22 07, 2021

Partnership With MUSC Creates Pipeline for Aspiring Surgical Scientists

By |2021-08-11T10:59:15-04:00July 22, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Partnership With MUSC Creates Pipeline for Aspiring Surgical Scientists

The Honors College and MUSC partnered together to create the Pipeline for Aspiring Surgical Scientists (PASS) internship program for students considering careers in surgery or as a medical scientist.

20 07, 2021

History Professor Wins Prestigious Fellowship

By |2021-08-09T09:44:13-04:00July 20, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on History Professor Wins Prestigious Fellowship

A postdoctoral award from the American Association of University Women will allow history professor Shannon Eaves to focus on finishing a book project about the sexual exploitation of enslaved women.

15 07, 2021

1967 Legacy Program to Welcome First Class of Scholars

By |2021-08-02T10:04:41-04:00July 15, 2021|Academics, All News, Students|Comments Off on 1967 Legacy Program to Welcome First Class of Scholars

The inaugural class of scholars for the new 1967 Legacy Program, which aims to improve the recruitment, retention and graduation of Black students through scholarships, enhanced education support and professional preparation, will arrive on campus this fall.

12 07, 2021

Honors College Summer Institute Offers CofC Experience to High School Students

By |2021-07-27T09:42:21-04:00July 12, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Honors College Summer Institute Offers CofC Experience to High School Students

Every summer, the College of Charleston welcomes high school students for a chance to explore the CofC experience in a unique, immersive way through the Honors College Summer Institute.

8 07, 2021

Internship Spotlight: Marketing Major Finds Her Place at Google

By |2021-07-26T09:46:16-04:00July 8, 2021|Academics, All News, Students|Comments Off on Internship Spotlight: Marketing Major Finds Her Place at Google

Marketing major Leah Martin has found her place as an associate product marketing manager intern at Google.

5 07, 2021

Geology Professor Explains Cause of Sinkhole Near Campus

By |2021-07-21T10:08:08-04:00July 5, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Geology Professor Explains Cause of Sinkhole Near Campus

Geology Professor Norman S. Levine, who studies natural phenomena like sinkholes and earthquakes, explains what caused a sinkhole near campus.

21 06, 2021

Dominion Energy Supports Call Me MISTER Program

By |2021-07-26T09:47:18-04:00June 21, 2021|Academics, All News, Students|Comments Off on Dominion Energy Supports Call Me MISTER Program

The Call Me MISTER Program, which supports male minority students majoring in education who plan to become teachers, has received a $50,000 grant from Dominion Energy.

18 06, 2021

New Juneteenth Holiday is Reason to Celebrate, But Not a Replacement for Systemic Change

By |2021-07-05T13:58:51-04:00June 18, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on New Juneteenth Holiday is Reason to Celebrate, But Not a Replacement for Systemic Change

African American Studies Director Anthony Greene says the move by Congress to make Juneteenth a federal holiday is an important moment, but one that should be taken in the larger context of ongoing racial and social justice movements.

14 06, 2021

Astronomy Professor Develops Innovative Medical Imaging Device

By |2021-06-29T12:20:45-04:00June 14, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Astronomy Professor Develops Innovative Medical Imaging Device

Astronomy professor Joe Carson and his business Pensievision were awarded a $400,000 National Institutes of Health grant to test the medical imaging instrument he created with the help of CofC students and alumni.

8 06, 2021

Summer Research Grants Give Students Deeper Academic Experiences

By |2021-06-21T11:03:55-04:00June 8, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Summer Research Grants Give Students Deeper Academic Experiences

This year's Summer Undergraduate Research with Faculty (SURF) grant projects span a variety of academic interests, from exploring a potential new treatment for spinal cord injuries to environmentally friendly water purification techniques to the integration of video projections into lighting design.