Finding a job after high school can be tough. But, in the upstate of South Carolina, innovative thinking between industry, education facilities, and agencies dedicated to finding and training workers, offers opportunities that are unprecedented.
Imagine That is responsible for helping youth deal with difficult, serious issues, such as substance abuse, violence, teen pregnancy, and much more. These issues are addressed through a unique form of expression, improvisational theatre. Interactively with the audience, cast members are able to act out situations and explore possible solutions through the art of theatre and the use of improvisation. Imagine That takes on the task of opening the minds of youth and adults by addressing social issues in a safe environment, encouraging open discussion, evoking emotional responses, and inspiring positive change. This innovative group is becoming well-known for its impact in the Upstate community.
Mechatronics is the synergistic combination of precision mechanical engineering, electronic control and systems thinking in the design of products and manufacturing processes. Opportunities are many, and the demand for training in this field is steadily growing in the Upstate of South Carolina and beyond.