College of Charleston “In the News” is a weekly roundup of news articles featuring College faculty, staff, students or alumni. Recent media coverage of the College includes:


Can Biden’s inauguration ceremony really unite Americans? History suggests so

Quartz News talks with political science professors Kendra Stewart and Claire Wofford about the inauguration.


College of Charleston’s Special Collections gets 400-year-old King James Bible

The Post and Courier reports that CofC  has received a copy of the King James Bible that was printed in 1613.


Lowcountry Biz

College of Charleston staffer to receive MLK Humanitarian Award for diversity work

Lowcountry Biz reports that Charissa Owens, the director of diversity education and training, will receive a MLK Humanitarian Award.


In a stunner, SC GOP Rep. Tom Rice votes to impeach President Trump after Capitol riot

Political science professor Gibbs Knotts talks to The Post and Courier about an impeachment vote by Myrtle Beach Republican U.S. Rep. Tom Rice.


WCIV News Channel 4 ABC Charleston

College to celebrate 2020 Alumni Award recipients on CofC Day

WCIV-TV reports that the College of Charleston Alumni Association will honor nine distinguished alumni as part of CofC Day.

Charleston Regional Business Journal

College of Charleston’s Yes I’m a Feminist Fundraiser Goes Virtual

The Charleston Regional Business Journal reports that the annual “Yes! I’m a Feminist” fundraiser for the Women’s & Gender Studies Program will be a virtual event.


TD in OT at CofC

The Post and Courier reports that TD bank has extended its naming rights deal with the CofC arena.

WCBD News 2


WCBD-TV looks at the College’s Call Me MISTER program.