CofC in the News: Week of Oct. 30, 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:

 Viva l’Italia! Film festival brings best of new Italian cinema to Charleston

The Post and Courier speaks with French professor Giovanna De Luca about the upcoming Italian Film festival.

New College of Charleston Computer Science Center Focuses on Student Innovation

Charleston CEO looks at the College’s new computer science facility.

Admiral who oversaw Osama bin Laden raid to talk leadership at Charleston roundtable

The Post and Courier previews the upcoming Friends of the Library event featuring Retired Navy Adm. William McRaven.

Gibbes Museum of Art outlines sugar skull making for Dia de Muertos

Hispanic Studies professor Joseph Weyers talks to The Post and Courier about a Mexican sweet treat.

Coming Full Circle

Collegiate Recovery Program director Wood Marchant is interviewed by Recovery Magazine.

Charleston tourism hit hard by scare from Tropical Storm Irma

Hospitality and Tourism Management professor Wayne Smith talks with The Post and Courier about the economic impacts of Tropical Storm Irma.

Ancient fossil of newly discovered dolphin species found in South Carolina river

WCIV-TV interviews paleontologist Robert Boessenecker about a discovery in the Wando River.

Save Arctic Refuge from oil

Business Professor Mark Hartley writes an op/ed in The Post and Courier about oil exploration.

Armed with cash and powerful friends, Mark Sanford preps for election fights

Political science professor Gibbs Knotts speaks to the McClatchy News Service about South Carolina Congressman Mark Sanford.