It’s been a whirlwind week at the College of Charleston as students prepared for spring break and then a week of e-learning to help reduce the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19). Here’s a look at some of the activities students have enjoyed on campus over the last few weeks. Stay safe, healthy and informed during your time away from CofC!

Students got ready for spring break with the College of Charleston Safe Spring Break Send-Off in Cistern Yard on March 11, 2020. Photos by Mike Ledford

As part of the College’s third annual Peace Initiative Week, the students of the N.E. Miles Early Childhood Development Center held their annual Peace Parade with students from Memminger Elementary School on March 6, 2020. Photos by Heather Moran

On March 6, 2020, Lonnie Bunch III, the 14th secretary of the Smithsonian, visited the College of Charleston to talk about his experience starting the National Museum of African American History and Culture and his book A Fool’s Errand. Photos by Heather Moran

Shakespeare on the Cistern

Shakespeare performed on the Cistern circa the 1970s.

The Pluff Mud String Band, which includes CofC alumnus Fisher Wilson ’19, performed last month for students in a Southern studies class. Photos by Mike Ledford

Students got to explore all the graduate programs offered through the University of Charleston, South Carolina, at the Graduate Education Fair in Cougar Mall on March 11, 2020. Photos by Mike Ledford