USC Upstate News

Connors to Receive Helminthological Society of Washington’s Anniversary Award

October 2, 2018 at 12:23 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – Dr. Vincent A. Connors, professor of biology at the University of South Carolina Upstate and executive editor of “Comparative Parasitology,” is this year’s recipient of the Helminthological Society of Washington’s Anniversary Award.  He will receive the award […]

USC Upstate Students Get Up-Close Look at the Election Process Serving as Poll Workers

October 1, 2018 at 5:13 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – University of South Carolina Upstate students enrolled in Dr. Lizabeth Zack’s political sociology class will get an up-close look at the election process when they work the election polls throughout Spartanburg County on Tuesday, Nov. 6.  “The […]

USC Upstate’s Wells Fargo Speaker Series to Feature the Hotel Industry

October 1, 2018 at 4:48 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – The George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics at the University of South Carolina Upstate will host Scott Taber, senior vice president of rooms for the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, as part of its […]

USC Upstate to Host More Than 120 Teacher Cadets and the 2019 South Carolina Teacher of the Year

September 27, 2018 at 12:21 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – More than 120 high school students who are interested in pursuing a career in teaching will attend “Teacher Cadet Day” at the University of South Carolina Upstate on Friday, Sept. 28. The School of Education, Human Performance, […]

USC Upstate Commercial Music Program Announces Fall 2018 Concerts

September 26, 2018 at 12:52 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – The Commercial Music program at the University of South Carolina Upstate will perform four concerts this fall.  A Grant Green Tribute Concert will be peformed on Thursday, Oct. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. This […]

Award-Winning Author David Joy to Visit USC Upstate to Discuss His Latest Novel “The Weight of This World”

September 19, 2018 at 4:14 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  Award-winning author David Joy will visit the University of South Carolina Upstate on Tuesday, Sept. 25, where he will deliver the keynote address for the Preface First-Year Reading Program at 6 p.m. in the Sansbury Campus Life […]

USC Artist Bob Wertz Uses Shirts to Postpone “Creative Extinction”

September 13, 2018 at 4:18 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  The Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery at the University of South Carolina Upstate is pleased to present “Designasaur,” an exhibition of shirts by Bob Wertz. Wertz, who serves as associate director of visual branding at the University […]

USC Upstate to Host Three-Day Art Event Featuring Brooklyn’s Art Library Mobile Sketchbook Truck

September 10, 2018 at 4:17 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  The Brooklyn Art Library’s Mobile Sketchbook Truck will roll into town next week, creating a three-day art event that is sure to inspire creative people of all ages, from all walks of life. The Sketchbook Project is […]

USC Upstate Ranked No. 2 Among Southern Regional Public Colleges by U.S. News & World Report

September 10, 2018 at 3:39 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – The University of South Carolina Upstate once again ranks at No. 2 among Southern Regional Public Colleges, according to new rankings just released by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, in its list of Best Regional Colleges, […]

USC Upstate to Host “Legal Decisions Facing Entrepreneurs: IP (intellectual property) Trademarks, and Service Marks”

September 10, 2018 at 8:48 am

Spartanburg, S.C. –  The GreenHouse Business Incubator at USC Upstate’s Johnson College of Business and Economics will host G. Hubbard Smalls for a seminar entitled, “Legal Decisions Facing Entrepreneurs: IP (intellectual property) Trademarks, and Service Marks.” The lecture will be […]