Our free night out at the Mint

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist We took advantage of the Mint Museum’s free Wednesday night admission this week and snapped a few shots of our favorite pieces at its uptown location. FYI, no matter how many often you see ‘Threshold’ – and we’ve seen it plenty – it still manages to amaze. Then again, the …

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Show us a film, Mr. Ragtime Piano Man

Categories: ASC, Blog, Uncategorized

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist  A Charlotte piano player is making sure his award-winning documentary receives a proper North Carolina welcome. “The Entertainers,” a 90-minute film starring former Arts & Science Council Regional Artist Project Grants recipient Ethan Uslan, will make its Tar Heel state premiere at 2 p.m. Aug. 18 at Tate Hall, on …

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ASC announces Cultural Leadership Training board placements

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners

By Bernie Petit Communications Specialist  The Arts & Science Council’s (ASC) Cultural Leadership Training (CLT) program identifies and prepares emerging leaders to serve on the boards of cultural organizations across our community. ASC is pleased to announce the following board placements for its 2012/13 CLT graduates: Jeff Ahrens, Geosyntec Consultants – Historic Charlotte Elena Airapetian, …

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Why ASC campers spent two days as aquatic biologists

Categories: ASC, Blog, Education

During the Arts & Science Council’s Digital and Media Literacy Camp, students visited the Hidden Valley Ecological Garden in north Charlotte.  By David Kroening Project Manager, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services  On July 24 and 30, 2013, students from an Arts & Science Council summer camp held at Charlotte-Mecklenburg School’s Irwin Academic Center visited the Hidden Valley …

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ASC Camp Fuels Students’ Passion for Learning

Categories: ASC, Blog, Education

By David Currence Marketing Manager Stella Christie is a bright, energetic student at ASC’s Digital & Media Literacy Summer Camp, and she doesn’t mince her words.  Should you dare forget to mention the half-year she has accumulated beyond her six full years on this earth, she will unabashedly correct you.  Similarly, she’s just as direct about how …

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