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CofC in the News – Week of Feb. 8, 2016

CofC in the News – Week of Feb. 8, 2016

In this week’s installment: USA TODAY speaks with students about presidential politics; researchers look at bird songs, a political science professor looks at the role of young voters and more.

CNN and POLITICO to Host Events on Campus

CNN and POLITICO to Host Events on Campus

On Feb. 9, CNN will broadcast a focus group meeting on the evening of the New Hampshire primary. Two days later, POLITICO will host two forums on campus devoted to the economy and energy.

Bully Pulpit Series to Host New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

Bully Pulpit Series to Host New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

The event with S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson will be held on Feb. 10, 2016, in the Stern Center Gardens.

CofC in the News – Week of Feb. 1, 2016

CofC in the News – Week of Feb. 1, 2016

In this week’s installment: CNN talks with students about politics; President McConnell writes about funding higher education, a preview of the College’s new MFA program and more.

Five Cougars Earn CAA  Baseball Preseason Honors

Five Cougars Earn CAA Baseball Preseason Honors

CAA coaches picked the Cougars to finish second in the league. The College opens its season at Patriots Point on Feb. 19 against Nebraska.

CofC Board of Trustees to Meet

CofC Board of Trustees to Meet

The Board of Trustees will hold meetings on Jan. 28 and 29, 2016.

College of Charleston In the News – Week of Jan. 25, 2016

College of Charleston In the News – Week of Jan. 25, 2016

In this week’s installment: the sailing team is honored; why Twitter went down, tax refund delays, an analysis of the presidential primaries and more.

President McConnell Pens Op/Ed Concerning State Funding

President McConnell Pens Op/Ed Concerning State Funding

President Glenn McConnell argues for securing a prosperous future in South Carolina by making smart investments in transportation and education infrastructure.

Injured Canyon Barry Out For the Season

Injured Canyon Barry Out For the Season

The high-scoring basketball player underwent surgery to correct a shoulder injury.

College of Charleston In the News – Week of Jan. 18, 2016

College of Charleston In the News – Week of Jan. 18, 2016

In this week’s installment: the Natural History Museum earns high praise; a look at the area’s economic recovery, analysis of the presidential primaries, a profile of musician Quentin Baxter and more.