New AD Welcomed to USC Upstate During Introductory Press Conference

July 6, 2017 at 4:14 pm

University of South Carolina Upstate chancellor Dr. Brendan B. Kelly introduced incoming athletics director Julio Freire as someone who “captures the spirit of who we are trying to be in Spartan athletics.” Freire, whose hiring was announced July 3, will […]

USC Upstate Introduces Julio Freire as Athletic Director Thursday, July 6, 2017

July 3, 2017 at 5:38 pm

Please join us Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. in the G.B. Hodge Center Arena as the University of South Carolina Upstate formally introduces Julio Freire as athletic director and vice chancellor for Intercollegiate Athletics. Freire, former deputy athletic […]

USC Upstate Hires Chief Philanthropic Officer

June 30, 2017 at 8:43 am

Dr. Meredith N. Brunen joins the University of South Carolina Upstate on July 3 as the Vice Chancellor for University Advancement, where she serves as the chief philanthropic officer and executive director of the University of South Carolina Upstate Foundation. […]

Whitney Named Collegiate Summer Baseball National Pitcher of the Week

June 29, 2017 at 5:09 pm

USC Upstate rising senior Blake Whitney has been named the Collegiate Summer Baseball National Pitcher of the Week, it was announced Wednesday. Pitching for the North Adams (Mass.) SteepleCats of the NECBL (New England Collegiate Baseball League), Whitney scattered two […]

Educators Learn to Uncover Root Causes of Inappropriate Classroom Behavior

June 29, 2017 at 1:43 pm

It’s an all-too-common scene played out in classrooms across the country: A student comes to class without his or her homework, and the teacher responds by giving the student a zero on the assignment. At lunch, the same student is […]

Carolina Collegiate Federal Credit Union Hours Adjusted

June 26, 2017 at 8:33 am

The Carolina Collegiate Federal Credit Union will close at 2:30 p.m. today/Monday, June 26, 2017 and reopen on Wednesday, June 28. The office also will be closed during the week of July 3. It will reopen on Monday, July 10. […]

Students Focus Creative Efforts on Latest Album and the Arts

June 23, 2017 at 11:20 am

Meg & Co., a quartet of students from the University of South Carolina Upstate, has just dropped an LP of original songs and covers with influences from David Bowie to Stevie Wonder. The recently released “The Spider Room” is available […]

Shubert Selected to 2017 ASUN Spring Winners for Life Team

June 22, 2017 at 3:03 pm

Former USC Upstate softball pitcher Lexi Shubert was recognized by the ASUN Conference on Thursday as part of its 2017 Spring Winners for Life Team honoring those who display excellence on and off the playing surface, the league office announced. […]

Upstate Places 158 Student-Athletes on 2016-17 ASUN Academic Honor Roll

June 21, 2017 at 4:03 pm

Led by 12 student-athletes who posted a perfect 4.0 GPA for the year, USC Upstate placed 158 student-athletes on the ASUN Academic Honor Roll to highlight the department’s academic accomplishments during the 2016-17 academic year, the conference announced today. Upstate’s […]

Mother of Car-Wreck Victim Hopes Book will Inspire Others to ‘Just Finish the Race’

June 21, 2017 at 2:29 pm

Dealing with the pain and anger surrounding the death of her mother, University of South Carolina Upstate student Morgan Cierra Lipsey turned to a slender book, written and published by USC Upstate alumna Laurie Lee ’04, about her own journey […]