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Convocation Set for Aug. 18

Convocation Set for Aug. 18

Convocation will signal the official entry of the Class of 2018 into the College of Charleston community and the start of the 2014-15 academic year.

13 August 2014 | 3:48 pm Read More →
Five Things to Know Before Booking a Trip Online

Five Things to Know Before Booking a Trip Online

Hospitality and tourism management professor Bing Pan focuses his research on online travel. He reveals the truth about online travel vacation sites.

29 July 2014 | 3:33 pm Read More →
I Want Your Job No. 31: Corporate Partnerships for Jacksonville Jaguars

I Want Your Job No. 31: Corporate Partnerships for Jacksonville Jaguars

Pate Clarson ’12 works hand-in-hand with NFL corporate sponsors like Publix, Pepsi and Bud Light to help brands create lasting impressions with fans throughout the year.

23 July 2014 | 10:00 am Read More →
Alumna and Former Basketball Player Breaks into Fashion with Bow Ties

Alumna and Former Basketball Player Breaks into Fashion with Bow Ties

On the basketball court, Nikki Williams ’09 was a tough competitor. Now she’s putting that drive and her business degree to use in the fashion industry. Her Foreign Öbject fashion line includes bow ties worn by rappers and celebrities.

21 July 2014 | 4:02 pm Read More →
Do’s and Don’ts of Launching a Startup with Fidelity Network Founders

Do’s and Don’ts of Launching a Startup with Fidelity Network Founders

Zachary Hanson ’10 and Diogo Duarte ’08 launched Fidelity Network app, or FiNe, and offer tips for aspiring entrepreneurs. One tip: don’t schedule a meeting just to ask an investor for money.

18 July 2014 | 9:48 am Read More →
College Alumnus Celebrates with San Antonio Spurs, 2014 NBA Champions

College Alumnus Celebrates with San Antonio Spurs, 2014 NBA Champions

Kyle Jones ’11 is an account executive with the San Antonio Spurs. He attended all the home games, got to participate in Championship Parade, and will even get a championship ring.

17 July 2014 | 9:32 am Read More →
School of Business Adds Supply Chain and Information Management Department

School of Business Adds Supply Chain and Information Management Department

Several departments have been restructured to better align academic programs, students, and faculty with the growing business community needs.

9 July 2014 | 10:50 am Read More →
I Want Your Job No. 29: Research Assistant at Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

I Want Your Job No. 29: Research Assistant at Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Alumna Dyanne Vaught ’13 was drawn to economics because of its relevance to the “real world.” Now she’s helping to define the nation’s monetary policy at the Federal Reserve – in a city she calls the “mecca” for economic research.

9 July 2014 | 9:36 am Read More →
Experts Comment on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Believe it will Continue to Enchant and Attract Fans

Experts Comment on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Believe it will Continue to Enchant and Attract Fans

Two College of Charleston experts comment on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, which expanded to a new park July 8, 2014.

8 July 2014 | 1:00 pm Read More →
MBA Students Travel Abroad to Study Finances of Luxury Hotels in China and Hong Kong

MBA Students Travel Abroad to Study Finances of Luxury Hotels in China and Hong Kong

MBA students and faculty from the School of Business recently returned from a study abroad trip to China and Hong Kong where they studied the operations of two Marriott hotels.

8 July 2014 | 9:00 am Read More →