A Collaborative Effort With Regional Educators Results in New Online Master’s Degree at USC Upstate

August 15, 2018 at 11:21 am

Spartanburg, S.C. – The University of South Carolina Upstate is offering a new online master’s degree to help teachers advance in their careers and meet the changing needs of increasingly diverse classrooms, which will facilitate professional and economic advancement in […]

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 […]

Bodies of Knowledge Symposium Aims to Create a Better World for LGBTQ People

April 2, 2018 at 11:17 am

The 10th anniversary of the Bodies of Knowledge Symposium at the University of South Carolina Upstate will take place April 9-11, 2018. This year’s theme is Creating a Better World for LGBTQ People. The three-day symposium received generous funding from the […]

Pamela Steinke Named Vice Provost at USC Upstate

February 14, 2018 at 5:16 pm

Effective April 16, Dr. Pamela Steinke will begin serving as vice provost and associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at the University of South Carolina Upstate where she will oversee the hiring, development, support, and evaluation of faculty, oversee graduate […]

Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education Recognizes John Perry for Long, Distinguished Career

February 14, 2018 at 10:01 am

The Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education awarded its Distinguished Service Award to John Perry, executive director of university boards and public affairs at the University of South Carolina Upstate on Feb. 8 in recognition of his long and distinguished […]

World Languages Institute to Offer Instruction in Chinese

February 5, 2018 at 12:39 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s World Languages Institute will offer instruction in Chinese this spring in two non-credit courses. Classes begin the week of Feb. 12 and run through the week of March 15, meeting twice per week on […]

USC Upstate, Charles Lea Center Partner Using Literature to Combat Caregiver Fatigue

February 2, 2018 at 10:13 am

Being a caregiver to a person with a disability is often complex, challenging, and in increasing demand with nearly 60 million individuals in the U.S. who are affected by a disability. This number is projected to increase due to aging […]