With more than 325,000 living alumni, the University of South Carolina has stories to tell, and Carolinian is here to tell them. From celebrated artists, scientists and business leaders to everyday alumni who embody the spirit of Carolina, this is our story — and this is your magazine.
Carolinian is published three times a year and distributed to members of the USC Alumni Association. Select features from the print edition can be found here, alongside web-exclusive stories, videos and interviews that celebrate our successes, revisit our history and remind us what it means to be a Carolinian. Forever to thee!
Stamps of Approval
Michael Amiridis is a proven leader with the resume to match. But if you want to know what makes the university’s 30th president so succesful, ask the people who have worked alongside him.Read their Endorsements
Why Not? What If?
Young adult novelist and school librarian Shanna Miles, ’04, wanted to see more people of color in the books she was recommending to her students. So she created them — from the wellspring of her own imagination.Meet Shanna Miles
Things move quickly at the University of South Carolina, and it can be hard to keep up. Inside Carolina, the university’s monthly email for alumni, delivers timely profiles, video stories and the latest news about your alma mater directly to your inbox 12 times a year.
This Month: This month, we come to you from downtown Greenville, South Carolina. We talk with alumnus Beau Welling about his wide-ranging career in golf-course design and take a visit to the School of Medicine Greenville to learn how it’s changing the way doctors are trained. Also, we look at an important civil rights initiative at the Columbia campus.Sign Up Today
In his nearly 40-year career as a photojournalist Win McNamee, ’85, has documented world history and national calamity — and periodically found himself in the thick of the action.MEET WIN McNAMEE