(Columbia, S.C.) Columbia College awarded 155 undergraduate and graduate degrees at commencement exercises Aug. 5 at College Place United Methodist Church in Columbia. The college honored 101 Women’s College, evening and online graduates in a morning ceremony and 54 students earning post-graduate degrees in the afternoon. Students earning post-graduate degrees included five international students. Addressing […]
Columbia, SC– Are you ready to fly off the handle? Richland Library is excited to announce a new art exhibit coming to the Gallery at Main (1431 Assembly Street), featuring the work of artist-in-residence Marius Valdes. Join us from August 11 – October 13 for Burd Brains, which celebrates the process of making imaginative art by hand and computer. This exhibit […]
Put-Back is a non-profit organization that helps homeless women, homeless children, and abused and neglected children with a safe, therapeutic, and nurturing home. Put-Back provides essential supportive services that promote hope and new beginnings.
Monday – Building Healthy Families – Monday, August 7, 2017 from 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM at Capital City Chiropractic – Maximized Living, 1221 Bower Parkway, #108, Columbia, SC 29212. Now is the time to build a healthy family. This is the first generation of kids that isn’t expected to outlive their parents, and the worst part is that […]
The innovation and technology camp—named using an acronym for “Design, Innovate” Grow”—is especially focused towards students in underrepresented populations and demographics and aims to spark students’ interest in STEM careers through hands-on, project-based learning in a fun and interactive environment.
Friday – John Witherspoon – August 4, 2017 – August 6, 2017 at Comedy House, 2768 Decker Blvd, Columbia, South Carolina 29206. You probably remember John Witherspoon as Ice Cube’s (Craig’s) outrageously funny, dog-catching dad in New Line Cinema’s smash urban trilogy Friday, Next Friday & Friday After Next, or as “Pops” on the long-running syndicated sitcom […]
ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations that Aug. 15 is the filing deadline for federal economic injury disaster loans in South Carolina as a result of the drought that began on Nov. 15, 2016. The loans […]
Columbia, S.C. – The board of trustees of the Columbia Museum of Art (CMA) announces the appointment of Della Watkins as the new executive director. Watkins currently serves as the executive director of the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke, Virginia. “We heard it consistently from her current board and Mr. Taubman himself, one of Della’s […]
COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Congaree Vista Guild and One Columbia for Arts and History announce that Osamu Kobayashi has completed Middle of Nowhere, his vibrant mural on the East-facing wall at 808 Lady Street. The mural is the latest piece of permanent public art in the Vista and on the Lady Street corridor. The Vista as we […]
COLUMBIA, SC —The Columbia World Affairs Council is pleased to announce that Joseph Patrick Riley Jr., former Mayor of Charleston, South Carolina, will receive the 2017 Global Vision Award. Mayor Riley will be honored at a black-tie gala at the Columbia Marriott on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. This is the 24th year the Columbia World Affairs […]
The South Carolina Association of Governmental Purchasing Officials (SCAGPO) is currently accepting registrations for our annual Reverse Trade Show Events. Each event has different agencies represented: Greenville: June 8, 2017 at McAlister Square (225 S. Pleasantburg Drive) Lexington: August 3, 2017 at Lexington Municipal Complex (111 Maiden Lane) The cost for the registration is $50.00 […]
(COLUMBIA, S.C.) – Hundreds of thousands of visitors are expected to enjoy more than 100 eclipse-related events in the Columbia, South Carolina region — “Total Eclipse Capital of the East Coast” — across the long weekend of August 18-21, 2017, when viewers will see the longest total solar eclipse for a metro area on the East […]