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Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs

African American Studies Talk to Explore Racial Violence

African American Studies Talk to Explore Racial Violence

Professor of African American history Mari Crabtree will give a talk on March 11, 2015, titled “My Soul is a Witness: Theorizing Racial Violence with the Blues.”

2 March 2015 | 2:55 pm Read More →
Chinese New Year 2015: Year of the Sheep

Chinese New Year 2015: Year of the Sheep

Originally based on the Chinese lunar-solar calendar, the holiday, also known as Spring Festival, is traditionally celebrated by families coming together to renew ties.

17 February 2015 | 1:26 pm Read More →
Why Have Jews Been So Successful in the Modern World?

Why Have Jews Been So Successful in the Modern World?

Jewish studies professor Adam Mendelsohn offers insight. His new book on the subject won the top prize in the National Jewish Book Awards.

17 February 2015 | 1:24 pm Read More →
I Want Your Job: Translator for Luxury Chile Magazine

I Want Your Job: Translator for Luxury Chile Magazine

Lauren Stevens ’03 knew she’d live in Chile again after she studied abroad there in college. When she moved back without a job, Stevens had no idea she’d become a translator for one of the country’s foremost luxury travel magazines.

11 February 2015 | 1:30 pm Read More →
Laugh Along with the Top Black Comedians

Laugh Along with the Top Black Comedians

The College of Charleston will screen the documentary Why We Laugh: Great Black Comedians and host author Darryl Littleton at the Avery Research Center.

15 January 2015 | 12:03 pm Read More →
College Closed Until January 5, 2015

College Closed Until January 5, 2015

Campus will be closed beginning Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, and will reopen on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015.

22 December 2014 | 9:00 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 →
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 →
Tenth Annual Chanukah in the Square

Tenth Annual Chanukah in the Square

The College’s Yaschik/Arnold Jewish Studies Program partners with community organizations to host the 10th-annual Chanukah in the Square event Dec 21, 2014.

15 December 2014 | 4:30 pm 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 →