USC Upstate Students Get Up-Close Look at the Election Process Serving as Poll Workers

October 1, 2018 at 5:13 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – University of South Carolina Upstate students enrolled in Dr. Lizabeth Zack’s political sociology class will get an up-close look at the election process when they work the election polls throughout Spartanburg County on Tuesday, Nov. 6.  “The […]

USC Upstate Commercial Music Program Announces Fall 2018 Concerts

September 26, 2018 at 12:52 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – The Commercial Music program at the University of South Carolina Upstate will perform four concerts this fall.  A Grant Green Tribute Concert will be peformed on Thursday, Oct. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. This […]

Award-Winning Author David Joy to Visit USC Upstate to Discuss His Latest Novel “The Weight of This World”

September 19, 2018 at 4:14 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  Award-winning author David Joy will visit the University of South Carolina Upstate on Tuesday, Sept. 25, where he will deliver the keynote address for the Preface First-Year Reading Program at 6 p.m. in the Sansbury Campus Life […]

USC Artist Bob Wertz Uses Shirts to Postpone “Creative Extinction”

September 13, 2018 at 4:18 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  The Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery at the University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to present “Designasaur,” an exhibition of shirts by Bob Wertz. Wertz, who serves as associate director of visual branding at the University […]

USC Upstate to Host Three-Day Art Event Featuring Brooklyn’s Art Library Mobile Sketchbook Truck

September 10, 2018 at 4:17 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  The Brooklyn Art Library’s Mobile Sketchbook Truck will roll into town next week, creating a three-day art event that is sure to inspire creative people of all ages, from all walks of life. The Sketchbook Project is […]

FOCUS Gallery Showcases Artwork From Area K-12 Schools

August 28, 2018 at 3:51 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – A longstanding partnership between the University of South Carolina Upstate and area schools allows for monthly exhibits of artwork by students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. The FOCUS (Featuring Outside Creative Undertakings of Students) Gallery at USC Upstate has […]

Leah Cabinum’s Art Exhibit, EMERGE, Opens at UPSTATE Gallery on Main

August 27, 2018 at 3:43 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  UPSTATE Gallery on Main, sponsored by the University of South Carolina Upstate, is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition by South Carolina artist Leah Cabinum. EMERGE, a sculptural installation and spatial experience exhibition, opens […]

David Shi to Speak About Americans and the Pursuit of Happiness at Constitution Day

August 27, 2018 at 12:37 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  Dr. David Shi, noted author, historian, and leader in higher education, will speak at the University of South Carolina Upstate’s ninth annual Constitution Day celebration on Monday, Sept. 17. His lecture, “Americans and the Pursuit of Happiness,” will […]

Field Guide to the Southern Piedmont and Southern Piedmont Wildlife Coloring Book Raise Science Awareness and Interest in Region’s Natural Habitats

August 9, 2018 at 4:36 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – The Piedmont region of South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia is comprised of ecologically diverse ecosystems, providing abundant habitat for numerous plant and animals species.  Two cross-disciplinary projects at the University of South Carolina Upstate are helping […]

Artist draws from her love of realism and portraiture to create three–dimensional paintings and evocative messages of environmental responsibility

August 9, 2018 at 11:57 am

Spartanburg, S.C. – The Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery at the University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to present Re-Imagined, an exhibition of constructed paintings by Kirkland Thomas Smith. Re-Imagined will be on exhibit August 17 to September 21 […]