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USC Upstate Will Launch Upstate Writing Month In June

April 8, 2019 at 5:08 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce its Division of Languages, Literature, and Composition, in partnership with Spartanburg County Public Libraries, will host the inaugural Upstate Writing Month (UpWriMo) in June. Created by USC Upstate instructors Brock […]

USC Upstate History Professors Complete ‘Recovering the Piedmont Past, Volume 2’

March 8, 2019 at 11:19 am

Two University of South Carolina Upstate professors have completed the second volume of an anthology exploring the untold history of the state’s Upcountry region. Drs. Paul Grady and Andrew Myers have edited “Recovering the Piedmont Past, Volume 2: Bridging the […]

USC Upstate Hires John Fray as Associate Athletic Director of Development

March 7, 2019 at 3:51 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce it has hired John Fray as its associate athletic director of development. In this role, Fray will be responsible for the oversight of fundraising for USC Upstate Athletics. “Having a […]

USC Upstate Will Launch ‘Call Me MISTER’ Collaborative With Spartanburg School District 7 and SCC

February 5, 2019 at 3:34 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate, in collaboration with Spartanburg Community College (SCC) and Spartanburg School District 7, is pleased to announce it will launch its installment of the Call Me MISTER program in the fall of 2019. Call Me […]

Academic Outreach Camp Accepting Applications for Two-Week Summer Program

January 29, 2019 at 9:37 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate will give thirty local rising high school seniors an opportunity to apply science and math to real-world manufacturing and health care situations. USC Upstate, in partnership with Spartanburg-based BMW Manufacturing Co., Spartanburg Regional Healthcare […]

USC Upstate Will Host Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Feb. 5-9

January 25, 2019 at 9:50 am

A prestigious theatre festival expected to bring hundreds of visitors and tens of thousands of tourism dollars to Spartanburg County is headed for the University of South Carolina Upstate. USC Upstate is pleased to announce it will host the 2019 […]

Retired Four-Star Admiral James Stavridis Will Visit USC Upstate for Dr. John B. Edmunds, Jr. Distinguished Lecture Series

January 17, 2019 at 9:00 am

Retired four-star U.S. Navy Admiral and author Jim Stavridis will be the featured speaker at the University of South Carolina Upstate’s sixth annual Dr. John B. Edmunds, Jr. Distinguished Lecture Series. The event will be held at 7 p.m. on […]

USC Upstate Earns CAEP Reaccreditation

January 16, 2019 at 11:31 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s School of Education, Human Performance, and Health (SoEHPH) has earned reaccreditation with the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). USC Upstate is one of 196 institutions in the U.S. and Puerto Rico […]

USC Upstate’s Suddeth Earns Certified Sports Field Manager Distinction

January 11, 2019 at 3:52 pm

The University of South Carolina’s long-serving director of building and landscape services has added another feather to his cap. USC Upstate is pleased to announce Bruce Suddeth recently earned the distinction of being a Certified Sports Field Manager. “I am […]

USC Upstate’s Anonymous Creek Finally Gets ‘Name Recognition’

January 10, 2019 at 10:13 am

A scenic creek that meanders through the center of the University of South Carolina Upstate’s campus is no longer anonymous. USC Upstate is pleased to announce the U.S. Board on Geographic Names has approved the university’s proposal to apply the […]