductory finance course from in-person to both synchronous and asynchronous online delivery. He will discuss best online teaching practices based on his experience and recent pedagogy. He will introduce strategies educators can utilize to tackle common challenges facing online learners, such as time management, lack of motivation, lack of interaction, and lack of community. He will also discuss alternative methods of delivery, student engagement using various online tools (such as polls, breakout groups, chat, discussion boards) and online assignments. The session will conclude with a question-and-answer session.   To register click here. . Admission Cost: free. Friday, October 1, 2021, 10:50 AM – 11:40 AM. Thomas Cooper Library L511.

BBQueer: LGBTQ+ History Month Kickoff

Stop by the Russell House Patio for BBQ, music, and company to celebrate the beginning of LGBTQ+ History Month! Admission Cost: Free. Friday, October 1, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Russell House Patio, RHUU Russell House Patio Stage.

Improve Your Research with Sage Research Methods

Sage Research Methods is a new library subscription database that provides access to books, reference materials, case study, videos, and journal articles related to research methodology. In this workshop, participants will learn how to use this product to gain research methods skills. Facilitator: Stacy Winchester, Register here. Admission Cost: Free. Friday, October 1, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Friday, October 1, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Preparing for Graduate School

Are you considering graduate school? Join The Graduate School as we discuss how to find programs that best fit your interests and needs, how to build a competitive application, and how to pursue funding opportunities. Please note that attendees will be expected to observe any University mandated protocols related to COVID-19. The Russell House will observe current UofSC COVID-19 social distancing recommendations during this workshop. Admission Cost: Free. Friday, October 1, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Russell House University Union 203.

Research Center for Child Well-Being Distinguished Speaker Series

Speaker: Elizabeth Stuart, PhD, Topic: Non-experimental study designs for prevention research: The basics and recent advances, This presentation is accessible in Zoom via the RCCWB website: https://rccwb.sc.edu/news-events/, The Research Center for Child Well-Being (RCCWB) hosts a monthly Distinguished Speaker Series focusing on the dual prevention of unhealthy lifestyle and social-emotional behavioral problems during childhood, as well as associated statistical and methodological issues. The virtual Distinguished Speaker Series can be followed online from your computer, tablet, or smartphone in Zoom. For more details about RCCWB and the Distinguished Speaker Series, check out https://rccwb.sc.edu. Admission Cost: 0.00. Friday, October 1, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. See event description for more details.

#GRADprofdev | Founders Friday Financial Fitness: Credit and Identity Theft

Your financial credit report will have longer lasting effects than your GPA. We want you to know how to use credit wisely by understanding what makes up your credit score along with what you might see on your credit report. It’s also imperative to be aware of red flags associated with identity theft. Learn to protect your credit and identity with this seminar. *Registration is required, and space is limited.  Register for the workshop. *Please note that attendees will be expected to observe any University mandated protocols related to COVID-19.  The Russell House will observe the UofSC COVID-19 social distancing recommendation during this workshop (3 feet physical distancing). Admission Cost: 0. Friday, October 1, 2021, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Russell House University Union 305.

SCHC Dean's Council: Welcome Back Event

Join the SCHC Dean's Council in front of Harper College on the Horseshoe for a chance to learn more about what the Dean's Council does and how you can join! Enjoy lawn games and snow-cones, too! Admission Cost: 0. Friday, October 1, 2021, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Hispanic Heritage Month Kickoff!

Join us as we kick off our Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations with an informative presentation on the history of the celebration, different hispanic/latinx cultures, and more! Admission Cost: $0. Friday, October 1, 2021, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Russell House Ballroom.

Student Showcase!

Admission Cost: FREE. Friday, October 1, 2021, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Gameday Shuttles

FREE shuttles to Williams-Brice for students, staff and faculty. Running three hours prior to kickoff and 90 mins after the end of the game. Carolina Card required. Go Cocks! Admission Cost: FREE. Saturday, October 2, 2021, 8:30 AM – 11:00 PM. Greene Street Petigru Side.

