New Bachelor’s Degree Focused on Mechatronics Careers

August 17, 2017 at 11:40 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate has created a new baccalaureate program to enable area residents with associates of applied science degrees in mechatronics to expand their career options. The Bachelor of Applied Science in advanced manufacturing management will be […]

Business-School Dean Explores Campus, Sets Priorities

August 17, 2017 at 3:03 pm

Dr. Mohamed “Mo” Djerdjouri is quickly learning his way around two campuses as he picks up the reins of the University of South Carolina Upstate’s George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics. As the newly appointed dean of […]

Cathy Hoefer McCabe Named President of the USC Upstate Foundation Board

August 10, 2017 at 4:35 pm

Respected community leader and accomplished professional Cathy Hoefer McCabe was recently named president of the University of South Carolina Upstate Foundation, which supports the University in all of its educational, research, instructional, scientific, literary, service, charitable and outreach endeavors. “I’m […]

USC Upstate Plans Solar Eclipse Party

August 18, 2017 at 4:23 pm

  Students, faculty and staff are invited to witness the Solar Eclipse and can later tell everyone #IGotMooned at USC Upstate. The Party of the Century is happening at USC Upstate from 1:30 – 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 […]

Cindy Jennings Discusses Student Accessibility at International Conference

August 2, 2017 at 10:09 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Cindy Jennings has been tapped to make a presentation at the Online Learning Consortium’s OLC Accelerate Conference in November. Jennings, director of learning technologies in the University’s Department of Information Technology and Data Services, […]

USC Upstate Receives AVCA Team Academic Award

July 27, 2017 at 3:10 pm

The USC Upstate volleyball team has received its sixth American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for its performance in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year, the AVCA recently announced. Upstate was part of a record-breaking year for […]

Tax Free Weekend Begins August 4, 2017 in South Carolina

July 31, 2017 at 10:06 am

South Carolina’s tax-free weekend begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017. During the weekend, many items are exempt, from the state’s sales tax and any local taxes. What’s exempt and […]

Torrey Craig ’14 Visits USC Upstate Basketball Camp

August 1, 2017 at 10:12 pm

Kids participating in the USC Upstate Men’s Basketball Summer Camp met a University legend Tuesday afternoon. Former Spartan great Torrey Craig ’14, who just signed with the Denver Nuggets, stopped by the University to see his former teammates and coaches and to visit the basketball camp.  “It’s […]

USC Upstate’s Chris Hawkins Promoted as Associate Athletic Director

July 24, 2017 at 9:27 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate announces the promotion of head softball coach and alumnus Chris Hawkins ‘89 to associate athletic director. Hawkins will remain the head softball coach for the Spartans. “From my time as a player and now […]

Hooks Announces Retirement; Halkett to Head Men’s Soccer Program

July 20, 2017 at 3:53 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate announces the retirement of longtime men’s soccer coach Greg Hooks and the promotion of alumnus Scott Halkett ‘96 as head coach. Hooks, a coach for nearly 30 years, has led the Upstate Spartans for […]