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Why Professor Reba Parker Says Peace is a Verb

Why Professor Reba Parker Says Peace is a Verb

The idea of peace on Earth can be just that – an idea you write off among more pressing priorities. But to Professor Reba Parker, peace is something else entirely.

17 December 2014 | 3:30 pm Read More →
The Truthiness Concerning “The Colbert Report” and Young Voters

The Truthiness Concerning “The Colbert Report” and Young Voters

“The Colbert Report” ends it’s run on Thursday. See photos and video from Stephen Colbert’s campaign rally on campus, plus a political science professor explains the show’s impact.

15 December 2014 | 9:00 am Read More →
Robert Taylor Dishes Out Sound Tradition with His Musical Mastery

Robert Taylor Dishes Out Sound Tradition with His Musical Mastery

Likening pop music to Applebee’s food and folk music to a recipe that’s been passed down from generation to generation, music professor Robert Taylor cooks up delectable performances.

11 December 2014 | 9:48 am Read More →
Professor says NCAA Should Rethink Football Playoff System

Professor says NCAA Should Rethink Football Playoff System

Communication professor Vince Benigni says NCAA should look at a six-team playoff to find a true national champion team.

8 December 2014 | 3:09 pm Read More →
Orion Launch Offers Infinite Possibilities for Professor and Alumnus

Orion Launch Offers Infinite Possibilities for Professor and Alumnus

Geology professor Cass Runyon was at the Orion launch, and alum David Weiss ’12, a Mars researcher, might be involved in the first manned trip to the planet.

5 December 2014 | 3:15 pm Read More →
Sociologist Discusses Gonzo Journalism, Gardening, and the Name Brittany

Sociologist Discusses Gonzo Journalism, Gardening, and the Name Brittany

No matter what your major is, sociology professor Tracy Burkett says all students should understand the connections between individuals, groups and society.

2 December 2014 | 10:12 am Read More →
6 Things to Consider if We Were to Add a Football Program

6 Things to Consider if We Were to Add a Football Program

Assistant Professor of Economics Mark Witte discusses what the College of Charleston should consider if we were to add a football program.

25 November 2014 | 3:33 pm Read More →
Mystery in the Mudflats: Marine Biology Expert Follows Invasive Seaweed Around the World

Mystery in the Mudflats: Marine Biology Expert Follows Invasive Seaweed Around the World

Associate Professor of Biology Erik Sotka researches how an invasive Japanese seaweed species is able to thrive in every estuary in the Northern Hemisphere.

21 November 2014 | 9:30 am Read More →
Biology Professor’s Career Devoted to Studying, Rescuing Sea Turtles

Biology Professor’s Career Devoted to Studying, Rescuing Sea Turtles

Dave Owens, associate dean of the Graduate School and professor of Biology, is closely involved with the South Carolina Aquarium’s work to rescue, rehabilitate and release sea turtles.

11 November 2014 | 11:15 am Read More →
Biology Professor Explains How Ibuprofen is Damaging Our Ecosystem

Biology Professor Explains How Ibuprofen is Damaging Our Ecosystem

Kermit the Frog wasn’t kidding: It’s not easy being green – and professor Allison Welch can back him up. She’s found some interesting things in her research on the amphibians.

5 November 2014 | 2:08 pm Read More →