Student Network Member Spotlight: Robert O'Donald

Meet Robert O’Donald, the 2020 Garnet Circle Vice President of Events. Robert is a senior business management major from Charleston, South Carolina.


 “I’ve been a Gamecock fan my whole life and I wanted to earn a degree in Business Administration to help me obtain my dream of being a Fire Chief in Charleston, South Carolina.”


Robert is not only involved on campus, but in the community of Columbia as well. Robert is a member of the Lexington County Volunteer Fire Department. While volunteering there, Robert hopes to serve the community and improve the safety of residents.” 


“UofSC is special to me because I am leading the way for future generations of my family to attend one of the best schools in the nation.”


Robert was motivated to join Garnet Circle because of his love of the history surrounding South Carolina. He knew being a member would help him leave his mark on the university and connect with his fellow classmates. Being VP of Events, Robert loves attending and supporting the university during campus events. His favorite part about being active in the Student Network is showing his South Carolina pride by wearing the “BEAT” t-shirts in support of the home team.