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Students Share Tips for Practicing Sustainability During the Holidays

Students Share Tips for Practicing Sustainability During the Holidays

The holidays don’t have to be a time of overindulgence. With this great advice from the Office of Sustainability you can shop, give gifts and eat in ways that are both sustainable and festive.

9 December 2014 | 11:16 am Read More →
Eat a Locally-Sourced Meal at City Bistro on Food Day

Eat a Locally-Sourced Meal at City Bistro on Food Day

Food Day is Friday, October 24, 2014 and the College is part of the Lowcountry Food Day Crawl. The menu features products from seven different local farms.

23 October 2014 | 11:30 am Read More →
Cyclist Examines Charleston’s Transportation Needs

Cyclist Examines Charleston’s Transportation Needs

Charleston’s population is growing exponentially, which has prompted a recent transportation study and proposed city-wide bike share. MES/MPA student Aaron Holly weighs in.

7 October 2014 | 9:01 am Read More →
4 Regional Sustainability Initiatives Featured in Online Magazine

4 Regional Sustainability Initiatives Featured in Online Magazine

The summer issue of “Synergies,” published by the Office of Sustainability at the College, focuses on connecting sustainable initiatives within the Lowcountry.

1 October 2014 | 8:31 am Read More →
5 Stress-Reducing Tips from Campus Urban Garden Experts

5 Stress-Reducing Tips from Campus Urban Garden Experts

Stressed out over mid-term exams? Find out how the College’s urban gardens can help ease your tension and improve your health.

29 September 2014 | 3:24 pm Read More →
Sustainability: Zero Waste Event Kicks Off Academic Year

Sustainability: Zero Waste Event Kicks Off Academic Year

The Welcome Back Picnic is the third largest zero waste event held by the College. Other zero waste events include A Charleston Affair and Bluegrass and Brunch during Family Weekend.

18 September 2014 | 7:29 am Read More →
College Senior is on a Mission to Make the World More Sustainable

College Senior is on a Mission to Make the World More Sustainable

College senior Kelsey DePorte focuses her academics, extracurricular activities, internships, and activism on one thing: being more sustainable.

12 September 2014 | 9:21 am Read More →
Panel Discussion: Redefining American Urbanism

Panel Discussion: Redefining American Urbanism

A panel of experts will discuss how U.S. cities like Charleston can best accommodate the migration of more people into urban areas in a sustainable way.

11 September 2014 | 4:40 pm Read More →
How David Ramjohn ’04 Turned a Chance Meeting into a College Education

How David Ramjohn ’04 Turned a Chance Meeting into a College Education

Some people just can’t catch a break. For a while, David Ramjohn ‘04 was one of those people. Here are three things that helped Ramjohn persevere.

2 September 2014 | 10:09 am Read More →
Will a College of Charleston Student and Professor Develop the Next Transition Town?

Will a College of Charleston Student and Professor Develop the Next Transition Town?

Junior Garrett Boudinot and professor Todd LeVassuer developing a plan to make Charleston more sustainable by implementing aspects of the Transition Town Movement.

24 June 2014 | 3:00 pm Read More →