Irmo Town Park

By S. Flynn

Irmo Town Park

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty travels to Irmo, SC and talks with Public Services Director Whitt Cline about the Irmo Town Park. This park features walking trails, an amphitheater and picnic areas.

The Wall That Heals: Remembering Those Who Gave All for Our Freedom

By S. Hankinson


Many folks here in South Carolina will have Memorial Day off from work. That means time to sleep in, relax and maybe even host a barbecue. However, it is important to take some time to remember those who will not get to spend Memorial Day with their families, but were willing to die for our right to do so.

New Pedestrian Bridge at Riverbanks Zoo

By S. Hankinson


Using a large crane, Riverbanks Zoo and Garden put in place its new pedestrian bridge late Wednesday afternoon. Funding for the bridge was approved by the Richland County Council in September. Bridge construction was estimated to be approximately $2.7 million, and is being funded by the Richland Penny Program.

In a press release, Richland County transportation director Rob Perry said of the project, “…we are excited to be able to fund a project that will provide a safer alternative for visitors to Riverbanks Zoo.” 

VIDEO | Music Entrepreneurship Program Inspires Artists to Think Outside the Box

By M. Ziehe

Pianist playing on a truck

More and more, music schools and institutes are incorporating entrepreneurship classes, organizations, clubs, seminars and workshops into their programs. Why is that?

In order to explore the truth behind this fact, Carolina Money reached out to David Cutler, Director of Music Entrepreneurship at USC, and some of his former students who decided to approach their art in innovative ways. 

VIDEO | Revisiting 52inc

By A. Esselman

52inc new office

Shortly after Carolina Money started, we did a Q&A article with the founders of local startup 52inc. 

It has been about a year since then, so we decided to check out how the guys over at 52inc are doing. How have things changed? How have they grown? How has the past year treated them?

To get a quick refresher on where 52inc was last year, check out our Q&A with co-founders Christopher Thibault and Brendan Lee.

Collaborative Demo Day Is a Success

By A. Esselman

Entrepreneurship Club President Tony Klur and Computer Science Grad Student Steve Rubin

After a full semester of hard work and collaboration between the USC Entrepreneurship Club and the USC Computer Science program, it was time to celebrate all that had been achieved.

On Thursday night, friends, fellow students, and news media crowded around twelve tables, showing off the apps that had been created during the semester.