800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 293031-864-503-5000
Opening DayAugust 14Location: TreehousesContact: Housing and Residential Life864-503-5422
Faith WelcomeAugust 22, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.Location: J M Smith Board Room (HEC 2086)Contact: Doug Peters864-503-7454
Why Studying History is Important Thursday, August 25, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Contact: Dr. Andrew Myers, Professor of History864-503-5833PREFACE Event
USC Upstate Faith FestAugust 29, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.Location: Jazzmans Quad If it rains, then the location will be in the CLC 2nd floor lobby.Contact: Doug Peters864-503-7454
Liberal Education in the 21st Century: The Importance of Critical Thinking Skills in the Emerging Job Market
Tuesday, September 6, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Dr. June Carter, Director of Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning864-503-5881PREFACE Event
Exploring the World One Language at a Time: Why Studying Foreign Languages is More Important than EverThursday, September 8, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Dr. Araceli Hernandez-Laroche, Assistant Professor of French 864-503-5221PREFACE Event
Liberal Education and Political Empowerment: How College Prepares Active CitizensWednesday, September 14, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. CLC Ballroom Contact: Dr. Abe Goldberg, Associate Professor of Political Science 864-503-5670PREFACE Event
Non-Traditional Student LuncheonSeptember 20, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Location: HEC: J M Smith Boardroom (2086)Contact: Doug Peters864-503-7454
Why African-American Studies MatterWednesday, September 28, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
URC Greatroom Contact: Dr. Cassandra Jones, Assistant Professor of African-American Studies864-503-5622PREFACE Event
Why English Studies Are ImportantThursday, September 29, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.CLC Ballroom Contact: Dr. Celena Kusch, Chair of Languages, Literature and Composition864-503-5850PREFACE Event
Class, Privilege, and Education: Exploring Attitudes toward Education across Different Social StrataTuesday, October 4, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Dr. Clif Flynn, Professor of Sociology, Interim Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs 864-503-5635PREFACE Event
Khrystal Smith, Ph.D.Assistant Dean of Students(864) 503-5122Olin B. Sansbury, Jr. Campus Life Center, Room 210
Office of Student Life800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 29303Faculty/Staff Directory
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