Determination Marks Non-Traditional Student’s Path to Degree

December 14, 2017 at 4:55 pm

Mario Maggio stands out among his fellow University of South Carolina Upstate students, even the non-traditional ones who are returning to school after a long absence. That’s because Maggio has returned after a really long absence. Maggio, a native New […]

503 Graduates to Receive Degrees from USC Upstate

December 14, 2017 at 4:44 pm

On Tuesday, Dec. 19, the University of South Carolina Upstate will award 503 degrees at its Convocation Honoring December Graduates, which serves as a reminder that USC Upstate is a major regional partner for Spartanburg and the entire Upstate. “These […]

Torrey Craig Having Success in First Season with Denver Nuggets, Sioux Falls Skyforce

December 15, 2017 at 4:12 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – Former USC Upstate men’s basketball player Torrey Craig has turned in a solid first season thus far playing in both the National Basketball Association (NBA) and NBA G-League. Craig is playing for both the Denver Nuggets and […]

Anda Kuzmina Named ASUN Freshman of the Week

December 13, 2017 at 9:33 am

USC Upstate guard Anda Kuzmina has been named the ASUN Freshman of the Week, conference officials announced this afternoon. It is Kuzmina’s first weekly award of the 2017-18 season. The Riga, Latvia native averaged 10.5 points in two games last […]

Cafeteria Leftovers Provide Hot Meals for Local Children

December 12, 2017 at 9:35 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s student-led IMPACT service organization is putting surplus cafeteria meals to good use: feeding underprivileged children at Spartanburg’s Bethlehem Center. Members of IMPACT – which stands for Involvement with Members to be Positive Advocates for […]

Chancellor Brendan Kelly, Family Help Stock the SNAC Pantry

December 9, 2017 at 5:44 pm

On Saturday afternoon, Chancellor Brendan Kelly and his family worked together to spread a little holiday cheer. Dr. Kelly, along with his wife Dr. Tressa Kelly and children Bree, Liam and Kieran, donated items to the USC Upstate SNAC Pantry. […]

Field Guide Recognized with Prestigious Award

December 7, 2017 at 10:25 am

A free, online field guide produced by a group of University of South Carolina Upstate faculty members and one student has received the prestigious William F. Palmer Award from the South Carolina Science Council. The award was announced in November […]

Lee Family Gives USC Upstate a Gift from the Heart

December 4, 2017 at 2:59 pm

Even though he died in 2015, Josh Lee’s legacy continues to live on at the University of South Carolina Upstate. On Sunday, Dec. 3, the late student-athlete’s parents, Laurie and Johnny Lee, presented the University with a $10,000 gift in […]

Movie Night at The Greenhouse, Dec. 7, 2017

December 4, 2017 at 3:35 pm

Stop by for pizza and popcorn from 5-7 p.m. Thursday as The Greenhouse debuts the community-based short films produced by White Elephant Enterprises. The Greenhouse is located on the third floor of the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business […]

Experience Black Sabbath as You Never Have Before

December 1, 2017 at 9:58 am

Dr. Nolan Stolz has turned a nearly lifelong enjoyment of the music of heavy metal pioneers Black Sabbath into fodder for a book that was released Nov. 8. Stolz, an assistant professor of music and coordinator of commercial music at […]