USC Upstate News

USC Upstate Stays No. 1 in U.S. News and World Report Rankings

September 14, 2020 at 12:32 pm
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For a second consecutive year, the University of South Carolina Upstate is No. 1 among Southern Regional Public Colleges in U.S. News and World Report’s Best Colleges rankings. Additionally, in the list of Best Regional Colleges, USC Upstate is 12th […]

USC Upstate’s Johnson College of Business and Economics Launches The Center for Entrepreneurship And Innovation

September 11, 2020 at 3:18 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce a new entrepreneurial platform that seeks to leverage the university’s resources, expertise and talent to spur innovation and economic growth across the Upstate region. The Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation […]

USC Upstate Pool Will Be Renamed After $250,000 Gift From Spartanburg’s Poole Family

August 13, 2020 at 8:48 am
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The University of South Carolina Upstate’s pool facility will soon be named for the sons of two community leaders. John and Lynne Poole, of Spartanburg, have gifted $250,000 to the USC Upstate Foundation for the naming of the Lee and […]

USC Upstate Announces $186,000 NEH Grant To Help Teachers Tell Their Community’s History

August 11, 2020 at 4:19 pm
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The University of South Carolina Upstate will help middle and high school educators explore and teach the history of their communities with a $186,866 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The one-year grant will fund “Fabric of the […]

David Church Named Chairman of Spartanburg County Commission For Higher Education

August 7, 2020 at 3:49 pm
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The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce David Church, vice president of oncology and support services for Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System (SRHS), has been named chairman of the Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education (SCCHE). Church, a […]

USC Upstate Remembers ‘Transformative’ Spartan Dodie Anderson

August 1, 2020 at 12:56 pm

Though she stood just above five feet tall, Dolores “Dodie” F. Anderson will be remembered as a giant among those who have helped shape the University of South Carolina Upstate since its founding in 1967. A devoted supporter of USC […]

USC Upstate Foundation, Mary Black School of Nursing Announce $15K Gift to Support Remote Proctoring

July 20, 2020 at 12:06 pm

The USC Upstate Foundation and the Mary Black School of Nursing are proud to announce a $15,000 gift from a private family foundation based in the Upstate. The grant will fund web cameras, software, and related fees so nursing students […]

George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics Earns Reaccreditation From AACSB International

July 17, 2020 at 4:49 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce its George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics (JCBE) has earned reaccreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, one of the world’s most […]

USC Upstate Announces $1.2 Million NSF Grant to Expand Opportunities for STEM Teachers

June 19, 2020 at 1:20 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate, in partnership with Spartanburg Community College (SCC) and Spartanburg County schools, will seek to address a need for highly qualified mathematics and science teachers through a new $1.2 million National Science Foundation (NSF) Robert […]

USC Upstate Professor Selected for Prestigious Emerging Leaders Program

June 11, 2020 at 4:03 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce Dr. Araceli Hernández-Laroche has been selected for the 2020 cohort of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) Emerging Leaders Program (ELP). The program, which is limited to […]