Popplewell Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

February 22, 2018 at 4:09 pm

Austin, Texas – USC Upstate sophomore forward Riley Popplewell has been named to the College Sports Information Directors Association of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Team, the organization announced on Thursday. She is the first USC Upstate women’s basketball student-athlete to […]

Shoestring Players Shed Light with ‘Post-Electric’ Play

February 22, 2018 at 11:15 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Shoestring Players will present “Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play” from March 1-4 in the Humanities and Performing Arts Center at 170 Gramling Drive on campus. The play by Anne Washburn centers on a post-apocalyptic […]

Brighter Future Conference Speakers to Address Current Issues in Child Abuse Research, Prevention

February 21, 2018 at 4:22 pm

With Upstate South Carolina having the highest rates in the state of maltreatment reports, investigations, alternative responses and removal to foster care, the need for expert training in child welfare is crucial. For the ninth year, the University of South […]

USC Upstate Athletics to Host 2018 Sparty’s Ball, Auction on April 20, 2018

February 21, 2018 at 2:51 pm

Put on your dancing shoes as the University of South Carolina Upstate welcomes The Entertainers to campus for the 2018 Sparty’s Ball and Auction to benefit the Athletics Department on Friday, April 20, 2018. Sparty’s Ball and Auction will be […]

USC Upstate Softball Travels to Charlotte on Tuesday for Midweek Doubleheader

February 19, 2018 at 4:29 pm

The USC Upstate softball team hits the road for the second time this season as the Spartans travel to Charlotte, N.C. on Tuesday afternoon for a doubleheader against the Charlotte 49ers beginning at 2 p.m. from Phillips Softball Complex. USC […]

Cecchetti Named ASUN Softball Player of the Week

February 19, 2018 at 2:33 pm

USC Upstate junior catcher Elisa Cecchetti has been named the ASUN Softball Player of the Week following her performance on offense last weekend during five games at the Upstate Classic, it was announced this afternoon by the conference office. Cecchetti […]

Lecture Explores Religious Beliefs Brought by Slaves to New World

February 19, 2018 at 10:40 am

Among the millions of Africans brought to the New World as slaves were hundreds of thousands of Muslims who managed to keep their faith and religious beliefs, according to Dr. Sylviane Diouf, whose lecture “African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas” […]

Athletics: Don’t Miss These Games, Feb. 19-25

February 19, 2018 at 7:30 am

Catch our Spartan athletes in action this week: Monday, Feb. 19 — Women’s Golf at Amelia Island Collegiate; Women’s Basketball at North Florida at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20 — Women’s Golf at Amelia Island Collegiate; Softball at Charlotte at […]

Spartans Host Three Teams in Upstate Classic this Weekend

February 15, 2018 at 3:22 pm

The USC Upstate softball team begins the home portion of its 2018 season this weekend when it hosts the Fairfield Stags, Colgate Raiders and East Tennessee State Buccaneers in the Upstate Classic from Cyrill Stadium. Overall, USC Upstate will play […]

Forecasted Inclement Weather Forces Tennis Teams to Adjust Weekend Schedules

February 15, 2018 at 11:52 am

Due to forecasted inclement weather on Saturday, the USC Upstate men’s and women’s tennis teams have postponed their doubleheader against Queens and Campbell to Sunday, Feb. 18 at the USC Upstate Tennis Complex. The matches against Queens will begin at […]