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:
Sociology professor Heath Hoffmann is interviewed by The New York Times about how some prison inmates are bonding with their children over books.
History professor Adam Domby talks to The Washington Post about Confederate symbolism and the military.
Economics professor Doug Walker talks to WALA-TV ( Mobile, AL) about jobs associated with the gambling industry.
Political science professor Hollis France comments to St. John Tradewinds about a documentary film featuring the Virgin Islands.
The Post and Courier reports that CofC is giving graduates a choice of commencement ceremonies this spring.
WCSC reports that the College is finalizing plans for major renovations to its Albert Simons Center for the Arts.
WCBD-TV reports that the College of Charleston’s Cybersecurity Club won the Southeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition.
Joe Kelly, director of the Irish and Irish American Studies program, talks to The Post and Courier about the study of Irish heritage.
The Post and Courier interviews political science professor Kendra Stewart about problems for a local politician.
The Post and Courier reports on a new documentary film meant to acknowledge and pay tribute to the enslaved people who helped build CofC.