CofC In the News: Week of Oct. 8, 2018

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

The Post and Courier, Charleston City Paper and Holy City Sinner write about biology professor Phil Dustan winning an Emmy Award for his part in the Netflix film Chasing Coral

Can guided tours save Airbnb?

Vox interviews hospitality and tourism professor Daniel Guttentag about Airbnb.

New Center for Study of Slavery to examine troubled Charleston history and current impacts

The Post and Courier looks at CofC’s new Center for the Study of Slavery in Charleston.

Will Kavanaugh drama widen SC Gov. McMaster’s big lead over Democrat Smith?

The State talks to political science professor Gibbs Knotts about politics.

‘We’re all children of Abraham’: The patriarch that unites Jews, Christians and Muslims

Department of religious studies Director Elijah Siegler is interviewed by The Post and Courier on a story about religious awareness.

 College of Charleston to host discussion on political civility

 Charleston Currents previews an upcoming Bully Pulpit event focusing on political civility.

Some Charleston area attractions report dip in summer ticket sales

 The Post and Courier talks to hospitality and tourism professor Daniel Guttentag about tourism figures.