USC Upstate News

Eboni Harris Selected as Johnson & Johnson Minority Faculty Scholar

September 29, 2014 at 11:17 am

USC Upstate Mary Black School of Nursing’s Eboni Harris of Simpsonville has been named a Johnson & Johnson American Association of Colleges of Nursing Minority Faculty Scholar. Harris is one of five individuals selected through a national scholarship program funded […]

Dr. Lynette Gibson Receives Susan Eison Spirit Award

November 9, 2014 at 8:00 am

Dr. Lynette Gibson, director of research in the Mary Black School of Nursing, received the Susan Eison Spirit Award on Saturday, November 8 at the American Cancer Society Black & White Ball in Greenville. This award was created as a […]

USC Upstate Nursing Graduate Talks to Herald-Journal About Treating Ebola Patients

November 11, 2014 at 8:30 am

GREENVILLE – A graduate of the University of South Carolina Upstate’s Mary Black School of Nursing volunteered for one of the biggest assignments in her career. Jodi Siddens of Greer cared for the country’s first two Ebola patients and told […]

Student Life Sponsors Martin Luther King, Jr., Essay Contest

December 8, 2014 at 9:13 am

In honor of Dr. King’s birthday, the University Of South Carolina Upstate Office Of Student Life is sponsoring an essay contest to commemorate the “I Have a Dream” speech. On August 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King delivered his prolific […]

Herald-Journal Shares USC Upstate Graduate Stephanie Lipscomb's Story

December 17, 2014 at 2:00 pm

USC Upstate students graduating from the Mary Black School of Nursing Tuesday received a special pin and accolades for leadership, clinical performance and academics. Graduate Stephanie Lipscomb, with a “60 Minutes” crew in tow, was celebrated for just being there, […]

Mary Black School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony Photo Gallery

December 18, 2014 at 3:57 pm

On Tuesday, December 16, 2014, the Mary Black School of Nursing held a Pinning Ceremony for December graduates. Visit gallery. During the ceremony, 93 students who had completed the requirements to receive their Bachelor of Science in Nursing were recognized. […]

Funeral Arrangements Announced for Nursing Student Anna Long

April 7, 2015 at 5:21 pm

Funeral services for Anna Elizabeth Long, 20, of Clover, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 9, 2015 at Bethel Presbyterian Church (Highway 557, Clover, SC) with the Rev. John Gess officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. […]

Three Greenville Campus Students Elected to Leadership Positions

April 12, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Three Greenville Campus students were elected to leadership positions with the Student Nurses’ Association of South Carolina (SNA-SC) during the organization’s fall conference. Daniel Lennon is serving as vice president, and Barbara Wall is treasurer. Jeris Nichols is serving as […]

Memorial Service for Anna Long Scheduled for Today, April 13

April 13, 2015 at 9:25 am

A memorial service for Anna Elizabeth Long, 20, a junior nursing student at USC Upstate’s Mary Black School of Nursing, will be held at 6 tonight, April 13, in the University Readiness Center. This event is open to to all. […]

Students Remember Nursing Student Anna Long

April 14, 2015 at 9:39 am

Nearly 100 friends and family gathered Monday night to pay tribute to a young nursing student who died suddenly April 6. Click here to watch the full story.