CETL Presents Student Anxiety: Challenges and Support

April 23, 2018 at 1:28 pm

The last Teaching and Learning Conversation with the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning will be held from 3-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 24 in Media 238. The topic will be “Student Anxiety: Challenges and Support.” Did you know that […]

Chris Bender Receives Volunteer of the Year Award

April 20, 2018 at 6:01 pm

Chris Bender, associate professor of chemistry, received the American Chemical Society (ACS) Local Section Volunteer of the Year award for the Western Carolinas ACS Section. Bender has been active in the local section since arriving in the Upstate 19 years […]

Six Criminal Justice Students Inducted Into Alpha Phi Sigma

April 20, 2018 at 4:40 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice and Women’s Studies inducted six new members into Alpha Phi Sigma, the national criminal justice honor society that recognizes academic excellence by undergraduates, as well as graduate students, of […]

USC Upstate Celebrates Arbor Day, 10 Years as Tree Campus USA

April 12, 2018 at 12:50 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate will celebrate Arbor Day and the University’s 10th year as Tree Campus USA with a tree-planting ceremony at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Students will plant three flowering apricot trees at the […]

Kelley, Carpenter Named Coca-Cola Student-Athletes of the Year at The Sparty’s 2018 Awards Banquet

April 20, 2018 at 1:40 pm

The USC Upstate Athletics Department held its annual The Sparty’s Awards Banquet presented by Coca-Cola on Thursday evening and gave out 80 awards to celebrate the accomplishments of the department and its student-athletes in 2017-18. Kaleigh Kelley (volleyball) and Charlie […]

South Carolina Middle Grades Initiative Grant Helps Four Students Attend Conference

April 20, 2018 at 4:56 pm

Four prospective teachers majoring in Middle Level Education — Alexis McAllister, Alexis Glenn, Erika Kozub, and Ryan Smith — received grant funding through the South Carolina Middle Grades Initiative to attend the South Carolina Association of Middle Level Educators (SCAMLE) […]

Nuclear Arms, Global Security in the 21st Century

April 16, 2018 at 10:43 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate will welcome Brigadier General Hans Ilis-Alm, senior national representative for Sweden and chairman of the Coalition Forces at U.S. Central Command Coalition, for a public lectures promoting peace and stability in a time of […]

Theatre for Youth Presents “Cinderella, Cinderella”

April 13, 2018 at 12:19 pm

Theatre for Youth presents “Cinderella, Cinderella,” at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2018 in the Studio Theatre. The audience will assist in “Cinderella, Cinderella.” Groups of children will help Cinderella scrub the house and assist a very absentminded Fairy Godfather […]

Thursday Afternoon Acting Group Presents “Searching for David’s Heart,” April 20-21

April 13, 2018 at 12:18 pm

The Thursday Afternoon Acting Group (TAAG) at the University of South Carolina Upstate will present their spring semester play, “Searching for David’s Heart,” April 20-21, 2018. Performances will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 20 and at 11 a.m. […]

Panel to Discuss Freelance Writing, Publishing Opportunities

April 12, 2018 at 12:48 pm

The life of a writer sounds glamorous, right? You can set your own schedule, write in your pajamas and pen whatever your heart desires. Wrong. Writing is a lot of work and you want to get paid for it, eventually. […]