USC Upstate News

European Government is Topic of 2011 Maymester Study Abroad

September 3, 2010 at 1:10 pm

A new study abroad program will be offered in May 2011. It will be a program in European government and politics during which we will visit London, the Hague, Amsterdam, and Brussels from May 13-22, 2011. Students will earn 3 hours […]

Guest Lecturer To Talk On "Confronting Animal Abuse"

September 3, 2010 at 1:37 pm

Piers Beirne, Ph.D., professor of criminology and legal studies at the University of Southern Maine, is an international expert on animals, animal abuse, and the law.

Are Some Emotions Marked ‘Whites Only?’

September 10, 2010 at 3:55 pm

Guest lecturer and sociologist Adia Harvey Wingfield will discuss whether there racialized feeling rules in the workplace.

It Takes Two To Tango at Latin Fest 2010!

September 10, 2010 at 4:46 pm

The Hispanic Awareness Association and Student Life Sponsor Latin Fest 2010.

First-Year Students Tackle Cancer Research, Medical Ethics And Other Important Issues With PREFACE Reading Program

September 10, 2010 at 5:15 pm

USC Upstate freshmen are reading Rebecca Skloot’s novel “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” and are delving into discussions about cancer research, medical ethics, the troubling history of medical research conducted on vulnerable populations, and many other important issues.

"Our Town" Tickets on Sale

September 24, 2010 at 4:41 pm

The Shoestring Players will perform Thornton Wilder’s classic American play September 30 – October 2 at 8:00 pm and on Sunday, October 3 at 3:00 pm.

USC Upstate To Hold Dedication for the Dr. Lawrence E. Roël Garden Pavilion

September 30, 2010 at 5:10 pm

The pavilion will bring students to the study of the natural sciences in a beautiful outdoor classroom adjacent to a meandering creek at the western end of the Susan Jacobs Arboretum.

Andy Warhol Lecture Series Continues at USC Upstate

September 30, 2010 at 5:29 pm

“SNAP! Warhol’s ‘60s Photo Paintings,” is the second in a four-part lecture series sponsored by USC Upstate’s Curtis R. Harley Gallery that will accompany dual exhibitions of Andy Warhol’s photography and influence that are being presented by the Harley Art Gallery and the Spartanburg Art Museum.

An Evening of Great Conversations

October 1, 2010 at 5:05 pm

Over an elegant dinner, 14 different engaging conversations will be led by Fulbright Scholars, award-winning authors, prize-winning innovators, technologists, social scientists, and area-studies specialists.

Watershed Ecology Center “Going Green” Community Series

October 7, 2010 at 12:29 pm

If you have ever wanted to start your own composting bin, this meeting will give you the know-how you’ll need to get started with kitchen composting.