USC Upstate News

Thirty-Five Students Win $50,000 in Scholarships through the Loomer-Mortenson Scholarship Program

August 6, 2019 at 7:15 pm

Outlet Name: Markets Insider …of Illinois Inc., Springfield, IllinoisJared P. Coccia University of South Carolina – Upstate Parent employed by Williams & Fudge Inc., Rock…

Graduates earn 1,289 degrees, certificates from the University of South Carolina-Upstate

August 10, 2019 at 3:33 pm

Outlet Name: Palmetto Business Daily …of the 1,289 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of South Carolina-Upstate in 2017-18 were to students in health professions…

Mike McGuire Announced as New Head Baseball Coach

June 27, 2019 at 3:19 pm
Mike McGuire and Daniel Feig

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce that Mike McGuire will serve as the fourth head coach of the Spartans baseball program. McGuire joins USC Upstate after seven seasons as head coach of the NCAA Division I […]

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 Hires John Fray as Associate Athletic Director of Development

March 7, 2019 at 3:51 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to announce it has hired John Fray as its associate athletic director of development. In this role, Fray will be responsible for the oversight of fundraising for USC Upstate Athletics. “Having a […]