Week of 2/15/19 - 2/22/19


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2/15/19 - 2/17/19


Black History Celebration & Meal


College Place UMC will host Black History Celebration & Meal Sunday, February 17 at 11AM. All are welcome to attend!


Sponsored by Religious and Spiritual Life



Minority Mental Health: Mental health conditions do not discriminate based on race, color, gender or identity and anyone can experience the challenges of mental illness regardless of their background.

The perception of Mental Health and illness will not change unless we act to change it. To set up appointments with Mimi or myself, please go to https://calendly.com/awaddington or https://calendly.com/mmeriwether.

Sponsored by Counseling Services





Open Mic Night - February 18 @ 7 pm

Perform monologues, duets, songs, poems, visual art projects, online blog projects, or dance pieces. Literally anything goes. We invite students and faculty to participate, to listen, and to enjoy. How to Participate: Email Dr. Diana Amos at damos@columbiasc.edu or stop by her office in 148 Spears to sign up!


Sponsored by Arts and Humanities




Sponsored in part by the Office of Student Activities






Faculty & Staff Appreciation Card Drive

Want to recognize the hard work and dedication of a faculty or staff member? Write a note of thanks during lunch on Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday.


Sponsored by CCSGA


Social Change at the Margins

Join the CLSC for a courageous conversation at our next Social Change at the Margins program on race relations, moderated by Professor Simmons.

Sponsored by Center for Leadership and Social Change



Treat Yo Self Tuesday: A Collaborative Event!

The CLSC, OSA, and the Diversity Peer Educators have partnered to offer a free showing of The Hate You Give with a talk-back afterwards. Join us for a great movie and popcorn bar on Tuesday at 6:30 in the Student Union Lounge!



Interested in a PAID Internship for a cause?


Please join Annie Brady, from SBP AmeriCorps on campus Tues, February 19th from 11:30 am - 1 pm in BREED 202. Learn about opportunities to support disaster-impacted citizens recover from the flood & other hardships.


WHEN: Tues 2/19/2019

TIME: 11:30 am - 1 pm



If you have any questions, contact Career Coach, Anna Cox at acox@columbiasc.edu or by telephone at (803) 786-3894.


Sponsored by the Career Center


Washington DC Semester Internship Information Session

Interested in a semester abroad in Washington DC? The Washington, DC Semester offers Columbia College students an exciting opportunity that combines academic coursework, cultural study, and a 12-week, custom-designed internship in Washington, DC.

Please drop by the Career Center on any of the dates/times below to learn about the application process and hear from students who have interned in the past!  


Monday, February 19th: 11:30am - 1pm  - The Career Center

Wednesday, February 20th: 11:30 - 3:30pm (drop by anytime) - The Career Center

Thursday, February 21st: 11:30 - 1pm - The Career Center

Thursday, February 21st: 3:30 - 4:00pm - The Career Center

*If you are interested and unable to attend, please contact Anna Cox at Acox@columbiasc.edu.

Sponsored by the Career Center





Religious & Spiritual Life Fair 

Looking for a local place to worship? Stop by the Religious Life & Spiritual Life Fair in the Dining Hall, from 12:30-1:30!!


Sponsored by Division of Student Affairs



Fearless Friday trip to Riverbanks Zoo!

The CLSC wants to take you to the zoo! Space is limited, so be sure to email lfleming@columbiasc.edu to reserve your spot by 2/21 at 1pm. Meet on the mall on 2/22 at 1:30.


Sponsored by the Career Center


Junior Ring Ceremony


Please mark your calendars now for our annual Junior Ring Ceremony on Friday, 2/22 at 5:30 PM at College Place UMC. Come support your fellow Koalas!

Sponsored by the Class of 2020


Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

(Part-Time) Wanted!



Simmons-Beasley Law Firm

Job Title: Administrative Assistant/Receptionist (Part-Time)

Reports to: Office Manager


Job Summary:

Answer and direct telephone calls

Accepts daily mail under dual control and distributes

Greet people entering the office suite

Download new cases from the Court, and administer Sharefile


Deadline to apply has been extended to February 22nd


To apply, please visit the following link: https://app.purplebriefcase.com/pb/myJobs/view/404516


Sponsored by the Career Center




Columbia College tradition. Invite your dad or fatherly figure to an evening of food and entertainment! Entertainment includes: a game truck, a photo booth, and the ThinkFast game show! Register here --> tiny.cc/ccregistration


Sponsored by the Columbia College Activities Board (CCAB)



Love Quote

“Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.”

- Zora Neale Hurston

Sponsored by Student Affairs


SpearFest 2019 Poster Board/Presentation Proposal Sign-up

Would you like to participate in this year's SpearsFest by conducting a presentation or presenting a poster board highlighting service and leadership?


Please visit the following link to sign up to host a presentation, showcase a poster board, or both!!!



State Government Career Fair

DHEC will host a State Government Career Fair on Monday, March 4 from 10am-2pm at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, in partnership with the Division of State Human Resources, Department of Corrections, Department of Social Services, and the Department of Health and Human Services.


