USCA names Bridgmon provost and executive vice chancellor of academic affairs

For more information contact:Christen Engel, (803) 641-2825, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Dr. Phillip B. Bridgmon has been named provost and executive vice chancellor of academic affairs at the University of South Carolina Aiken, effective July 1. Bridgmon serves as provost and vice president for academic affairs at the University of Central Missouri. A...

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Chargualaf named dean of nursing at USCA

For more information contact:Christen Engel, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Dr. Katie A. Chargualaf has been named dean of the School of Nursing at the University of South Carolina Aiken, effective July 1. Chargualaf has been with the School of Nursing since January 2018 and currently serves as interim dean. Chargualaf's academic career began in 2008 at M...

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Pacer LIFE has the time of their lives at Night to Shine

For more information contact:Angela Saxon, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Pacer LIFE students at the University of South Carolina Aiken were all smiles on Feb. 9 while attending their first Night to Shine Prom sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation at Journey Community Church in Evans, Georgia. Before the night began, the women had their hair styled and the ...

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Freshman student gets ready to take her passion for teaching on a global journey

Amaiyah Danielle Smith has been honored with the Gilman-McCain Scholarship For more information contact:Angela Saxon, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Amaiyah Smith will prepare to pack her bags and head overseas to expand on her love for traveling and culture in Japan for two weeks this summer. She was just awarded the Gilman-McCain Scholarship for her study...

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USCA eventing team to be recognized by the South Carolina General Assembly on Feb. 15

For more information contact:Angela Saxon, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The University of South Carolina Aiken's eventing team will be recognized by the South Carolina General Assembly on Thursday, Feb. 15, for their historic win at the 2023 United States Eventing Association Intercollegiate Eventing Championship. Members of the South Carolina House and S...

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Student award recipients advance their research projects at USCA

For more information contact:Angela Saxon, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Seven undergraduate students from the University of South Carolina Aiken will be granted up to $2,500 to help fund their research projects after receiving the Magellan Scholar Award during the Fall 2023 semester. "It is such an honor to have received the award," said recipient Chloe P...

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Where Are They Now? Alumna Allison Lanier discovers love for business at USCA

For more information contact:Leigh Thomas, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Allison Lanier graduated from the University of South Carolina Aiken in 2010, but her career path led her right back to the higher education space. She earned her bachelor's degree in business administration and honed her craft at larger corporations before landing at Greenville's Up&...

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Pacers and Polo 2024 to be held March 30

For more information contact:Susie Kneece, (803) 646-3302, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The annual Pacers and Polo event, a standout feature of Aiken's Triple Crown now entering its 19th year, is undergoing exciting changes in organization and management. In collaboration with USCA, the Aiken Polo Club will assume responsibility for orchestrating the Pacers a...

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USCA and the Aiken Civic Orchestra to host Winter Nocturne

For more information contact:Angela Saxon, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Get ready for a night of music as the University of South Carolina Aiken and the Aiken Civic Orchestra present the Winter Nocturne. The event features pianist Awadagin Pratt performing at the Etherredge Center at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8. The Winter Nocturne is a tradition at USCA allo...

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Where Are They Now? Local doctor John Tiffany credits USC Aiken with his path to medicine

For more information contact:Leigh Thomas, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Aiken pediatrician John Tiffany knew in high school that he wanted to work in the medical field. He believes that the University of South Carolina Aiken helped him get there. As a student at South Aiken High School, Tiffany planned to attend a larger college and major in chemistry. He...

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