USC Upstate News

Upstate Nursing Students Participate in Health Fair at Clifdale Elementary

February 5, 2014 at 10:01 am

USC Upstate students in the Mary Black School of Nursing participated Tuesday at a health fair at Clifdale Elementary School. Students in the Community and Public Health rotation helped to demonstrate CPR for the children and parents during the health […]

Upstate Research Symposium Extends Deadline

February 5, 2014 at 4:57 pm

The deadline to submit papers for consideration as poster or oral presentations at the 10th annual South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium has been extended  until Feb. 28. Mark your calendars! The Tenth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium will be held […]

Dr. Katharine Gibb Named Dean of Mary Black School of Nursing

February 26, 2014 at 3:15 pm

Dr. Katharine Gibb has been named the dean of the Mary Black School of Nursing, effective March 1, 2014. Dr. Gibb has performed exemplary service as interim dean and has been recommended enthusiastically by the search committee.  View Dr. Gibb’s […]

Nursing School Receives Final Approval for Master's in Nursing

April 7, 2014 at 6:30 am

The Mary Black School of Nursing at the University of South Carolina Upstate has received final approval to offer a Master of Science degree in Nursing with a Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL) concentration. The University was notified earlier this month […]

Gibb Named Dean of Mary Black School Of Nursing At USC Upstate

April 18, 2014 at 9:21 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate announces the appointment of Dr. Katharine Gibb as dean of the Mary Black School of Nursing effective April 1. She will provide administrative leadership and oversight for all face to face and online programs […]

Fundraiser to Assist Nursing Students Studying Abroad

April 21, 2014 at 8:52 am

A fundraiser will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 23 at Fuddruckers of Spartanburg, 1509 John B. White Sr., Blvd. to assista nursing students who will be studying abroad in July in Ecuador and South Africa. While […]

Upstate Nursing Student Featured in People Magazine

April 25, 2014 at 1:35 pm

Spend at least 20 minutes with this USC Upstate nursing student and your whole outlook on life may change. At 22 years old, she’s already faced a life-changing battle and she’s shared her story in the most recent issue of […]

Kathy Fitzsimmons Joins Spartanburg Campus as Associate Dean for Nursing

July 2, 2014 at 9:20 am

Dr. Kathy Fitzsimmons has officially begun her tenure as the associate dean for Nursing on the Spartanburg campus. Fitzsimmons, a former faculty member at the Greenville campus, brings a wealth of knowledge and experience. Fitzsimmons earned her PhD in Nursing […]

Dr. Lynette Gibson Completes Fellowship at Summer Nursing Research Institute

July 28, 2014 at 9:04 am

Dr. Lynette M. Gibson, associate professor and director of research in Nursing, recently completed a fellowship at the Summer Nursing Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing Center for Health Equity Research. Gibson has been appointed to […]

New Degree Programs Offered This Fall at USC Upstate

July 30, 2014 at 9:20 am

New degree programs will begin fall semester at USC Upstate. The programs include a Bachelor of Arts degree in theater, Bachelor of Science degree for exercise and sport science, a minor in business and entrepreneurship, Bachelor of Arts degree in […]