CofC In the News: Week of Aug. 20, 2018

College of Charleston “In the News” is a weekly round-up of news articles featuring College faculty, staff, students or alumni. Recent media coverage of the College includes:

Astrophysicist Jon Hakkila’s gamma-ray burst research has been featured in Science News, UK’s Daily Express, The Daily Mail, WSTale, Science Alert, Sputnik News, Space Daily,  WCIV-TV, and Charleston CEO.

 ‘Teaching to the test’ distracts from real lessons

Mathematics professor Derrick Niederman writes an op-ed in The Post and Courier.

Five Keys For Guiding Your Company Through A Digital Transformation

CIO Mark Staples is quoted in Forbes magazine in a story about digital transformation.

Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art opens first exhibition of the season

 Art Daily previews the first exhibit for the 2018-19 season at The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art.

25 oldest colleges in America

MSN recognizes CofC as the 15th oldest college in the nation.

College of Charleston Class of 2022 freshman profile

Lowcountry Biz looks at the College’s freshman profile.

Yes! I’m a Feminist celebrates CofC’s Year of Women in Cistern Yard on Fri. Sept. 7

The Charleston City Paper previews the “Yes! I’m a Feminist” celebration.

 The Electrifying Factor Affecting Your Property’s Value

The Wall Street Journal sites a study by business professors Chris Mothorpe and David Wyman.

What SC Lt. Gov. nominees would do with the governor under new system

Political science professor Gibbs Knotts Talks with The Post and Courier about state politics.