USC Upstate News

Artist gifts second monumental sculpture to USC Upstate

January 3, 2019 at 11:13 am

A prize-winning sculpture will be a permanent fixture at the University of South Carolina Upstate. Atlanta-based artist Scott Strader has gifted his work “Tear of Illian” to the university, his second contribution to USC Upstate following his gift this past […]

USC Upstate to Expand Biomedical Research Program With Membership in SC INBRE

December 14, 2018 at 12:38 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate has been invited to be a member of the South Carolina IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (SC INBRE) as a Primarily Undergraduate Institution. As part of the application process, they detailed plans for […]

USC Upstate Ranked No. 12 Among Baccalaureate Colleges Nationwide by Washington Monthly Magazine

December 7, 2018 at 11:22 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate is the best baccalaureate college in the Palmetto State, according to Washington Monthly magazine. USC Upstate was ranked No. 12 (out of 249) on the magazine’s 2018 list of the nation’s top undergraduate institutions, […]

“Persistence” to Open at Curtis R. Harley Gallery

December 6, 2018 at 11:05 am

Curtis R. Harley Gallery, sponsored by the University of South Carolina Upstate, is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition by Columbia-based artist, Mana Hewitt. “Persistence” will open January 11 and continue through February 15. A public reception […]

USC Upstate to Host Annual Arbor Day Celebration

December 5, 2018 at 4:54 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate will host its annual Arbor Day celebration with First Lady Tressa Kelly, Ph.D., and a program that will feature Jane Allen Nodine, director of the USC Upstate Gallery and award-winning horticulturist and author Bob […]

USC Upstate Announces $1.6 Million Philanthropic Gift

November 15, 2018 at 12:02 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate has announced a new $1.6 million gift that honors the legacy of the late Barbara Hastings, Ph.D., who served for more than 20 years as a professor in the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College […]

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 […]

Johnson Innovation Speaker Series Features Zipcar’s Robin Chase

November 2, 2018 at 10:14 am

  One of the world’s most prominent entrepreneurs told a group of University of South Carolina Upstate students and Spartanburg business leaders there has been a paradigm shift in the global economy. Robin Chase, founder and former CEO of transportation […]

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, […]

Madeline Church Buono ′15 Thrives at the U.S. Naval Hospital, Naples

October 17, 2018 at 3:39 pm

  Spartanburg, S.C. — Madeline Church Buono had never lived more than two hours away from her Spartanburg home. When her husband Kirk was deployed to Afghanistan, he received orders that they would be moving to Naples, Italy. With a […]