Sunrise Rotary Honors USCA Communication Major as Student of the Month

January 24, 2017

Sunrise Rotary selected University of South Carolina Aiken student David Belfield as Student of the Month for January.

"David is a standout young man. He is bright and insightful. He is hardworking, motivated and goal-oriented. At the same time, he is personable, kind and quick to smile," said Dr. Charmaine Wilson, chair of the USC Aiken Communication Department.

"David truly is a terrific young gentleman."

Belfield is a junior communication major with a sociology cognate who hopes to become a college basketball coach.  He currently serves as the director of basketball operations for the USC Aiken men’s basketball team.  In addition, Belfield has been selected to the Peach Belt All-Academic Team, the Dean’s List and the President’s List.  He is also a member of the City of Aiken-USC Aiken Advisory Board, a team of students and elected, business and civic leaders who are working together to strengthen ties between the university and the city. 

USC Aiken, a comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,500 students in 50 programs of study. USC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide "America’s Best Colleges." The 2017 distinction marks USC Aiken’s 19th consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 12th time in first place.