USC Upstate News

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 […]

Nia Payne ′17 Awarded Prestigious Congress-Bundestag Fellowship to Study and Work for one Year in Germany

October 17, 2018 at 1:16 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  Nia Payne, a 2017 graduate of the University of South Carolina Upstate, is one of 75 Americans selected to participate in the 2018-2019 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) for Young Professionals, a year-long fellowship for study and work […]

Carl Gombert Exhibit, Radiant Geometry, Opens at Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery

October 17, 2018 at 10:01 am

Spartanburg, S.C. –  The Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery, sponsored by the University of South Carolina Upstate, is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition by Carl Gombert.  “Radiant Geometry” opens November 2 and continues to December 7. […]

CreativeSoul Exhibit, Empowerment Through the Lens of AfroArt, Opens at UPSTATE Gallery on Main

October 17, 2018 at 9:55 am

Spartanburg, S.C. –  UPSTATE Gallery on Main, sponsored by the University of South Carolina Upstate, is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition by Atlanta-based CreativeSoul Photography.  “Empowerment Through the Lens of AfroArt” opens November 8 and continues […]

Mills Receives Prestigious Board Appointments

October 17, 2018 at 9:42 am

Spartanburg, S.C. –  Stacey D. Mills ′03, executive director of the Greenville Campus at the University of South Carolina Upstate, recently received two prestigious board appointments. Mills was appointed to the Greenville Health Authority Board of Trustees where he joins […]

USC Upstate’s David Damrel Receives Second Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award

October 12, 2018 at 9:44 am

Spartanburg, S.C. – Dr. David Damrel, associate professor of religion at the University of South Carolina Upstate, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program assignment to Sri Lanka in Comparative Religion. He will travel to Sri Lanka in January. The […]