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Black Fathers Rock Exemplifies Outstanding Black Fathers in the Charlotte Community

Photo Courtesy of Black Fathers Rock During the celebration of Black History Month, the foundation for Black Fathers Rock recognizes the importance of highlighting amazing Black fathers who reside in the Charlotte community. The Black Fathers Rock event took place on Friday, February 23rd, at the Pease Auditorium located on the main campus [...]

By | 2018-04-18T10:50:04-04:00 March 16th, 2018|Arts & Culture, Culture|0 Comments

Celebrate Feminism with these Local Boutiques

Whether you're shopping for yourself, your best friend, your #bosslady, or the badass mom in your life, look no further than Charlotte's local boutiques to find the perfect Galentine’s Day gifts. I have created a list of my top three shops that celebrate feminism, give back to worthy causes, and support female-run local business. I'm [...]

By | 2018-04-18T10:55:27-04:00 February 15th, 2018|Arts & Culture, Events|0 Comments

EWP Goes Down the Rabbit Hole in Charlotte

Photo Courtesy of Megan Dunbar A colorful array of whimsical rabbits adorn SOCO Gallery’s latest group exhibition, featuring work by Anne Lemanski and Brad Thomas. Both artists are North Carolina based and are actively working at the gallery. SOCO Gallery’s interior, which usually displays contemporary white walls, is now bursting with work straight out of a [...]

By | 2018-04-18T11:14:50-04:00 February 7th, 2018|Arts & Culture, Culture|0 Comments

Alejandro Cartagena at SOCO Gallery in Charlotte

A part of an ambitious multi-institution exhibition of contemporary Mexican photography called In Focus/Enfoque; SOCO Gallery, which rests in the heart of Meyers Park, brings to Charlotte the work of Alejandro Cartagena through both his Carpoolers and Mexicana Suburbia Series. Photo courtesy of Megan Dunbar AKA CLT Nomad This exhibit is the collaborative effort of Bank [...]

By | 2018-04-18T11:16:31-04:00 February 7th, 2018|Arts & Culture|0 Comments

White Girl Says: Next Year, I’ll Hesitate Before Going Out During the CIAA.

Arts & Culture / Culture White Girl Says: Next Year, I'll Hesitate Before Going Out During the CIAA. When my husband and I found out we were pregnant, we did something a little unconventional for most Americans—we plopped a “For Sale” sign in the yard of our suburban home and moved into the city. Finding [...]

By | 2017-06-05T20:35:54-04:00 March 13th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Culture|0 Comments