Meet Bobby Holcombe, Financial Aid Director

Title: Financial Aid Director Education: Spartanburg Methodist College – Associates of Arts; Limestone College – Bachelor’s Degree in Business; University of South Carolina – Master’s Degree in Education Personal: Bobby Holcombe is originally from Spartanburg, South Carolina. Bobby started out with an Associate Degree at Spartanburg Methodist, and he later transferred to Limestone College where… Continue reading Meet Bobby Holcombe, Financial Aid Director

Meet Chakira Worthy, Student Academic Success Center Director

Title: Academic Success Center Director Education: University of South Carolina Upstate – Psychology Major Personal: Born and raised in Union, South Carolina, Chakira Worthy graduated from USC Upstate as a Psychology Major. She chose to work at USC Union to give back to her hometown and help the university to expand. In the future, she plans… Continue reading Meet Chakira Worthy, Student Academic Success Center Director

Meet JC Fore, Admissions Recruiter

Title: Admissions Recruiter Education: Presbyterian College – Political Science Major and Pre-Law & Music Minors Personal: Union County native, James Fore, better known as JC, recently graduated from Presbyterian College where he majored in Political Science and minored in both Pre-Law and Music. He also was the SGA Student Body President. During JC’s free time,… Continue reading Meet JC Fore, Admissions Recruiter


In early June, six USC Union students and one professor spent five, amazing days in Paris, France. Dr. Helene Maire-Afeli, USC Union Assistant Professor of Chemistry, was accompanied by her students, Jennifer Dove, Todd Cudd, Mary Scarborough, Caroline England, Estelle Means, and Fernanda Martinez. The students received credit hours in Chemistry, which went toward their… Continue reading USC UNION TAKES OVER PARIS