USC Upstate Receives Tree Campus USA Designation for Eighth Time

March 28, 2016 at 9:25 am

For the eighth year in a row, the University of South Carolina Upstate has been named a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation, for its dedication to campus forestry management and environmental stewardship. The USC Upstate campus was […]

Tree Dedication Planned for Odell Gaither

March 28, 2016 at 10:00 am

A tree dedication for Odell Gaither will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 3 in the Rotary Peace Park. Gaither, a junior majoring in physical education and teacher education, died Sunday, July 5, 2015, in Greenville Memorial Hospital after […]

Hub City Books Hosts Book-signing for Four USC Upstate Authors, April 1

March 28, 2016 at 12:58 pm

Four faculty members at the University of South Carolina Upstate will sign copies of their most recent books at Hub City Book Shop April 1, 2016. Signing from 4:30 – 6 p.m. will be: Celena Kusch, “Literary Analysis: The Basics” […]

Brittain Named Atlantic Sun Player of the Week

March 28, 2016 at 2:38 pm

Macon, Ga. – USC Upstate senior Cody Brittain has been named the Atlantic Sun Player of the Week, conference officials announced Monday afternoon. Brittain earns the weekly honor for the first time this season and the first time in his […]

Fine Arts Faculty Exhibit Works of Art, April 5-22

March 28, 2016 at 4:21 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate Visual Arts Faculty present their work in an exhibition titled, “Faculty Works.” Eleven professors will exhibit works ranging from encaustics, acrylic paintings and mixed media to graphic design and photography, April 5-22 in the […]

Brittany Starling Named to WBI All-Tournament Team

March 29, 2016 at 9:42 am

Milwaukee, Wis. – USC Upstate senior center Brittany Starling has been named to the WBI All-Tournament team, WBI officials announced on Monday. Starling averaged 17.3 points per game and 13.3 rebounds per game during Upstate’s three games in the tournament. […]

Learning Outside Four Walls: Service-Learning Offers Students an Opportunity to Work, Learn in the Community

March 29, 2016 at 2:06 pm

Service-learning allows students to link their classroom knowledge to real life experiences. It’s the hope of one professor that her students will gain a lifelong appreciation not only art, but for museums as viable institutions within the community. Students in […]

In the Real World Speaker Series Features Kamran Popkin, April 13

March 29, 2016 at 4:29 pm

Company swag, but please, no Koozies! Meet Kamran Popkin at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 2016 in Health Education Complex, Room 2001. Kamran Popkin is the creative director of Swag Club of Spartanburg. Rules, who needs rules? Popkin marches […]

Anne Porchér Z. Perrin Endowment Supports Students, University

March 31, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Anne Porchér Z. Perrin didn’t attend the University of South Carolina Upstate, but she sees the University as vital to the Spartanburg community. Three years ago, Mrs. Perrin’s husband, Pat, established a scholarship to honor her for her unwavering support […]

Ryan Cornfield Selected as A-Sun Men’s Golfer of the Week

April 1, 2016 at 8:57 am

Macon, Ga. – USC Upstate senior Ryan Cornfield has been named the A-Sun Men’s Golfer of the Week following his individual performance on the course last weekend, it was announced this afternoon by the conference office. Cornfield recorded his first […]