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Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs

History, Hip Hop and Hope: College Kicks Off Major in African American Studies

History, Hip Hop and Hope: College Kicks Off Major in African American Studies

African American studies is the newest major at the College, and a renowned scholar and hip hop producer will help to kick it off.

15 September 2014 | 11:43 am Read More →
I Want Your Job: Marketing and Promotions at Nashville Record Label

I Want Your Job: Marketing and Promotions at Nashville Record Label

Emily Gallo ’12 created her own music business program. Flash forward two years and she’s applying her education at a successful Nashville record label.

10 September 2014 | 10:00 am Read More →
Chinese Professor Brings Ancient Flavor to Celebration of Charleston’s Super Moon

Chinese Professor Brings Ancient Flavor to Celebration of Charleston’s Super Moon

Lei Jin has become a go-to expert on all aspects of Chinese culture in Charleston. She has organized a Chinese Moon Festival event to celebrate the extra-large-looking moon on September 9, 2014.

4 September 2014 | 10:13 am Read More →
5 Reasons the College’s Jewish Student Union/Hillel is Getting National Attention

5 Reasons the College’s Jewish Student Union/Hillel is Getting National Attention

The College of Charleston Jewish Student Union/Hillel is recognized as one of the “Top 7 Hillels You Haven’t Heard Of” in the world’s largest circulated Jewish magazine – “Reform Judaism.”

3 September 2014 | 11:07 am Read More →
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 →