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Nearly 1,000 Students to Move In to USC Upstate Residence Halls During Move UP Day on Aug. 19

August 13, 2018 at 11:01 am

Spartanburg, S.C. – They arrive with cars, minivans, SUVs and even U-hauls fully packed with all the necessities required to transform their rooms in the residence halls into comfortable living spaces. The residence halls at the University of South Carolina […]

Field Guide to the Southern Piedmont and Southern Piedmont Wildlife Coloring Book Raise Science Awareness and Interest in Region’s Natural Habitats

August 9, 2018 at 4:36 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – The Piedmont region of South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia is comprised of ecologically diverse ecosystems, providing abundant habitat for numerous plant and animals species.  Two cross-disciplinary projects at the University of South Carolina Upstate are helping […]

Artist draws from her love of realism and portraiture to create three–dimensional paintings and evocative messages of environmental responsibility

August 9, 2018 at 11:57 am

Spartanburg, S.C. – The Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery at the University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to present Re-Imagined, an exhibition of constructed paintings by Kirkland Thomas Smith. Re-Imagined will be on exhibit August 17 to September 21 […]

USC Upstate, SunTrust Partner for Financial Literacy Program

August 6, 2018 at 3:27 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – Financial literacy and making solid financial decisions in today’s economy is a must. With that in mind, SunTrust Bank will partner with the University of South Carolina Upstate’s George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics […]

USC Upstate Volleyball Picked Seventh in Big South Preseason Poll

August 1, 2018 at 2:21 pm

-+*The USC Upstate volleyball team has been tabbed to finish in seventh place according to the league’s head coaches as the annual Big South Preseason Volleyball Poll was released by the conference office today. USC Upstate garnered a total of […]

James Holland ’85 Named Senior Associate Commissioner for Big South Conference

August 1, 2018 at 10:20 am

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (www.BigSouthSports.com) – The Big South Conference has named 30-year coaching veteran James Holland as Senior Associate Commissioner, it was announced today by Commissioner Kyle B. Kallander.  Holland will begin his duties in mid-August. Holland will primarily focus on […]

USC Upstate’s Nursing Grads Exceed National NCLEX Pass Rates

July 27, 2018 at 10:04 am

Graduates from the University of South Carolina Upstate’s Mary Black School of Nursing have a year-to-date 92.27 percent first-time pass rate on the NCLEX, the national professional licensure exam for nurses. The national pass rate for the exam is 89.54 […]

Matt Carter Named Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar

July 26, 2018 at 4:56 pm

USC Upstate men’s golf student-athlete Matt Carter was recognized for his performance on the course and in the classroom Wednesday as the rising-senior earned Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar honors from the Golf Coaches Association of America. To be eligible for […]

Jure Span Named to NABC Honors Court

July 18, 2018 at 2:05 pm

USC Upstate rising-senior men’s basketball student-athlete Jure Span has been named to the 2017-18 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court, the association announced this afternoon. The NABC Honors Court recognizes men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during […]

USC Upstate Designated A National College of Distinction

July 10, 2018 at 2:57 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate has been included in the 2018-19 edition of “Colleges of Distinction,” a national guide for colleges recognized for their excellence in undergraduate-focused higher education. USC Upstate is one of five South Carolina public universities […]