Rising junior sailor Irene Abascal won Gold in the Open Hobie 16, and former CofC sailor and two-time Olympian Juan Maegli won Gold in the Men’s Laser competition.
Twenty-seven years ago, residents in Lee County, S.C., reported seeing a 7-foot-tall lizard-like creature with red eyes. Experts from the College decided to do their own investigation into Lizardmania. (Includes Video)
They’re carving a legacy: Alum brothers Ian ’03 and Colin McNair ’08 have created careers through the art, craftsmanship and family tradition of wooden duck decoys.
“Hush Harbor: An Exhibition of Student Designs for a Monument to the Courage of Those Who Suffered During the Atlantic Slave Trade” is opening on May 6 in the third-floor hallway of the Albert Simons Center for the Arts. The design proposals, a project for an art history course, are for a memorial to be installed outside the future International African American Museum on Charleston Harbor.
Several College of Charleston professors have been quoted by local and national media concerning the shooting death of Walter Scott in North Charleston.
The College of Charleston will host a Lincoln scholar from Oxford University for a lecture on March 11, 2015 at 2 p.m.
Professor of African American history Mari Crabtree will give a talk on March 11, 2015, titled “My Soul is a Witness: Theorizing Racial Violence with the Blues.”
A special exhibit celebrating South Carolina history will be on display at the Addlestone Library March 2, 2015 through the end of the spring semester.