CofC In the News

CofC In the News – Week of June 29, 2015

CofC In the News – Week of June 29, 2015

In this week’s installment: the changing ways South Carolinians look at the Confederate flag issue, the challenges facing the arts in Charleston, and a look at preservation and Southern history.

Faculty Contributes Perspective on the Emanuel A.M.E. Church Tragedy

Faculty Contributes Perspective on the Emanuel A.M.E. Church Tragedy

Charleston is finding its own way to grieve last week’s tragedy at Emanuel A.M.E. Church on Calhoun Street. These College of Charleston faculty members have written poignant pieces to work through the experience and express what it’s really like in Charleston right now.

CofC In the News – Week of June 15, 2015

CofC In the News – Week of June 15, 2015

In this week’s installment: A political science professor talks about the presidential race, a look at Alyson Shotz’s exhibit at the Halsey, and remembering George Spaulding.

Cougars Dominate Kiteboarding Nationals

Cougars Dominate Kiteboarding Nationals

Kiteboarders from the College took home several honors from the Collegiate Kiteboarding National Championships, held earlier this week at Hatteras Island, N.C.

The Case of the Unknown and Absolutely Adorable Shark

The Case of the Unknown and Absolutely Adorable Shark

Marine biology professor Gavin Naylor helped identify a rare pocket shark caught off Louisiana. Only two are ever known to have been found.

CofC In the News- Week of June 8, 2015

CofC In the News- Week of June 8, 2015

In this week’s installment: A geology professor talks about an unexpected “find” in Mount Pleasant, the College receives a grant to study coastal waters, and a political scientist looks at the growing field of presidential candidates.

Obama Honors CofC Alum as “Global Entrepreneur”

Obama Honors CofC Alum as “Global Entrepreneur”

Griffin Peddicord ’14 will soon debut an app that connects music listeners around the world.

Varsity Sailing Team Wins National Title

Varsity Sailing Team Wins National Title

College’s coed sailing team won the prestigious Leonard B. Fowle Trophy, awarded annually to the best all-around sailing team in the nation by the Intercollegiate Sailing Association.

The World is Your Classroom

The World is Your Classroom

At the College of Charleston, you can study abroad in almost any academic discipline on nearly every continent.

CofC In the News – Week of May 25

CofC In the News – Week of May 25

In this week’s installment – surfing classes make a big splash at the College; Tibetan monks begin construction of a mandala in the library; remembering the great George Spaulding and more.