USC Upstate News

Gearing Up Workshop Set for Wednesday, Aug. 10

August 5, 2016 at 8:18 am

The Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning is preparing for the annual “Gearing-Up Workshop: Teaching and Learning at USC Upstate” from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10. This workshop will include presentations on support services and programs […]

Planning for Your Retirement? Don't Miss This Workshop

January 6, 2014 at 8:00 am

In today’s economy, making money last throughout retirement can be a challenge. The University of South Carolina Upstate Continuing Education Division is offering an educational course to help retirees “Rejuvenate Your Retirement.” The course is designed to help retirees, or […]

Special Topics in Public Health Class Engaging Students in Cyberspace

January 22, 2014 at 1:08 pm

Distance Education is changing the way students learn through USC Upstate. “Students can do it on their time, when they can concentrate on the subject more,” said Dr. Kathleen Brady, vice chancellor for institutional research and teaches Special Topics in […]

Upstate Research Symposium Extends Deadline

February 5, 2014 at 4:57 pm

The deadline to submit papers for consideration as poster or oral presentations at the 10th annual South Carolina Upstate Research Symposium has been extended  until Feb. 28. Mark your calendars! The Tenth Annual SC Upstate Research Symposium will be held […]

CTE Workshop Scheduled For Feb. 12

February 9, 2014 at 1:00 pm

The Center for Teaching Excellence will present “Effective Practices in Online Learning” from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 in the Media 238. Dr. Laurie Hillstock will be the facilitator for the program.

Building an Accessible Future for USC Upstate Workshop Planned for Feb. 21

February 16, 2014 at 1:30 pm

Want to help make USC Upstate more accessible to all people? This workshop, to be held from 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 21 in the HEC’s J M Smith Board Room, is designed to provide individuals with practical approaches to […]

Call for Proposals for QEP Technology Symposium

February 16, 2014 at 4:30 pm

Proposals for the 2nd annual QEP Technology Symposium are being sought. The workshop, “Stocking Your Digital Toolbox for Teaching and Learning,” will be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 14-15. The deadline to submit proposals is 5 p.m. March […]

Learn to Enhance Your Online Lectures, Face-to-Face Classes Feb. 27

February 23, 2014 at 1:30 pm

The Center for Teaching Excellence will present a program, “Tools for Enhancing Lecturing in Your Online and Face-To-Face Classes.” Lectures can play a significant role inside and outside the classroom.  By using video tools, you can enhance and create lectures […]

Strategies for Motivating, Retaining Distance Learners, March 26

March 24, 2014 at 10:41 am

The next Lessons on Learning event is planned for March 26, 2014. This week’s topic is “Strategies for Motivating and Retaining Distance Learners.” The program, led by Dr. Laurie Hillstock, director of Distance Learning, will begin at noon. Join the […]

Gearing Up Workshop Planned for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13

August 10, 2014 at 5:00 pm

Teaching and Learning Conversations with the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning will host a Gearing Up workshop from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13 in Media 238. Featured topics include: Who Are Our Learners? — Susannah […]