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Humanities and Social Sciences

Student Entrepreneur Believes in the Freedom Found in a Mobile App

Student Entrepreneur Believes in the Freedom Found in a Mobile App

Sophomore Jake Durham’s voter app impressed competition judges with its focus, its innovation and its potential to have a transformational impact on our elections.

19 December 2014 | 10:46 am Read More →
Professors Recall Their Best Christmas Gifts Ever

Professors Recall Their Best Christmas Gifts Ever

Seven professors think back on the best things they found under the Christmas tree as kids. Some won’t surprise you at all!

18 December 2014 | 10:24 am Read More →
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 →
Top 10 Greatest Christmas Movies of All Time

Top 10 Greatest Christmas Movies of All Time

John Bruns, director of the College of Charleston’s Film Studies Program, ranks his favorite Top 10 Christmas movies, and explains why they’re so great.

17 December 2014 | 9:23 am Read More →
Hot Books for Cold Weather by College Romance Writers

Hot Books for Cold Weather by College Romance Writers

In need of a steamy page-turner? A number of College alumni and employees are among the hottest romance writers in America.

15 December 2014 | 11:44 am Read More →
Students Share Tips for Practicing Sustainability During the Holidays

Students Share Tips for Practicing Sustainability During the Holidays

The holidays don’t have to be a time of overindulgence. With this great advice from the Office of Sustainability you can shop, give gifts and eat in ways that are both sustainable and festive.

9 December 2014 | 11:16 am Read More →
8 Creative Assignments that Make Finals Kind of Awesome

8 Creative Assignments that Make Finals Kind of Awesome

Several College of Charleston professors are changing up finals week with exciting projects that’ll make you forget the stress of exams.

5 December 2014 | 2:15 pm Read More →
I Want Your Job: Special Assistant U.S. Attorney

I Want Your Job: Special Assistant U.S. Attorney

Matthew McClellan ’08 plans to try at least one case before the U.S. Supreme Court or be a TV legal correspondent/commentator. Or both.

3 December 2014 | 3:52 pm Read More →
This Might Only Happen in Charleston

This Might Only Happen in Charleston

Construction workers unearthed a Civil War-era artillery shell on the College of Charleston campus.

3 December 2014 | 2:52 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 →