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Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs

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 →
This Might Only Happen in Charleston

This Might Only Happen in Charleston

Construction workers unearthed a Civil War-era artillery shell on the College of Charleston campus.

3 December 2014 | 2:52 pm Read More →
Cougar Countdown Offers Stress-Busting Activities During Exam Week

Cougar Countdown Offers Stress-Busting Activities During Exam Week

Cougar Countdown runs Dec. 2 to Dec. 10 and offers a variety of events and activities to help students approach final exams with a healthy and positive attitude.

1 December 2014 | 10:13 am Read More →
Final Exam Week is December 3-10

Final Exam Week is December 3-10

Need extra tutoring before finals or a quiet place to study? What about stress relief or a ride home after a late night of studying? The College has you covered.

24 November 2014 | 10:17 am Read More →
Find Out How a College Alumna’s Jeopardy! Appearance Went Viral

Find Out How a College Alumna’s Jeopardy! Appearance Went Viral

Alumna Elizabeth Williams ’01 credits the liberal arts education she received at the College of Charleston for helping her make it on to Jeopardy!

17 November 2014 | 10:05 am Read More →
Berlin Wall Expert Reflects on 25th Anniversary of the Fall

Berlin Wall Expert Reflects on 25th Anniversary of the Fall

Senior German instructor Stephen Della Lana reflects on his experiences in Germany before, during and after the Wall fell 25 years ago on November 9, 1989.

6 November 2014 | 1:51 pm Read More →
Italian Cinema Expert Brings Culture and Traditions to Charleston

Italian Cinema Expert Brings Culture and Traditions to Charleston

Italian Professor Giovanna De Luca launched Charleston’s Nuovo Cinema Italiano in 2006. The eighth annual film festival kicks off Thursday, November 6, 2014.

30 October 2014 | 11:27 am Read More →