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17 09, 2021

What Faculty, Staff Should Know for Recruitment Season

By |2021-09-17T12:08:39-04:00September 17, 2021|General News|Comments Off on What Faculty, Staff Should Know for Recruitment Season

It’s likely that you will see more prospective students visiting campus in the next few months. This is a wonderful opportunity for us all to showcase the friendly, helpful atmosphere that is a hallmark of the College of Charleston experience.

7 09, 2021

Club Sports Offer Students a Competitive Advantage

By |2021-09-22T13:03:06-04:00September 7, 2021|All News, Campus Life, Email Posts, Students|Comments Off on Club Sports Offer Students a Competitive Advantage

At the College of Charleston, students can participate in a variety of club sports with almost 20 different choices ranging from climbing and fencing to rugby, ice hockey and Ultimate Frisbee.

30 08, 2021

Model Students: Meet a Few of CofC’s Newest Cougars

By |2021-09-10T08:44:10-04:00August 30, 2021|All News, Campus Life, Students|Comments Off on Model Students: Meet a Few of CofC’s Newest Cougars

More than 3,000 new students are starting at the College of Charleston this fall, hailing from all over the U.S. and around the world. Here are a few of the newest Cougars.

10 08, 2021

SPECTRA Offers More than 100 New Cougars a Head Start on College

By |2021-08-20T15:28:04-04:00August 10, 2021|All News, Campus Life, Students|Comments Off on SPECTRA Offers More than 100 New Cougars a Head Start on College

Making the transition from high school to college can be challenging, which is why the College of Charleston offers the SPECTRA program to over 100 new students every summer.

19 07, 2021

Alums Make Their Mark With Business Apis Mercantile

By |2021-08-05T13:39:55-04:00July 19, 2021|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alums Make Their Mark With Business Apis Mercantile

CofC alumni Liam Becker '16 and John Berdux '14 started Apis Mercantile to prove to the world that you can sell hemp extract and honey products in a sustainable and profitable way.

17 06, 2021

Alumnus’ Kayak Voyage Aims to Raise Climate Change Awareness

By |2021-07-02T10:28:41-04:00June 17, 2021|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alumnus’ Kayak Voyage Aims to Raise Climate Change Awareness

Biology alumnus Will Freund '17 is sail-kayaking from Miami to Norfolk, Virginia, to find out from residents along the way how their coastal environment has changed in recent years.

10 06, 2021

College a Key Player in Charleston’s New Climate Action Plan

By |2021-06-25T08:33:12-04:00June 10, 2021|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on College a Key Player in Charleston’s New Climate Action Plan

Wanting to be good stewards and good neighbors, CofC faculty, staff and alumni helped shape the City of Charleston's new Climate Action Plan, which aims to create an equitable strategy for a healthier future.

25 05, 2021

Alumna Aims to Make Higher Education More Accessible

By |2021-06-10T12:55:27-04:00May 25, 2021|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alumna Aims to Make Higher Education More Accessible

As the deputy assistant secretary for higher education programs in the U.S. Department of Education, Michelle Asha Cooper '95 is in a position to make big changes in higher education, particularly regarding affordability and access.

4 05, 2021

Master’s Grad Gets Best of Both Worlds With Concurrent Degree Program

By |2021-05-17T09:51:06-04:00May 4, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Master’s Grad Gets Best of Both Worlds With Concurrent Degree Program

With a double master's degree on her résumé, one recent graduate of the University of Charleston, S.C. is ready to start making meaningful environmental changes in the world.

27 04, 2021

Learning Our Way: Coding and Composing

By |2021-05-05T10:12:27-04:00April 27, 2021|Academics, All News, Students|Comments Off on Learning Our Way: Coding and Composing

It turns out, one way to generate interest in computer coding – according to computer science professor and department chair Bill Manaris – is through music, like his Computers, Art and Music course.