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Advancing the Metropolitan Mission

Advancing the Metropolitan Mission Regional comprehensive universities have a specific institutional role to play on the landscape of higher education.  A core part of the mission of institutions like the University of South Carolina Upstate’s is a responsibility to partner with, and work to improve, our surrounding communities.   Dubbed the USC Upstate metropolitan mission, we… Read More »

First 100 days in Germany – Landshut through the American Eye

Article taken from E-MAGAZIN FAKULTÄT BETRIEBSWIRTSCHAFT (E-Magazine Faculty of Business Administration) in Landshut, Germany. Before coming to Landshut I did my own research on the town and German culture. My first impression of the town was a positive one! Beautiful buildings and people everywhere! Eating outside at the Cafes and a bakery or two on every… Read More »

My Adventure Begins

Well here it is, my first blog! (Yay!) I am so excited to be starting my blog and my adventure. My goal for this blog is to make everyone that reads it feel like they are on this journey with me. I will try my best to post a blog once or twice a week. If… Read More »

Welcome

Welcome to USC Upstate Blogs. Our Semester Abroad Blogs will be coming soon!

Day 1 Spartanburg – Philadelphia – Montreal

Today was GREAT! The 2014 Global Discovery team set off on a brand new adventure! Our first destination from Spartanburg was Philadelphia.  In Philadelphia, we had a brief layover so we enjoyed lunch (I, of course purchased my very first authentic Philly cheese steak) and we also exchanged our currency.  Our crumpled old American dollars were… Read More »

Pre-Departure Excitement

Hi, My name is D’Vashe’ Moore and I am a junior nursing student at the University of South Carolina Upstate.  I have been blessed with the opportunity to study abroad with my school free of all expenses.  This opportunity is available through the Global Discoveries program through International Studies.  I will be traveling to different places… Read More »