Carolina Knives: Meet the Makers

Bladesmiths featured in Carolina Knives: The Roots of a Revival will gather throughout the day to talk with visitors about the contemporary custom knifemaking movement. South Carolina’s Bobby Branton and North Carolina’s Andy Sharpe will be in attendance. Free & open to the public, no registration required. Admission Cost: Free. Saturday, October 2, 2021, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. McKissick Museum.

Phi Delta Epsilon Chapter

Admission Cost: N/A. Sunday, October 3, 2021, 5:30 PM – 7:45 PM. Russell House Theater.

Club Practice Wednesday

Come Join Carolina Debate Society! We are a community of students interested in discussing clashing views, social issues, and meeting new people! Admission Cost: 0. Sunday, October 3, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Swearingen Engineering Center 2A24.

CSCC GodChat & Worship

Admission Cost: 0. Sunday, October 3, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House University Union 303.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Monday, October 4, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

4th Quarter Voucher Redemption

Did you receive a voucher for staying until the end of the football game? Bring your voucher and physical CarolinaCard to our table to redeem the voucher for additional reward point. Monday, October 4, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. RHUU Davis Circle Space 01.

Capstone Scholars Adulting: Off-Campus Living

Moving into your first house or apartment can be daunting. How much can I afford? Are utilities included? Is the neighborhood safe? Come join Capstone and the Office of Off-Campus Living and Neighborhood Relations for an Adulting workshop about finding housing off campus! Snacks will be provided! Admission Cost: 0. Monday, October 4, 2021, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. SEC Conference Room.

Carolina Productions presents Dogs on Davis

Take a break from your day and join CP and Pawmetto Lifeline to de-stress with cute puppies! Monday, October 4, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side.

How To Propose a Global Learning Experience

Now that you have heard the history of GLEs and know how UofSC is supporting them, you are interested in potentially leading one! However, you may be wondering how to approach your department with this proposal or how to fulfill its requirements. This session will walk you through the departmental, Center for Integrative and Experiential Learning, and Education Abroad steps to propose a GLE, including what deadlines to keep in mind.   This workshop is a required session for a certificate of completion in Online International Programming.   To register click here.  . Admission Cost: free. Monday, October 4, 2021, 12:00 PM – 12:50 PM. See event description for more details.

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Monday, October 4, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Ready to Make a Change? Meeting

Wondering if you have a problem? Want to cut back but not quit? Thinking about how to reduce the consequences without giving up the fun? This group is for those wanting to reflect and possibly change their substane use, without judgement or pressure to quit completely. Zoom link also available at sc.edu/sape/recovery. Admission Cost: free. Monday, October 4, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Ctr 316 - Conference Room.

Carolina Life Personal Finance Concepts

Admission Cost: N/A. Monday, October 4, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Russell House University Union 348.

Career Conversation with Clifford Hudson, Former Sonic CEO and liberal arts graduate

Are you a student within the College of Arts and Sciences, interested in learning how to leverage your liberal arts experience in your career preparation? Want to learn more about how being a generalist, rather than an expert, can be your path to career success? Join us online on Monday, October 4 at 4PM EST in Zoom for a career conversation with former CEO of Sonic Corporation and liberal arts graduate, Clifford Hudson! In this session, Hudson will share his story of how he went from history major, to law school, to the C-suite, and will discuss the strategies that he utilized to build a successful career, sans a 'career plan'. Register here. Admission Cost: free of charge, this is an online Zoom event. Monday, October 4, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. See event description for more details.

GMG Marketing Team Meeting

This meeting is for members of Garnet Media Group's marketing team to discuss ideas and plan for upcoming events and initiatives. Admission Cost: N/A. Monday, October 4, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Russell House University Union 304.

Trans Student Alliance: Meeting

The Trans Student Alliance is a hub for trans, non-binary, queer, questioning, and allied Gamecocks! Need resources, friends, or just want to be in a trans-safe space? Join us from 5-6 PM on Thursdays, in Russell House 348. Admission Cost: Free. Monday, October 4, 2021, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Russell House University Union 348.

