Tag: political science

Summer Study Abroad at the College — Destinations on Nearly Every Continent

Summer Study Abroad at the College — Destinations on Nearly Every Continent

From analyzing water resources in India to understanding commerce in Costa Rica, the College offers study abroad experiences for every type of adventurer and scholar.

Top Honors College Grads Starting Anew Across the World

Top Honors College Grads Starting Anew Across the World

Some of the College’s top 2016 graduates will be heading to London, Germany, Ireland and South America to teach, pursue advanced degrees and perform research.

CofC Alum Keeps Michelle Obama on Schedule

CofC Alum Keeps Michelle Obama on Schedule

As scheduler to First Lady Michelle Obama, alumnus Hugh McDermott ’11 works in the White House and has visited the Middle East, Cuba and other locations around the world in support of her initiatives.

Alum’s Essay Appears in New York Times’  ‘Modern Love’ Column

Alum’s Essay Appears in New York Times’ ‘Modern Love’ Column

Delacey Skinner ’95 (M.A. ’97) has had an extraordinary career in the tough field of political campaigns. Recently she unveiled her softer side, penning an essay on a breakup, her ex’s new girlfriend and gender.

CofC In the News – April 25, 2016

CofC In the News – April 25, 2016

In this week’s installment: an economist talks about the impact of a new Volvo plant; a look at an upcoming congressional race; computer science students work to help area businesses, and more.

Southern Roots Inspire CofC Student to Publish Novel

Southern Roots Inspire CofC Student to Publish Novel

In his debut novel, CofC Honors College senior Derek Berry tackles themes of Southern culture, personal identity and racism.

CofC In the News – Week of April 11, 2016

CofC In the News – Week of April 11, 2016

In this week’s installment: CofC strives to fill a tech void in the Lowcountry; a look at offshore drilling, political science professor Claire Wofford writes about the U.S. Supreme Court debate, and more.

CofC In the News – Week of March 21, 2016

CofC In the News – Week of March 21, 2016

In this week’s installment: College of Charleston sailors are getting ready for the Olympics; CofC has a new way of looking at earthquakes; a political science professor looks at the fight over the U.S. Supreme Court; and more.

Former Charleston Mayor Joe Riley to Bring Expertise to the College

Former Charleston Mayor Joe Riley to Bring Expertise to the College

Beginning in July 2016, Riley will serve as executive in residence in the Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Center for Livable Communities and share his considerable expertise in urban design, sustainability and livable cities.

College in National Media Spotlight Again During S.C. Democratic Primary

College in National Media Spotlight Again During S.C. Democratic Primary

College of Charleston faculty, students and events were featured on CNN, Showtime, The Miami Herald, Huffington Post and more during last week’s Democratic presidential primary in South Carolina.