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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 →
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 →
Alumnus Wins Fulbright Award to Research Migrant Workers in Mexico

Alumnus Wins Fulbright Award to Research Migrant Workers in Mexico

Levi Vonk ’13 was a model Honors College student and natural leader as an undergraduate at the College of Charleston. He’s currently finishing up graduate school in England.

22 August 2014 | 2:17 pm 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 →
College’s Hispanic Honor Society Receives National Distinction

College’s Hispanic Honor Society Receives National Distinction

College of Charleston’s Nu Zeta Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, was recently named an “Honor Chapter” for the 4th consecutive year.  

20 August 2014 | 6:56 am Read More →
Alumna Uses Acting Talents to Shine Light on Partner Violence

Alumna Uses Acting Talents to Shine Light on Partner Violence

Following the performance of her one-woman play at Piccolo Spoleto this summer, Colie McClellan ’10 is taking her show on the road to Philadelphia. The play deals with the prevalence of dating and domestic violence against women.

18 August 2014 | 3:46 pm Read More →
#TrueStory Social Media is Now Required in Many College Courses

#TrueStory Social Media is Now Required in Many College Courses

Social media isn’t just social anymore. Professors are requiring it in class assignments and they’ve found it is a great outlet for introverted students, a better way to communicate and more.

25 July 2014 | 10:59 am Read More →
Jewish Studies Offers Weekly Course on Reading Hebrew

Jewish Studies Offers Weekly Course on Reading Hebrew

Whether you’ve never read Hebrew before or just want to brush up on your skills, an upcoming weekly course offered by Jewish Studies can help you. Reading Hebrew begins Aug. 25, 2014, and is free and open to the public.

24 July 2014 | 2:15 pm Read More →
Alumnus Covers World Cup in Brazil for Reuters News

Alumnus Covers World Cup in Brazil for Reuters News

Alumnus Nathan Frandino ’10 got his start writing for the College’s student newspaper. Now he’s a producer for Reuters TV and just returned from covering the World Cup in Brazil.

8 July 2014 | 9:00 am Read More →