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Cougars Take Gold at Pan American Games

Cougars Take Gold at Pan American Games

Rising junior sailor Irene Abascal won Gold in the Open Hobie 16, and former CofC sailor and two-time Olympian Juan Maegli won Gold in the Men’s Laser competition.

Wells Fargo Awards $100K to Business Scholarship Fund

Wells Fargo Awards $100K to Business Scholarship Fund

Scholarships will be awarded to two School of Business students who are planning to pursue careers in finance or banking.

College of Charleston In the News – Week of July 27, 2015

College of Charleston In the News – Week of July 27, 2015

In this week’s installment: more female students enrolling in MBA programs; an entomologist talks about bad bugs; a look at presidential primaries; and college students are having a “stand-up” good time.

College of Charleston In the News – Week of July 13, 2015

College of Charleston In the News – Week of July 13, 2015

In this week’s installment: College of Charleston experts talk about the removal of the Confederate flag from the statehouse grounds in Columbia, S.C.

Brett Gardner Named to MLB All-Star Team

Brett Gardner Named to MLB All-Star Team

The New York Yankees outfielder has been selected to play in the MLB All-Star Game in Cincinnati on July 14, 2015.

Sailors to Represent College in 2016 Summer Olympics

Sailors to Represent College in 2016 Summer Olympics

Sophomore Stefano Peschiera and alumnus Juan Maegli ’12 have qualified to represent their respective countries in sailing events at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

#VoteGardy: Alum Brett Gardner on Final Vote Ballot for MLB All-Star Game

#VoteGardy: Alum Brett Gardner on Final Vote Ballot for MLB All-Star Game

Show your Cougar spirit by voting for former College of Charleston baseball player Brett Gardner to secure a spot in the 2015 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.

College of Charleston In the News – Week of July 6, 2015

College of Charleston In the News – Week of July 6, 2015

In this week’s installment: The future of the Confederate flag in South Carolina, the vice president talk surrounding Gov. Nikki Haley, race relations in Charleston, and a history of Civil War monuments.

Milan Brown Named Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach

Milan Brown Named Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach

The former head coach at College of the Holy Cross has more than 20 years of coaching experience, including two prior stints with schools in the Colonial Athletic Association.

American Library Association Honors Memory of Librarian Cynthia Hurd

American Library Association Honors Memory of Librarian Cynthia Hurd

The Black Caucus of the American Library Association will honor the slain College librarian by making a donation and dedicating an award to her memory.