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Dynamic Duo: Oceanography Experts Collaborate to Study Sea, Ice and Climate Change

Dynamic Duo: Oceanography Experts Collaborate to Study Sea, Ice and Climate Change

College of Charleston Marine Biology Professor Jack DiTullio and Research Associate Peter Lee are studying how changes in the marine environment affect earth’s climate.

21 October 2014 | 2:58 pm Read More →
Basketball Block Party to Usher in 2014-15 Season

Basketball Block Party to Usher in 2014-15 Season

Come hang out with the players and coaches of the men’s and women’s basketball teams as they prepare to open their seasons. The block party takes place on George Street from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 26, 2014.

20 October 2014 | 3:57 pm Read More →
College Sisterhood Gives Alumna Strength to Beat Breast Cancer

College Sisterhood Gives Alumna Strength to Beat Breast Cancer

A College of Charleston degree helped Krista Ellis Bannister ’92 follow her career plan. But it was the lifelong friends she made at the College that got her through the unplanned parts, like getting breast cancer at 30.

16 October 2014 | 1:23 pm Read More →
Set Your Life to Music

Set Your Life to Music

With a voice like hers, alumna Cary Ann Hearst ’01 is going places. When HBO’s True Blood aired her song, “Hell’s Bells,” she took off. The national exposure led to an interview on NPR’s Weekend Edition; a boost in sales of her solo release, Lions and Lambs; and some extra momentum for Shovels & Rope, […]

15 October 2014 | 4:40 pm Read More →
Get Help Branching Out

Get Help Branching Out

At the College of Charleston, our faculty are boundless – in their curiosity, in their research and in their impact on their students. Take, for example, sociology and anthropology professor John Rashford. A model teacher-scholar, Rashford has an interest in different cultures and their relationships with their environments that has brought him to Mexico, Sweden, […]

15 October 2014 | 4:21 pm Read More →
Be the Next Big Thing

Be the Next Big Thing

Algebra was starting to bore Will Jamieson. But rather than skip out on his homework like millions of other eighth-grade students, the earnest Jamieson figured out a better solution. “I was that really weird kid that actually took the time and read the calculator manual,” he laughs. “I taught myself how to program and programmed […]

15 October 2014 | 3:50 pm Read More →
Student Entrepreneur’s Fly Fishing Business Plan Hooks National Award

Student Entrepreneur’s Fly Fishing Business Plan Hooks National Award

Just 18 and still in in his first semester at the College of Charleston, freshman and South Carolina native Jesse Horine is already racking up accolades for his plan to create a lifestyle brand called SouthernFly.

15 October 2014 | 10:51 am Read More →
Alumnus Taking Part in Search for Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Alumnus Taking Part in Search for Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Ransom White ’06 was exposed to sea floor mapping as a geology major at the College. Now he’s working as a hydrographic surveyor in the search for the Malaysia Airlines plane.

14 October 2014 | 9:17 am Read More →
Alumna Applies Philosophy Degree to Legal Ethics for Fortune 500 Company

Alumna Applies Philosophy Degree to Legal Ethics for Fortune 500 Company

LaGuardia Smith Myers ’93 is chief ethics officer for General Dynamics. She says, “nobody wants to be on the front page of The Wall Street Journal for anything questioning their integrity.”

9 October 2014 | 9:55 am Read More →
Bruce Fleming Forms Links on the Links

Bruce Fleming Forms Links on the Links

On campus, you know Bruce Fleming as the director of iCharleston and the Living and Learning Communities. But, off campus, he’s the go-to guy for students who want to play collegiate golf.

9 October 2014 | 9:46 am Read More →