University Earns Recognition for Students’ Election Day Participation

November 21, 2017 at 12:15 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate recently earned a silver seal award from the All In Campus Democracy Challenge for having a student-voter rate of between 60 percent and 69 percent. The national awards program recognizes colleges and universities for […]

Upstate Set to Hold Annual Gobble Your Giblets Run

November 17, 2017 at 9:37 am

The USC Upstate cross country and track & field programs are set to host their annual Gobble Your Giblets 5K Run which will be held on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23. The yearly event helps raise money for both programs along […]

Local Orchestra to Premiere USC Upstate Music Professor’s “French Press”

November 16, 2017 at 2:49 pm

The Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra on Friday, Nov. 17, will premier “French Press,” a work by Dr. Nolan Stolz, music professor at the University of South Carolina Upstate. The concert will be at the Chapman Cultural Center; doors open at 5:30 […]

Big South Conference Extends Invitation to USC Upstate

November 15, 2017 at 2:40 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate was extended an invitation to join the Big South Conference on Tuesday and its membership is pending the approval of the USC Board of Trustees, which meets on December 19. “I could not be […]

University Troupe Examines Shakespeare’s Views on Love

November 15, 2017 at 1:29 pm

What’s love got to do with it? Plenty, when you’re referring to the works of the Bard of Avon. The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Shoestring Players will examine many of William Shakespeare’s takes on love in “Midnight Pillow: Shakespeare […]

Cooking Demonstration Brings Civil War History to Life

November 15, 2017 at 11:17 am

Civil War history brought to life! Students in Dr. Andy Myers History of American Studies class recently prepared and ate a meal similar to what soldiers would have eaten during the Civil War. Here what our students thought about the […]

Local American Legion Auxiliary’s History has Home at USC Upstate

November 14, 2017 at 1:52 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate might be only 50 years old, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have an eye on preserving history for all to learn from and enjoy. The USC Upstate Library Archives and Special Collections has […]

USC Upstate Signs Agreement with Anglia Ruskin University That Expands International Engagement

November 14, 2017 at 11:33 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate has long been committed to providing opportunities for students to gain and enhance international skills needed to enter and advance in an increasingly international and diverse local economy through study and service learning abroad. […]

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 […]