Artist Diana Farfán

Diana Farfán transcends languages with concept-driven ceramic art

“A good person is not only the human who is good to other humans. A good person is somebody that takes care of everything that has life.” – Diana Farfán

Auro Hotels makes largest donation to Unity Park to date

Auro Hotels announces largest private contribution to Unity Park to date — $500,000 for the park’s pedestrian bridge over the Reedy River.
Master of Ceremonies Nigel Robertson, an anchor at WYFF 4, and keynote speaker Wes Moore after Moore’s keynote address, which was delivered Friday morning.

Closing the gap: Men of Color Summit informs and inspires

On April 12-13, about 2,000 high school and college students, educators, business professionals, government,…

Town hall dialogue encourages attendees to achieve peace

On March 15, Atlantic Institute, along with partners at Upstate International and the Interfaith Forum, hosted The WISE Up Town Hall Dialogue at the Hughes Main Library in downtown Greenville.

Furman University names first chief diversity officer

“This is a seminal moment in the university’s history.”

GLOW Lyric Theatre presents Valentine’s Day cabaret

In collaboration with Upstate Pride SC, the show features seven Upstate LGBTQ singers, actors, and dancers as they share personal experiences through dance, poetry, stand-up comedy and a myriad of musical styles including musical theatre, pop/hip-hop, and opera.

Clemson University plans diversity summit to prepare minority students for college

Clemson University is planning a national summit in Greenville in April to launch a program that could open the door to higher education for students from predominantly minority high schools throughout the Upstate.

Photography exhibit celebrates the beauty of people with disabilities

Tonight, a weekend-long event kicks off with a gala featuring the work of Rick Guidotti, a one-time international fashion photographer who founded the nonprofit Positive Exposure, an organization that celebrates the physical beauty of individuals with genetic disabilities. The exhibition, Positive Exposure Greenville, will be displayed at Greenville Center for Creative Arts, 25 Draper St., in the Village of West Greenville.

Double Team

Police officers and local youth make connections through basketball outreach

The week in pictures: 2/25/11

The Palmetto Association of Independent Schools (PAIS) held its Inclusivity Conference 2011…