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Startup Weekend Charleston: Where the Classroom Meets the Real World

Startup Weekend Charleston: Where the Classroom Meets the Real World

College of Charleston computer science students are joining designers and entrepreneurs to launch the next big product – in one weekend.

10 September 2014 | 9:29 am Read More →
College Grads Working at Charleston’s Fastest Growing Tech Companies

College Grads Working at Charleston’s Fastest Growing Tech Companies

Nine Charleston tech companies are on Inc. Magazine’s 2014 list of 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America. College of Charleston graduates work at eight of those companies.

29 August 2014 | 8:52 am Read More →
6 Signs You’re Ready to be a Tech Entrepreneur

6 Signs You’re Ready to be a Tech Entrepreneur

Think you have what it takes to become the next tech billionaire? College of Charleston alumna Laura Willoughby ’98, who directs a tech incubator in Maryland, offers advice for wannabe tech entrepreneurs.

22 August 2014 | 10:47 am Read More →
Computer Science Growing to Meet Industry Demand

Computer Science Growing to Meet Industry Demand

With a record number of majors and a new location for fall 2014, the College of Charleston computer science program is preparing creative and entrepreneurial students for careers in the rapidly expanding tech industry.

8 August 2014 | 11:57 am Read More →
College of Charleston at Harbor Walk Ready for Fall Semester 2014

College of Charleston at Harbor Walk Ready for Fall Semester 2014

Students, faculty and staff in the School of Sciences and Mathematics at the College of Charleston have another reason to love their university: waterfront views. Located on Charleston Harbor, the College of Charleston at Harbor Walk is ready to welcome students.

8 August 2014 | 11:43 am Read More →
Summer Research in Computational Neuroscience Unites Student Interests, Disciplines

Summer Research in Computational Neuroscience Unites Student Interests, Disciplines

Six undergraduate students perform research in computational neuroscience and learn about a new side to this popular field.

5 August 2014 | 12:17 pm Read More →
Professor, Students Work as Team to Create Free Educational Black Holes App for iPad

Professor, Students Work as Team to Create Free Educational Black Holes App for iPad

Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Chris Fragile, worked with two undergraduate students to create an educational app about black holes for the iPad, called “Journey to a Black Hole.”

1 August 2014 | 9:30 am Read More →
Professor’s Book Explores Computer Programming as a New Literacy

Professor’s Book Explores Computer Programming as a New Literacy

In his new book, Quinn Burke, assistant professor of education technology, says computer programming is a foundational skill that should be taught alongside English, history and math.

15 July 2014 | 2:08 pm Read More →
Computer Science Major and Entrepreneur Secures $10 million for Anonymous Messaging App, Yik Yak

Computer Science Major and Entrepreneur Secures $10 million for Anonymous Messaging App, Yik Yak

College of Charleston rising junior Will Jamieson, along with Yik Yak co-founders Tyler Droll and Brooks Buffington, have raised $10 million in investor capital

30 June 2014 | 4:43 pm Read More →
College Hosts Geek Squad Summer Academy

College Hosts Geek Squad Summer Academy

More than 200 girls age 10 through 17 will be on campus to learn about the latest technology in a fun, interactive learning environment.

10 June 2014 | 11:52 am Read More →