Jennifer Parker Selected to Become A Riley Diversity Fellow

January 23, 2018 at 11:01 am

Jennifer Parker, Ph.D., professor of psychology and director of the Center for Child Advocacy Studies at the University of South Carolina Upstate, is one of 42 leaders from across the Upstate and surrounding area selected to participate in the Riley […]

Shoestring Players to Hold Auditions for “London Road”

January 9, 2018 at 2:02 pm

The Shoestring Players at the University of South Carolina Upstate will hold auditions for “London Road,” from 7 – 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018 in the Humanities and Performing Arts Center. Performances will be April 12-15. Each person auditioning […]

Opportunities for Students Ages 8 to 18 to Learn About Theatre at USC Upstate

January 9, 2018 at 12:30 pm

Looking for a place that will instill confidence, creativity and discipline in your child? Look no further than our Thursday Afternoon Acting Group (TAAG) at the University of South Carolina Upstate. Registration is now underway for students ages eight to […]

USC Upstate Young Professionals Recognized in Spartanburg

January 10, 2018 at 10:18 am

Three USC Upstate employees and two alumni are among the finalists for the Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce’s Spartanburg Young Professionals initiative. The awards initiative, designed to enhance the visibility of young professionals’ contributions in Spartanburg, has received more than […]

Shoestring Players to Hold Auditions for “Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play”

January 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm

The Shoestring Players at the University of South Carolina Upstate will hold auditions for “Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play,” from 7 – 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 in the Humanities and Performing Arts Center. Performances will be March 1-4. […]

Curtis Harley Art Gallery Hosts Exhibition on Gun Violence

January 4, 2018 at 3:30 pm

Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery presents “A Culture of Violence,” a collection of drawings and sculptures by Hartsville, S.C., artist Jean Grosser. The exhibition opens Jan. 12, 2018 and runs through Feb. 16, 2018. An artist’s reception will be held […]

Hub City Press to Publish McConnell’s “The Wooden King”

January 5, 2018 at 2:16 pm

USC Upstate professor Thomas McConnell’s upcoming novel “The Wooden King” tells the story of one man’s attempt to avoid war’s devastating effects, even as the battle comes to his doorstep. The novel, published by Hub City Press, will be released […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]