University of South Carolina

Deepfakes: How USC is Fighting to Stay Ahead of Misinformation

October 1, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan

Deepfake (noun): Synthetic media in which a person in an existing image or video is replaced with someone else's likeness. You stumble across a video of Nicholas Cage as Superman. You think, “Wait a minute – Nic never played Superman!” And you’d be right. But what if you...

Just A Chicken

May 19, 2020 - Posted in Local by Libby Dallis
Just A Chicken

Preston Thorne and Langston Moore are authors and former football players for the University of South Carolina. They visited Windsor Elementary School in Columbia, South Carolina to share their inspirational story and children's book, "Just A Chicken." With their book, the...

'Like Watching a Tidal Wave Coming at You.' The View of South Carolina's Student Nurses

April 8, 2020 - Posted in News by Scott Morgan

News from hospitals in much of the United States right now is bad. In major cities like Detroit, in population-dense states like New Jersey, medical staffs are sometimes unable to keep up with the crush of new COVID-19 cases. Emergencies are gobbling up hospital beds;...

Is South Carolina Braced for COVID-19? A USC Dr. Says Yes

February 27, 2020 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Scott Morgan

As of Tuesday, the World Health Organization(WHO) identified 59 cases of COVID-19 in the United States . None are in South Carolina; but the case that has U.S. health officials wary is one from California. It was reported earlier this week and is the first to show up on...

University of Possibilities

February 21, 2020 - Posted in Education by Ricky Taylor

A program at the University of South Carolina is getting middle school students excited about college. Watch the full episode: Education Highlights in South Carolina

Excerpt #1 from USC's Economic Outlook Conference

December 23, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
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Our program today features an excerpt from the University of South Carolina Moore School's recent Economic Outlook Conference. Today's excerpt comes from Bob Caslen, president, University of South Carolina .

SC Lede: USC — General Disarray?

July 23, 2019 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
Gavin Jackson with Russ McKinney (l) and Andy Shain (r) in the South Carolina Public Radio studios on Monday, July 22, 2019.

On this episode of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by the Post and Courier's Andy Shain and South Carolina Public Radio's Russ McKinney to discuss the recently-elected new president of the University of South Carolina, Robert Caslen. Caslen's...

USC Economists Say SC Economy to Remain Strong in 2018

December 8, 2017 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson
USC Economic Outlook

University of South Carolina economists said the state’s economy will remain strong in 2018, despite a tight labor market and large layoffs in the Midlands area. Job creation, the single best indicator of economic performance, is expected to grow at 2.1 percent in 2018,...