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For 40 years, My Carolina's Black Alumni Council has worked to encourage black alumni of the university to be involved in all things Carolina. Connecting with fellow Gamecocks, joining My Carolina and advocating for the university together enrich the experience of all Gamecocks.
Simone Keller can help you get involved! Feel free to contact Simone directly at (803) 777-3989.
Since 1983, the Black Alumni Council has actively worked to attract bright students to the university by providing scholarships to graduating high school seniors who have excelled academically. Richard Theodore Greener, the man for whom the scholarship is named, became the first African-American to graduate from Harvard University in 1870 and was the first African-American faculty member at Carolina in 1873.
Join us for Building the Future, an annual networking event co-hosted by the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs and the University of South Carolina Black Alumni Council. The event will be held Monday, February 24th from 5:30-7 p.m. This will be an opportunity for black alumni and students to network, connect and learn more about the support network built into the Gamecock family.