Campus Joins in Holiday-Season Giving with Annual Angel Tree

November 14, 2017 at 10:54 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate community is once again working to ensure that local foster children will awaken Christmas morning to plenty of presents under their Christmas trees. USC Upstate began its Angel Tree program in 1995, when the […]

Lister’s Name to Grace University’s Gateway Interchange

November 10, 2017 at 11:57 am

A ceremony to announce the naming of the Interstate-585/East Campus Boulevard interchange in honor of prominent local attorney Toney J. Lister was held on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, in the lobby of the John C. Stockwell Administration Building on the […]

USC Upstate Back To Normal Operations After Temporary Lockdown

November 7, 2017 at 5:58 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is back to normal operations after its Department of Public Safety placed the 330-acre campus on temporary lockdown due to a reported shooting at Campus Edge Apartments, a privately owned complex that is adjacent […]

History Professor Steps in front of Cameras for British Documentary

November 7, 2017 at 5:36 pm

Dr. Carmen Harris says she was so surprised to receive an email asking for her help on a British documentary that before she responded, she checked to make sure it was on the level. After confirming it was legit, the […]

University Announces New Chief Diversity Officer

November 7, 2017 at 12:24 pm

Alphonso “Al” Atkins Jr. became chief diversity officer and special assistant to the chancellor for equity and inclusion on Nov. 1. He replaces Dr. Warren Carson, who is retiring after 30 years at the University of South Carolina Upstate. Atkins […]

Veterans Day Observance to Feature Keynote by History Professor & Retired Colonel

November 7, 2017 at 10:45 am

The Student Veteran Organization at the University of South Carolina Upstate is spearheading a campus event to honor vets at Veterans Day, and the group’s leadership hopes to have a large contingent of veterans in attendance, if not to recognize […]

USC Upstate Welcomes Two-Year Visitor from China

November 7, 2017 at 10:06 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate is working to help both students and the community gain valuable insights into one of the United States’ most powerful trade partners and economic allies: China. Through a partnership with the Confucius Institute of […]

USC Upstate Faculty Member Stands Conference Presentations on Their Ear

October 31, 2017 at 4:43 pm

Educators know the phrase “technology in the classroom,” but at a recent technology conference, a presenter from the University of South Carolina Upstate turned the typical tech talk – sideways. Michael Lampe, an instructional design specialist in the Department of […]

Group Helps Local Entrepreneurs Connect with Business Leaders

October 30, 2017 at 3:43 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate sponsors a group that began monthly meetings in September, with the goal of giving entrepreneurs with bright ideas access to business leaders who can help them turn those ideas into reality. Over coffee. Lots […]

Upstate Basketball to Host Midnight Madness on Nov. 2

October 29, 2017 at 7:43 pm

With the start of the regular season just around the corner, the USC Upstate men’s and women’s basketball teams will celebrate by hosting Midnight Madness on Thursday, Nov. 2 at 9 p.m. from the G.B. Hodge Center. Doors will open […]