We welcome your support in getting the word out! Below, is the Eventbrite registration link and the career fair video. You can also help us share this event on Facebook and LinkedIn.


Click Here to register on Eventbrite:


Sponsored by the Career Center


Meet the CCSGA Candidates and Vote!

Visit the link below to learn about the candidates who are running for office in the Student Government Association!


After you've learned about the candidates, click on the link at the end of the PowerPoint or follow this link for the ballot!


Sponsored by Student Affairs


Website and Social Media Intern with www.artsasmedicine.com

www.artsasmedicine.com is seeking am intern to update content on existing website. The intern will prepare (read, edit, format) valid new content for inclusion and posting on website and manage all social media accounts. For more information, please visit the following link: https://app.purplebriefcase.com/pb/myJobs/view/409230

Sponsored by Career Services


College Sunday

Calling all Columbia College and CIU students!!! Join us for College Sunday on FEBRUARY 24 at our 10:30 am Service at the Columbia Campus of Right Direction! Please be sure to RSVP if you need a ride and to let us know you are coming so we can ensure we have a hot meal ready for you post service! We look forward to worshiping with you! 

Sponsored by Student Affairs


Study Away Travel Scholarship Applications Now Available!

Applications for the Dr. Selden K. Smith Scholarship for Global Student Travel are now being accepted. Details of the scholarship are available on KC under the campus life tab on the Study Away Programs page. The electronic application is available at http://tiny.cc/TravelScholarship.

Sponsored by the Global Studies Committee


Do You Do Service?

We're hoping to learn more about the work you're doing with the community! Please let us know about the service you're doing by filling out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/vcp65hzt2VikwOJz1

Sponsored by the Office of the President


Help needed for local after school program

If you're interested in working with kids, the Gable Oaks after school program is in need of enthusiastic volunteers Monday through Friday to help elementary kids with homework, team building, crafts, etc.


A bus is available to pick you up from campus at 2:15 pm any day of the week, take you to the program site, and bring you back before 5:30 pm. If you're interested or would like to know more, please email lfleming@columbiasc.edu.

Sponsored by the Center for Leadership and Social Change


Internship opportunity over the summer!


Applications for the 2019 internship program at the J. Marion Sims Foundation are now available! They are looking for strong candidates to work in the Lancaster County community during a 10-week period this summer.

The Foundation was founded in 1995 with the goal of strengthening and transforming the health and wellness of Lancaster, Fort Lawn, and Great Falls, South Carolina.


Interns will have the opportunity to experience philanthropy first-hand, working in marketing and public relations, community engagement, program administration, planning, data analysis and research. To learn more about the internship, visit www.jmsims.org/simterns.

Completed applications will be accepted through March 1, 2019. If you have any questions, please contact lfleming@columbiasc.edu.

Sponsored by the Center for Leadership and Social Change


US Census Bureau Career Information Session

Kenneth Johnson, from The U.S. Census Bureau, will be returning to campus Monday, February 25th from 11:30 am – 1 pm, to discussing multiple position opportunities for students and alumni!

“Weekly Pay, Flexible Schedule, & Excellent Mileage Reimbursement”

Positions pay $13.50 to $24.00 an hour!!! - FLEXIBLE HOURS!!! (Evening, summer, week-end, full-time and part-time shifts tailored around students schedules)

Event: U.S. Census Bureau / Career Information Session

Where: The Center for Career Coaching and Professional Development (a small white building with green awning across from Bush)

When: Monday, February 25th, 2019

Time: 11:30 am - 1 pm


To view position details and apply please visit: https://app.purplebriefcase.com/pb/myJobs/view/402735 or apply at 2020census.gov/jobs

Sponsored by the Career Center


Spring 2019 Diversity Retreat

Mark your calendars!!!! The Diversity Retreat will be taking place March 29th -31st! Get ready for an amazing weekend of growth, empowerment, actualization, and big fun! If you would like to participate, please use this link: https://tiny.cc/DiversityRetreat. See you there!

Sponsored by Office of Multicultural Affairs and Community Resources


 First Citizen Bank Summer Internship Program

First Citizen's Bank has established a summer internship program. The program is designed to provide an opportunity for incumbents to apply mortgage operations while delivering tangible value to our mortgage team, as well as gaining valuable work experience. Interns will gain an understanding of the Bank's overall mortgage operations. Each intern will be engaged and exposed to various facets of the mortgage operations department during their internship experience. To enhance the retail services intern experience, each intern is assigned a manager, and an Intern Coordinator, who will help facilitate a broader view of the intern's role within the Bank.


For more information on the internship, please visit the following link: https://app.purplebriefcase.com/pb/myJobs/view/414341

Sponsored by the Career Center


Walk MS-Columbia: Columbia College Team

A portion of the PR 460 class is doing a senior capstone project in collaboration with Walk MS-Columbia, and we are looking for members to join our team and walk with us on April 27 at 10 a.m. If you’re interested in becoming a part of the team or want additional information, email walkmscolumbia@my.columbiasc.edu

Sponsored by Arts and Humanities



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