USC Upstate News

How Does Summer in London Sound?

September 24, 2012 at 4:50 pm

No, it’s not too early to think about what you’ll do next summer. Plans are underway for the Summer II semester in London. Drop by the HPAC lobby to sign up for more details about the five-week trip.

Spanish Film Club Presents “Lope”

September 28, 2012 at 2:04 pm

Andrucha Waddington brings famed Spanish playwright Lope de Vega’s passionate life to the screen, in the first movie of the Spanish Film Club series, airing Tuesday, Oct. 2 in Tukey Theater.

Spanish Film Club Presents “Chico & Rita”

October 5, 2012 at 2:09 pm

Join the Spanish Film Club for this free screening of an animated love story starring the music, culture and people of Cuba on Tuesday, October 9 in Tukey Theater.

What Does Happiness Have To Do With Politics?

October 8, 2012 at 11:53 am

What makes people happy? Does government play a role in the happiness of its people? These are interesting questions that Allison Pingley, assistant professor of political science, will examine with a group of students next summer in her Culture and Politics in Europe class as they take a Baltic cruise.

Spanish Film Club Presents "Even the Rain"

October 12, 2012 at 2:13 pm

A filmmaker and his producer arrive in Bolivia to make a film about Columbus’s voyage to the New World and the subjugation of the indigenous population. It doesn’t go as planned. Enjoy a free screening at Tukey on Oct. 16.

USC Upstate Offers Foreign Languages in Evening Classes

October 18, 2012 at 9:11 am

The World Languages Institute will offer instruction in eight foreign languages this fall in non-credit, evening courses, starting the week of Oct. 22 . The deadline to register has been extended to Friday, Oct. 19.

Zack Receives American Sociological Association Grant

October 18, 2012 at 9:29 am

Lizabeth Zack was awarded a grant from the American Sociological Association’s Fund for the Advancement of the Discipline. The grant provides ‘seed money’ for innovative research projects that challenge the discipline. She will use the funds to conduct research on […]

Spanish Film Series Presents “The Fish Child”

October 19, 2012 at 2:19 pm

Two young women from different socio-economic backgrounds fall in love and plot to leave Argentina for Paraguay so they can be together. One escapes, learns about her lover’s past and a secret is revealed. Tuesday, Oct. 23 in Tukey Theater.

Spanish Film Series Presents “Post Mortem”

October 26, 2012 at 2:36 pm

Alfredo Castro is a coroner’s assistant who, while obsessively wooing an erotic dancer, is caught in the midst of a cataclysmic event – and finds himself with a rapidly expanding game plan. Join us for this morbidly comic drama on October 30 in Tukey Theater.

USC Upstate’s Business Students to Host Two Forums: Advanced Manufacturing and International Trade

November 1, 2012 at 2:56 pm

The free forums will be held Nov. 5 and 12 respectively and will be of great interest to the manufacturing and trade sectors, as well as the Upstate business community.