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 […]

Leveraging Choices into Positive Outcomes

May 4, 2016 at 4:59 pm

Goals and choices. They are inevitably and inextricably connected. Sometimes they follow a logical, time-honored path; other times, they take a more winding route. For Patrick Judge, the journey proved to be a blend of the two. “Prior to attending […]

May Day Picnic Award Recipients Recognized

May 9, 2016 at 10:13 am

The Chancellor’s Office along with the Office of Human Resources hosted USC Upstate’s annual May Day Picnic on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Sonya Hall, business manager for Housing and Residential Life and budget manager for the Division of Student Affairs, […]

USC Upstate Watershed Ecology Center Awarded $25,000 Duke Energy Grant

May 16, 2016 at 10:52 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce that the Watershed Ecology Center has received a $25,000 grant from Duke Energy. The Watershed Ecology Center will use the money to continue its work to enhance and improve the […]

Effecting Change, One Tutoring Session At A Time

May 16, 2016 at 11:34 am

James Parham III of York doesn’t even flinch when he hears the doors lock behind him or the slight clang of the steel bars at the Spartanburg County Detention Center. Each week, he walks through the metal detectors and is […]

Six New Employees Join USC Upstate Staff

May 30, 2016 at 9:01 am

Please welcome the following people to the USC Upstate family: Sarah Emerson (TEMP) — custodian, Facilities Management, 5/9/2016 Andrew Nichols (TEMP) — sports turf technician, Facilities Management, 5/16/2016 Nicole Nicholson (TEMP) — summer conference intern, Housing & Residential Life, 5/16/2016 […]

Dr. Ron Romine’s Death A Tremendous Loss to USC Upstate

June 6, 2016 at 9:21 am

USC Upstate is saddened to share the news that Dr. Ron Romine, distinguished professor emeritus, died June 4, 2016. He taught American Government and Constitutional Law at USC Upstate from 1975 until he retired in 2007. Dr. Romine was a […]

USC Upstate Professor Accepted into Summer NASA Program

June 10, 2016 at 9:13 am

Dr. Edward Donovan, adjunct professor of biology and physical science at the University of South Carolina Upstate, has been accepted into NASA’s “Lunar Workshop for Educators” program being held June 27-July 1, 2016, at the Goddard Space Flight Center in […]

Child Advocacy Studies Program Awarded First CAST Higher Education Program of the Year Award

June 22, 2016 at 10:25 am

The Child Advocacy Studies program at the University of South Carolina Upstate was awarded the first Child Advocacy Studies (CAST) Higher Education Program of the Year Award by the Gundersen National Child Protection Training Center Violence Intervention and Prevention (VIP) Summit […]

USC Upstate, DSS Partner Host Recruitment Event for Foster, Adoptive Families

June 29, 2016 at 8:43 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate Child Protection Training Center in collaboration with the Department of Social Services will host a recruitment event for individuals who are interested in becoming foster or adoptive families from 12 – 1:30 p.m. Saturday, […]