USC Upstate News

McMillan, Henderson Honored with Excellence in Teaching, Advising Awards

June 20, 2017 at 12:23 pm

The USC Upstate Excellence in Teaching and Advising Award at USC Upstate recognizes sustained excellence in undergraduate instruction and academic advisement. Consistency in the quality of performance in the classroom and academic advisement are emphasized. Each year, two faculty members are honored […]

Academic Outreach Camp Accepting Applications for Two-Week Summer Program

March 6, 2017 at 12:15 pm

From exploring manufacturing production processes and healthcare quality outcomes, to driving high-performance BMWs, 30 rising high school seniors will have the opportunity to apply both science and math principles using Lean and Six Sigma tools to manufacturing and healthcare situations […]

University Honors First Graduates for Their Dedication

February 20, 2017 at 11:16 am

Students from the University of South Carolina Upstate’s inaugural class were lauded Thursday during a reunion luncheon for being pioneers who gambled their careers on an unproven nursing program. Twenty-four of the 36 members of the Class of 1969 gathered […]

Scholarship Will Help USC Upstate Student Pursue Her Dream Career In Nursing

February 3, 2017 at 10:53 am

A University of South Carolina Upstate student with years of experience on the university’s staff may now find it a little easier to pursue her dream of becoming a nurse. Karen Thomas, who has worked on campus as an administrative […]

Spartanburg County Medical Society Awards Scholarship

December 7, 2016 at 9:49 am

The Spartanburg County Medical Society honored University of South Carolina Upstate nursing student Kayla McAvoy at its annual Holiday Gala at the Piedmont Club. McAvoy is a recipient of the Spartanburg County Medical Society Nursing Scholarship at USC Upstate. The […]

First Two Graduate Students Pass Clinical Nurse Leader Exam

December 2, 2016 at 4:56 pm

Congratulations to Kathy Nelson, left, and Ryan Howard, right, our first two graduate students to receive the Master’s of Science in Nursing and who passed the Clinical Nurse Leader exam today!

Nursing Faculty Member Publishes “Menopause, Rurality and Obesity in Rural African American Women”

October 18, 2016 at 10:09 am

In the U.S., one in every eight deaths is due to an obesity-related chronic health condition (ORCHC). More than half of African American women (AAW) 20 years old or older are obese or morbidly obese, as are 63% of menopausal […]

Mary Black School of Nursing’s Monique Jones Receives Jonas Scholarship

September 19, 2016 at 8:44 am

Congratulations to Monique Jones, a faculty member in the Mary Black School of Nursing, who has been named a 2016-17 Jonas Scholarship. Jones currently is attending the Georgia Baptist College of Nursing at Mercer University in Atlanta, Ga., and is […]

Nursing Alumni Invited to Ecuador, May 18-28, 2012

February 6, 2012 at 4:18 pm

Through visits to private, public and government healthcare systems – and even a jungle hospital – participants will not only fulfill CEU requirements, but will also appreciate and understand serving health care needs, from major metropolitan areas like Quito, to remote areas like Shell.

Hindman Accepted Into BioMedical Informatics Fellowship Program

March 7, 2012 at 8:00 am

Dr. Margaret Hindman, assistant professor of nursing and director of the Joint Center for Nursing Research and Scholarship at USC Upstate, has been accepted to the Fall 2012 BioMedical Informatics Fellowship program sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and the National Library of Medicine.