RESCHEDULED: An Evening With Carl Safina, Author of "Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel

March 14, 2016 at 10:22 am

Have you ever wondered what animals think and feel? It’s easy to see that our animals love us, but what is really going on in their heads? The University of South Carolina Upstate, WaterRock Institute and Wofford College will host […]

USC Upstate to Host 12th Annual Regional Spelling Bee on March 19

March 14, 2016 at 5:07 pm

More than 80 students from Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union Counties will take to the stage at the University of South Carolina Upstate on Saturday, March 19 at 10:30 a.m. to vie for the title of Regional Spelling Bee Champion and […]

Hear Some Great Jazz Thursday, March 17 at Blues Boulevard

March 17, 2016 at 9:37 am

The Music Stand at Blues Boulevard, 99 S. Church St, Spartanburg, will feature performances from USC Upstate’s Jazz Combo, Guitar Ensemble, and Commercial Music Combos 7 p.m. TONIGHT. The Guitar Ensemble will perform jazz and contemporary popular music, and the […]

Renowned Japanese Puppet Troupe Visits USC Upstate, March 24

March 21, 2016 at 9:15 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate is excited to welcome the celebrated Tonda Ningyô Jôruri Puppet Theater for a performance of traditional Japanese puppetry 7 p.m. Thursday, March 24 in the Humanities and Performing Arts Center Theatre. The troupe led […]

USC Upstate Holds 7th Annual Child Advocacy Conference “A Brighter Future: Ending Child Abuse Through Advocacy and Education”

March 22, 2016 at 3:44 pm

Nearly 20 first responders will receive a full day of training on Wednesday, March 23 aimed to provide them with a better understanding of best practices for initially responding to cases involving child abuse allegations. The University of South Carolina […]

Civic Engagement and Millennials: Do Young People Give A Damn?

March 23, 2016 at 9:29 am

Join Dr. Abe Goldberg, director of the Office of Service-Learning and Community Engagement and associate professor of political science, for coffee and conversation Thursday, March 24. The topic of discussion will be “Civic Engagement and Millennials: Do Young  People Give […]

USC Upstate to Present Commercial Music Concert at Chapman Cultural Center

March 28, 2016 at 9:05 am

USC Upstate’s Commercial Music department will be in concert at Chapman Cultural Center Sunday, April 17, with rousing performances from the USC Upstate Vocal Ensemble, Guitar Ensemble, Jazz Combo, and Commercial Music Combos. The show starts at 3 p.m. and […]

Lecture by Carl Safina "Caught in the Same Net" Set for Thursday, March 31

March 28, 2016 at 9:20 am

A free lecture by Dr. Carl Safina will be held from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 31 in Tukey Theatre. Safina will lecture on “Caught in the Same Net: The Ocean and Us.” The lecture will examine fisheries, coral reefs, forests, […]

Hub City Books Hosts Book-signing for Four USC Upstate Authors, April 1

March 28, 2016 at 12:58 pm

Four faculty members at the University of South Carolina Upstate will sign copies of their most recent books at Hub City Book Shop April 1, 2016. Signing from 4:30 – 6 p.m. will be: Celena Kusch, “Literary Analysis: The Basics” […]

Fine Arts Faculty Exhibit Works of Art, April 5-22

March 28, 2016 at 4:21 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate Visual Arts Faculty present their work in an exhibition titled, “Faculty Works.” Eleven professors will exhibit works ranging from encaustics, acrylic paintings and mixed media to graphic design and photography, April 5-22 in the […]