USC Upstate News

Josh Lee Memorial 5K Raises Record $56,000

June 17, 2019 at 3:26 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce the 4th annual Josh Lee Memorial 5K raised a record $56,000. The race, named in honor of the late Josh Lee—a cross country runner who was one of four student-athletes […]

USC Upstate Names Dr. Andre Fortune Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs

June 13, 2019 at 11:27 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce Dr. Andre Fortune as its new vice chancellor for Student Affairs. Fortune, who was chosen after a nationwide search, will step into the role on July 22. He most recently […]

USC Upstate Names Dr. Jeannie Chapman Dean of College of Science and Technology

May 17, 2019 at 3:30 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce Dr. Jeannie Chapman has been named dean of the College of Science and Technology (CST). Chapman has served as interim dean of CST since July 2018, when USC Upstate split […]

USC Upstate Names New Dean of Mary Black School of Nursing

April 23, 2019 at 11:18 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce Dr. Shirleatha Lee as the next dean of its Mary Black School of Nursing. Lee, who was chosen after a nationwide search, will step into the role on Aug. 1. […]

USC Upstate Will Launch Upstate Writing Month In June

April 8, 2019 at 5:08 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce its Division of Languages, Literature, and Composition, in partnership with Spartanburg County Public Libraries, will host the inaugural Upstate Writing Month (UpWriMo) in June. Created by USC Upstate instructors Brock […]

USC Upstate History Professors Complete ‘Recovering the Piedmont Past, Volume 2’

March 8, 2019 at 11:19 am

Two University of South Carolina Upstate professors have completed the second volume of an anthology exploring the untold history of the state’s Upcountry region. Drs. Paul Grady and Andrew Myers have edited “Recovering the Piedmont Past, Volume 2: Bridging the […]

USC Upstate Will Launch ‘Call Me MISTER’ Collaborative With Spartanburg School District 7 and SCC

February 5, 2019 at 3:34 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate, in collaboration with Spartanburg Community College (SCC) and Spartanburg School District 7, is pleased to announce it will launch its installment of the Call Me MISTER program in the fall of 2019. Call Me […]

USC Upstate to Host Global Entrepreneurship Week Events

November 2, 2018 at 10:32 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s George Dean Johnson Jr. College of Business and Economics will participate in a worldwide phenomenon dedicated to igniting entrepreneurship. An inaugural celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) will be held Nov. 12 through 15 […]

USC Upstate to Host Global Entrepreneurship Week Events

October 29, 2018 at 4:53 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s George Dean Johnson Jr. College of Business and Economics will participate in a worldwide phenomenon dedicated to igniting entrepreneurship. An inaugural celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) will be held Nov. 12 through 15 […]

USC Upstate First Lady to Host Popular Author Michel Stone

October 25, 2018 at 4:57 pm

University of South Carolina Upstate First Lady Tressa Kelly and Associate Professor Araceli Hernandez-Laroche will host an “Author Spotlight” event with award-winning author Michel Stone on Monday, November 5. The event, which is open to the public free of charge, […]