More Than 60 USC Upstate Students Plan to Study Abroad This Summer

May 17, 2017 at 12:52 pm

Oh, the lazy, hazy days of summer when students return home from the rigors of school life to reunite with family and friends, maybe take on a summer job – or maybe travel abroad. Some 62 globe-trotting University of South […]

Alumna Wins Writing Award for Short Story, ‘Supper’

May 15, 2017 at 10:46 am

Erika McBeth Pertell continues her award-winning ways with her short story “Supper.” Pertell, a 2007 graduate of the University of South Carolina Upstate, was recently awarded the annual Hub City/Emrys Creative Writing Prize for Fiction for “Supper,” which focuses on […]

University Staff Solve the Mystery of the Missing Purse

May 9, 2017 at 11:46 am

Workers performing renovations on the third floor of the Media Center recently discovered a purse, missing for more than three decades, hidden in the ceiling. According to University of South Carolina Upstate Assistant Chief of Police David Myers, the lady’s […]

BMW Internships put USC Upstate Students on the Fast Track to Success

May 5, 2017 at 4:52 pm

When University of South Carolina Upstate student Jane Harris became interested in internships, she attended an information session that BMW provides to several colleges and universities. Now the shoe is on the other foot as Harris, who is serving an […]

Group from USC Upstate will Learn First-Hand about Refugees’ Plight

May 9, 2017 at 9:18 am

University of South Carolina Upstate students in two disciplines will soon have the chance to learn first-hand how German officials are handling the influx of refugees into their country. Plans are in the works to expand a partnership between the […]

Business Education Goes Beyond Econ to Include Protocol

May 8, 2017 at 7:30 am

To help business-school graduates be more competitive, the University of South Carolina Upstate has a staff member who has been recently certified to provide instruction in business etiquette and international protocol to students at the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College […]

Program Encourages Students to Develop Leadership Skills

April 10, 2017 at 9:24 am

It’s one thing to learn about the world but it’s something altogether different to learn about oneself – just ask Kashari Cromer. A senior majoring in business management at the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics, Cromer […]

Music Major Earns Honor, Cash Award

March 23, 2017 at 10:28 am

Don’t tell University of South Carolina Upstate sophomore Mary Norris that music doesn’t pay – she’s got a thousand dollars to prove you wrong. Norris, a commercial-music major, has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Robert Fountain Memorial […]

USC Upstate Conference Takes Aim at Child Abuse

March 22, 2017 at 9:59 am

A child-abuse pediatrician and a psychiatrist with more than a decade of experience with trauma victims who suffer from addiction are on the slate of speakers presenting at “A Brighter Future: Ending Child Abuse through Advocacy and Education” conference on […]

USC Upstate Grad Excited to Work with Chamber

March 24, 2017 at 8:01 am

The Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce’s new director of marketing said her experiences at the University of South Carolina Upstate created an excellent foundation for success. Brooke Robertson is a 2013 graduate of the University of South Carolina Upstate, where she […]

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