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College Expects Hundreds for 2014 Diversity Conference
26 September 2014 | 9:23 am
Diversity Conference FeaturedThe theme is “Building Partnerships to Support Youth of Promise,” and features a keynote address from Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World, according to Time Magazine.
7 Things You Can Learn About Penguins by Spying Via Penguin Watch
26 September 2014 | 9:00 am
penguins-featured-2College of Charleston alumna Caitlin Black ’12, who is working on a Ph.D. in zoology at the University of Oxford, is part of a research project that uses crowd-sourcing to study penguins.
#TBT: Bingham Medal Spans History, Connects College of Charleston Presidents
25 September 2014 | 9:58 am
Bingham-1958-featuredPresident Glenn McConnell won the College's Bingham medal in 1969 and is believed to be the last recipient of the award, which was created in 1907 under President Harrison Randolph. But McConnell hopes the tradition can be revived.
Senator Rand Paul to visit the College
25 September 2014 | 8:35 am
RandPaul-featuredSenator Rand Paul will participate in a town hall event at the College of Charleston on September 30.
Events on Campus
Sep 1, 2014 - 8:30 am
Originally curated in 2009 as part of the Avery Research Centers traveling exhibition program, this exhibition will reopen in 2014 in observance of the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Freedom Summer. Dr....
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Sep 30, 2014 - 12:10 pm
Instructing students on how to effectively incorporate primary source materials into their research is not as daunting as it seems. We will illustrate how the Avery collections lend themselves to a...
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Sep 30, 2014 - 3:00 pm
Taking tests can be intimidating, but have no fear because we will expose how to make the test taking process much easier for you. In this workshop we will discuss how to study most effectively for...
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Sep 30, 2014 - 6:00 pm
Timur Kuran, Professor of Economics and Political Science, and Gorter Family Professor of Islamic Studies at Duke University, will discuss the impact of the Middle East's traditional institutions on...
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College of Charleston In the News
Sen. Tim Scott to speak at CofC graduation ceremonies
Posted on 23 April 2014 | 2:22 pm
Sen. Tim Scott will deliver the commencement address at the College of Charleston on May 10, College officials announced Monday. More than 1,400 students are expected to receive their degrees during the two ceremonies held on Cistern Yard. Read more of this WCIV article...
In South Carolina, leaders reconsider drilling along the coastline
Posted on 23 April 2014 | 2:21 pm
There are questions, though, about just how much potential South Carolina has for energy development. Mitchell Colgan, chairman of the geology department at the College of Charleston, says there is not much oil off the coast of South Carolina, and that the economics of harvesting Atlantic natural gas are questionable given that the nation is […]...
College of Charleston student EMS team lands national award
Posted on 21 April 2014 | 2:32 pm
College of Charleston EMS volunteer Lisa Petruncio wasn’t sure what she would find when she responded to a recent call about an accident in a campus laboratory. When she arrived on the scene of the freak accident, a patient had a knife lodged at least two inches deep into his arm. “It looked like a […]...
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