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 Commencement Set for Tuesday, May 3

April 27, 2016 at 11:53 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate will award degrees to 927 students at its May Commencement on Tuesday, May 3 at 6:00 p.m. on the Quad behind the John C. Stockwell Administration Building. The University also will recognize the Honorable […]

Kim Land named 2016 Distinguished Young Alumna by Darla Moore School of Business

April 27, 2016 at 3:53 pm

Kim Buckner Land (USC ’98, MBA ’02), instructor of marketing at the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics at the University of South Carolina Upstate, was awarded the 2016 Distinguished Young Alumna by Darla Moore School of […]

Alexa Hone Honored as Finalist for Wooden Citizenship Cup

April 28, 2016 at 12:26 pm

USC Upstate women’s soccer player Alexa Hone was honored as one of five finalists at the 2016 Wooden Citizenship Cup awards dinner in Atlanta on April 27, 2016. The award, which was founded by Athletes for a Better World, is presented […]

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 […]

USC Upstate Welcomes New Staff Members

May 2, 2016 at 9:29 am

Please welcome the following new employees to the USC Upstate family: Kimberly Parnell (TEMP), Law Enforcement Officer – Public Safety, 3/17/2016 Katherine Childress (FTE), Assessment and Data Coordinator – Dept. of Institutional Effectiveness and Compliance, 3/21/2016 Geri Kennett (FTE), Financial […]

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 […]

Conference Student-Athletes Unveil New ASUN Brand Identity

May 2, 2016 at 10:08 am

MACON, Ga. – Student-athletes from the Atlantic Sun Conference took to social media last week to reveal a new brand identity that will be rolled out for the ASUN’s 39th year of athletic competition on July 1. Unveiling the new […]

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May 2, 2016 at 10:22 am

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USC Upstate Officials Monitoring Weather Forecast for Tuesday's Commencement Ceremony

May 2, 2016 at 1:49 pm

USC Upstate officials are carefully watching the weather forecast in anticipation of Tuesday’s May Commencement ceremony. As of now, the idea is to proceed as planned with having the ceremony outdoors on the Quadrangle located behind the Stockwell Administration Building. […]