Allen University

Allen University unveils multi-million dollar renovation of historic Chappelle Auditorium

Allen University celebrated the 91st anniversary of the school’s historic Chappelle Administration Building by unveiling the completed $3 million dollar renovation of the historic building’s auditorium. “This auditorium has been a solid foundation, a cornerstone of this community since 1925,” said local attorney Leevy Johnson. “This auditorium has provided the underpinning on which great pride has been built.” Allen University officials unveiled…

More than music: Love, Peace & Hip-Hop returns to Columbia

Midlands residents are invited to unite in Columbia this week to celebrate “Love, Peace & Hip-Hop.” But if you come, prepare to do more than just listen to lively music. Prepare to learn about hip-hop’s important cultural impacts. What began four years ago as a single day of celebration has expanded into a weeklong festival in South Carolina’s capital city….