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How Alum Michael Moran Turned a College Apprenticeship into a Career

How Alum Michael Moran Turned a College Apprenticeship into a Career

Michael Moran ’03 is an in-demand furniture maker. Any waking hour where the anthropology wasn’t doing schoolwork or playing soccer for the College, he was working as an apprentice. That’s where Moran found his calling.

29 October 2014 | 9:48 am Read More →
President McConnell: The First 100 Days

President McConnell: The First 100 Days

Since officially taking office on July 1, 2014, President Glenn McConnell ’69 has been busy gathering input from the College community and sharing his vision for the College’s future.

27 October 2014 | 3:39 pm Read More →
How Alum Andy Steinhauser Went From College Swimmer to Talk Show Host

How Alum Andy Steinhauser Went From College Swimmer to Talk Show Host

It was literally sink or swim for College alumnus Andy Steinhauser ’02. He explains how he launched his own radio show in L.A.

27 October 2014 | 10:04 am Read More →
3 Tales of College of Charleston Ghosts

3 Tales of College of Charleston Ghosts

Alumnus Ed Macy shares the three most haunted buildings on the College of Charleston campus – and the story behind their haunting.

23 October 2014 | 9:12 am Read More →
I Want Your Job: Associate Editor at Game Informer Magazine

I Want Your Job: Associate Editor at Game Informer Magazine

The “Legend of Zelda” N64 game changed Kyle Hilliard’s life and set the 2009 grad on the path to his job as associate editor at Game Informer Magazine.

22 October 2014 | 12:05 pm Read More →
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 →
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 →
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 →