Opening Windows to Greater Understanding

June 14, 2016 at 9:42 am

Service-learning, by definition, is a method of teaching and learning that integrates student participation in organized service activities into credit-bearing courses. More often than not, the lessons learned have a far-reaching impact beyond the course description. Such is the case […]

Financial Counseling Sessions Available Wednesday, June 22

June 14, 2016 at 9:47 am

TIAA-CREF, a state optional retirement plan vendor, will be offering individual financial counseling sessions on Wednesday, June 22. Appointments are available from 9 a.m. -4 p.m. and will be held in the Human Resources Conference Room located in the Stockwell […]

Free Concert at Chapman Cultural Center, Sunday, June 19

June 15, 2016 at 9:10 am

Carolina musician Jeff Edwards will be the guest musical artist this Sunday, June 19, 2-4 p.m., at Chapman Cultural Center’s weekly Sundays Unplugged program. As a singer, songwriter, and guitarist Edwards’s music reflects the beauty and complexities of life with […]

Counseling Services Available

June 15, 2016 at 4:12 pm

On behalf of the USC Upstate family, our thoughts and prayers go out to all of the victims, their families and friends who were affected by the shooting in Orlando Sunday. We offer condolences to anyone in our community touched […]

Interim chancellor of USC Upstate named

June 15, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Mary Anne Fitzpatrick, University of South Carolina’s vice president for system planning, has been named interim chancellor of USC Upstate as the university continues the search for its next leader. University President Harris Pastides, who anticipates having a new chancellor […]

USC Upstate Grad Helped Create Magic at Shanghai Disneyland

June 16, 2016 at 8:55 am

As Disney opened Shanghai Disneyland Thursday, June 16, Jonathan Wiley was watching from Orlando, Fla. Knowing that he was part of creating the magic for this monumental day is exciting, he said. Wiley, who graduated in May 2015, began working […]

Upstate Places 145 Student-Athletes on ASUN Academic Honor Roll

June 20, 2016 at 8:09 am

Led by 13 student-athletes who posted a perfect 4.0 GPA for the year, USC Upstate placed 145 student-athletes on the ASUN Academic Honor Roll to highlight the department’s academic accomplishments in 2015-16. Upstate’s 145 academic honor roll selections mark the […]

Academic Outreach Camp Begins Week Two

June 20, 2016 at 8:54 am

Rising seniors participating in the Academic Outreach Camp this summer are heading in to week two of activities. From exploring manufacturing production processes and healthcare quality outcomes, to driving BMW’s high-performance final product, students are using both science and math […]

University of South Carolina Upstate Alumnus National, State Recognition

June 20, 2016 at 3:03 pm

Trevor T. Ivey ’06 was recently named a finalist for the national Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program and accepted into the 2017 Leadership South Carolina class, the oldest statewide leadership program. Ivey, an adjunct instructor in the School of […]

Child Advocacy Studies Program Awarded First CAST Higher Education Program of the Year Award

June 22, 2016 at 10:25 am

The Child Advocacy Studies program at the University of South Carolina Upstate was awarded the first Child Advocacy Studies (CAST) Higher Education Program of the Year Award by the Gundersen National Child Protection Training Center Violence Intervention and Prevention (VIP) Summit […]