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: 

Next week’s partial lunar eclipse will be the longest one of the century

Astronomy professor Joe Carson talks to The Post and Courier about an upcoming eclipse.


Charleston economist says workforce shortage could linger

WCBD-TV interviews economics professor Frank Hefner about the Lowcountry workforce.

College Of Charleston: Alumni Pep Supper Supports Fraternity, Sorority Life

Patch News reports on the College’s Pep Supper.

CofC’s Kelsey looks to inspire team, community

 The Charleston City Paper profiles basketball coach Pat Kelsey.  

CofC First Year Experience classes offer transformational opportunities

Lowcountry Biz reports on CofC’s First Year Experience classes.

South Carolina Commerce chief Lightsey pledges transparency

The Associated Press reports that Harry Lightsey III, who has ties to the College of Charleston, is the new South Carolina Secretary of Commerce.

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