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 […]

Klay Peterson Named Among Finalists for Campus Safety Director of the Year

March 14, 2016 at 5:35 pm

Campus Safety Magazine has named University of South Carolina Upstate Director of Public Safety and Chief of Police Klay Peterson one of its finalists for the 9th Annual Campus Safety Director of the Year awards program. The award recognizes outstanding […]

Holly McKinnon Receives Second A-Sun Weekly Honor this Season

March 14, 2016 at 5:37 pm

Macon, Ga. – USC Upstate junior pitcher Holly McKinnon has been named the A-Sun Co-Pitcher of the Week this afternoon by the league office following her performance on the mound last week in seven road games. Upstate went 6-1 during […]

Upstate Receives Bid to WBI Tournament, Travels to Northern Kentucky Thursday

March 14, 2016 at 10:43 pm

For the third time during the Division I era, the USC Upstate women’s basketball team will play in the postseason as the Spartans have accepted a bid to play in the Women’s Basketball Invitational (WBI) Tournament, it was announced Monday […]

Upstate Softball Continues to Receive Votes in Two National Polls

March 16, 2016 at 11:08 am

The USC Upstate softball team continues to garner votes in two Division I polls heading into the sixth week of the 2016 season, it was announced today by both publications. Upstate garnered 26 votes in the ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top […]

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 […]

Spartans Rally to Defeat Northern Kentucky in WBI Tournament

March 18, 2016 at 8:56 am

Highland Heights, Ky. – Brittany Starling’s layup with five seconds remaining gave the USC Upstate Spartans a 71-69 victory over Northern Kentucky in the first round of the Women’s Basketball Invitational (WBI) on Thursday at BB&T Arena. The Spartans overcame […]

USC Upstate Alumnus Enters Senate District 12 Race

March 18, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Spartan Speaker Lecture Series Set for Wednesday, March 23

March 18, 2016 at 7:12 pm

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the University of South Carolina Upstate is proud to present Kelsey Tainsh as our next Spartan Speaker 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 23 in the Sansbury Campus Life Center Ballroom. Tainish, a graduate of 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 […]