News Briefs

Do You Have an Entrepreneurial Mindset?

Do You Have an Entrepreneurial Mindset?

The College’s School of Professional Studies will offer a course titled “Leading Teams for Impact: Executive Coaching and Assessment Tools,” from May 18-20, 2016.

McConnell to Make Announcement Concerning BOUNDLESS Campaign

McConnell to Make Announcement Concerning BOUNDLESS Campaign

President McConnell will announce the passing of a major fundraising milestone.

Theodore B. Guérard Lecture Series Addresses Role of Classics in Liberal Arts

Theodore B. Guérard Lecture Series Addresses Role of Classics in Liberal Arts

The lectures on Feb. 15 and Feb. 16, 2016, include remarks by scholars from The College of Charleston, Arizona State University, and the University of New Mexico.

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie Cancels Appearance

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie Cancels Appearance

In the wake of a 6th place finish in the New Hampshire primary, N.J. Gov. Chris Christie has canceled his appearance at the College scheduled for Feb. 10, 2016.

POLITICO Events Open to Campus

POLITICO Events Open to Campus

POLITICO will be on campus to host political forums devoted to energy and the economy as part of the College’s Bully Pulpit Series.

CofC in the News – Week of Feb. 8, 2016

CofC in the News – Week of Feb. 8, 2016

In this week’s installment: USA TODAY speaks with students about presidential politics; researchers look at bird songs, a political science professor looks at the role of young voters and more.

Anthropologist Richard Price to Speak about Runaway Slave Communities

Anthropologist Richard Price to Speak about Runaway Slave Communities

The lecture is part of the conference, “Marronage and Maroonage in
 Culture, History, and Society.” taking place at the College from Feb. 4 – 6, 2016.

CofC in the News – Week of Feb. 1, 2016

CofC in the News – Week of Feb. 1, 2016

In this week’s installment: CNN talks with students about politics; President McConnell writes about funding higher education, a preview of the College’s new MFA program and more.

Five Cougars Earn CAA  Baseball Preseason Honors

Five Cougars Earn CAA Baseball Preseason Honors

CAA coaches picked the Cougars to finish second in the league. The College opens its season at Patriots Point on Feb. 19 against Nebraska.

CofC MBA Program Recognized for Excellence

CofC MBA Program Recognized for Excellence

The one-year MBA program was honored by the Southeastern Chamber of Commerce for its personal commitment, dedication and performance.