16 04, 2021

Charleston Poet Marjory Wentworth on Why Poetry Matters

By |2021-04-19T15:41:36-04:00April 16, 2021|Side Feature|Comments Off on Charleston Poet Marjory Wentworth on Why Poetry Matters

For National Poetry Month, which runs throughout April, poet and College of Charleston Adjunct Instructor of English Marjory Wentworth reflects on why studying poetry matters more than ever before.

15 04, 2021

CofC Remembers Former Provost, Interim President Conrad Festa

By |2021-04-19T09:02:06-04:00April 15, 2021|Side Feature|Comments Off on CofC Remembers Former Provost, Interim President Conrad Festa

On April 11, 2021, Conrad Festa, one of the College of Charleston's stalwart leaders, passed away. Festa served as provost and senior vice president for Academic Affairs from 1987 to 2002.

13 04, 2021

CofC to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines to Students

By |2021-04-16T09:10:46-04:00April 13, 2021|Email Posts, Side Feature, Students|Comments Off on CofC to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines to Students

CofC has been designated as a COVID-19 vaccine distribution point by the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. Vaccine clinics for students will be held throughout the month of April.

23 02, 2021

Avery Research Center Continues Legacy of Educational Excellence

By |2021-03-08T09:23:48-05:00February 23, 2021|Academics, All News, Side Feature|Comments Off on Avery Research Center Continues Legacy of Educational Excellence

The Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture builds upon the foundation of its namesake the Avery Normal Institute, which served African American students from 1865 to 1954.

18 06, 2020

College to Add New Major in Electrical Engineering

By |2020-06-30T16:22:36-04:00June 18, 2020|Side Feature|Comments Off on College to Add New Major in Electrical Engineering

The College of Charleston is expanding its offerings for engineering majors. Pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, CofC will soon begin offering a new bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering. 

30 04, 2020

Women’s and Gender Studies Student Honored With Alison Piepmeier Award

By |2020-05-07T16:41:20-04:00April 30, 2020|Academics, All News, Side Feature|Comments Off on Women’s and Gender Studies Student Honored With Alison Piepmeier Award

Student Tanner Crunelle is the recipient of the Southeastern Women’s Studies Association Alison Piepmeier Outstanding Student Award, named for late CofC women's and gender studies professor Alison Piepmeier.

27 04, 2020

CofC Remembers Beloved Alumnus Tony Meyer

By |2020-05-06T13:53:02-04:00April 27, 2020|All News, Alumni, Side Feature|Comments Off on CofC Remembers Beloved Alumnus Tony Meyer

Be magnanimous: That’s what Tony Meyer ’49 always told members of CofC's Student Alumni Associates. And indeed, Meyer, who dedicated more than seven decades of his life to the College, certainly did.