College of Charleston Friends of the Library will host S.C. Gwynne, author of “Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson,” at 6 p.m. on Oct. 1, 2014, in Alumni Hall, Randolph Hall.
The theme is “Building Partnerships to Support Youth of Promise,” and features a keynote address from Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World, according to Time Magazine.
Timur Kuran will discuss the the impact of the Middle East’s traditional institutions on poor political performance. The event takes place at 6 p.m. on Sept. 30, 2014, in Wells Fargo Auditorium.
Senator Rand Paul will participate in a town hall event at the College of Charleston on September 30.
Jean Chatzky will talk about proactively managing your money and avoiding pitfalls on September 27, 2014 at 5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
Hundreds of College of Charleston parents, families, and students will be on campus for the annual Family Weekend celebration, September 26-28, 2014.
This is the 10th consecutive year, the Department of Hispanic Studies has hosted a series of events to commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month.
Ambassador Hermano Telles Ribeiro, Consul General of Brazil in Atlanta, will speak at the College of Charleston on Sept. 22, 2014.
The College of Charleston Friends of the Library Fall 2014 Authors’ Series will feature a public lecture by author Virginia Beach on Sept. 23, 2014. Beach is the author of “Rice and Ducks: The Surprising Convergence that Saved the Carolina Lowcountry.”