USC Upstate Discusses “Why Women’s History?” on Tuesday, March 27

March 12, 2018 at 3:12 pm

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of The Center for Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of South Carolina Upstate is taking a deeper look at “why we study women’s history, anyway?” A panel discussion “Why Women’s History?” will […]

FREE Student Tickets Available Beginning Monday, March 19, 2018

March 6, 2018 at 4:14 pm

Peggy Noonan, a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The Wall Street Journal and the author of nine best-selling books on American politics, history and culture, will be the featured speaker at the fifth annual Dr. John B. Edmunds, Jr. Distinguished Lecture Series at […]

Lecture Series Features Discussion of Rhetoric, War

March 1, 2018 at 4:11 pm

The March installment of the University of South Carolina Upstate’s Communication Studies Lecture Series will feature a lecture on “The Force of the Greater Missile: Rhetorical Projectiles and the Mother of All Bombs” from 3:30-5 p.m. March 8 in Room […]

USC Upstate Panel Discussion to Address Need for Trained Translators, Interpreters in Upstate Region

February 27, 2018 at 1:32 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is taking the initiative to address a need in the region for translators and interpreters that is currently not being addressed by any other entity. Maria Monteso, a Spanish instructor at the University of […]

Shoestring Players Shed Light with ‘Post-Electric’ Play

February 22, 2018 at 11:15 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Shoestring Players will present “Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play” from March 1-4 in the Humanities and Performing Arts Center at 170 Gramling Drive on campus. The play by Anne Washburn centers on a post-apocalyptic […]

Brighter Future Conference Speakers to Address Current Issues in Child Abuse Research, Prevention

February 21, 2018 at 4:22 pm

With Upstate South Carolina having the highest rates in the state of maltreatment reports, investigations, alternative responses and removal to foster care, the need for expert training in child welfare is crucial. For the ninth year, the University of South […]

Lecture Explores Religious Beliefs Brought by Slaves to New World

February 19, 2018 at 10:40 am

Among the millions of Africans brought to the New World as slaves were hundreds of thousands of Muslims who managed to keep their faith and religious beliefs, according to Dr. Sylviane Diouf, whose lecture “African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas” […]

USC Upstate Students Volunteer for ESOL Information Day at Spartanburg District 3

February 16, 2018 at 5:28 pm

USC Upstate students preparing for service abroad in Nicaragua had their first opportunity serve others during an event at Spartanburg District 3 Schools. Seven students served as volunteers during English for Speakers of Other Languages Family (ESOL) Information Night at […]

Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery to Host Feminist-Inspired Exhibition

February 14, 2018 at 5:35 pm

Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery is pleased to present “Pent Up Pink,” a collection of feminist-inspired sculptures by Greenville, S.C. artist Fleming Markel. The exhibition opens on Feb. 23 and runs through March 30, 2018. An artist talk and public […]

REFLECTIONS World Language Teachers’ Workshop to Attract South Carolina Teachers to USC Upstate

February 8, 2018 at 1:18 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is proud to present the REFLECTIONS: World Language Teachers’ Workshop on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. The workshop will be held from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. in the Sansbury Campus Life Center Ballroom. The workshop, “Ready? […]