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Student YouTuber Rides Super Fan Status onto Favorite TV Show

Student YouTuber Rides Super Fan Status onto Favorite TV Show

College of Charleston senior Alianne Russell and her YouTube channel about the TV show “Pretty Little Liars” recently appeared on an episode of the popular ABC Family teen drama.

24 October 2014 | 10:22 am Read More →
Eat a Locally-Sourced Meal at City Bistro on Food Day

Eat a Locally-Sourced Meal at City Bistro on Food Day

Food Day is Friday, October 24, 2014 and the College is part of the Lowcountry Food Day Crawl. The menu features products from seven different local farms.

23 October 2014 | 11:30 am Read More →
College Professors Offer Baseball Insight as the World Series Begins

College Professors Offer Baseball Insight as the World Series Begins

Why doesn’t anyone hit .400 any more? And why is leather used for baseballs? School of Sciences and Mathematics professors answer these questions and more.

20 October 2014 | 2:29 pm Read More →
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry a Prolific Producer of Student Research Opportunities

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry a Prolific Producer of Student Research Opportunities

The School of Sciences and Mathematics started the 2014-15 term with $2.5M in grants, partly to support Chemistry & Biochemistry’s student research opportunities.

17 October 2014 | 12:22 pm Read More →

Athletics

Cougars Claim Victory at North Points #5 Regatta

Cougars Claim Victory at North Points #5 Regatta

Four freshmen led the College of Charleston coed sailing team to victory at the North Points #5 regatta hosted by Georgia Tech.

20 October 2014 | 11:36 am Read More →
For Hopkins, Betterment is a Three Step Process

For Hopkins, Betterment is a Three Step Process

Mikaela Hopkins is a standout not just on the basketball court, but also in both the classroom and the community.

17 October 2014 | 9:00 am Read More →
Cougars To Go Head-To-Head With Nation’s Best at Mercedes-Benz Collegiate

Cougars To Go Head-To-Head With Nation’s Best at Mercedes-Benz Collegiate

This will be the second-straight fall the Cougars will have been invited to one of women’s college golf’s premier events.

15 October 2014 | 3:29 pm Read More →
Equestrian Pads Regional Lead with Back-to-Back Wins

Equestrian Pads Regional Lead with Back-to-Back Wins

The wins give the Cougars three first-place finishes in as many shows this season. Charleston remains undefeated.

13 October 2014 | 11:05 am Read More →

Featured Expert

Dynamic Duo: Oceanography Experts Collaborate to Study Sea, Ice and Climate Change

Dynamic Duo: Oceanography Experts Collaborate to Study Sea, Ice and Climate Change

College of Charleston Marine Biology Professor Jack DiTullio and Research Associate Peter Lee are studying how changes in the marine environment affect earth’s climate.

21 October 2014 | 2:58 pm Read More →
Microplastics are a Macro Problem, According to Professor of Geology and Environmental Geosciences

Microplastics are a Macro Problem, According to Professor of Geology and Environmental Geosciences

College of Charleston geology professor Barbara Beckingham shares her expertise on microplastics, an increasingly significant environmental threat

15 October 2014 | 10:51 am Read More →
Cyclist Examines Charleston’s Transportation Needs

Cyclist Examines Charleston’s Transportation Needs

Charleston’s population is growing exponentially, which has prompted a recent transportation study and proposed city-wide bike share. MES/MPA student Aaron Holly weighs in.

7 October 2014 | 9:01 am Read More →
Q&A: Epidemiology Expert on What You Need to Know about the Ebola Outbreak

Q&A: Epidemiology Expert on What You Need to Know about the Ebola Outbreak

“Although the first U.S. Ebola case was diagnosed in Dallas on Tuesday, Ebola is unlikely to spread significantly to the U.S. since doctors are on alert for symptoms,” Page says.

2 October 2014 | 10:00 am Read More →

Featured Events

African Studies Program to Host Regional Seminar in African Studies

African Studies Program to Host Regional Seminar in African Studies

The College of Charleston African Studies Program will host the Southeastern Regional Seminar in African Studies (SERSAS) October 24-25, 2014

23 October 2014 | 4:27 pm Read More →
One Twitch, One Stutter, One Funny Friendship: CAB Brings Preferred Parking Comedy Show to Campus

One Twitch, One Stutter, One Funny Friendship: CAB Brings Preferred Parking Comedy Show to Campus

The College of Charleston welcomes Preferred Parking, a comedy show about the challenges of being disabled, on October 29. The event is open to the public.

23 October 2014 | 12:19 pm Read More →
Basketball Block Party to Usher in 2014-15 Season

Basketball Block Party to Usher in 2014-15 Season

Come hang out with the players and coaches of the men’s and women’s basketball teams as they prepare to open their seasons. The block party takes place on George Street from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 26, 2014.

20 October 2014 | 3:57 pm Read More →
College of Charleston Welcomes Prospective Students, Families for Open House

College of Charleston Welcomes Prospective Students, Families for Open House

The College of Charleston Office of Admissions welcomes prospective students and families for an Open House event on October 25, 2014.

16 October 2014 | 10:16 am Read More →

IN THE NEWS

AP: Associated Press

For Tim Scott, incumbency is best campaign tool

“He’s not spending money he doesn’t need to spend,” said Gibbs Knotts, a political science professor at the College of Charleston. “Dickerson just doesn’t have the statewide name recognition and doesn’t have the financing.”  Read more of the Associated Press story. 

20 October 2014 | 11:38 am Read More →
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College of Charleston celebrates diversity

A celebration of cultures and an affirmation of the College of Charleston’s commitment to students of all races and backgrounds capped off the school’s first ever Diversity Conference during a community celebration Sunday at TD Arena. Read more of the Post and Courier story.

13 October 2014 | 11:21 am Read More →
The Baltimore Sun

Chasing Poe’s ghost in Charleston

“There are some records of Edgar Allan Poe” in South Carolina, says Scott Peeples, a professor of literature at the College of Charleston, who has written two books about the author. “Much of what we know about Poe comes from his own letters, those that mention him and other kinds of documentation.” Read more of the Baltimore […]

10 October 2014 | 9:37 am Read More →