USC Upstate Signs Agreement with Anglia Ruskin University That Expands International Engagement

November 14, 2017 at 11:33 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate has long been committed to providing opportunities for students to gain and enhance international skills needed to enter and advance in an increasingly international and diverse local economy through study and service learning abroad. […]

Lister’s Name to Grace University’s Gateway Interchange

November 10, 2017 at 11:57 am

A ceremony to announce the naming of the Interstate-585/East Campus Boulevard interchange in honor of prominent local attorney Toney J. Lister was held on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, in the lobby of the John C. Stockwell Administration Building on the […]

USC Upstate Back To Normal Operations After Temporary Lockdown

November 7, 2017 at 5:58 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is back to normal operations after its Department of Public Safety placed the 330-acre campus on temporary lockdown due to a reported shooting at Campus Edge Apartments, a privately owned complex that is adjacent […]

University Announces New Chief Diversity Officer

November 7, 2017 at 12:24 pm

Alphonso “Al” Atkins Jr. became chief diversity officer and special assistant to the chancellor for equity and inclusion on Nov. 1. He replaces Dr. Warren Carson, who is retiring after 30 years at the University of South Carolina Upstate. Atkins […]

Veterans Day Observance to Feature Keynote by History Professor & Retired Colonel

November 7, 2017 at 10:45 am

The Student Veteran Organization at the University of South Carolina Upstate is spearheading a campus event to honor vets at Veterans Day, and the group’s leadership hopes to have a large contingent of veterans in attendance, if not to recognize […]

Mother Emanuel Pastor Shares Insights to Better Race Relations

September 13, 2017 at 5:29 pm

It has been two years since nine people were killed at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in downtown Charleston by self-described white supremacist Dylann Roof who hoped to launch an all-out race war. While Roof did not achieve his […]

U.S. News and World Report Recognized USC Upstate for Academic Excellence, Veterans Affairs and Diversity

September 13, 2017 at 4:29 pm

U.S. News and World Report released its undergraduate rankings publication this week and the University of South Carolina Upstate continues to be recognized for its academic excellence, pledge to veterans and commitment to diversity. The newest rankings in U.S. News […]

Clif Flynn Named to Provost Position at USC Upstate

September 13, 2017 at 4:16 pm

He has served the University of South Carolina Upstate faithfully for nearly 30 years in roles ranging from faculty member to department chair to administrator. Dr. Clif Flynn, who was named the interim senior vice chancellor for academic affairs in […]

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 […]