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Acclaimed Pianist Ran Dank Sees Bright Future for Piano Studies and Piano Series

Acclaimed Pianist Ran Dank Sees Bright Future for Piano Studies and Piano Series

Ran Dank, the new director of piano studies and artistic director of the International Piano Series, will open the series with his debut performance on Sept. 30.

24 September 2014 | 9:39 am Read More →
Professor and Student Help Develop Life-Saving Use for Digital Camera

Professor and Student Help Develop Life-Saving Use for Digital Camera

Physics professor Joe Carson and biology major Hannah Wilson are part of a research team that invented a digital imaging tool that can help diagnose cancerous lesions.

19 September 2014 | 4:37 pm Read More →
Data Mining: Professor Analyzes Digital Information to Improve Business Practices

Data Mining: Professor Analyzes Digital Information to Improve Business Practices

When companies want to know if their employees are abusing Internet privileges at work, they call an expert like Chen-Huei Chou, an associate professor in the Department of Supply Chain and Information Management.

16 September 2014 | 12:29 pm Read More →
Class Meets Current Events for Ukrainian Political Science Expert

Class Meets Current Events for Ukrainian Political Science Expert

College of Charleston instructor Max Kovalov’s European Studies capstone course is heavily influenced by current events that hit close to home for Kovalov.

12 September 2014 | 9:36 am Read More →
Teaching 9/11: 5 Books That Confront the Tragedy

Teaching 9/11: 5 Books That Confront the Tragedy

Many of today’s college students were in elementary school on 9/11. College of Charleston English professor Susan Farrell uses literature and other works to teach about the attacks and their aftermath.

9 September 2014 | 12:45 pm Read More →
Chinese Professor Brings Ancient Flavor to Celebration of Charleston’s Super Moon

Chinese Professor Brings Ancient Flavor to Celebration of Charleston’s Super Moon

Lei Jin has become a go-to expert on all aspects of Chinese culture in Charleston. She has organized a Chinese Moon Festival event to celebrate the extra-large-looking moon on September 9, 2014.

4 September 2014 | 10:13 am Read More →
Scholars Around the World are Talking about a Journal Edited by Professor Mike Gómez

Scholars Around the World are Talking about a Journal Edited by Professor Mike Gómez

Hispanic Studies professor Michael Gómez explains the interest in nineteenth century Spanish literature and the journal Decimonónica.

28 August 2014 | 8:48 am Read More →
6 Signs You’re Ready to be a Tech Entrepreneur

6 Signs You’re Ready to be a Tech Entrepreneur

Think you have what it takes to become the next tech billionaire? College of Charleston alumna Laura Willoughby ’98, who directs a tech incubator in Maryland, offers advice for wannabe tech entrepreneurs.

22 August 2014 | 10:47 am Read More →
Geology Professor’s Commitment to Students and Science is Rock Solid

Geology Professor’s Commitment to Students and Science is Rock Solid

After nearly 20 years of teaching and conducting research at the College, associate professor of geology Cassandra Runyon is as passionate as ever about studying and exploring the universe with her students and colleagues.

19 August 2014 | 5:16 pm Read More →
Strategies for Surviving First Day of Classes

Strategies for Surviving First Day of Classes

The start of a new academic year is a time of excitement, exploration and information-overload. Read one College of Charleston expert’s recommendations for coping with the stress.

14 August 2014 | 4:14 pm Read More →