The Medical University Women's Club (MUWC) is accepting new members. Following are questions and answers regarding the club.
What does the women’s club do?
The club supports MUSC through volunteerism and by awarding
scholarships to selected students in the six colleges. Opportunities
for fellowship through programs and special interest groups also are
Who can join?
The MUWC is open to female faculty, professional staff and
administrative officers as well as spouses of faculty, professional
staff and administrative officers of MUSC.
Why should I join?
Members can make a bigger difference in the lives of students, patients and staff of MUSC.
The MUWC can be a starting place to volunteer. Some of its members
volunteer within the medical center, Children’s Hospital and Hollings
Cancer Center. A variety of events are held to support the patients at
MUSC. The group also gets together for leisure and social
activities. There are a variety of programs, lectures,
trips and special events.
For information and to join, visit http:// www.musc.edu/womensclub.
The Medical University Women’s Club is accepting applications for the 2009 MUWC Scholarship Awards.
Applications are available at http://www.musc.edu/womensclub
or at the Office of Volunteer Services (first floor of the Children’s
Hospital, next to the Hospital Gift Shop). The deadline for submission
of applications is 4 p.m., Friday, Aug. 21 at the Volunteer Services
The scholarship committee will review the applications and select the
recipients based on financial need, academic achievement, community and
university service, as well as on their personal statement and a letter
of recommendation from an MUSC faculty member.
MUWC will present these awards at its annual membership coffee meeting Sept. 9.
Friday, July 24, 2009