CofC In The News: Week of June 24, 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:

These women of color are running politics in S.C

Political Science professor Gibbs Knotts talks to The Boston Globe about South Carolina voters.

D.C.-area scuba divers dig out their old snorkels and fins to combat a coral eater

Biology professor Phil Dustan is mentioned in a Washington Post story about coral reefs.

College of Charleston director of Jewish Studies retires, passes baton to successor

The Post and Courier has a story about Martin Perlmutter creating the College’s Jewish Studies Program.

‘Nobody here should feel left behind’: DCCC chair says money will flow to SC

Political science professor Gibbs Knotts is quoted in a Charlotte Observer story about the South Carolina Democratic Party.

College of Charleston African American Studies Professor Explains History of Juneteenth

Black Press USA writes about African American studies professor Anthony Greene’s discussion on Juneteenth.

A guide to local favorites in Harleston Village

The Washington Post praises the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art.

SC’s population has doubled over the past 50 years, but its demographics hardly changed

The Post and Courier talks with political science professor Kendra Stewart about South Carolina demographics.

In a ‘state of emergency,’ Planned Parenthood draws 2020 Democrats to SC forum

Gibbs Knotts is quoted in The Greenville News in a story about the democratic primary.

Pineapple prizes

The Post and Courier has the story about hospitality and tourism professors Wayne Smith and Brumby McLeod winning an award.

Why SC tuition hikes are the lowest in years

The Post and Courier looks at college tuition.

New military program coming to College of Charleston

WCBD-TV looks at a new military veteran program at the  College of Charleston.

SC Sen. Lindsey Graham begins reelection bid with sizable lead over Democratic challengers

Political science professor Gibbs Knotts talks to The Post and Courier about Senator Lindsey Graham.