October 17, 2016

iMAGINE Upstate Intern Vlog Series – Kristina Toney

  Meet our first year marketing intern, Kristina Toney, a Clemson University student majoring in Communications and English.
September 5, 2016

iMAGINE Upstate’s growing internship program welcomes four and encourages student achievement

GREENVILLE, S.C. (September 6, 2016) –iMAGINE Upstate has kicked off the 2016-2017 school year by ramping up its internship program, which will add four new student members to the iMAGINE Team: Jonathan Riddle, Alyx Farkas, Francisco Celis Villagrana, and Kristina Toney. Melissa Huff, director of iMAGINE Upstate, stated, “I’m thrilled to be able to offer these internship experiences as a part of iMAGINE Upstate. Including an internship program illustrates what the festival is working to accomplish. We are […]
March 8, 2016

STEAM Learning in the Upstate, Beyond the Classroom

STEAM, the acronym referring to the academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics, represents a paradigm shift from traditional education methods that are steeped in standardized test scores. As a new ideal, STEAM focuses on the basic process of learning as much as it does on the test results. The Children’s Museum of the Upstate (TCMU) extends STEAM learning beyond our Upstate school classrooms, challenging children to try multiple ideas, foster vital learning and build life […]
March 3, 2016

Skydiving at ScanSource

Learning how things work has always been a passion of mine. Ever since I can remember I have had a desire to take things apart to see what I can learn. I remember when I got my first computer in the late 90s. Although I had paid a great deal for it, when I brought it home I had to first disassemble it to the very last screw! It was with very sweaty hands that I put all […]