Former Football Player Joins CofC’s Dance Team

Former Football Player Joins CofC’s Dance Team

Freshman Josh Bristow’s dance performances at basketball games are unforgettable and have made him a local celebrity. See him in action at the James Madison game on Feb. 11, 2016.

CNN and POLITICO to Host Events on Campus

CNN and POLITICO to Host Events on Campus

On Feb. 9, CNN will broadcast a focus group meeting on the evening of the New Hampshire primary. Two days later, POLITICO will host two forums on campus devoted to the economy and energy.

Professor Wins Prestigious Diversity Fellowship

Professor Wins Prestigious Diversity Fellowship

Kendall Deas, an expert in education policy research and an adjunct professor in the School of Education, Health, and Human Performance, was recently named a 2016-2017 New Leadership Academy Fellow by the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor and its National Center For Institutional Diversity.

S.C. Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter To Discuss Role of Black Women in Politics

S.C. Rep. Gilda Cobb-Hunter To Discuss Role of Black Women in Politics

The state representative from Orangeburg, S.C., will speak on campus at 6 p.m. on Feb. 12, 2016. The event is part of National Black History Month and the Office of Institutional Diversity Signature Speaker Series.

Homecoming 2016 is a Great Time to be a Cougar

Homecoming 2016 is a Great Time to be a Cougar

Homecoming 2016 is many things. It’s a time of service, honor and spirit – and, of course, a little friendly competition. And it’s all happening right now at the College of Charleston.

How One Alum Dominates the Charleston Culinary Scene

How One Alum Dominates the Charleston Culinary Scene

Michael Shemtov ’00 has opened one restaurant after another in Charleston. He’s not stopping, and he’s spreading across The South.

16th Annual Darwin Week Combines Science, Comedy, History

16th Annual Darwin Week Combines Science, Comedy, History

The week-long festival has evolved into a 10-day extravaganza featuring comedians, specialty beer and, most importantly, lectures devoted to the legacy of the great scientist’s ideas.

English Department Awards Scholarships

English Department Awards Scholarships

Not only has the English department awarded four students with scholarships, its professors have contributed their own money to help fund student aid at the College.

New Geology Professors Bring T. Rex to the College

New Geology Professors Bring T. Rex to the College

Professors and married couple Phil Manning and Victoria Egerton arrived on campus with a T. rex in tow. The 40-foot-long skeleton now looms over the lobby of the School of Sciences and Mathematics Building.

Take Your Best Shot at InstameetCHS Tour

Take Your Best Shot at InstameetCHS Tour

CofC staffer Mark Swick, who has one of the most popular Instagram accounts for Charleston photography, will lead the photo event on Jan. 30.