Big South Conference Extends Invitation to USC Upstate

November 15, 2017 at 2:40 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate was extended an invitation to join the Big South Conference on Tuesday and its membership is pending the approval of the USC Board of Trustees, which meets on December 19. “I could not be […]

University Troupe Examines Shakespeare’s Views on Love

November 15, 2017 at 1:29 pm

What’s love got to do with it? Plenty, when you’re referring to the works of the Bard of Avon. The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Shoestring Players will examine many of William Shakespeare’s takes on love in “Midnight Pillow: Shakespeare […]

Local American Legion Auxiliary’s History has Home at USC Upstate

November 14, 2017 at 1:52 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate might be only 50 years old, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have an eye on preserving history for all to learn from and enjoy. The USC Upstate Library Archives and Special Collections has […]

USC Upstate Signs Agreement with Anglia Ruskin University That Expands International Engagement

November 14, 2017 at 11:33 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate has long been committed to providing opportunities for students to gain and enhance international skills needed to enter and advance in an increasingly international and diverse local economy through study and service learning abroad. […]

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 […]

University Announces New Chief Diversity Officer

November 7, 2017 at 12:24 pm

Alphonso “Al” Atkins Jr. became chief diversity officer and special assistant to the chancellor for equity and inclusion on Nov. 1. He replaces Dr. Warren Carson, who is retiring after 30 years at the University of South Carolina Upstate. Atkins […]

Upstate Basketball to Host Midnight Madness on Nov. 2

October 29, 2017 at 7:43 pm

With the start of the regular season just around the corner, the USC Upstate men’s and women’s basketball teams will celebrate by hosting Midnight Madness on Thursday, Nov. 2 at 9 p.m. from the G.B. Hodge Center. Doors will open […]

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 […]

Carter Records Top-10 Finish at Camden Collegiate Invitational

October 23, 2017 at 9:45 am

Camden, S.C. – Matt Carter posted the second top-10 performance of his career on Sunday as the USC Upstate men’s golf team completed play at the Camden Collegiate Invitational from the par 70, 6,455-yard Camden Country Club. Upstate carded a […]

Never Invite a Parasitologist to Dinner

October 24, 2017 at 10:00 am

He’s worked with the No. 2 killer of humans. He met his wife while collecting specimens from a dead coyote. And, he still eats sushi, even though he may skip local fare like freshwater bass. The first rule of polite […]