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Cougar Cross Country Ready to Race

Cougar Cross Country Ready to Race

The College’s men’s and women’s cross country teams kick of their season on Aug. 29, 2014, at the Coastal Carolina Invitational in Conway, S.C. Both teams are returning accomplished runners from last year’s squads.

24 July 2014 | 9:27 am Read More →
Summer Internship in Alaska Gets Biology Major Up-close to Nature

Summer Internship in Alaska Gets Biology Major Up-close to Nature

Biology major Zach Brooker can’t imagine a more perfect place to study the natural environment than Alaska. He’s spending his summer there as part of an internship studying salmon populations in Prince William Sound.

22 July 2014 | 7:51 pm Read More →
Neurobiologist Studies Sensory Superpowers of Palmetto Bugs, Other Insects

Neurobiologist Studies Sensory Superpowers of Palmetto Bugs, Other Insects

Ever wonder why it’s so hard to catch a scurrying cockroach? College of Charleston neurobiologist Jeff Triblehorn explains why the Palmetto bug is so adept at sensing threats.

22 July 2014 | 9:42 am Read More →
Alumna and Former Basketball Player Breaks into Fashion with Bow Ties

Alumna and Former Basketball Player Breaks into Fashion with Bow Ties

On the basketball court, Nikki Williams ’09 was a tough competitor. Now she’s putting that drive and her business degree to use in the fashion industry. Her Foreign Öbject fashion line includes bow ties worn by rappers and celebrities.

21 July 2014 | 4:02 pm Read More →
Alumnus Worked Behind the Scenes on President’s Road to White House

Alumnus Worked Behind the Scenes on President’s Road to White House

As Republicans and Democrats make plans for their parties’ 2016 national conventions, College of Charleston alumnus Geoff Yost ’12 looks back on his brush with this all-important American political tradition.

14 July 2014 | 3:29 pm Read More →
Business Student Brings Adventure-Filled Past into the Classroom

Business Student Brings Adventure-Filled Past into the Classroom

Brett Weyman, a finance major in the School of Business, returned to college after an extended detour took him to some of the most beautiful and dangerous places in the world. Read about his true-life adventures.

3 July 2014 | 2:18 pm Read More →
Walking is a Challenge but Laughter Comes Easily to Former Student Hit by Subway Train

Walking is a Challenge but Laughter Comes Easily to Former Student Hit by Subway Train

Liza Dye, up-and-coming comedian and former College of Charleston student hit by NYC subway train, heals with support from celebrity comedians and fans

25 June 2014 | 2:29 pm Read More →
President George Benson Reflects on Seven Years at the Helm

President George Benson Reflects on Seven Years at the Helm

As President George Benson prepares to step down on June 30, 2014, he looks back on some of his favorite moments. (Hint: One of them involves students and fans storming Kresse Court.)

23 June 2014 | 5:06 pm 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 →
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 →