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CofC Professors Speak About North Charleston Shooting

CofC Professors Speak About North Charleston Shooting

Several College of Charleston professors have been quoted by local and national media concerning the shooting death of Walter Scott in North Charleston.

7 Things You Never Knew About Women’s History

7 Things You Never Knew About Women’s History

Alison Piepmeier, faculty member of the College’s Women’s and Gender Studies Program, shares her thoughts and a few facts about Women’s History Month.

Help! I Need an Internship!

Help! I Need an Internship!

From swimming with sharks to publishing the news and joining a tech startup, College of Charleston students gain invaluable experience – and even jobs – through internship opportunities.

College of Charleston to Host Renowned Lincoln Scholar for Bully Pulpit Event

College of Charleston to Host Renowned Lincoln Scholar for Bully Pulpit Event

The College of Charleston will host a Lincoln scholar from Oxford University for a lecture on March 11, 2015 at 2 p.m.

African American Studies Talk to Explore Racial Violence

African American Studies Talk to Explore Racial Violence

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.”

Special S.C. Historical Society Exhibit at Addlestone Library

Special S.C. Historical Society Exhibit at Addlestone Library

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.

Student’s Study Abroad Trip to UK Leads to Internship

Student’s Study Abroad Trip to UK Leads to Internship

After visiting England in 2013 as part of a first-year abroad trip, history major Luke Morris has returned to the UK for an internship with the Nottingham Forest Football Club.

Remembering former Gov. Jim Edwards ’50

Remembering former Gov. Jim Edwards ’50

The College remember alumnus Jim Edwards ’50, former South Carolina governor and U.S. secretary of energy.

Anniversary of JKF Assassination Evokes Alumna’s Memories of Scary Times

Anniversary of JKF Assassination Evokes Alumna’s Memories of Scary Times

As the the reporter who broke the story about New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison’s investigation into the JFK assassination, Rosemary Powell James ’59 remembers some scary times in the Big Easy.

College Celebrates Native Americans and Their Histories

College Celebrates Native Americans and Their Histories

The College of Charleston’s Office of Multicultural Student Services & Programs celebrates Native American heritage for Cultural Recognition Week 2014.