Category Archive: Campus News

USC Upstate Performs A Midsummer Night’s Dream

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Katie Casteel Staff Writer The USC Upstate Shoestring Players put a 1940s twist on a classic Shakespeare comedy, as they performed their first play of the school year “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” The… Continue reading

The Future of College Tuition

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Ira Pace Editor in Chief With the recent announcement that Converse College in Spartanburg, S.C. reset its tuition to $16,000, many students turn their eyes to their own colleges hoping to regain a… Continue reading

Being Sparty is… Cool?

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Aaron J. Pellot Sports Writer On September 19, 2013, USC Upstate held its first tryouts in two years, for Sparty, the mascot of the university.  Sparty, the Spartan warrior, is known to show… Continue reading

What is the IDS Major?

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Regina Ramicone Staff Writer Q&A with Dr. McDougal  The Center for Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) at USC Upstate offers the bachelor of arts and the bachelor of science degrees in interdisciplinary studies.   What… Continue reading

Safety on Campus

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No student ever wants to feel like they are unsafe on a college campus.  Campus is a place for learning, relaxing, and living. On September 8, two students were robbed at gun and… Continue reading

What Can ITS Do for You?

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Katie Casteel Staff Writer With technology becoming more essential in today’s society, students are starting to own more mobile devices and learning about different software for computers. Oftentimes, students and faculty will run… Continue reading