Queer Connections First Year Experience Program

Queer Connections (QC) is a support initiative for incoming LGBTQ+ students to connect with support and resources in their first year. Programming geared towards LGBTQ+ students will be hosted for the first six weeks of the fall semester with the goal of acclimating LGBTQ+ students to the UofSC community. Check out the QC website to find out more info and the fall schedule. Admission Cost: Free. Monday, October 4, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Russell House University Union 034 The Intersection Lounge.

The Art of Storytelling: Reclaiming Your Space

Michael will discuss how storytelling can empower Black students to reclaim their space at a predominately White university and how being historically erased from narratives contribute to feelings of exclusion and isolation, Michael Harriot is the Senior Writer at TheRoot.com where he covers the intersection of race, politics, and culture.  His work has appeared in the Washington Post, The Atlantic, NBC, BET, MSNBC and CNN. Admission Cost: 0.00. Monday, October 4, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Russell House Theater.

Women for Global Empowerment First Book Club Meeting

Women for Global Empowerment's first book club meeting of the semester! Admission Cost: N/A. Monday, October 4, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Russell House University Union 302.

Guided Meditation

Join us for guided meditation online each week. Admission Cost: none. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 7:45 AM – 8:00 AM. See event description for more details.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

4th Quarter Voucher Redemption

Did you receive a voucher for staying until the end of the football game? Bring your voucher and physical CarolinaCard to our table to redeem the voucher for additional reward point. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 2.

Farmers Market

Shop for fresh, locally-grown produce & a variety of South Carolina made products, right on the University of South Carolina campus. Visit the Healthy Carolina Farmers Market on Greene Street from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.— rain or shine. Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Greene Street Middle, RHUU Greene Street - Stage.

Farmers Market

Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street Space 05, RHUU Greene Street Space 06, RHUU Greene Street Space 07, RHUU Greene Street Space 08, RHUU Greene Street Space 09, RHUU Greene Street Space 10.

Data Management Plans and DMPTool

Is a Data Management Plan required to obtain funding for your research? Would you like to plan for the management of your research data to make life easier down the road? Learn about Data Management Plans and get hands-on experience using DMPTool, an online wizard for creating DMPs that meet specific funder requirements.  Presenter: Stacy Winchester, Register here. Admission Cost: free. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

Getting Started in Research Workshop

Interested in undergraduate research? This workshop provides a hands-on opportunity of how to find and reach out to potential faculty mentors, learn about next steps in research and funding opportunities.  For more information and to register, visit the Office of Undergraduate Research's Getting Started webpage. Admission Cost: N/A. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Gambrell 003B (Mac Lab).

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

The Catholic Campus Ministry Tabling

Join The Catholic Campus Ministry from 12-2 every first Tuesday of each month! Admission Cost: N/a. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 1.

Lunchbox Concert Series on the Patio with Jay Filson

Need a break? Come down to the Russell House Patio to relax and listen to live music! Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Russell House Patio, RHUU Russell House Patio Stage.

Publishing your Work: Understand & Manage your Rights

Did you know that when you publish in traditional journals, you are often required to transfer your copyright to the publisher? The publisher then decides how you may share your research with colleagues, students, and others. Join us to learn how to manage your works by scrutinizing publication agreements, negotiating your rights to make your research more widely available, and finding publishers with unrestrictive copyright policies. Facilitator: Amie Freeman, Register here. Admission Cost: Free. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. University Libraries Virtual Event.

Master of Human Resources Info Session: First Tuesday

Master of Human Resources Virtual Info Session, Tuesday, Oct. 5, 3-4- p.m. Register to attend. Are you interested in learning more about the Master of Human Resources program? Join us on a monthly call on the first Tuesday of each month from 3-4 p.m. EST when you can speak to the director or an ambassador of the program. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the exciting field of human resources and what the program can offer you. Admission Cost: FREE. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. See Description for Event Location.

