University Police Offers Tips for Commencement on Tuesday, May 3

April 25, 2016 at 1:01 pm

First and foremost congratulations to all of the graduates on their hard work and dedication to reach this goal in their educational journey. While this is a very joyous day it can also be filled with stress and anxiety. To […]

Child Advocacy Center Receives Grant to Increase Local Foster and Adoptive Families

April 26, 2016 at 9:40 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate Child Protection Training Center in collaboration with the Department of Social Services will hold the first in a series of recruitment events for individuals who are interested in becoming foster or adoptive families at […]

USC Upstate Commencement Set for Tuesday, May 3

April 27, 2016 at 11:53 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate will award degrees to 927 students at its May Commencement on Tuesday, May 3 at 6:00 p.m. on the Quad behind the John C. Stockwell Administration Building. The University also will recognize the Honorable […]

Alexa Hone Honored as Finalist for Wooden Citizenship Cup

April 28, 2016 at 12:26 pm

USC Upstate women’s soccer player Alexa Hone was honored as one of five finalists at the 2016 Wooden Citizenship Cup awards dinner in Atlanta on April 27, 2016. The award, which was founded by Athletes for a Better World, is presented […]

USC Upstate Alumnus Todd Horne Making An Impact In Spartanburg

April 29, 2016 at 10:05 am

Check out this story about University of South Carolina Upstate alumnus Todd Horne. Horne, a communications major, is the vice president of business development at Clayton Construction and is chair of the board of directors for the Spartanburg Area Chamber […]

Enlightening the World of Five-Year-Olds: Hand Washing Activity Shines Light on Germs

May 2, 2016 at 9:32 am

Wide-eyed students at Oakland Elementary School got a lesson in hygiene, while also having some fun. It’s a lesson on microbes and germs that led to giggles and oohs and aahhs, as five-year-olds learned exactly how quickly germs can travel […]

Conference Student-Athletes Unveil New ASUN Brand Identity

May 2, 2016 at 10:08 am

MACON, Ga. – Student-athletes from the Atlantic Sun Conference took to social media last week to reveal a new brand identity that will be rolled out for the ASUN’s 39th year of athletic competition on July 1. Unveiling the new […]

USC Upstate Officials Monitoring Weather Forecast for Tuesday's Commencement Ceremony

May 2, 2016 at 1:49 pm

USC Upstate officials are carefully watching the weather forecast in anticipation of Tuesday’s May Commencement ceremony. As of now, the idea is to proceed as planned with having the ceremony outdoors on the Quadrangle located behind the Stockwell Administration Building. […]

USC Upstate Senior, Broadway Star Open First Professional Show May 5-8

May 2, 2016 at 3:38 pm

The Performing Arts Renaissance Theatre (PART) makes its debut with Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods,” May 5-8 at the University of South Carolina Upstate Performing Arts Center. The Tony Award-winning musical weaves together tales from the Brothers Grimm and features […]

Support the Child Protection Training Center on Tuesday, May 3 during Support Spartanburg County Event

May 2, 2016 at 4:42 pm

Support the University of South Carolina Upstate’s Child Protection Training Center during a one-day, online giving event called Support Spartanburg County. On Tuesday, May 3, the USC Upstate Foundation is one of many nonprofit organizations that are a part of […]