From a moonlight breakfast to puzzles and yoga to ice cream with CofC President Andrew T. Hsu, students have had a lot of ways to calm their nerves during finals with all the Cougar Countdown events happening this past week.

During Pretzels & Profs, students got the chance to unwind with some warm pretzels on Rivers Green and chat with a professor to get study tips.  (Photos by Heather Moran)

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To sweeten finals week, President Hsu welcomed students to Rivers Green for some scoops of ice cream. (Photos by Heather Moran)

Students studying for finals.

When they weren’t studying over the past week, students were de-stressing with puzzles and bunnies. (Photos by Heather Moran)

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Members of the College’s chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority had some fun during the Moonlight Breakfast at Liberty St. Fresh Food Company. (Photos by Heather Moran)

The College’s Department of Public Safety and EMS team celebrated the arrival of a new ambulance on April 25, 2022. The ambulance was donated through a partnership with the Medical University of South Carolina and Global Medical Response. (Photos by Heather Moran)

President Hsu took his Golden Retriever, Hoosier, for a walk around campus, greeting students, faculty and staff along the way. (Photos by Maddy Young)

Did you see Spot on the bricks on April 22, 2022? Boston Dynamics executives conducted demonstrations of the company’s agile mobile robot Spot to highlight the future of engineering and the role an institution like CofC can play in preparing the next generation of engineers.  (Photos by Mike Ledford)