18 11, 2021

CofC, New ‘Wheel of Time’ TV Series Share Close Connection

By |2021-11-23T13:04:03-05:00November 18, 2021|Side Feature|Comments Off on CofC, New ‘Wheel of Time’ TV Series Share Close Connection

In honor of the debut of the new 'Wheel of Time' TV series, Special Collections will host an exhibit of documents and memorabilia from native Charlestonian James Rigney, known under the pen name Robert Jordan as the creator of the popular books series on which the show is based.

17 11, 2021

1967 Legacy Program Boosted by Philanthropy

By |2021-11-23T12:41:45-05:00November 17, 2021|Email Posts, Side Feature|Comments Off on 1967 Legacy Program Boosted by Philanthropy

Thanks to generous donors, the new 1967 Legacy Program, which supports the academic and professional success of Black students, is able to offer robust scholarship support and extra curricular activities in its first year.

16 11, 2021

Economics Major Takes Top Spot at Gender Equity Pitch Competition

By |2021-11-22T15:42:59-05:00November 16, 2021|Side Feature, Students|Comments Off on Economics Major Takes Top Spot at Gender Equity Pitch Competition

Economics major Caty Greer has grown her entrepreneurial spirit through the Center for Entrepreneurship and events like the Gender Equity Pitch Competition.

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.