Tag: political science

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.

Refugee Crisis is Focus of Political Science Convocation

Refugee Crisis is Focus of Political Science Convocation

Unni Krishnan Karunakara, a Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs at Yale University, will visit the College on March 3, 2016, to discuss Syria’s refugee crisis and its broader impacts.

Chelsea Clinton to Speak at College’s Bully Pulpit Series

Chelsea Clinton to Speak at College’s Bully Pulpit Series

Chelsea Clinton will hold a town hall discussion and meet-and-greet reception at 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 26, 2016, in Room 205 of the Stern Student Center.

College Takes the Spotlight During State Republican Presidential Primary

College Takes the Spotlight During State Republican Presidential Primary

National news reporters interviewed many CofC students and professors prior to the Republican primary in South Carolina.