School of Humanities and Social Sciences

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School of Humanities and Social Sciences News

Undergraduate Presents Original Work at Conference with PhD Students
Posted on 22 January 2020 | 9:35 am
By Alexandra Oberempt Having the honor of being a panelist at the South Central Modern Language Association Conference in Little Rock, Arkansas, was an absolutely incredible experience! As one of the largest language and literary study conferences in the country, I was a bit nervous, particularly since it was my first time attending a literature […]
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Student Travels to Bodrum, Turkey and Participates in Debate & Discussion
Posted on 30 October 2019 | 9:54 am
By Stuart Henry After three flights and over 24 hours of travel, I ended my journey from Charleston, SC in Bodrum, Turkey for the annual salon of the Property and Freedom Society. The PFS is an organization in the tradition of the Austrian school of economics devoted to the advancement of individual liberty through protection […]
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Haddad Internship Award
Posted on 17 April 2019 | 9:31 am
By Krista Day I chose to do an internship with the South Carolina Department of Social Services (DSS) because I have always felt that it is our responsibility as human beings to help one another. In particular, it is our responsibility to help the youth, who will become society’s next leaders. My internship at DSS […]
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