The University of South Carolina witnessed a total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017.
Johnnie McFadden is the first African American full professor at the University of South Carolina, as well as the first African American endowed professor. McFadden was hired in 1979 and currently teaches in the department of neuropsychiatry and behavioral sciences at USC's School of Medicine.
Faculty and staff asked about refunds, research and pay at a virtual town hall Tuesday. President Bob Caslen also gave coronavirus updates.
Democratic presidential candidates, including Bernie Sanders and Pete Buttigieg, came into Columbia to rally support before the South Carolina primary.
Bernie Sanders hosted a rally in Columbia at Finlay Park. The rally was one of his final efforts to boost support in South Carolina before the primary Feb. 29.
The student body election results for student body president, student body vice president, speaker of the student senate and treasurer were announced this Wednesday.
The University of South Carolina hosted its second open forum today as the search continues for a new vice president of academic affairs and provost. William Tate was the candidate interviewed.
The search committee for the executive vice president for academic affairs and provost is holding open forums to interview candidates for the position. The first candidate interviewed was Nacy Rapoport.
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is in search for a new vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion. Three town halls were hosted this week to interview each of the three finalists for the position.
Students have noticed poor lighting between Davis and LeConte colleges and near Park Place, and say they feel unsafe traveling in those areas at night.