Learning Outside Four Walls: Service-Learning Offers Students an Opportunity to Work, Learn in the Community

March 29, 2016 at 2:06 pm

Service-learning allows students to link their classroom knowledge to real life experiences. It’s the hope of one professor that her students will gain a lifelong appreciation not only art, but for museums as viable institutions within the community. Students in […]

In the Real World Speaker Series Features Kamran Popkin, April 13

March 29, 2016 at 4:29 pm

Company swag, but please, no Koozies! Meet Kamran Popkin at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 2016 in Health Education Complex, Room 2001. Kamran Popkin is the creative director of Swag Club of Spartanburg. Rules, who needs rules? Popkin marches […]

Shoestring Players Present “Dogfight: The Musical,” April 7-10

April 1, 2016 at 12:48 pm

The Shoestring Players at the University of South Carolina Upstate will perform “Dogfight: The Musical” April 7 – 10 in the Performing Arts Center Theatre at USC Upstate. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday in […]

USC Upstate Art Education Senior Exhibition

April 12, 2016 at 6:23 pm

The Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery and the FOCUS Gallery at the University of South Carolina Upstate will host ART LIFE, the 2016 Art Education Senior Exhibition on Monday, May 2 at 4:30 p.m. The exhibit will be on display […]

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 […]