The university’s Board of Trustees met Tuesday (Dec. 14). Here’s a roundup of actions they took.
A Third Folio of Shakespeare’s plays printed in 1664 now has a permanent home at University of South Carolina Libraries. The book, a gift from Chicago attorney Jeffery Leving, along with the university’s copies of the Second and Fourth folios, will provide a rare opportunity for students, faculty and other researchers.
Across several system institutions, academic changes were approved by the Academic Excellence and Student Experience Committee and the full board. At UofSC Columbia:
At USC Beaufort:
At USC Upstate:
Additionally, three faculty members at UofSC Columbia and three at USC Upstate received honorary academic titles. At UofSC Columbia, 27 tenure & promotion recommendations and one hire with tenure were also approved, as well as 10 honorary degree candidates.
On Dec. 9, the Finance and Infrastructure committee advanced two projects, which were approved by the board on Dec. 12:
Two contracts also received the green light from the Governance committee and the full board:
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