Upstate Announces Four Additions to 2017 Signing Class

July 26, 2017 at 5:40 pm

USC Upstate head softball coach Chris Hawkins has announced this afternoon the addition of four players that will join the Spartans for the upcoming 2018 campaign. Signing to play at Upstate beginning in 2018 are Elisa Cecchetti, Raven Sapla, Tori […]

Learn the Proper Steps to Take in the Event of Campus Violence

July 18, 2017 at 8:50 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate Public Safety Department will hold a July 20 training to help faculty and staff know what to do in the event of violence on the campus. The “Active Shooter/Mitigating Workplace Violence” training will be […]

USC Upstate’s Kathleen Brady Presenting at Georgetown University

July 12, 2017 at 12:28 pm

Dr. Kathleen Brady is no stranger to the classroom. But she is a stranger to the class she’s teaching today. Brady, University of South Carolina Upstate’s vice chancellor for community-based research, engagement and planning, and director of Metropolitan Studies Institute, […]

New Campus Mural Underway

July 7, 2017 at 3:18 pm

We are dressing up the parking near the Center of International Studies! Check out the new mural in progress. The mural was designed by Elvia Resendiz in University Marketing and Communications and is being painted by USC Upstate alumnus Russell […]

Former Spartan Torrey Craig to Play for Denver Nuggets in NBA Las Vegas Summer League

July 6, 2017 at 4:01 pm

Former USC Upstate men’s basketball great Torrey Craig has been picked by the Denver Nuggets to play for their NBA Summer League team in Las Vegas, Nev., scheduled for July 7-17. Craig is coming off another impressive season in Australia’s […]

New AD Welcomed to USC Upstate During Introductory Press Conference

July 6, 2017 at 4:14 pm

University of South Carolina Upstate chancellor Dr. Brendan B. Kelly introduced incoming athletics director Julio Freire as someone who “captures the spirit of who we are trying to be in Spartan athletics.” Freire, whose hiring was announced July 3, will […]

USC Upstate Introduces Julio Freire as Athletic Director Thursday, July 6, 2017

July 3, 2017 at 5:38 pm

Please join us Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. in the G.B. Hodge Center Arena as the University of South Carolina Upstate formally introduces Julio Freire as athletic director and vice chancellor for Intercollegiate Athletics. Freire, former deputy athletic […]

USC Upstate Hires Chief Philanthropic Officer

June 30, 2017 at 8:43 am

Dr. Meredith N. Brunen joins the University of South Carolina Upstate on July 3 as the Vice Chancellor for University Advancement, where she serves as the chief philanthropic officer and executive director of the University of South Carolina Upstate Foundation. […]

Whitney Named Collegiate Summer Baseball National Pitcher of the Week

June 29, 2017 at 5:09 pm

USC Upstate rising senior Blake Whitney has been named the Collegiate Summer Baseball National Pitcher of the Week, it was announced Wednesday. Pitching for the North Adams (Mass.) SteepleCats of the NECBL (New England Collegiate Baseball League), Whitney scattered two […]

Educators Learn to Uncover Root Causes of Inappropriate Classroom Behavior

June 29, 2017 at 1:43 pm

It’s an all-too-common scene played out in classrooms across the country: A student comes to class without his or her homework, and the teacher responds by giving the student a zero on the assignment. At lunch, the same student is […]