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7 10, 2010

Physics meeting – The Post and Courier

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The College of Charleston will host the South Atlantic Section of the American As­sociation of Physics Teach­ers fall meeting on Oct. 22 and 23. Faculty from universities, K-12 science teachers and students will give poster and plenary presentations and attend workshops. Those events are free and open to the public. The event is presented by

6 10, 2010

Schools awarded federal P.E. grant – The Post and Courier

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Karen Smail, an assistant professor at the College of Charleston, will evaluate the grant's results to see whether students are more physically active, less obese and eating more healthy. http://www.postandcourier.com/news/2010/oct/06/schools-awarded-federal-pe-grant/

4 10, 2010

Enjoying Charleston on a budget – The Seattle Times

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If your budget doesn't permit a guidebook, many homes and buildings have historical markers. Be sure to wander through the oak-shrouded campus of the College of Charleston and stroll the antiques district on lower King Street to do some window shopping. http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/travel/2013031305_webcharleston02.html

4 10, 2010

Are cruises a boon for local economy? – The Post and Courier

By |2015-03-25T10:33:38-04:00October 4, 2010|Campus Life|Comments Off on Are cruises a boon for local economy? – The Post and Courier

Newsome said the cruise study, prepared by two College of Charleston researchers, shows the average cruise passenger comes with an above-average income -- "not that we should even be talking about that" -- and that they, by default, spend money. The economic impact study by professors John Crotts and Frank Hefner estimates that cruises will

4 10, 2010

Group optimistic about CSO fundraiser – The Post and Courier

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Robert Taylor, director of choral activities at the College of Charleston, is preparing the choirs. This summer, the College of Charleston and the Charleston Regional Alliance for the Arts sponsored a series of public forums to "address the future of symphonic music in Charleston." A steering committee co-chaired by College of Charleston President George Benson

30 09, 2010

Hispanic Heritage – The Post and Courier

By |2015-03-25T10:33:38-04:00September 30, 2010|Campus Life|Comments Off on Hispanic Heritage – The Post and Courier

For the sixth consecutive year, the College of Charleston's department of hispanic studies is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15) with numerous activities. The School of Languages Cultures and World Affairs will host the showing of Hispanic movies Oct. 6 in Addlestone, Room 227. Tertulias, informal gatherings to practice conversational Spanish, will be held

30 09, 2010

Piano Series – The Post and Courier

By |2015-03-25T10:33:38-04:00September 30, 2010|Campus Life|Comments Off on Piano Series – The Post and Courier

The School of the Arts at the College of Charleston has announced the 21st season of the International Piano Series. Season tickets for all five concerts are $80, and individual tickets are $20. Credit-card reservations can be obtained by calling 953-6575 or at www.internationalpianoseries.org. College of Charleston students and those under 18 are admitted free.

30 09, 2010

College Fair – The Post and Courier

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Colleges from across the country will be represented at a college fair on Sept. 30 at the College of Charleston's Carolina First Arena, 301 Meeting St., downtown. The S.C. Educational Opportunity Program will be open to all families and students at 8 p.m. Sept. 30. In addition to meeting representatives from universities, attendees will be

27 09, 2010

Haley well ahead in latest poll – The State

By |2015-03-25T10:33:39-04:00September 27, 2010|Campus Life|Comments Off on Haley well ahead in latest poll – The State

Mike Lee, a political scientist at the College of Charleston, said Sheheen has at least one reason to be worried. Sheheen had 40 percent support in a June Rasmussen survey, Lee points out, and he has dropped to 33 percent support at a time when an underdog candidate wants to see improvement. http://www.postandcourier.com/news/2010/sep/25/haley-well-ahead-in-latest-poll/

27 09, 2010

Resident reports feeling temblor – The Post and Courier

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A Sangaree resident reported feeling an earthquake that shook the couch about 4 p.m. Friday, but no tremor the S.C. Earthquake Education and Preparedness Program, said Erin Beutel, associate professor of geology at the College of Charleston and program director. http://www.postandcourier.com/news/2010/sep/25/resident-reports-feeling-temblor/