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Archive for August, 2010

Rosengarten to Receive Governor’s Awards in the Humanities

Rosengarten to Receive Governor’s Awards in the Humanities

Professor selected for his professional career of highly acclaimed research and publications.

31 August 2010 | 10:40 am Read More →
Friends of the Library Host Halsey-McCallum Collection

Friends of the Library Host Halsey-McCallum Collection

Collection can be seen from September 24, 2010 until December 15, 2010.

30 August 2010 | 10:24 am Read More →
Teachers who made their mark – Charleston Post and Courier

Teachers who made their mark – Charleston Post and Courier

I had many influential and supportive teachers from the elementary grades through graduate school who provided the foundation for meaningful learning opportunities. These teachers are the primary reason that school was, and continues to be, a positive experience for me. Particularly inspiring to me was Margaret Uzzle, my high school senior English teacher. Mrs. Uzzle […]

27 August 2010 | 3:26 pm Read More →
Credit card balances, defaults drop across South Carolina – Charleston Business Journal

Credit card balances, defaults drop across South Carolina – Charleston Business Journal

College of Charleston economist Frank Hefner said the drop in delinquencies can be partly explained by Americans’ reaction to the depth of the recession by paying down and then staying away from consumer debt. He also said the tightening of credit standards, more intense government monitoring of lenders and the heightened risk aversion of big […]

27 August 2010 | 3:26 pm Read More →
Magazine Names the College of Charleston “Best Small Public College” – Lowcountry Biz

Magazine Names the College of Charleston “Best Small Public College” – Lowcountry Biz

CHARLESTON, SC – In the August 22, 2010 issue, the magazine says the “College of Charleston is very hot right now for good reason. Beautiful and in a chic setting, it offers good academics and is easier to get into than it ought to be.” http://lowcountrybizsc.com/articles/904/

26 August 2010 | 9:33 am Read More →
Local hotel occupancy expected to rise in 2010, ’11 – The Post and Courier

Local hotel occupancy expected to rise in 2010, ’11 – The Post and Courier

The College of Charleston’s Office of Tourism Analysis, part of the School of Business, predicts a 65.3 percent occupancy rate for Charleston County in 2010, up from 62.7 percent in 2009. The forecast anticipates that number to basically hold steady in 2011 at 65.5 percent. http://www.postandcourier.com/news/2010/aug/26/rooms-report/

26 August 2010 | 9:32 am Read More →
Business Professor Selected to Federal Post

Business Professor Selected to Federal Post

John F. “Skip” Martin has been selected as the private counsel for the U. S. Department of Justice for the District of South Carolina.

25 August 2010 | 10:49 am Read More →
Record Number of Students Study Abroad

Record Number of Students Study Abroad

Over 600 College of Charleston students participated in a study abroad experience.

25 August 2010 | 9:08 am Read More →
‘Stinky’ still OK after decade – The Post and Courier

‘Stinky’ still OK after decade – The Post and Courier

The recapture is only the second among more than 50 releases from the aquarium’s sea turtle hospital. It’s a rare second look at a male; adult males spend their lives at sea, aren’t often caught, and are largely a mystery. The data from Stinky gives researchers a little better bead on just how old the […]

24 August 2010 | 3:22 pm Read More →
Magazine Names the College of Charleston “Best Small Public College” – Swamp Fox News

Magazine Names the College of Charleston “Best Small Public College” – Swamp Fox News

Parade magazine has named the College of Charleston one of the best small public colleges in the nation. In the August 22, 2010 issue, the magazine says the “College of Charleston is very hot right now for good reason. Beautiful and in a chic setting, it offers good academics and is easier to get into […]

24 August 2010 | 3:21 pm Read More →