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#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 →
How Learning a Foreign Language Can Help Launch Your Career

How Learning a Foreign Language Can Help Launch Your Career

Two College of Charleston languages graduates explain how being fluent in a foreign language helped them find jobs and advance their careers.

27 June 2014 | 5:00 am Read More →
Four Must-Read Stories in College of Charleston Magazine

Four Must-Read Stories in College of Charleston Magazine

The summer 2014 issue of the national award-winning College of Charleston Magazine is out. Here’s a look at some of the amazing people from the College family featured on the pages of the new issue.

23 June 2014 | 1:14 pm Read More →
Being Progressive: Using Film for Artistic, Social and Cultural Progress

Being Progressive: Using Film for Artistic, Social and Cultural Progress

Italian professor Giovanna De Luca launched the Nuovo Cinema Italiano Film Festival eight years ago to help the Charleston community learn more about Italy, and themselves.

19 June 2014 | 9:34 am Read More →
How to Launch a Product One Year After You Graduate

How to Launch a Product One Year After You Graduate

Arianna Megaro ’13 has received patent approval and is in the manufacturing process for BlokRok, a new sunscreen applicator. She offers six tips for entrepreneurial college students.

16 June 2014 | 1:23 pm Read More →
Avery Staff Members Head to Ivy League for Summer Learning

Avery Staff Members Head to Ivy League for Summer Learning

Staff from the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture are participating in professional development this summer.

2 June 2014 | 3:33 pm Read More →
Director Proud of Avery’s Role in Celebrating Black Life

Director Proud of Avery’s Role in Celebrating Black Life

As she heads to Harvard for leadership training this summer, Patricia Williams Lessane reflects on the Avery Center’s expanded research and public programs.

30 May 2014 | 10:29 am Read More →
Being Progressive: Making a Kosher Vegetarian/Vegan Dining Hall a Reality

Being Progressive: Making a Kosher Vegetarian/Vegan Dining Hall a Reality

Marty Perlmutter envisions the College’s Jewish Studies Program serving as a catalyst for the renaissance of Jewish life in Charleston. The new dining hall is just one step in his plan.

29 May 2014 | 1:57 pm Read More →