Brendan Brundage, Jordan Miller Named to MCL All-Star Team

July 11, 2016 at 9:31 am

Chicago, Ill. – USC Upstate rising sophomore Brendan Brundage and rising senior Jordan Miller were named to the 2016 Midwest Collegiate League All-Star team, the league announced recently. Brundage and Miller are both members of the Joliet Admirals and will […]

Free Health Screenings for State Health Plan Subscribers

July 11, 2016 at 10:26 am

The South Carolina Public Employee Benefit Authority is offering comprehensive health screenings at USC Upstate Health Services now through December 16, 2016. This screening, a $300 value in many healthcare settings, is FREE in 2016 for employees, retirees, and their […]

Help Needed for Upcoming Civility Week Event

July 11, 2016 at 11:01 am

As a part of this year’s Civility Week activities, a panel is being assembled to discuss microaggressions. Two faculty, two staff, and two students are needed to participate on the panel to be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, September 20. […]

Teenage Pianists to Wow Spartanburg Audience

July 11, 2016 at 11:01 am

Two of Western North Carolina’s most celebrated and gifted young pianists — Christopher Tavernier, 15, and Nolan Anthony, 16 — will present a concert of some of history’s most familiar and dramatic solos Aug. 27, 7-9 p.m. at Chapman Cultural Center. […]

Seats Available for Session: Caring for Your Aging Parents

July 11, 2016 at 4:01 pm

Do you feel overwhelmed caring for your aging parents? You aren’t alone. Join us from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 13 in the Rampey Center as we talk with Susan Culbreth, manager of the Case Management Department at Spartanburg […]

Spartanburg Water Announces Water Matters Citizens’ Academy

July 12, 2016 at 10:19 am

Spartanburg Water will offer its second Water Matters Citizens’ Academy beginning in the fall. The first class will be held Tuesday, Sept. 27 and will continue for six consecutive Tuesdays, plus a Saturday field trip to view our facilities, as […]

Harnessing the power of advertising for a good cause

July 12, 2016 at 4:34 pm

Service-Learning is much more than community service. Oftentimes, these courses are the catalyst for creating an inquisitive fire in students that helps them connect the material they are learning in the classroom with real world scenarios where they can improve […]

Brock Adams Wins SC First Novel Prize, Thomas McConnell and Erika Pertell Named Finalists

July 13, 2016 at 8:40 am

Congratulations to USC Upstate’s Brock Adams who was recognized recently by the South Carolina Arts Commission and Hub City Press of Spartanburg as the winner of the 2016 South Carolina First Novel Competition. Named as finalists in the competition were […]

USC Upstate Alumna Amanda Blackwell ’07 Invests in Inman

July 13, 2016 at 9:05 am

Congratulations to USC Upstate alumna Amanda Blackwell who is moving her business, Pink The Beauty Boutique, to downtown Inman. Blackwell opened her salon in Boiling Springs four years ago and said her business has thrived. She and her husband, Gabriel, […]

Upstate Graduate Tobias Pinson ’15 Joins Women’s Basketball Staff

July 14, 2016 at 1:08 pm

USC Upstate women’s basketball coach Tammy George has announced the addition of Tobias Pinson to the women’s basketball coaching staff. Pinson, a 2015 Upstate graduate, returns to Spartanburg after spending the 2015-16 season as a graduate assistant at Walsh University. […]