LGBTQ+ Graduate Student Affinity Group

LGBTQ+ Graduate Student Affinity Group is a caucus space for LGBTQ+ graduate students from around the UofSC Campus. This in-person offering meets monthly on Tuesdays in the Intersection Lounge. For those who are unable to join in-person, you can register to join the meeting via Zoom. Admission Cost: Free. Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Russell House University Union 034 The Intersection Lounge.

Carolina-Clemson Blood Drive Meeting

Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Russell House University Union 303.

UofSC COVID Testing (Faculty/ Staff/ Student)

FREE COVID testing for members of the university community each weekday in the Russell House Basement. Please be sure to complete the medical release form on myhaelthspace.com prior to testing. Admission Cost: N/A. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Russell House University Union 009 Russell Underground.

Resilience in the Classroom

The Resilience in the Classroom training is a 50-minute training that focuses on three major components of resilience—self-compassion, dealing with failure, and coping skills, and how to incorporate these components into the classroom. Resilience is associated with academic success and psychological well-being. This session will help instructors identify how they can strengthen students’ resilience and help them adapt to change and hardships by integrating these core competencies into their curriculum.   This workshop is a required session for a certificate of completion in Mental Health and Well-being Competency.   To register click here.  . Admission Cost: free. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM. See event description for more details.

Hip Hop Wednesday

Students, faculty, and staff gather on Greene St once a month to take part in UofSC's premier day party! Our professional DJ spins new and old school hip-hop music. Bring a mask, a commitment to safety and your dopest dance moves! Admission Cost: FREE. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. RHUU Greene Street.

Orientation Leader Interest Tabling

Come meet some Orientation Leaders and learn more about applying for one of the best summers of your life! Admission Cost: n/a. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 1.

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space

Interfaith Initiatives: Prayer and Meditation Space accommodates UofSC students, faculty and staff who wish to participate in individual worship, reflection and meditation while on campus Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.. Additional interfaith prayer and meditation spaces open during the spring semester can be found on the Spiritual and Religious Life website. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. ODK/Mortar Board Room.

Mindfulness for Faculty and Staff

The Mindful Workshop Series is a free, 6-session workshop series for Faculty/Staff. Learn how to incorporate mindfulness practices into your daily life.  This workshop will be held on Microsoft Teams. Register here. Admission Cost: none. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. See event description for more details.

Carolina Life Personal Finance Concepts

Admission Cost: N/A. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Russell House University Union 348.

Advocates for Life Tabling

Stop by our table to learn more about Advocates for Life! Admission Cost: 0. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Davis Field I - RHUU Side Space 1.

Graduate Student Association Townhall

Graduate students - meet with your Graduate Student Association representatives and share how we can better serve you. Admission Cost: NA. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Russell House Theater.

Applying for the Boren Scholarship and Fellowship

Join the NFSP team to learn about the Boren Scholarship and Fellowship, which offers up to $20,000 for undergraduates or $30,000 for graduates to spend up to a year abroad studying a critical language. Admission Cost: 0. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Russell House University Union 305.

All Recovery Meeting

All Recovery meetings are based on the idea that there are great benefits to bringing people together from multiple recovery pathways. This meeting honors all pathways to recovery, acknowledging that each person’s path is unique and reflects their personal strengths. These meetings are an opportunity for social support that focuses on the hope and healing found in recovery and to connect with others who are initiating and maintaining a recovery lifestyle. This is CLOSED meeting, intended only for UofSC students, faculty, and staff who identify as being in recovery, seeking recovery, and/or impacted by addiction in their relationships. Zoom link also available at sc.edu/sape/recovery. Admission Cost: free. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Strom Thurmond Wellness & Fitness Ctr 301D.

Brother 2 Brother

The Brother 2 Brother Black Male Initiative (B2B) is designed to increase the value of community and foster brotherhood for Black men at the University of South Carolina. B2B aims to improve active participation, provide educationally enriched experience and increase retention of Black men.  Check out the website for more information. Admission Cost: Free. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Russell House University Union 034 The Intersection Lounge.