Local Orchestra to Premiere USC Upstate Music Professor’s “French Press”

November 16, 2017 at 2:49 pm

The Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra on Friday, Nov. 17, will premier “French Press,” a work by Dr. Nolan Stolz, music professor at the University of South Carolina Upstate. The concert will be at the Chapman Cultural Center; doors open at 5:30 […]

Campus Joins in Holiday-Season Giving with Annual Angel Tree

November 14, 2017 at 10:54 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate community is once again working to ensure that local foster children will awaken Christmas morning to plenty of presents under their Christmas trees. USC Upstate began its Angel Tree program in 1995, when the […]

History Professor Steps in front of Cameras for British Documentary

November 7, 2017 at 5:36 pm

Dr. Carmen Harris says she was so surprised to receive an email asking for her help on a British documentary that before she responded, she checked to make sure it was on the level. After confirming it was legit, the […]

USC Upstate Welcomes Two-Year Visitor from China

November 7, 2017 at 10:06 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate is working to help both students and the community gain valuable insights into one of the United States’ most powerful trade partners and economic allies: China. Through a partnership with the Confucius Institute of […]

USC Upstate Faculty Member Stands Conference Presentations on Their Ear

October 31, 2017 at 4:43 pm

Educators know the phrase “technology in the classroom,” but at a recent technology conference, a presenter from the University of South Carolina Upstate turned the typical tech talk – sideways. Michael Lampe, an instructional design specialist in the Department of […]

Group Helps Local Entrepreneurs Connect with Business Leaders

October 30, 2017 at 3:43 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate sponsors a group that began monthly meetings in September, with the goal of giving entrepreneurs with bright ideas access to business leaders who can help them turn those ideas into reality. Over coffee. Lots […]

Faculty Members Collaborate to Help Student Nurses Understand Language Barriers

October 25, 2017 at 10:11 am

It was a health care nightmare: A host of English-speaking patients were trying to explain their various symptoms to Spanish-speaking caregivers, which could create life-threatening situations in a real world setting. In this case, however, it was a simulation carried […]

Alum Returns to Share Real-World Knowledge with USC Upstate Students

October 23, 2017 at 7:36 am

What: Meet Andrew Barton When: 6-7 p.m. Nov. 1 Where: J.M. Smith Boardroom, Health Education Complex Cost: Free Andrew Barton says that when he graduated from the University of South Carolina Upstate in 2004, his portfolio was almost as thin […]

USC Upstate Library Finds New Homes for Leisure Reading Books

October 19, 2017 at 12:53 pm

Destroy books? The University of South Carolina Upstate Library staff wasn’t going to have any part of it. Instead, the library has turned a caveat of state law into an opportunity to help inmates. The library recently donated almost 325 […]

USC Upstate Gospel Choir Adds to University’s Soulful Disposition

October 10, 2017 at 3:07 pm

If you want to equate the University of South Carolina Upstate to the human body, you might say the academics is the brain while athletics could be the heart. But USC Upstate’s soul? That’s easy: The Gordon-Collums Gospel Choir. The […]