Tag: alumni

Sustainability Office All Ears For Your Campus Stories

Sustainability Office All Ears For Your Campus Stories

All alumni, students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in an oral history project created by the College’s Office of Sustainability. It’s easy: just walk to King Street and relate your most memorable moment on campus.

Homecoming 2016 is a Great Time to be a Cougar

Homecoming 2016 is a Great Time to be a Cougar

Homecoming 2016 is many things. It’s a time of service, honor and spirit – and, of course, a little friendly competition. And it’s all happening right now at the College of Charleston.

Southern Landscape Painter Tackles New Challenge: The Desert

Southern Landscape Painter Tackles New Challenge: The Desert

New York City artist Brian Rutenberg ’87 recently completed a corporate commission for the headquarters of Arizona-based DriveTime.

‘Food In The Air’ Sisters Have Healthy Appetite for Instagram Success

‘Food In The Air’ Sisters Have Healthy Appetite for Instagram Success

Sisters (and Cougars) Carolyn ’10, Meg ’12, Patty ’14 and Charlotte Niemann have attracted more than 315,000 followers to their Instagram account Food In The Air.

Boyce Scholarship Proves a Lasting Legacy

Boyce Scholarship Proves a Lasting Legacy

In 1856, The Hon. Ker Boyce left an endowment that still provides scholarships to College of Charleston students today. Over time, Boyce Scholarship recipients have been known to return the gesture and establish their own scholarships at the College.

Honors Scholarship Helps Student Rise to the Top

Honors Scholarship Helps Student Rise to the Top

First-generation American and first-generation college student Sophia Emetu is the first recipient of the R.I.S.E. honors scholarship established by CofC alumni Ben and Sara Givler DeWolf.

College Mourns Loss of Alumna Lucy Beckham ’70

College Mourns Loss of Alumna Lucy Beckham ’70

In addition to her many achievements as an educator, Lucy Beckham was the the College’s 2010 Alumna of the Year and the keynote speaker at the College’s 2010 Graduate School Commencement.

President McConnell Receives New Class Ring

President McConnell Receives New Class Ring

Many students will join President McConnell in receiving their class rings when they participate in the College of Charleston Ring Ceremony on Dec. 8 in Sottile Theatre.

Of Mice and Memory: 10 Questions for an Alum Elephant Trainer

Of Mice and Memory: 10 Questions for an Alum Elephant Trainer

The Maryland Zoo’s Mike McClure ’94 addresses queries about the elephants in the room.

Living Large in a Tiny House

Living Large in a Tiny House

Tiny is huge right now. In fact, there’s a whole movement of people looking to minimize their spaces in order to maximize their lives. One alumna discovered firsthand that big things can come in small packages.