Just because things were a bit quiet on campus over winter break doesn’t mean we weren’t sharing our Cougar pride with the world. From New York City to Egypt, the College of Charleston was busy making its mark as we headed into 2020. Happy New Year, y’all!


Students are back on campus for the spring 2020 semester. Photos By Mike Ledford


The College of Charleston and American University in Cairo entered into a new student exchange program on Dec. 13, 2019. Photos by Heather Moran


The Big Apple got a taste of southern hospitality on Dec. 17, 2019, when the Empire State Building was lit in maroon and white in recognition of the College’s 250th anniversary celebration in 2020. President Andrew T. Hsu celebrated the momentous occasion with alumni during an event overlooking the NYC  skyline. Photos by William Wu


An ancient whale made a big splash in the rotunda of Addlestone Library last month. The Dorudon atrox skeleton will be on view in the library through December 2020. Photos by Heather Moran