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:


Ben Navarro gives $1.25M to College of Charleston teacher education program

The Post and Courier reports that CofC has received a $1.25 million donation from Charleston businessman Ben Navarro.


Will your $1400 stimulus check actually stimulate the economy? We asked an expert to find out

Economics Professor Frank Hefner talks to WCBD-TV about the economic impact of federal stimulus checks.


COVID killed a year’s worth of cleanups. Now SC streets, waterways are full of trash

Geology professor Barbara Beckingham comments to The State about the impact plastics have on the environment.



College of Charleston School of the Arts holding festival: ‘Arts Under the Oaks’

The Moultrie News previews the inaugural College of Charleston School of the Arts Festival: Arts under the Oaks event.



Man finds a 6.45 inch prehistoric shark tooth in Summerville construction site

The Post and Courier talks to geology professor Robert Boessenecker about fossils found in the Lowcountry.


Hotel bookings, short-term rentals, and future reservations all up along the SC coast

WCSC-TV interviews Daniel Guttentag, the director at the Office of Tourism Analysis, about the recent increase in hotel bookings.