USC Upstate News

French, Francophone Film Festival Set for Thursdays in March

February 22, 2016 at 8:00 am

The 3rd annual French and Francophone Film Festival will be held at USC Upstate as part of Upstate International Month. The festival will feature films French and francophone films from through the world from 4 – 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, March […]

Lecture on "Race, Gender and Toxicity in the Gaming Culture," March 2

February 29, 2016 at 10:44 am

Dr. Kishonna L. Gray is giving a talk on “Race, Gender, and Toxicity in the Gaming Culture” from 6 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 2 in the Sansbury Campus Life Center Ballroom. Dr. Gray is an assistant professor in the […]

USC Upstate Participates in Political Conversation

February 29, 2016 at 10:51 am

USC Upstate’s Tashfia Hasan recently wrote about how students are being engaged in the political process for an article published by The Center For Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement. Read her thoughts about the political visits at […]

World Language Conversation Tables, Tuesday, March 1

February 29, 2016 at 11:02 am

Join us Tuesday, March 1 on the outdoor patio of Jazzman’s Cafe for World Language Conversation Tables. Meet your friends from 12 -2 p.m. and join in conversations in Spanish, German and French. Or you can start your own discussion […]

French, Francophone Film Festival Begins Thursday, March 3

March 1, 2016 at 9:01 am

The 3rd annual French and Francophone Film Festival will be held at USC Upstate as part of Upstate International Month. The festival will feature films French and francophone films from through the world from 4 – 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, March […]

OSLCE Spotlight: Answering the "What If" Question

March 11, 2016 at 6:05 pm

It began as part of the Spanish 311 translation class in 2013. Maria Monteso, a full-time instructor in the Languages, Literature and Composition Department, believed providing her students with a practical way to demonstrate the value of translated documents would […]

Two New Gardens Named at USC Upstate’s Arboretum

March 11, 2016 at 6:35 pm

Donations by Andrea and Greg Shurburtt and P. Kathryn “Katie” Hicks and her husband Dr. Larry Roël to the Susan Jacobs Arboretum at the University of South Carolina Upstate have provided for two newly named gardens that will further enhance […]

RESCHEDULED: An Evening With Carl Safina, Author of "Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel

March 14, 2016 at 10:22 am

Have you ever wondered what animals think and feel? It’s easy to see that our animals love us, but what is really going on in their heads? The University of South Carolina Upstate, WaterRock Institute and Wofford College will host […]

USC Upstate to Host 12th Annual Regional Spelling Bee on March 19

March 14, 2016 at 5:07 pm

More than 80 students from Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union Counties will take to the stage at the University of South Carolina Upstate on Saturday, March 19 at 10:30 a.m. to vie for the title of Regional Spelling Bee Champion and […]

Hear Some Great Jazz Thursday, March 17 at Blues Boulevard

March 17, 2016 at 9:37 am

The Music Stand at Blues Boulevard, 99 S. Church St, Spartanburg, will feature performances from USC Upstate’s Jazz Combo, Guitar Ensemble, and Commercial Music Combos 7 p.m. TONIGHT. The Guitar Ensemble will perform jazz and contemporary popular music, and the […]