News Briefs

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.

Venue Change: Bully Pulpit Series to Host Gov. Chris Christie Inside TD Arena

Venue Change: Bully Pulpit Series to Host Gov. Chris Christie Inside TD Arena

The event with S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in the McAlister Suite of the TD Arena.

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.

CofC Board of Trustees to Meet

CofC Board of Trustees to Meet

The Board of Trustees will hold meetings on Jan. 28 and 29, 2016.

College of Charleston In the News – Week of Jan. 25, 2016

College of Charleston In the News – Week of Jan. 25, 2016

In this week’s installment: the sailing team is honored; why Twitter went down, tax refund delays, an analysis of the presidential primaries and more.

President McConnell Pens Op/Ed Concerning State Funding

President McConnell Pens Op/Ed Concerning State Funding

President Glenn McConnell argues for securing a prosperous future in South Carolina by making smart investments in transportation and education infrastructure.