Academic Excellence


The University of South Carolina Aiken is ranked first among the top public regional colleges in the South in the year 2011 edition of U.S.News & World Report's guide, "America's Best Colleges." This is the 13th consecutive year USC Aiken has been ranked in the top three public regional colleges in the South category by U.S.News & World Report. USC Aiken has been ranked first seven times: 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, and 2011.

 

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Spring 2013 Semester

 

Ashleigh Kimberlin, Junior, Chemistry Major

Mentors:  Dr. Monty Fetterolf, Professor, and Dr. Gerard Rowe, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Physics

The Temperature Dependence of the Solvatochromism of Methylene Violet in Alcoholic Solvents

 

Wynter Koger, Junior, Biology Major; Jessica Lee, Senior, Biology Major; Breanna Marshall, Junior, Biology Major; and Rachel Robers, Junior, Biology Major

Mentor:  Dr. Michelle Vieyra, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology and Geology

The Effects of Diet and Maternal Obesity on Four Dimensions of Health in Rats

 

Patrick Stiebinger, Sophomore, Business Administration Major

Mentor:  Dr. Senela Porca, Professor, School of Business Administration

Re-evaluation of the European Monetary Union Maastrict Convergence

 

Sarah Weaver, Senior, Chemistry Major

Mentor:  Dr. Gerad Rowe, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Physics

Synthesis of a Hydrotris(triazolyl)borate Ligand for Use in Models of Type 2-Cu-Nitrite Reductase