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18 01, 2011

Rogers to speak at College of Charleston MLK celebration – WCIV

By |2014-05-27T16:27:22-04:00January 18, 2011|Campus Life|Comments Off on Rogers to speak at College of Charleston MLK celebration – WCIV

Former Colorado Lieutenant Governor Joe Rogers will be the featured speaker at the College of Charleston's Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Celebration on January 13, 2011. The program, entitled the Dream Alive, will be held beginning at 6 p.m. in the Admissions Auditorium at Craig Hall.The Colleges Office of Institutional Diversity is the primary sponsor

18 01, 2011

Grit, glamour and Mambo – The Straits Times

By |2014-05-28T15:28:21-04:00January 18, 2011|Campus Life|Comments Off on Grit, glamour and Mambo – The Straits Times

Violinist Siow Lee Chin pulls out all the stops to start the year with a blast Singaporean diva of the violin Siow Lee Chin, an Oberlin alumnus, then lit up the stage in an eye-popping turquoise gown. More importantly, her playing matched poise and purpose with glitz and glamour, producing a full-bodied voluminous tone that

18 01, 2011

Local professor closes stock exchange – WCIV

By |2014-05-27T16:28:43-04:00January 18, 2011|Campus Life|Comments Off on Local professor closes stock exchange – WCIV

A College of Charleston business professor got a once in a lifetime opportunity on Wednesday. Tracy Clifford, an adjunct finance professor within the school's business department and CFO of Pernis Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. joined CEO Cooper C. Collins in the ringing of the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. http://www.abcnews4.com/Global/story.asp?S=13833005

18 01, 2011

Governor-elect Nikki Haley becomes leader of South Carolina Wednesday – WCBD

By |2014-05-27T16:29:50-04:00January 18, 2011|Campus Life|Comments Off on Governor-elect Nikki Haley becomes leader of South Carolina Wednesday – WCBD

Governor-elect Haley made history on election night, and is now on the verge of becoming the new leader of South Carolina, the state's first non-white and female governor. Dr. Jeri Cabot, a political science professor at the College of Charleston says Haley rode the Tea Party wave to the governor's mansion. Cabot says, "She broke

18 01, 2011

College Lodge becoming (almost) historic – The Post and Courier

By |2014-05-27T16:55:09-04:00January 18, 2011|Campus Life|Comments Off on College Lodge becoming (almost) historic – The Post and Courier

A year or so ago, I ran across a Facebook page dedicated to saving College Lodge -- the Calhoun Street dorm cobbled together from a 1960s hotel. That Internet page appears to be long gone now -- maybe because its creators have gotten their wish. http://www.postandcourier.com/news/2011/jan/10/college-lodge-becoming-almost-historic/

18 01, 2011

Looking forward to giving back – Singapore Today

By |2014-05-28T16:21:01-04:00January 18, 2011|Campus Life|Comments Off on Looking forward to giving back – Singapore Today

FOR most performers on tour, there's usually not much time to do anything except do the press rounds, rehearse, soundcheck and perform. And then pack up and move on to the next stop where the cycle starts all over again. But for classical violinist Siow Lee Chin, her current Asian tour with the orchestra from

6 01, 2011

Halsey honored for Aldwyth catalog – The Post and Courier

By |2014-05-22T16:38:38-04:00January 6, 2011|Campus Life|Comments Off on Halsey honored for Aldwyth catalog – The Post and Courier

The Halsey Institute at the College of Charleston School of the Arts has received the 26th annual Mary Ellen LoPresti Award for outstanding exhibition catalog for the publication "Aldwyth: work v. / work n.: Collage and Assemblage, 1991-2009." The 112-page catalog was designed by Gil Shuler of Gil Shuler Graphic Design, edited by Mark Sloan,