CofC In The News: Week of June 17, 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:

Andrew Hsu: College of Charleston’s new engineering program will help address need in SC

President Andrew T. Hsu writes an op-ed in The Post and Courier about the new engineering program at CofC.

College of Charleston cites industry demand, gets approval for engineering major

The Post and Courier writes about the College’s new engineering program.

Mother Emanuel community fears becoming campaign prop, mourns anniversary of massacre

The Washington Times interviews political science professor Gibbs Knotts about politics and the Mother Emanuel shooting.

4 years after the Charleston church shooting, artists help public digest the horror

Sociology professor Von Bakanic talks to The Post and Courier about artists and tragedy.

The City Paper and WCIV-TV report on a $53,000 gift to the Addleston Library’s LGBTQ collection.

50 years after Roper Hospital was forced to admit black patients, a black CEO is in charge

The Post and Courier quotes Von Bakanic in a story about civil rights.

‘Cry Joy Park’ at the Halsey examines the concept of paradise in Charleston

The Post and Courier writes about an exhibition at the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art.

CofC sustainable farming program helps veterans

WCIV-TV reports on a new CofC program dedicated to integrating veterans into the workforce.

Minor earthquake detected near South Carolina border

Geology professor Steve Jaume talks to The Post and Courier about a small earthquake.