USC Upstate News

Akulli to Lead Center of International Studies at USC Upstate

August 16, 2016 at 4:42 pm

Dr. Alexander Akulli has been named director of the Center for International Studies at the University of South Carolina Upstate. He began his duties on August 1. “Dr. Akulli brings 15 years of progressive and multidimensional experience in international higher […]

Peace Corps Prep Program Announcement, Reception Set for Wednesday, Sept. 7

August 22, 2016 at 10:26 am

Join the University of South Carolina Upstate to celebrate the launch of South Carolina’s first Peace Corps Prep Program at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7 in the Roel Pavillion. For more information, contact the Center for International Studies, 503-5661. Light […]

Peace Corps Prep Program Launches at USC Upstate

September 8, 2016 at 9:10 am

The Peace Corps and University of South Carolina Upstate announced a new partnership that will offer students a unique combination of undergraduate coursework and community service that prepares them for a career in international development. University of South Carolina Upstate […]

Dreamed of Studying in Italy? Here’s Your Chance

September 8, 2016 at 5:55 pm

An information session will be held for students interested in a study abroad trip to Italy during Summer 2017 will be held at noon Friday, Sept. 23 in Katie Hicks Visual Arts Center Room 116. Dr. Alex Akulli, director of […]

USC Upstate Offers 12 Foreign Languages in Evening Classes

January 17, 2012 at 3:22 pm

Are you planning leisure, study, or business travel abroad and you’d like a little language background before you go? Or maybe you have a New Year’s resolution to learn another language? USC Upstate’s six-week courses will provide a great introduction!

Celebrate National Foreign Language Week With Educator Workshop, March 16

March 12, 2012 at 8:50 am

Foreign Language teachers are once again invited back to campus for the annual Reflections Conference. This year’s theme is “Teaching to the Modes of Communication: Building 21st Century Literacy.”

Celebrate National Foreign Language Week With Jorge Zeballos, March 14

March 12, 2012 at 8:50 am

In celebration of National Foreign Language Week, USC Upstate welcomes Jorge Zeballos to speak on the topic of “A Language is a Terrible Thing to Waste.”

Theatre Students to Participate in London’s International Youth Arts Festival

April 4, 2012 at 12:20 pm

Leah James, Ashley McFadden, Anna–Elyse Lewis, Joelle Gwinn, Chris Smith, Ryan Barry, Patric Phillips, Chandler Crawford, Will Luther and Nick Whitworth will be staging the romantic comedy “Almost, Maine” at this year’s festival.

USC Upstate and Landshut University Sign Academic Exchange Agreement

May 2, 2012 at 2:00 pm

This agreement allows students at the two institutions to travel across the Atlantic to compete second bachelor of science degrees in business.

Colleen O'Brien Receives Prestigious Fulbright Award To Study In London

June 13, 2012 at 9:59 am

Dr. Colleen C. O’Brien, an assistant professor of Early American Literature at the University of South Carolina Upstate, has been awarded the Fulbright Research Chair in North American Studies at the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario Canada during […]