CofC In The News: Week of March 18, 2019

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:

WCIV, WCBD, WCSC, WPDE, WYFF, The State , The Post and Courier, Spartanburg Herald Journal, Charleston Business Journal, Greenville News and more news outlets report on Ellen DeGeneres informing two high school students that they will receive full scholarships to the College of Charleston.

With their ‘Ellen’ debut, Ashley Ridge seniors shine a light on the need for teachers

The Post and Courier has the story of two high school seniors planning to participate in the College’s Call Me MISTER program.

Shrouded in mystery, ancient marine fossils take shape in a College of Charleston lab

Geologist Bobby Boessenecker talks to The Post and Courier about the College’s fossil lab.

Inside The Minds Of Fraudsters Like The Parents In The College Admissions Scandal

Philosophy professor Jennifer Baker is quoted in Refinery 29 in a story about the college admission scandal.

Charleston Miracle raises over $142,000 for Children’s Hospital

WCIV TV has the story of CofC students raising money for MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital.

Real estate experts weigh in on Charleston’s home price problem

Elaine Worzala, director of the Carter Real Estate Center, is quoted by The Post and Courier in a story concerning home prices in the Lowcountry.

2 SC singers made it on ‘American Idol.’ What does that really mean for their careers?

Communication professor Robert Westerfelhaus talks to The Post and Courier about American Idol.