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Professor and Student Help Develop Life-Saving Use for Digital Camera

Professor and Student Help Develop Life-Saving Use for Digital Camera

Physics professor Joe Carson and biology major Hannah Wilson are part of a research team that invented a digital imaging tool that can help diagnose cancerous lesions.

19 September 2014 | 4:37 pm Read More →
Expert Advice To The NFL

Expert Advice To The NFL

College of Charleston Communication Professors Vince Benigni and Laurie Lattimore-Volkmann have words of wisdom for the troubled National Football League.

18 September 2014 | 8:08 am Read More →
Sustainability: Zero Waste Event Kicks Off Academic Year

Sustainability: Zero Waste Event Kicks Off Academic Year

The Welcome Back Picnic is the third largest zero waste event held by the College. Other zero waste events include A Charleston Affair and Bluegrass and Brunch during Family Weekend.

18 September 2014 | 7:29 am Read More →
College’s Early Childhood Development Center Celebrates 40th Year

College’s Early Childhood Development Center Celebrates 40th Year

For 40 years, scores of preschoolers have come to the College looking for the same thing as their older campus peers: a place to be intellectually stimulated while enjoying the company of curious classmates.

17 September 2014 | 9:45 am Read More →

Athletics

Runner-Up Finish For Cougars at Hatch Brown Trophy Regatta

Runner-Up Finish For Cougars at Hatch Brown Trophy Regatta

Cougars finish second place at the annual 18-team event.

23 September 2014 | 12:17 am Read More →
Women’s Soccer Players Volunteer with College of Hope in Uganda

Women’s Soccer Players Volunteer with College of Hope in Uganda

Nicole Koretsky and Riley Narum spent part of their summer inspiring hope in Uganda on the trip of a lifetime.

22 September 2014 | 12:48 pm Read More →
Cougar Baseball Announces 2015 Schedule

Cougar Baseball Announces 2015 Schedule

The 2015 slate features banner games with schools out of the SEC, Big Ten, ACC and CAA.

19 September 2014 | 3:08 pm Read More →
Women’s Basketball Releases 2014-15 Schedule

Women’s Basketball Releases 2014-15 Schedule

The season officially kicks off Nov. 14 when the Cougars head to Kennesaw State. The College’s season home opener takes place on Nov. 16 against UNC Greensboro.

12 September 2014 | 12:18 pm Read More →

Featured Expert

Data Mining: Professor Analyzes Digital Information to Improve Business Practices

Data Mining: Professor Analyzes Digital Information to Improve Business Practices

When companies want to know if their employees are abusing Internet privileges at work, they call an expert like Chen-Huei Chou, an associate professor in the Department of Supply Chain and Information Management.

16 September 2014 | 12:29 pm Read More →
Class Meets Current Events for Ukrainian Political Science Expert

Class Meets Current Events for Ukrainian Political Science Expert

College of Charleston instructor Max Kovalov’s European Studies capstone course is heavily influenced by current events that hit close to home for Kovalov.

12 September 2014 | 9:36 am Read More →
Chinese Professor Brings Ancient Flavor to Celebration of Charleston’s Super Moon

Chinese Professor Brings Ancient Flavor to Celebration of Charleston’s Super Moon

Lei Jin has become a go-to expert on all aspects of Chinese culture in Charleston. She has organized a Chinese Moon Festival event to celebrate the extra-large-looking moon on September 9, 2014.

4 September 2014 | 10:13 am Read More →
Scholars Around the World are Talking about a Journal Edited by Professor Mike Gómez

Scholars Around the World are Talking about a Journal Edited by Professor Mike Gómez

Hispanic Studies professor Michael Gómez explains the interest in nineteenth century Spanish literature and the journal Decimonónica.

28 August 2014 | 8:48 am Read More →

Featured Events

Family Weekend Starts Friday

Family Weekend Starts Friday

Hundreds of College of Charleston parents, families, and students will be on campus for the annual Family Weekend celebration, September 26-28, 2014.

22 September 2014 | 12:59 pm Read More →
College Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

College Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

This is the 10th consecutive year, the Department of Hispanic Studies has hosted a series of events to commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month.

22 September 2014 | 9:10 am Read More →
Consul General of Brazil to Discuss Brazilian Economy and Culture

Consul General of Brazil to Discuss Brazilian Economy and Culture

Ambassador Hermano Telles Ribeiro, Consul General of Brazil in Atlanta, will speak at the College of Charleston on Sept. 22, 2014.

18 September 2014 | 1:07 pm Read More →
Author to Discuss History of Conservation in Carolina Lowcountry

Author to Discuss History of Conservation in Carolina Lowcountry

The College of Charleston Friends of the Library Fall 2014 Authors’ Series will feature a public lecture by author Virginia Beach on Sept. 23, 2014. Beach is the author of “Rice and Ducks: The Surprising Convergence that Saved the Carolina Lowcountry.”

16 September 2014 | 2:54 pm Read More →

IN THE NEWS

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie makes foray into South Carolina

“Political campaigns are incredibly organized,” said College of Charleston political scientist Jordan Ragusa. “I don’t think it’s an accident that Christie’s first stop is in Charleston, where he’s likely to find a higher volume of moderate Republicans.” Read more of the Post and Courier article

17 September 2014 | 11:42 am Read More →
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College of Charleston’s Dixie Plantation focused on improving access to students

To hear Barney Holt tell it, the once isolated Dixie Plantation is poised to “explode” with students wandering the 881-acre Hollywood property. That follows a concerted effort by the College of Charleston to improve the plantation so that college and grade-school students can experience what Holt, director of property management for the College of Charleston […]

16 September 2014 | 2:54 pm Read More →
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Judge will decide whether confession tapes will be allowed at trial in missing NYC boy case

“Does he understand the consequences of his actions? That is a huge part of what we’re talking about,” said Denis Keyes, a College of Charleston special education professor who studies mental competency of suspects; he isn’t involved in the Hernandez case. If Hernandez behaves and thinks more like a child than an adult, Keyes said, […]

16 September 2014 | 2:50 pm Read More →