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Campus News

Experts Weigh in on ‘House of Cards’

Experts Weigh in on ‘House of Cards’

College of Charleston weigh in on how realistic the Netflix series is, and why exactly you can’t stop watching.

27 February 2015 | 11:00 am Read More →
Alternative Break is More Than a Five-Day Trip

Alternative Break is More Than a Five-Day Trip

College of Charleston students are stepping outside their comfort zones for spring break 2015 to explore new communities and social issues through Alternative Spring Break.

25 February 2015 | 2:01 pm Read More →
ADVICE: Make the Most of Your College Tours

ADVICE: Make the Most of Your College Tours

Is it ok if your parents ask questions? Should you take selfies during the tour? These questions and more answered by admissions staff.

23 February 2015 | 3:24 pm Read More →
Sustainable Agriculture 101

Sustainable Agriculture 101

The College of Charleston unveils a new certificate program for anyone interested in sustainable agriculture.

20 February 2015 | 11:14 am Read More →

Athletics

Ober to Undergo Season-Ending Tommy John Surgery

Ober to Undergo Season-Ending Tommy John Surgery

Ober was the NCBWA Freshman Pitcher of the Year last year after posting a 10-3 record and 1.52 ERA to lead all NCAA freshmen pitchers.

25 February 2015 | 1:24 pm Read More →
Equestrian Team Remains Unbeaten

Equestrian Team Remains Unbeaten

Team takes the two-day sweep of a Two Hunt Seat Intercollegiate Horse Show Association over the weekend.

23 February 2015 | 12:32 pm Read More →
Registration Now Open For CofC Basketball Camps

Registration Now Open For CofC Basketball Camps

The College will offer two different boys basketball camps this summer at TD Arena. Campus start in June.

17 February 2015 | 3:56 pm Read More →
Third-Place Finish For Cougars at SAISA Open

Third-Place Finish For Cougars at SAISA Open

Cougars have a good showing in the first race of the spring season.

16 February 2015 | 2:51 pm Read More →

Featured Expert

Professional Puzzler Will Make You Think

Professional Puzzler Will Make You Think

Math faculty member Derrick Niederman has had 20 crossword puzzles published in the New York Times. But, he hasn’t stopped there…

24 February 2015 | 9:33 am Read More →
Why Have Jews Been So Successful in the Modern World?

Why Have Jews Been So Successful in the Modern World?

Jewish studies professor Adam Mendelsohn offers insight. His new book on the subject won the top prize in the National Jewish Book Awards.

17 February 2015 | 1:24 pm Read More →
Charleston’s Tourism Season Starts When?

Charleston’s Tourism Season Starts When?

The height of Charleston’s tourism season kicks off at an unexpected time of year. Business professor Bing Pan discusses the events that drive visitors to the Holy City.

3 February 2015 | 12:00 pm Read More →
OPINION: Winning is Everything…Finally

OPINION: Winning is Everything…Finally

College of Charleston communication professor Vince Benigni looks at athletes who are perceived as franchise players and the one that actually perform.

2 February 2015 | 1:57 pm Read More →

Featured Events

Special S.C. Historical Society Exhibit at Addlestone Library

Special S.C. Historical Society Exhibit at Addlestone Library

A special exhibit celebrating South Carolina history will be on display at the Addlestone Library March 2, 2015 through the end of the spring semester.

26 February 2015 | 2:57 pm Read More →
“College of Charleston Day” to be Held at S.C. State House

“College of Charleston Day” to be Held at S.C. State House

Academic presentations and a “meet and greet” highlight events on February 25, 2015.

23 February 2015 | 12:24 pm Read More →
College Hosts First Charleston Screening of “Las Libres”

College Hosts First Charleston Screening of “Las Libres”

Following the free screening, reproductive justice experts, including Deborah Billings, producer of of ‘Las Libres,’ will be available for a Q&A session.

20 February 2015 | 12:43 pm Read More →
College’s Political Science Department Hosts Polarization and the U.S. Constitution Event

College’s Political Science Department Hosts Polarization and the U.S. Constitution Event

The College of Charleston will host a panel discussion on polarization and the U.S. Constitution on February 23, 2015 at 4 p.m. at the Beatty Center.

19 February 2015 | 3:06 pm Read More →

IN THE NEWS

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Planners of Black History Museum in SC seek public input

Bernard Powers, a historian from the College of Charleston, is the head of the program committee. Read more of the Associated Press story.

25 February 2015 | 1:17 pm Read More →
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CofC professor conveys storm surge threat with simulator

“You would say OK, we expect a storm surge of 15 feet, but what does that mean?” said Lee Lindner, Associate Professor of Atmospheric Physics at the College of Charleston. Read more of the WCIV Story.

25 February 2015 | 1:14 pm Read More →
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Growing population putting more pressure on South Carolina’s roads

“Basically we’re doing very little,” said Kent Gourdin, director of the Global Logistics and Transportation Program at the College of Charleston. “This is a big and wide open problem and we’re kind of dinking around it.” Read more of the Post and Courier story.

23 February 2015 | 2:17 pm Read More →