7 04, 2022

Three CofC Alumni Honored by Charleston County School District

By |2022-04-21T17:24:16-04:00April 7, 2022|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Three CofC Alumni Honored by Charleston County School District

Three of the five finalists for the Charleston County School District (CCSD) 2022 Teacher of the Year are CofC alumni: Natasha Akery, Kory Roberts and Chakadasovavan Or. The CCSD will announce the winner next month.

4 04, 2022

Alumna’s Tiny Tassel Is Getting Big Attention

By |2022-04-19T08:36:55-04:00April 4, 2022|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alumna’s Tiny Tassel Is Getting Big Attention

Inspired by a gift of tassel earrings, alumna Mimi Striplin '14 started her Tiny Tassel brand on Etsy more than six years ago. Today her earrings and apparel store are getting attention from publications like 'Southern Living' and 'Essence' as well as from 'The Today Show.'

21 03, 2022

CofC Podcast: Seawater Agriculture Grows New Possibilities for Alumnus

By |2022-04-05T10:04:05-04:00March 21, 2022|All News, Alumni, CofC Podcast|Comments Off on CofC Podcast: Seawater Agriculture Grows New Possibilities for Alumnus

In this episode of the CofC podcast, Sam Norton '16 (M.S. '21) talks about how the College helped him build a successful business – Heron Farms, the world's first indoor vertical saltwater farm – around a salt-tolerant succulent known as the sea bean.

19 01, 2022

Alumnus’ Passion for Music Remembered With New Award

By |2022-02-02T12:58:32-05:00January 19, 2022|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alumnus’ Passion for Music Remembered With New Award

Created in memory of alumnus Carter Holland '19, the Carter Holland Memorial Music Award assists music majors in purchasing musical equipment or funding ongoing professional training as a musician.

12 01, 2022

Soccer Alumnus Finds Career Win With Data Science

By |2022-01-27T15:57:08-05:00January 12, 2022|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Soccer Alumnus Finds Career Win With Data Science

The comprehensive skills that Cole Gulledge ’20 (M.S. ’21) learned as a soccer player, an economics major and a graduate student in the data science and analytics program set him up for success as a junior development and operations engineer with TIAA.

1 12, 2021

Alumni Welcome Center at Towell Library Dedicated to Esteemed Alumnus Tony Meyer

By |2021-12-07T21:21:05-05:00December 1, 2021|Alumni|Comments Off on Alumni Welcome Center at Towell Library Dedicated to Esteemed Alumnus Tony Meyer

During Fall Alumni Weekend, the Alumni Welcome Center at Towell Library was renamed in memory of alumnus and former faculty member Anthony J. Meyer '49.

10 11, 2021

Alum Establishes Charleston’s Inaugural Black Food Truck Festival

By |2021-11-29T12:40:47-05:00November 10, 2021|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alum Establishes Charleston’s Inaugural Black Food Truck Festival

Wanting to make a space to celebrate Black food and culture, alumnus Marcus Hammond '09 has created Charleston's first-ever Black Food Truck Festival, which kicks off this weekend.

2 11, 2021

Alumni Pep Supper Supports Fraternity, Sorority Life

By |2021-11-16T09:55:08-05:00November 2, 2021|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alumni Pep Supper Supports Fraternity, Sorority Life

For the entire month of November, Greek alumni can participate in the virtual Alumni Pep Supper competition to benefit College of Charleston students in fraternities and sororities.

27 10, 2021

CofC Podcast: Alumnus Tells Tales of College of Charleston Ghosts

By |2021-11-10T09:44:31-05:00October 27, 2021|All News, Alumni, CofC Podcast|Comments Off on CofC Podcast: Alumnus Tells Tales of College of Charleston Ghosts

Alumnus Ed Macy '91 reveals the haunted buildings on the College of Charleston campus – and the stories behind the phantoms inside.