Upstate Mourns the Loss of Former Student-Athlete Michelle Hickson

January 20, 2016 at 8:48 am

The USC Upstate Athletics Department offers its deepest condolences to the family of former student-athlete Michelle Hickson who passed away in a car accident Sunday night. Hickson was currently serving as the girls’ volleyball and junior varsity head coach, and […]

Buchanan Scores Career-High 31 Points in Upstate’s 78-62 Loss to North Florida

January 22, 2016 at 9:26 am

Michael Buchanan scored a career-high 31 points as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team dropped a 78-62 decision to the North Florida Ospreys Thursday evening inside the Hodge Center. Upstate falls to 7-14 overall and 1-3 in league action, while […]

Shoestring Players to Hold Auditions for “Dogfight: The Musical”

January 25, 2016 at 6:09 am

The Shoestring Players at the University of South Carolina Upstate will hold auditions for “Dogfight: The Musical” at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 25 in the Performing Arts Center Theatre at USC Upstate. Based on the 1991 Warner Brothers film, […]

Civility Week Begins Monday, January 25

January 25, 2016 at 7:04 am

Through Civility Week, January 25-29,  USC Upstate hopes to foster a culture of civility through respectful discourse and behavior. Civility Week_poster Civility is about more than being polite and using good manners, both of which are very important. Civility fosters […]

USC Upstate Welcomes Harry Rittenour to Wells Fargo Speaker Series

January 25, 2016 at 8:45 am

The George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics at the University of South Carolina Upstate welcomes guest speaker, Harry Rittenour, a retired Rear Admiral in the United States Navy, to its Wells Fargo Speaker Series on Tuesday, February […]

Upstate to Host Second Annual Groundhog Day Luncheon, Tuesday, Feb. 2

January 25, 2016 at 9:42 am

The USC Upstate Athletics Department will host its Second Annual Groundhog Day Luncheon to mark the start of the 2016 baseball and softball seasons on Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 11:30 a.m. in the Campus Life Center Ballroom. Upstate is selling […]

The Writing Center Is Now Open, Book Your Appointments Today

January 25, 2016 at 10:59 am

The Writing Center opens today. Our normal hours are: ​Monday-Thursday 10:00-4:00 Friday 11:00-2:00 Clients work in one-hour, one-on-one sessions with student tutors. Sessions can focus on any stage of the writing process. We offer forty hours of tutoring per week, and […]

Capitalizing on the Science of Learning Workshop Set for Wednesday, February 17

January 25, 2016 at 11:08 am

Looking for new ways to help your students learn? Check out this workshop coming in spring 2016 sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. “Capitalizing on the Science of Learning: Tips and Tricks for Success,” will beheld […]

Bridge Repair to Close Portion of Southbound Business 85

January 25, 2016 at 11:11 am

The South Carolina Department of Transportation District 3 bridge crew plans to repair the bridge deck on southbound (headed toward Greer/Greenville) Interstate 85 Business over the Norfolk Southern railroad in Spartanburg County.This repair is expected to begin at 8 a.m. […]

Spartanburg Branch of Student Painters Launched by USC Upstate Student

January 25, 2016 at 11:21 am

A local college student hopes to help his classmates earn some money during the summer. Chris Goldman, 24, a junior at the University of South Carolina Upstate, has launched the Spartanburg branch of Student Painters, a program affiliated with Young […]