Kids React to First Two Weeks at Digital and Media Literacy Camp

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog, Education

This summer, ASC is supporting Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools’ annual Digital and Media Literacy Camp. The camp, now in its third week has, among other things, taught students, ages 5-14, how to use a digital camera, shoot video and edit it. They have gotten to go to the 7th Street Market to meet the vendors and …

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A Return On Your Investment in the Arts

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By Robert Bush, Senior Vice-President, Cultural & Community Investment Here at ASC, we often talk about how donors’ gifts combined with local government investments make art, science and history programs and projects available across Charlotte-Mecklenburg.   This is true.  The support of our donors ensures performances, exhibitions and educational programs happen every day in Mecklenburg County.  …

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How Your Support Is Making A Difference For Students

Categories: ASC, ASC Projects, Blog, Education

By Barbara Ann Temple, Vice President, Education Charlotte is a special city, surrounded by six incredible towns, and supported by generous individuals. No one knows better about the philanthropic attitude of Charlotte and her neighboring towns than the Arts & Science Council (ASC) and Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS). Thanks to a community that places education as …

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Meet CLT Class Members Sean Gautam and Emily Walker

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The Cultural Leadership Training (CLT) class is a nine month, nine class program that trains members of our community in board leadership and helps place them on the board of an arts, science or history organization. With just a couple of weeks to graduation for the 2011-2012 CLT class we wanted to introduce you to …

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Getting To Know CLT Class Member Ann Saari

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Next month the Arts & Science Council will graduate 31 Charlotte professionals from the Cultural Leadership Training program. These leaders will go on to serve as board members or board trainees/apprentices at cultural organizations throughout Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. Ann Saari is one member of this year’s class. Employer & Position: Bissell, Tenant Services Coordinator …

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