Rocktoberfest: Another CAB Hit

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Ira Pace Editor-in-Chief Hundreds of USC Upstate students filled the lower and upper parking lots near the Child Development Center on campus, and everyone was enjoyed their break from studying. Smells of funnel… Continue reading

A Sit Down with USC Upstate Interim Athletic Director Lee Fowler

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On May 20, 2013, USC Upstate named Lee Fowler as its interim athletic director. He officially became the athletic director on Oct. 5. Fowler, who most recently was the director of basketball operations… Continue reading

26th Annual International Festival

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Evan Plumley Staff Writer Students from from local colleges and universities  had the chance to witness the distant world in their “backyard.” On Oct. 5, Spartanburg held its 26th annual International Festival at… Continue reading

Sex, Money, and College Football

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Aaron Pellot Sports Writer In the beginning of September, Sports Illustrated launched the first of a five part series labeled “The Dirty Game”. The story covers Oklahoma State University’s football program from 2000-2011,… 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