UPSTATE Gallery on Main Opens New Exhibit: “Mac Arnold: Bluesman Close-Up”

January 8, 2016 at 4:26 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce a new exhibit by USC Upstate alumnus Brian S. Kelly on display through March 7, 2016 at the UPSTATE Gallery on Main, 172 East Main Street, downtown Spartanburg. Kelley’s exhibit […]

Attendance at Spartan Athletics Events Could Earn YOU A Scholarship

January 11, 2016 at 8:00 am

It pays at attend the Spartan home games. Swipe your USC Upstate I.D. card at each men’s/women’s basketball, baseball and softball game you attend to earn points toward an entry into the drawing for scholarship money for 2016-2017 academic year. […]

Who Knew Dr. Dirk Schlingmann Played Music? He's Performing Jan. 17 at the Chapman Cultural Center

January 11, 2016 at 11:40 am

Dirk Schlingmann, Ph.D., dean of Arts and Sciences at USC Upstate, will perform a live, solo, and free concert at Chapman Cultural Center this Sunday, Jan. 17, 2-4 p.m. Dr. Schlingmann plays a variety of musical styles, including classical, pop, […]

Buchanan Tabbed A-Sun Co-Player of the Week

January 11, 2016 at 1:10 pm

Macon, Ga. – USC Upstate junior center Michael Buchanan has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Co-Player of the Week for the first time in his career this afternoon following his performance last week in back-to-back wins over North Carolina […]

Haddock Named Atlantic Sun Co-Player of the Week

January 11, 2016 at 3:35 pm

Macon, Ga. – USC Upstate senior guard Travonda Haddock has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Co-Player of the Week for the first time in her career, league officials announced today. Haddock scored a new career-high 20 points in Upstate’s […]

Sign Up to Volunteer During the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, January 18

January 12, 2016 at 9:44 am

The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service will be Monday, January 18. This event is open to all students, staff, faculty and community members but it does require advance sign-ups. ]To volunteer, contact Tashfia Hasan at or […]

Five Join USC Upstate Staff

January 12, 2016 at 10:14 am

Please welcome the following new staff members to the USC Upstate family: Matthew Johnson is a videographer in the Office of University Communications. Ryan Whitaker  is an academic advisor in the Student Success Center. Michelle Bublitz is a nurse practitioner […]

USC Upstate Mourns Loss of Zerno Martin

January 12, 2016 at 12:07 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate mourns the loss of Zerno E. Martin, Jr., who died January 9, 2016 at 82-years young. During the early years of his career as a hospital administrator at Spartanburg General Hospital, which began in […]

Upstate Named NCAA Team Statistical Champion

January 15, 2016 at 8:48 am

The USC Upstate volleyball team is the 2015-16 Division I women’s volleyball statistical champion for digs per set after finishing the season with 17.90, it was announced this afternoon by the NCAA. Upstate led the Atlantic Sun Conference this season […]

USC Upstate Student-Athletes Shine in the Classroom

January 15, 2016 at 3:10 pm

USC Upstate’s student-athletes posted a standout semester in the classroom in the fall semester of 2015, while dealing with the death of four athletes. The combined GPA for athletic teams was 3.14 up 1.6 percent over fall 2014, marking the […]