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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 →
Political Science Professor Deconstructs Dystopias

Political Science Professor Deconstructs Dystopias

Political science professor Claire Curtis is a gentle soul who loves her family, political philosophy and people-watching in Cistern Yard. But you might see a different side of her if you try to steal home plate or send texts in her class.

12 August 2014 | 1:02 pm Read More →
Communication Professors Comment on X-Men in Charleston

Communication Professors Comment on X-Men in Charleston

Communication professors comment on the new X-Men installment set in Charleston and the Lowcountry’s growing entertainment industry.

7 August 2014 | 10:32 am Read More →
Professor’s Book Charts Rise of Conservatism in American Politics

Professor’s Book Charts Rise of Conservatism in American Politics

Communication professor Mike Lee’s new book examines conservative political thought in post-World War II America. Learn which books still influence GOP politics and what Lee thinks of the party’s chances to reclaim the White House in 2016.

30 July 2014 | 10:12 am Read More →