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:
The Associated Press announces that the Mellon Foundation has awarded the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture a grant to support the collection and preservation of the Lowcountry’s social and cultural history.
The Post and Courtier reports that the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture received a $2 million grant from the Mellon Foundation.
English professor Scott Peeples writes an article in The Conversation about Edgar Allan Poe.
Will McCorkle, professor of educational foundations and social studies education, talks to BorderReport about asylum-seekers in northern Mexico.
A-Z Animals writes about the Mace Brown Museum of Natural History.
Historian Harlan Greene talks to The Post and Courier about his new book.
Charleston Regional Business Journal reports that the School of Business is offering exam preparation courses for local professionals.
The Post and Courier talks to political science professor Gibbs Knotts about fundraising.
Grant Gilmore, director of the Historic Preservation and Community Planning Program, talks to WTAT-TV about the many ways that CofC students are helping to preserve history.
Lowcountry Biz announces that the College of Charleston Libraries will launch a program to preserve the oral traditions and memories of Lowcountry residents.
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