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Uber, USC team up on nationwide campus safety initiative

The "Check Your Ride" feature on Uber began to be active in Columbia Thursday

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Uber is putting the University of South Carolina at the forefront of its new campus safety initiative. After President Harris Pastides’s “What’s My Name?” movement picked up steam nationwide, Uber rolled out some changes through a partnership with colleges across the country to remind students of essential safety tips. “We also added a new ‘Check Your Ride’…

Former USC student missing, following boat crash in Beaufort

National Center for Missing and Endangered Beaufort S.C. (WOLO)- A former student at the University of South Carolina, has been reported missing following a boat wreck early Sunday morning. National Center For Missing And Endangered According to the Center for missing and endangered, Mallory Beach, 19 was aboard with 5 other passengers who were all injured when the boat crashed…

University of South Carolina Tree Lighting Ceremony set

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– It will soon look a lot like Christmas on the campus at the University of South Carolina. The 64th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place tonight at 6pm on the Horseshoe. According to organizers, the ceremony is a tradition celebrating the closing of a successful fall semester and the beginning of the holiday season. University of…

UofSC student nurses shower expecting mothers

Columbia, SC (WOLO) — Nursing student from the University of South Carolina want to help expecting mothers by giving them a gift before the gift of life. The annual event was initially started as a semester service project that has bloomed into an annual event. This year’s event takes place Sunday November 18th. The students call the event a “spirited…

University of South Carolina President Pastides to deliver annual ‘State of University’

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– University of South Carolina President Harris Pastides is set to deliver his annual address on the ‘State of the University’ Wednesday morning. According to university officials, President Pastides will discuss his 10 years as President of USC, he will also talk about growth, increasing research funding and improving access for all South Carolinians. The USC marching band, the Mighty…