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Archive for October, 2009

BiblioLabs Establishes Computer Science Scholarships

BiblioLabs Establishes Computer Science Scholarships

The College of Charleston has announced today that BiblioLabs LLC will support four four-year tuition scholarships to academically competitive South Carolina students pursing a degree in computer science. BiblioLabs owner and CEO Bob Holt says he hopes the scholarships will attract new computer science majors who demonstrate independent, creative and clever thinking.

30 October 2009 | 9:30 am 0 Comments Read More →
Lecture on Hoover, FDR and the Present

Lecture on Hoover, FDR and the Present

The College of Charleston Friends of the Library is presenting a lecture by Richard Norton Smith on the relationship between Presidents Herbert Hoover and Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Smith will look at the pair, who were once neighbors and friends, but became political adversaries during a time in the U.S. similar to present day.

29 October 2009 | 8:41 am 0 Comments Read More →
Dance Marathon Pumping Up

Dance Marathon Pumping Up

Dance Marathon, the largest student-run philanthropic event at the College of Charleston, will be held at the Carolina First Arena beginning at 7:00 p.m. on February 26 and ending at 10:00 a.m. on February 27.

28 October 2009 | 2:19 pm 0 Comments Read More →
Ocean Monitoring Expert to Speak at College of Charleston

Ocean Monitoring Expert to Speak at College of Charleston

The next-generation of ocean research and educational capabilities will be the topic of discussion as the College of Charleston features a lecture by Professor John Delaney of the University of Washington’s School of Oceanography. The lecture will be held on October 29 in room 118 of College of Charleston Education Building starting at 5 p.m.

28 October 2009 | 10:24 am 0 Comments Read More →
Jewish Studies Celebrates 25 Years

Jewish Studies Celebrates 25 Years

The Yaschik/Arnold Jewish Studies Program at the College of Charleston is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a weekend of activities starting on October 23. Since 1984, the Jewish Studies Program has shaped and sustained a high-quality curriculum and an exciting social environment for more than 700 Jewish students and others at the College of Charleston. […]

23 October 2009 | 12:30 pm 0 Comments Read More →
Grand Opening of Halsey Institute Friday

Grand Opening of Halsey Institute Friday

The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art at the College of Charleston will open the doors of its new gallery space, located in The Marion and Wayland H. Cato Jr. Center for the Arts with the exhibition, Aldwyth: Work v. / Work n. – Collage and Assemblage 1991- 2009. The exhibition begins with a reception on […]

22 October 2009 | 8:23 am 0 Comments Read More →
Innovative Computer Science Classroom

Innovative Computer Science Classroom

Students in the College of Charleston’s Department of Computer Science returned this semester to an innovative new classroom that puts students, thus learning, at the center of the room ­ literally. Room 220, in the JC Long Building (corner of Liberty and St. Philip Streets), now features students in a circle in the center of […]

20 October 2009 | 9:24 am 0 Comments Read More →
Students Dash for Trash

Students Dash for Trash

On your mark, get set, dash! On Saturday, October 24, College of Charleston student teams will grab a grocery cart, garbage bags and gloves and dash into downtown Charleston to participate in the annual litter-collecting scavenger hunt, Dash for Trash. Teams of students scour the city for cigarette butts, used batteries, old hub caps and […]

16 October 2009 | 12:18 pm 0 Comments Read More →
College Presents "Tarantella-An Italian Spider Dance Night"

College Presents "Tarantella-An Italian Spider Dance Night"

The Italian Studies Program at the College of Charleston will present Tarantella-An Italian Spider Dance Night on October 23, 2009.  The event will be held in Physicians Auditorium on the campus of the College of Charleston.

16 October 2009 | 11:10 am 0 Comments Read More →
Record Number of Study Abroad Programs for 2010

Record Number of Study Abroad Programs for 2010

The College of Charleston is offering a record number of study abroad trips for summer 2010. A study abroad fair will be held on Monday, October 19 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Physician’s Promenade (near the corner of Glebe and George Streets).

16 October 2009 | 8:56 am 0 Comments Read More →