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Why Your Grandparents Love the College of Charleston Too

Why Your Grandparents Love the College of Charleston Too

Like many senior citizens, Lawrence and Judith McMahon are still passionate about learning. And thanks to a state program that waives tuition for residents 60 and older, the McMahons are reliving their college days.

28 August 2014 | 5:23 pm Read More →
Author to Read from Debut Novel “Charleston”

Author to Read from Debut Novel “Charleston”

Margaret Bradham Thornton will read from her new book “Charleston” at 7 p.m., Sept. 4, 2014, in Alumni Hall. There’s even a reference to the College of Charleston in the novel’s opening pages.

28 August 2014 | 11:45 am Read More →
I Want Your Job No. 36: Political Risk Analyst in Washington, D.C.

I Want Your Job No. 36: Political Risk Analyst in Washington, D.C.

Caroline Horres ’12 works in D.C. performing economic and political risk analysis and putting her political science degree, Arabic fluency and passion for current events to use every day.

27 August 2014 | 1:54 pm Read More →
Figure Skating Club President Medals at National Competition

Figure Skating Club President Medals at National Competition

Senior Jacquelin Zimmerman’s love of figure skating motivated her to start a figure skating club at the College.

27 August 2014 | 9:00 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 →
6 Fun Ways to Fill General Education Requirements This Fall

6 Fun Ways to Fill General Education Requirements This Fall

The College of Charleston offers many exciting options for students to fulfill their general education requirements in the fall 2014 semester!

21 August 2014 | 3:22 pm Read More →
I Want Your Job No. 35: Producer for NBC’s TODAY Show

I Want Your Job No. 35: Producer for NBC’s TODAY Show

As a producer on NBC’s TODAY Show, Molly Cowan ’05 works around the clock on breaking news, features, award shows and anything else that hits her desk.

20 August 2014 | 10:00 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 →
See What is New at the College for 2014-15

See What is New at the College for 2014-15

In fall 2014, you’ll find new academic majors and minors, like urban studies and entrepreneurship, as well as two brand-new, high-tech facilities.

19 August 2014 | 9:22 am Read More →
Poetry Readings to Commemorate 100th Anniversary of WWI

Poetry Readings to Commemorate 100th Anniversary of WWI

Beginning Aug. 21, 2014, and continuing each Thursday during class change from 12:05 p.m. to 12:15 p.m., faculty and staff will read a poem to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I.

18 August 2014 | 4:50 pm Read More →