Freshman Goalie Samantha Munyon Named ASun Defensive Player of the Week

September 18, 2017 at 3:10 pm

LakePoint, Ga. – USC Upstate freshman goalkeeper Samantha Munyon has been named the ASUN Defensive Player of the Week, conference officials announced today. It is Munyon’s first career weekly honor. The Columbus, Ga. native made her Upstate debut last week […]

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 […]

‘Reformation 500’ Examines Martin Luther’s Impact on the Church, the World

September 6, 2017 at 2:07 pm

500 years ago, Martin Luther – without meaning to – changed the world forever. “Oct. 31 is the 500th anniversary of his posting of the 95 Theses which people mark as the beginning of the Protestant Reformation,” said Carol Loar, […]

English Instructor Brock Adams Publishes First Novel, ‘Ember’

August 29, 2017 at 11:04 am

Brock Adams’ first novel begins “with one little bit of magic,” and goes from there. Adams, a senior instructor of English and creative writing at the University of South Carolina Upstate, where he is also director of the Writing Center, […]

Dr. Stefanie Keen Named Chair of Psychology Department

August 24, 2017 at 5:16 pm

The College of Arts and Sciences at USC Upstate has named Dr. Stefanie Keen as the chair of the Psychology Department. Dr. Keen replaces Dr. Kim Purdy, who was recently promoted to dean of the University College. Dr. Keen earned […]

Psychology Professor Tapped to Lead USC Upstate University College

August 18, 2017 at 7:21 pm

The next chapter in student services is unfolding at the University of South Carolina Upstate, and a distinguished educator at the University has been asked to lead the way. Dr. Kim Purdy has been appointed as the dean of the […]

USC Upstate’s GreenHouse Hosts Seminar Aimed at Helping Veterans Become Entrepreneurs

August 21, 2017 at 12:03 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s GreenHouse business incubator and Upstate Warrior Solutions – Spartanburg are teaming up to help veterans become entrepreneurs. The GreenHouse, located on the third floor of the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and […]

New Bachelor’s Degree Focused on Mechatronics Careers

August 17, 2017 at 11:40 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate has created a new baccalaureate program to enable area residents with associates of applied science degrees in mechatronics to expand their career options. The Bachelor of Applied Science in advanced manufacturing management will be […]

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 […]