News for Knowledge Park

York Technical College has released the schedule for their STEAM summer camps. There are 18 different camps offered during 5 different weeks throughout June and July. They are technology-based programs, so they feature concepts such as game design, computer networking,  animation with HTML, and even creating your very own cartoon character. The camps are for…

On May 23, 2016, Sidewalk Development LLC unveiled the plans for the new University Center located at the Bleachery site in downtown Rock Hill. Numerous community leaders attended the event in hopes of seeing the potential for this grand project. The new concept of “University Center” was designed to create a harmonious relationship between Winthrop University…

Knowledge Park is finalizing another new initiative that creates a portal for both local knowledge economy businesses and individual candidates to post job openings and resumes. Knowledge Park hopes to strengthen the relationship between the Rock Hill businesses and local talent. The website will offer a specialized and unique opportunity for both the businesses and…

The 26 acre area between downtown Rock Hill and Winthrop University is called the Bleachery Site. This area has been unused since 1998 and in 2014 a fire destroyed the vacant area. Currently, Sora-Phelps is the master developer of this project which in the future will be 1.6 million square feet of retail, restaurant, office, residential and…

Today a few members of the Knowledge Park Innovation Committee met at Winthrop University with David Wohl, Dean of Visual and Performing Arts and Tom Stanley, Chair of the Department of Fine Arts to discuss the future Makerspace located in the Rutledge Building. A Makerspace is a place individuals come together to work on designing and…

“Wired Hack 15.3 went well!  We had seven teams participate.  Two teams from York Technical College (YTC ), one professional team made up of a 2004 CPT graduate and his colleague, and four teams from Winthrop (one of those teams also had an YTC CPT graduate who now is enrolled at WU).   Winner Are…

Hear from one of our interns placed by the Talent Pipeline Program Madison Altman, RevenFlo “A couple of days ago I celebrated my six-month anniversary at RevenFlo. My first few months were spent as an intern and now I have moved on to part-time employee, and post graduation in December (yay!) I will start working…

A meeting was held on Oct. 22 for the community to discuss alternative transportation opportunities in the Knowledge Park. There was an excellent turn out and the Community Room of Family Trust Federal Credit Union was full. The meeting was led by members of the Knowledge Park Leadership Group. Speakers included: 1) Lee Gardner, CEO, Family…

This is the billboard that Ladson designed working for the Technology Incubator at Knowledge Park. Ladson Fishburne is a May 2015 graduate from Winthrop University he received his degree in Digital Information Design. While he was an undergrad we had the wonderful opportunity to work with him.  He started his city internship with the Parks, Recreation, and Tourism…

Construction for Fountain Park Place will begin the first half of 2016. The current site will be transformed into an 84-room hotel by Springhill Suites by Marriott. The plan is for the hotel to be open by 2017.  Read Full Article Here

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