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Colonial Scholarship Propels High Achieving Students to New Heights

Colonial Scholarship Propels High Achieving Students to New Heights

The Colonial Scholarship is the most prestigious scholarship awarded by the College of Charleston. The full four-year scholarship helps attract some of the best and brightest students from South Carolina.

31 July 2014 | 9:30 am Read More →
College of Charleston Black Alumni Caucus Celebrates Two Year Anniversary

College of Charleston Black Alumni Caucus Celebrates Two Year Anniversary

The Black Alumni Caucus is helping to reconnect with black alumni through special networking events on campus and within the community.

30 July 2014 | 1:11 pm 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 →
College Alumnus Celebrates with San Antonio Spurs, 2014 NBA Champions

College Alumnus Celebrates with San Antonio Spurs, 2014 NBA Champions

Kyle Jones ’11 is an account executive with the San Antonio Spurs. He attended all the home games, got to participate in Championship Parade, and will even get a championship ring.

17 July 2014 | 9:32 am 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 →
Honors College Alumni Return to Teach Summer Course in Public Health

Honors College Alumni Return to Teach Summer Course in Public Health

Melissa Siegel ’03 and Stephanie Wheeler ’03 say “in the context of ongoing welfare debates, health reform, changing immigration policies, and economies in flux, there’s no better time to teach this course.”

11 July 2014 | 10:40 am Read More →
Program Eases Transition for Multicultural and First-Generation Students

Program Eases Transition for Multicultural and First-Generation Students

The 2014 SPECTRA class, which includes nearly 100 freshman with diverse backgrounds, continues through Aug. 9, 2014.

11 July 2014 | 10:19 am Read More →
Alumnus Covers World Cup in Brazil for Reuters News

Alumnus Covers World Cup in Brazil for Reuters News

Alumnus Nathan Frandino ’10 got his start writing for the College’s student newspaper. Now he’s a producer for Reuters TV and just returned from covering the World Cup in Brazil.

8 July 2014 | 9:00 am Read More →
College of Charleston Bids Farewell to President Benson

College of Charleston Bids Farewell to President Benson

The College of Charleston community gathered on June 27, 2014, to honor outgoing President George Benson and to celebrate his accomplishments over the past seven-and-a-half years.

30 June 2014 | 12:31 pm Read More →
How Learning a Foreign Language Can Help Launch Your Career

How Learning a Foreign Language Can Help Launch Your Career

Two College of Charleston languages graduates explain how being fluent in a foreign language helped them find jobs and advance their careers.

27 June 2014 | 5:00 am Read More →