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Alumnus William Hubbard, '77, to Head National Bar
William C. Hubbard, a 1977 alumnus of the School of Law, was sworn in as president of the American Bar Association at the organization’s annual meeting in Boston. He spent the past year as the ABA’s president-elect and was chair of the ABA’s House of Delegates from 2008-2010.

Alumni Center's Final Steel Beam Placed at 'Topping Off'
On Thursday, July 31, the final 18-foot beam—bearing the signatures of hundreds of alumni—was placed at the peak of My Carolina Alumni Center being constructed in the Vista. The raising of the 500-pound beam was part of a Topping Off ceremony to signify the completion of the structural or “steel” phase of the center, which is set to open in summer 2015.

'64 Grad Named Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army
Since 2008, Columbia restaurateur Bill Dukes, '64, as founder and chairman of the Honor Flight of South Carolina, has helped fly more than 2,500 World War II veterans to the Washington, DC, for free to see their memorial. Now Dukes will be frequently going to DC in a more formal capacity – as South Carolina’s civilian aide to the Secretary of the Army.

Your New Alumni Center... Coming in Summer 2015!
Our university's first-ever Alumni Center, which will be privately funded, will feature meeting space as well as social space for weddings, parties and milestone occasions. Exciting new programming will be made available in the Alumni Center, to be located downtown in the Vista district.


Baltic Treasures
Date: August 21, 2014 to September 1, 2014
Oceania Cruises:  Copenhagen to Stockholm (10 nights)
The treasures of the Baltic are revealed on this magical voyage aboard the elegant Oceania Cruises Nautica. Discover onion-domed cathedrals, Baroque palaces, medieval towns and stunning harbors as you cruise the Baltic Sea to captivating ports in Germany, Lithuania, Latvia, Finland, Russia, Estonia and Sweden.

Waterways of Russia
Date: August 28, 2014 to September 7, 2014
St. Petersburg to Moscow cruising aboard the deluxe M.S. Volga Dream

Black Alumni Social at Mint Julep
Date: September 4, 2014 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Homecoming Weekend 2014
Date: October 16, 2014 to October 18, 2014

Class of 1964, Make your plans and register today!
Date: October 17, 2014 to October 18, 2014
Join your fellow Class of 1964 classmates for your Golden Reunion. Come back to campus for Homecoming 2014.

Cruising the Exotic Canary Islands and Morocco
Date: November 7, 2014 to November 15, 2014
Casablanca/Marrakech/Tenerife/La Palma/Lanzarote/Gran Canaria aboard the exclusively chartered small ship M.S. SERENISSIMA

Gamecocks vs. Gators Football Road Trip, Piedmont Triad
Date: November 14, 2014 to November 16, 2014

Mayan Mystique
Date: January 6, 2015 to January 16, 2015
 Miami to Miami aboard Ocenania's luxurious Regatta

Sailing the Winward Islands
Date: January 31, 2015 to February 7, 2015
Experience "life under sail" aboard the exclusively chartered 64-passenger M.Y. Le Ponant!

Zambezi Rover
Date: February 5, 2015 to February 16, 2015
Unique new offering featuring the exclusively chartered 28-passenger Five-Star Zambezi Queen river ship!

Date: February 10, 2015 to February 28, 2015
Sydney to Auckland

Date: April 23, 2015 to May 9, 2015
Miami to San Francisco

Flavors of Northern Italy
Date: May 2, 2015 to May 10, 2015
Paris monuments, Impressionist Masters, fabled fortresses, Normandy landscapes, and battlefields both recent and ancient: take it all in, traveling in style by river ship

River Routes and Channel Crossings
Date: May 18, 2015 to June 3, 2015
Montreal to London (16 nights) Aboard the luxurious state-of-the-art Marina!

Paris to Normandy
Date: June 15, 2015 to June 23, 2015
Seven nights aboard the Avalon Creativity!

Vikings, Castles & Kings
Date: June 16, 2015 to July 7, 2015
Cruise aboard Oceania's Nautica to historic and scenic ports of call!
London to London 20 Nights

Great Northern Lights
Date: July 18, 2015 to August 8, 2015
Denmark, Norway, Russia, and Sweden aboard Oceania's Nautica!
Copenhagen to Oslo (20 nights)

Passage of Lewis and Clark
Date: July 18, 2015 to July 26, 2015
Sail seven nights aboard the charming American Empress along the Columbia and Snake Rivers!

Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage
Date: July 18, 2015 to July 25, 2015
Cruise for seven nights from Juneau, Alaska, through pristine waters of the magnificent Inside Passage to Vancouver, British Columbia, aboard the exclusively chartered Five-Star small ship M.S. L’AUSTRAL, with spacious, 100% ocean-view Stateroom and Suite accommodations.

Russia's White Sea & Norway's North Cape
Date: July 24, 2015 to August 3, 2015
Casablanca/Marrakech/Tenerife/La Palma/Lanzarote/Gran Canaria Aboard the exclusively chartered small ship M.S. SERENISSIMA

Amazon Discovery Expedition
Date: October 5, 2015 to October 15, 2015
Cruise the Amazon in luxury aboard the Delphin II.  Includes Machu Picchu!

Country Music
Date: October 17, 2015 to October 25, 2015
You'll be enchanted by this river cruise along the Cumberland and Tennessee Rivers aboard the American Queen.
Nashville to Chattanooga (8 nights)

European Hideaways
Date: October 22, 2015 to October 30, 2015
Oceania's Riviera takes you from Barcelona to Rome on this luxurious cruise!

Isles and Empires of the Adriatic
Date: October 29, 2015 to November 7, 2015
Sail in luxury on Oceania's Riviera from Rome (Civitavecchia) to Venice with ports of call in Italy, Greece, Montenegro, Croatia and Slovenia!

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