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Parents Reveal What They Won’t Miss When You Leave for College

Parents Reveal What They Won’t Miss When You Leave for College

If your mom is crying when she leaves your residence hall, don’t assume they’re tears of sadness. She might be thinking of the mess she’ll no longer have to deal with…

29 July 2014 | 9:38 am Read More →
#TrueStory Social Media is Now Required in Many College Courses

#TrueStory Social Media is Now Required in Many College Courses

Social media isn’t just social anymore. Professors are requiring it in class assignments and they’ve found it is a great outlet for introverted students, a better way to communicate and more.

25 July 2014 | 10:59 am 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 →
Summer Internship in Alaska Gets Biology Major Up-close to Nature

Summer Internship in Alaska Gets Biology Major Up-close to Nature

Biology major Zach Brooker can’t imagine a more perfect place to study the natural environment than Alaska. He’s spending his summer there as part of an internship studying salmon populations in Prince William Sound.

22 July 2014 | 7:51 pm 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 →
College of Charleston Junior to Perform in 100th Anniversary Step Show

College of Charleston Junior to Perform in 100th Anniversary Step Show

Junior Marcus Brown is one of 100 Phi Beta Sigma fraternity members chosen from universities across the U.S. to perform a step show as part of the organization’s 100th anniversary celebration.

16 July 2014 | 4:02 pm Read More →
I Want Your Job No. 30: Travel Writer and Editor for Matador Network

I Want Your Job No. 30: Travel Writer and Editor for Matador Network

Katka Lapelosová ’08 travels the globe, works from home (or wherever in the world she happens to be), and produces social media content about, well, traveling.

16 July 2014 | 10:00 am Read More →
College of Charleston Professor Makes Discovery of Epic Proportions

College of Charleston Professor Makes Discovery of Epic Proportions

Astronomy Professor Jon Hakkila and an international team of researchers have made a scientific discovery that is so big and unexpected that it challenges our understanding of the evolution of the universe.

15 July 2014 | 10:00 am Read More →