15 06, 2021

Washington Post Journalist Hosts CofC-Sponsored Panel on Monuments, Memorials

By |2021-06-21T11:03:02-04:00June 15, 2021|Email Posts, Side Feature|Comments Off on Washington Post Journalist Hosts CofC-Sponsored Panel on Monuments, Memorials

Journalist Kathleen Parker recently hosted a debate, sponsored by the College, that focused on monuments and memorials that honor Confederates and slave owners.

15 06, 2021

CofC Faculty, Students Discover Slave Badge on Campus

By |2021-06-18T09:49:36-04:00June 15, 2021|Side Feature|Comments Off on CofC Faculty, Students Discover Slave Badge on Campus

The recent discovery of an 1852 slave badge on the College of Charleston campus has offered a profound opportunity to recognize the contributions of the enslaved people who were an integral part of the development of the institution.

14 06, 2021

Astronomy Professor Develops Innovative Medical Imaging Device

By |2021-06-17T10:12:27-04:00June 14, 2021|Email Posts, Side Feature|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.

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.