Student Activities

SMC provides a wide range of activities that are fun and encourage students to meet one another. Student activities are planned and organized by  POPS (People Organizing Programs Successfully). POPS is a great leadership opportunity that allows students to take part in programming and planning campus activities and social events.

Here are just some of the activities planned for you this semester. All activities are FREE and sponsored by the POPS Programming Board:

Wing and Trivia Nights
John Cassidy – The Balloon Guy
Spoken Word Poet, Lady Caress
Movie Nights
Miss Spartanburg Methodist College Pageant
The Roommate/Best Friends/Dating Game
The Winter Ball Semi Formal Dance
Bowling Night
Talent Show

Check out POPS on Facebook

Intramural Activities

The intramural program, an important part of student life, provides an opportunity for interested students to participate in team and individual sports. A comprehensive program provides activities throughout the year.

Kappa Sigma Alpha Service Fraternity announces leadership team for 2014-2015

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SC Upstate Research Symposium

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The National Honor Society in Psychology Presents Viva Academia A PSI BETA Seminar

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Freshman day of service

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Nancy Monson and Dr. Keith

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