News Briefs

Board of Trustees Executive Committee to Meet

Board of Trustees Executive Committee to Meet

The Executive Committee will meet at 10 a.m. on July 26, 2016, in the Randolph Hall boardroom.

David Orr, Famed Environmental Leader, to Visit Campus

David Orr, Famed Environmental Leader, to Visit Campus

The environmental educator and writer will meet with senior administrators and faculty from the College on July 27, 2016.

CofC In the News – Week of July 18, 2016

CofC In the News – Week of July 18, 2016

In this week’s installment: a tree falls in Cistern Yard, A look at a professor’s personal art collection, an economist talks about energy costs and more.

Graduate Dean Amy McCandless Announces Retirement

Graduate Dean Amy McCandless Announces Retirement

Dean McCandless, who has led the Graduate School for the past 10 years and has been at the College for more than 30 years, is retiring on July 15, 2016.

Jerry Baker Named Executive Director of College’s Cougar Club

Jerry Baker Named Executive Director of College’s Cougar Club

Former College of Charleston athletics director Jerry Baker ’74 is coming back to his alma mater as the new executive director of the Cougar Club.

Upstate Alumna Named Top Family Doctor in South Carolina

Upstate Alumna Named Top Family Doctor in South Carolina

The South Carolina Academy of Family Physicians recently named Fran Mixson Kunda ’82 as the 2016-17 Family Physician of the Year.

CofC In the News-Week of July 11, 2016

CofC In the News-Week of July 11, 2016

In this week’s installment: a look at the College’s new recovery program, remembering South Carolina’s removal of the Confederate flag, and more.

CofC In the News- Week of July 5, 2016

CofC In the News- Week of July 5, 2016

In this week’s installment: a look at the College’s new recovery program; a history professor looks at a new movie about Reconstruction; and more.

Statement from College of Charleston President Glenn McConnell

Statement from College of Charleston President Glenn McConnell

President McConnell outlines some of the initial steps being taken to protect the safety and health of members of the campus community in response to recent drug-related arrests.

College Forms Search Committee For New Athletics Director

College Forms Search Committee For New Athletics Director

The College has announced the members of the search committee for the College’s next athletics director. The committee will be chaired by Steve Osborne ’73, executive vice president for business affairs at the College.