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Scholar to Discuss Race, Disability, and the American Girl Brand at USC Upstate

March 22, 2018 at 10:00 am

Dr. Sami Schalk, assistant professor of gender and women’s studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will visit the USC Upstate campus on Thursday, April 5 where she will present “Race, Disability, and the American Girl Brand.” The presentation takes place […]

Keynote Speaker to Focus on Looking Inward When Facing Diversity

March 21, 2018 at 2:49 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate will welcome more than 180 student teachers to campus Thursday, March 22, 2018 to participate in the School of Education’s Diversity Conference. The conference, now in its 24th year, is an opportunity for students […]

Women’s Basketball Adds Herring to 2018 Signing Class

March 22, 2018 at 11:58 am

USC Upstate women’s basketball coach Tammy George has announced the signing of Barrett Herring to a National Letter of Intent for the 2018-19 season. “We are excited to welcome Barrett to our basketball family,” George said. “We think she will […]

USC Upstate Presents The Global South: A Summit on the Changing Face of the Upstate

March 19, 2018 at 3:43 pm

The Upstate region is becoming increasingly diverse and the University of South Carolina Upstate is committed to explore and celebrate the ways our local lives intersect with the wider world. USC Upstate will present “The New Global South: A Summit […]

Alumna Lisa Hemond Named Breakfast BPW Woman of Accomplishment

March 19, 2018 at 10:08 am

Lisa Hemond has been named Woman of Accomplishment by the Breakfast Business and Professional Women (BBPW) of Spartanburg, an award which recognizes successful women who have distinguished themselves in their careers and through community services, by serving as outstanding role […]

Alumnus Travis Jenkins Named Journalist of the Year, Weekly Division, by South Carolina Press Association

March 19, 2018 at 9:53 am

Congratulations to alumnus Travis Jenkins who was named Journalist of the Year, Weekly Division, by the South Carolina Press Association on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Jenkins is the general manager and editor of The News and Reporter in Chester.  He […]

Dorian Jones Named to ASUN Indoor Track All-Academic Team

March 14, 2018 at 2:40 pm

LakePoint, Ga. – USC Upstate junior Dorian Jones has been named to the 2018 ASUN Men’s Indoor Track & Field All-Academic Team, conference officials announced this afternoon. Jones is a History Education major from West Columbia, S.C. with a 3.55 […]

Career Closet Receives Donation from Enterprise Holdings Foundation

March 14, 2018 at 11:21 am

Alumnus Kris Walker ’07 was thinking about all things related to the University of South Carolina Upstate as he drove to campus March 7. It’s been 10 years since Walker last visited the Spartanburg campus, although he recently spent a […]

USC Upstate Discusses “Why Women’s History?” on Tuesday, March 27

March 12, 2018 at 3:12 pm

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of The Center for Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of South Carolina Upstate is taking a deeper look at “why we study women’s history, anyway?” A panel discussion “Why Women’s History?” will […]

USC Upstate Offers 12 Foreign Language Classes for Personal, Professional Enrichment

March 12, 2018 at 12:11 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s World Languages Institute will offer instruction in 12 foreign languages this spring in non-credit personal enrichment courses. Classes start the week of April 2, 2018 and run through the week of May 4, 2018. […]