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Honors Alumnus Returns to Campus to Speak on the 2014 Ebola Outbreak

Honors Alumnus Returns to Campus to Speak on the 2014 Ebola Outbreak

College of Charleston Honors College alumnus James Hodge Jr. ’89 is presenting “The 2014 Ebola Outbreak: Issues of Law, Policy and Ethics” at 3 p.m. on Nov. 20, 2014.

18 November 2014 | 10:00 am Read More →
Alumni Association Celebrates the College’s 2014 Alumni Leaders

Alumni Association Celebrates the College’s 2014 Alumni Leaders

On November 20, the College of Charleston Alumni Association is hosting its annual awards gala to honor its distinguished award recipients.

17 November 2014 | 3:17 pm Read More →
Find Out How a College Alumna’s Jeopardy! Appearance Went Viral

Find Out How a College Alumna’s Jeopardy! Appearance Went Viral

Alumna Elizabeth Williams ’01 credits the liberal arts education she received at the College of Charleston for helping her make it on to Jeopardy!

17 November 2014 | 10:05 am Read More →
What You Need to Know About Dealing With Dementia

What You Need to Know About Dealing With Dementia

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Caregiver Month. Alumnus John-Robert Ward III ’00 knows as well as anyone the toll these diseases can take.

13 November 2014 | 11:20 am Read More →
I Want Your Job: Dolphin Trainer

I Want Your Job: Dolphin Trainer

Megan Saylor ’11 trains dolphins to detect and mark underwater mines. The marine biology major and former Division I swimmer spends a lot of time scuba diving and hanging out with dolphins. She loves every minute.

12 November 2014 | 10:07 am Read More →
The College Celebrates its Veterans

The College Celebrates its Veterans

There are many veterans among the College community, including Marine sniper Andrew Smith ’14. Smith left the College to join the Marines, then returned to school following a deployment in Afghanistan and a life-threatening injury.

11 November 2014 | 12:50 pm Read More →
5 Things You Must Do at the College of Charleston Before You Graduate

5 Things You Must Do at the College of Charleston Before You Graduate

In honor of the release of the College of Charleston Traditions Book, here are 5 traditions and events you must uphold before graduation to call yourself a Cougar.

10 November 2014 | 3:09 pm Read More →
Schottland Scholars Program’s Future Secured

Schottland Scholars Program’s Future Secured

Schottland Scholars mentor Bill Finn recently announced a gift of $50,000 to the Schottland Programs Endowment in honor of professor and Schottland director Carrie Blair Messal.

10 November 2014 | 11:38 am Read More →
City Gallery at Waterfront Park Exhibition Features Alumnus John Duckworth ’99

City Gallery at Waterfront Park Exhibition Features Alumnus John Duckworth ’99

The studio art alumnus’ exhibit will run through December 23, 2014 and features his photography, sketches, paintings, video and audio installation in his most comprehensive show yet.

7 November 2014 | 9:32 am Read More →
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 →