Beautifying An Uptown Eyesore

Categories: ASC Projects, Blog
In the midst of the surface lots, and scattered buildings that dot the landscape of Third Ward is the Virginia Paper Company building – one of the few industrial buildings in the neighborhood to survive the Urban Renewal of the 1980s and 1990s. While the building stood out as an eyesore in the area for …

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On Topic with Scott Provancher – Dec. 16, 2010

Categories: Blog

ASC President Scott Provancher talks about innovation, adaptation, education and how ASC is helping Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools in this first edition of On Topic. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_OPbmoLS3Ws&w=640&h=390] To see the video in HD click here. To find out more about ASC’s education fund call Julie Conigliaro at 704-335-3046.

Drumming Up Interest In School

Categories: ASC Projects, Blog, Education

At Olympic High School, Queens University professors Dr. Jayne Johnston, Dr. Cheri Clark and Dr. Rebecca Engen are using a $5,250 Cultural Project grant to help keep at-risk students interested in school. “Beat It: A Drumming Adventure” is a multi-disciplinary arts therapy educational program that strives to help students make connections to other cultures and …

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Welcome to A Vibrant Cultural Life!

Categories: Blog, Uncategorized

Welcome to the Arts & Science Council’s new blog, A Vibrant Cultural Life! As the community’s chief advocate for arts, science, history and heritageĀ it’s our goal to shape a vibrant cultural life for all in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. With this blog you’ll be able to find out the many ways ASC is working to …

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