Future Alumni Week
Calling all 2022 graduates, current UofSC students and recent UofSC graduates: let us celebrate you during Future Alumni Week, March 21 – 25, 2022, as we welcome you into the UofSC Alumni family! The UofSC Alumni Association has a week’s worth of events ranging from graduation prep to social activities to wellness and personal development. Space is limited on many of the events, so please make sure to RSVP soon. Future Alumni events are open to all 2022 graduates, including undergraduate seniors, graduate students and professional school students. These events are also open to current UofSC students and the virtual events are open to recent UofSC graduates as well. We can’t wait to celebrate you!
Monday, March 21
Each day of Future Alumni Week is filled with information to aid in a seamless student to alumni transition, and Monday’s focus is on Healthy Living. Join us in the Pastides Alumni Center for a “sunrise” yoga session led by instructor Megan Mulligan. The class will start at 9:00 a.m. and last around an hour. Stick around after class to grab some free coffee and breakfast! Be sure to bring a yoga mat, water, and your student ID!
Join us on Zoom for a Meditation and Mindfulness event presented by University Health Services’ Mental Health Initiatives. Laquana Sheppard will lead the session, offering tools to help new graduates and young professionals bring mindfulness to their daily lives.
Tuesday, March 22
Tuesday’s focus is on Social Success. Join members of our UofSC Alumni Affinity Councils to learn how fellow Gamecocks have found community after leaving campus. They’ll discuss making friends, finding hobbies, and getting involved with their new communities.
Wednesday, March 23
Join us on Wednesday, March 23 at 12:00 p.m. for a Zoom webinar on personal finances, especially as a young professional. The event will be led by the Student Success Center.
Thursday, March 24
Thursday’s focus is on professional development. Join us from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. on the Horseshoe to have professional headshots taken by a university photographer. Photos are taken on a first come, first served basis and will be emailed to you once they are available.
In case of inclement weather, headshots will be taken with professional lighting and equipment in Russell House room 302.
Join us from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. for a Zoom webinar on salary negotiation led by the Student Success Center. This two-hour workshop arms you with the knowledge and skills needed to negotiate salaries and benefits for a new job.
Friday, March 25
Our final Friday event will provide you with all the information you need to stay connected and engaged with your University of South Carolina.
Tiffany Foxworth, Chief Experience Officer for the UofSC Alumni Association, will lead a Zoom webinar on all the ways the Alumni Association can help you stay involved—attending events, joining clubs and affinity groups, advocacy work, and more!
Please visit the event-specific page (linked above) to RSVP for each event.