Check out this weekly round-up of news articles featuring College of Charleston faculty, staff, students or alumni.

‘Bucking the trend’: College of Charleston senior Joye Nettles is computer science star

The Post and Courier speaks with student Joye Nettles about being one of the relatively few women in computer science and how she is making the most of her college career.

College of Charleston program helps those with disabilities learn to sail

WCBD-TV profiles a College of Charleston sailing program designed to help people with disabilities learn how to sail.

Mr. Xi, and others, tear down these walls

Washington DC’s The Hill mentions research by College of Charleston professor J. Wesley Burnett concerning United States trading partners.

Meet Charleston’s new indie collective

The Post and Courier looks at Charleston’s indie music scene, including the works of College of Charleston’s Dan McCurry.