CofC in the News: Week of May 29, 2017

College of Charleston “In the News” is a round-up of news articles featuring College faculty, staff, students and alumni. Recent media coverage of CofC includes:

An Underground College for Undocumented Immigrants

Education professor Jon Hale is quoted in The New Yorker in an article about Freedom University, a school for undocumented students.

From Nikki Haley, another side of Trump’s ‘America First’

Professor and chair of political science Gibbs Knotts is quoted in an Associated Press article about U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley.

Ceresani to appear on ‘MasterChef

CofC alumnus Necco Ceresani ’12 discusses his appearance on the FOX TV show MasterChef, which airs at 8 p.m. on May 31, 2017.

Use ‘Calhoun rule’ on monuments

English professor Joe Kelly writes an op-ed in The Post and Courier about the debate surrounding Confederate monuments.

Review: Dee Dee Bridgewater teaches a lesson

 A Spoleto review in The Post and Courier says Cistern Yard provides “the most organic listening experiences of all of the Spoleto Festival venues.”

Populations soar in some South Carolina towns, but many see no growth at all

Tracy Burkett, professor and chair of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, weighs in on the Palmetto State’s census gains.

New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner’s season reminder of talent at South Carolina colleges

The Post and Courier examines the banner year of CofC alum Brett Gardner.

College of Charleston, local bee club collaborate to add pollinators to Dixie Plantation

A new collaboration between the College of Charleston and the Charleston Area Beekeepers Association is highlighted in The Post and Courier.