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Upstate Spring 14 Magazine Online

The Magazine of the University of South Carolina Upstate FEATURES 8 12 19 Faculty Focus Take Two 9 New Endowed Scholarship Established Champions of education, the Perrins invest in the lives of students. 2014 Spring Upstate Magazine 2 2  Upstate Magazine • Spring 2014 Editor: Tammy E. Whaley Associate Editor: Meg Hunt Designer: Elvia Resendiz Photographer: Les Duggins Videographer: Bobby Alexander Contributing Writers: Carolyn Farr Shanesy,’95, Pam Prevatte, ’88 Upstate Magazine publishes three times a year. Editorial Offices Upstate Magazine Office of University Communications 800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303 Phone: 864-503-5210 / Fax: 864-503-5264 E-mail: twhaley@uscupstate.edu Class News USC Upstate Alumni Association 800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303 Phone: 864-503-5240 / Fax: 864-503-5264 E-mail: alumni@uscupstate.edu University of South Carolina Upstate Thomas F. Moore, Ph.D., Chancellor of USC Upstate The University of South Carolina Board of Trustees Nikki R. Haley, Governor John C. von Lehe, Jr., Vice Chairman Eugene P. Warr, Jr., Chairman Chuck Allen, Robert E. Brown, J. Egerton Burroughs, Mark W. Buyck, Jr., Thomas C. Cofield, A.C. Fennell, III, C. Edward Floyd, M.D., William C. Hubbard, William W. Jones, Jr., Toney J. Lister, Miles Loadholt, Hubert F. Mobley, Leah B. Moody, C. Dorn Smith, III, M.D., Amy E. Stone, Secretary, Thad H. Westbrook, Mack I. Whittle, Jr., Charles H. Williams, Mitchell M. Zais Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education Thomas R. Young, III, Chair Charles H. Babb, Secretary-Treasurer Milton A. Smith, Jr., ’78, Vice Chair C. Dan Adams, ’83, W. Sterling Anderson, Russell W. Booker, Ph.D., Jane G. Bottsford, R.N., ’69, Susan G. Clary, ’69, William R. Cobb, ’74, T. Charles Conrad, III, David L. Eubanks, Ed.D., Jennifer C. Evins, Harold D. McClain, Allen Newman ’78, John B. Travers, Emerson F. Wolfe, Jr., Mike Wood, ’77 Emeritus: James R. Smith, ’72 Ex Officio: Toney J. Lister, Jim O. Ray, Ed.D. University of South Carolina Upstate Foundation Steve Harvey ’80, President David Church ’92, Treasurer Karen Calhoun, Secretary Ann Angermeier, Victor Austin, Jr. ’90, Hope Blackley, Ralph Brendle, Reed Byrum, Dan Collins ’03, Kenneth E. Darr, Jr., Teri Ficicchy, Claus Foerster ’85, Barney Gosnell ’79, P. Kathryn Hicks, Charles W. (Chuck) Lowe ’72, Zerno Martin, Cathy McCabe, Michael Meilinger ’93, Max Metcalf, David A. Miller ’90, Mark S. Reilly, Tiffany Santagati-Simpson ’00, Stephanie Tillerson, Cyndi Waters ’83, Irvine T. (Irv) Welling Ex-Officio: Dr. Thomas F. Moore, Thomas R. Young, III, Dr. Faruk Tanyel, Roger Sullivan Emeritus: George William (Will) Gramling, Katie Hodge, Susan C. Jacobs ’80 USC Upstate Capital Development Foundation George William (Will) Gramling, President Tim Camp, Treasurer John Montgomery, Vice President Josh Henderson, Secretary John Bauknight, Robert A. Brannon, Nancy Riehle 4 Do You Remember? The world was changing in many ways in 1967, but never more so than in Spartanburg. 15 Founders Day Awards Five recognized for distinguished service and outstanding contributions. 16 Cutting Edge Technology New software gives nursing students a leading edge. 23 Class Notes * On The Cover: The photographic timeline takes a reflective look at the University’s growth since 1967. Look for this symbol throughout the magazine to access video extras of the stories in which it appears. You can also link to the magazine and these extras by visiting www.uscupstate.edu/upstatemagazine.


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