CofC In The News: Week of Aug. 19, 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:

CBS News, Courthouse News Service, WCIV-TV, WCSC-TV, WCBD-TV and many other news outlets report on presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg’s visit to the College of Charleston. 

The Associated Press and The Post and Courier have the story of renovations to the Albert Simons Center.

Moultrie News and WCSC-TV have a preview of the CofC class of 2023.

WCIV-TV and WCSC-TV look at CofC move-in.

Summer construction projects refresh CofC campus

WCIV-TV recaps recent constructions projects on campus.

Do idyllic southern plantations really tell the story of slavery?

The Guardian talks to professor emeritus of history and director of the Center for the Study of Slavery in Charleston Bernard Powers about slavery and southern plantations.

College of Charleston Named Top School By The Princeton Review

The Charleston Regional Business Journal looks at the College’s ranking by the Princeton Review.

Note to Mark Sanford: SC Republicans overwhelmingly say don’t run for president

Political science professor Gibbs Knotts talks to The Post and Courier about former South Carolina congressman Mark Sanford.

Two hotels proposed for downtown Charleston

Hospitality and Tourism director Wayne Smith talks with WCBD-TV about two proposed hotels.