USC Upstate Welcomes South Carolina Speech and Theatre Association’s 2016 High School Festival to Campus April 16

April 14, 2016 at 1:46 pm

Students from 15 high schools in South Carolina will compete in various awards categories at the South Carolina Speech and Theatre Association (SCSTA) 2016 High School Festival to be held at the University of South Carolina Upstate on April 16. […]

USC Upstate to Display Award-winning Photos from Annual Audubon Society Competition on Thursday, April 21

April 14, 2016 at 3:29 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is proud to present a special exhibit featuring 10 award-winning photographs from the 2015 Audubon Photography Awards on Thursday, April 21 during Spartanburg’s monthly Art Walk event. The exhibit, which is free to the […]

Thursday Afternoon Acting Group Presents “The Brothers Grimm: Out of Order,” April 21-22

April 15, 2016 at 10:27 am

The Thursday Afternoon Acting Group (TAAG) at the University of South Carolina Upstate will present their spring semester play, “The Brothers Grimm: Out of Order,” April 21-22. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday in the studio […]

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 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 […]

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 […]