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28 07, 2017

Computer Science Student Develops Skills at Google

By |2017-10-19T16:29:19-04:00July 28, 2017|Campus Life, Great Things STEM From Thinking Big, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on Computer Science Student Develops Skills at Google

One College of Charleston student got to attend a Google Scholars program designed to encourage women in tech to excel and become role models. 

19 07, 2017

CofC Students Offer Bird’s-Eye View of Eclipse

By |2017-08-30T15:50:40-04:00July 19, 2017|Campus Life, Great Things STEM From Thinking Big, Solar Eclipse, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on CofC Students Offer Bird’s-Eye View of Eclipse

A group of College of Charleston students, alumni and faculty will participate in a national effort through NASA to live stream the upcoming solar eclipse.

7 07, 2017

Geology Student Spends Summer Mapping Ocean Floor

By |2018-03-14T10:44:16-04:00July 7, 2017|Great Things STEM From Thinking Big, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on Geology Student Spends Summer Mapping Ocean Floor

This summer, geology major Alexandra Dawson is participating in a prestigious internship at sea with the Robert Ballard-founded Ocean Exploration Trust.

5 07, 2017

College Alum to Be an Academy Awards Voter

By |2020-01-14T11:30:22-05:00July 5, 2017|Alumni, Great Things STEM From Thinking Big, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on College Alum to Be an Academy Awards Voter

A College of Charleston alum will be among the filmmakers picking Oscar winners next spring.

16 06, 2017

Astrophysics Major is in His Orbit

By |2017-08-30T15:50:52-04:00June 16, 2017|College of Charleston Magazine, Great Things STEM From Thinking Big|Comments Off on Astrophysics Major is in His Orbit

Astrophysics major Wendell Roberson has immersed himself in the world of astronomy, even studying the formation of planets outside our solar system.

16 06, 2017

Math Professor Lets the Numbers Speak

By |2017-10-19T16:24:47-04:00June 16, 2017|College of Charleston Magazine, Great Things STEM From Thinking Big|Comments Off on Math Professor Lets the Numbers Speak

Mathematics professor Garrett Mitchener uses numerical equations to unlock the biological origins that turned muddled sounds into prose.

13 06, 2017

CofC Astronomer Builds $20 Eclipse Viewer

By |2018-07-10T11:49:09-04:00June 13, 2017|Great Things STEM From Thinking Big, News Briefs, Solar Eclipse, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on CofC Astronomer Builds $20 Eclipse Viewer

Astronomy instructor Terry Richardson has perfected a simple device for viewing the eclipse safely and affordably. And he wants to teach you how to make one to view the total solar eclipse in August.

12 04, 2017

CofC Team Wins Cybersecurity Competition

By |2020-01-14T11:30:27-05:00April 12, 2017|Academics, Great Things STEM From Thinking Big, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on CofC Team Wins Cybersecurity Competition

When it comes to cybersecurity, no other university in South Carolina hacked it as well as the College of Charleston last weekend.

21 03, 2017

CofC A Top Value For Marine Biology

By |2020-01-14T11:30:28-05:00March 21, 2017|Academics, Great Things STEM From Thinking Big, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on CofC A Top Value For Marine Biology

When it comes to the best values for a bachelor's degree in marine science, the College of Charleston has floated up to the top.

28 02, 2017

Geology Student’s App Promotes Solar Power

By |2020-01-14T11:30:30-05:00February 28, 2017|Campus Life, Great Things STEM From Thinking Big|Comments Off on Geology Student’s App Promotes Solar Power

Geology major Skye Pelliccia created an app showing the solar potential of every rooftop on the Cariibean island of St. Thomas.