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New Bachelor’s Degree Focused on Mechatronics Careers

August 17, 2017 at 11:40 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate has created a new baccalaureate program to enable area residents with associates of applied science degrees in mechatronics to expand their career options. The Bachelor of Applied Science in advanced manufacturing management will be […]

Business-School Dean Explores Campus, Sets Priorities

August 17, 2017 at 3:03 pm

Dr. Mohamed “Mo” Djerdjouri is quickly learning his way around two campuses as he picks up the reins of the University of South Carolina Upstate’s George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics. As the newly appointed dean of […]

Cathy Hoefer McCabe Named President of the USC Upstate Foundation Board

August 10, 2017 at 4:35 pm

Respected community leader and accomplished professional Cathy Hoefer McCabe was recently named president of the University of South Carolina Upstate Foundation, which supports the University in all of its educational, research, instructional, scientific, literary, service, charitable and outreach endeavors. “I’m […]

USC Upstate Plans Solar Eclipse Party

August 18, 2017 at 4:23 pm

  Students, faculty and staff are invited to witness the Solar Eclipse and can later tell everyone #IGotMooned at USC Upstate. The Party of the Century is happening at USC Upstate from 1:30 – 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 […]

Avoid the Lines, Get Your Parking Permit Now

August 4, 2017 at 9:52 am

The 2017-2018 academic year parking decals are now available. You may register your vehicle online using the below instructions or you may stop by the USC Upstate Department of Public Safety and bring your Driver’s License, up-to-date vehicle registration and […]

Nadine Stonjek Joins Spartans as Volunteer Assistant Coach

August 8, 2017 at 7:17 pm

USC Upstate women’s soccer head coach Tyson John announced today that Nadine Stonjek has joined the program as a volunteer assistant coach. Stonjek will primarily work with the Upstate goalkeepers. Stonjek joins the Upstate family after a four-year career at […]

Volunteers Needed for Opening Day, Big Green Welcome

August 7, 2017 at 4:44 pm

Opening Day is Sunday, August 20 and volunteers are needed to help make student move-in flow smoothly. From helping carry items to students’ rooms to directing family members and friends to different areas of campus, it’s a great opportunity to […]

Cindy Jennings Discusses Student Accessibility at International Conference

August 2, 2017 at 10:09 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Cindy Jennings has been tapped to make a presentation at the Online Learning Consortium’s OLC Accelerate Conference in November. Jennings, director of learning technologies in the University’s Department of Information Technology and Data Services, […]

USC Upstate Receives AVCA Team Academic Award

July 27, 2017 at 3:10 pm

The USC Upstate volleyball team has received its sixth American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for its performance in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year, the AVCA recently announced. Upstate was part of a record-breaking year for […]

Tax Free Weekend Begins August 4, 2017 in South Carolina

July 31, 2017 at 10:06 am

South Carolina’s tax-free weekend begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017. During the weekend, many items are exempt, from the state’s sales tax and any local taxes. What’s exempt and […]