From leaders in public health to dedicated stewards of the College, the 2021 Alumni Award recipients are making a difference both near and far.
Donnetta Lavinia Grays ’99 received a 2021 Whiting Award for drama writing; Baker Manning ’09 has published a pair of digital guides to getting a job in the yachting industry; Katie Morgan Lyon ’14, Wes Lyon ’13 (MBA) and Max Berry ’13 (MBA) started Allegiance Flag Supply and more.
College of Charleston alumnus Derrick Williams made history at his alma mater last year when he became the first Black president of the Alumni Association.
In honor of Black History Month, several CofC departments, clubs, organizations and offices are sponsoring events that explore Black culture, history and contemporary issues.
The College of Charleston Alumni Association, in partnership with the College of Charleston Foundation, will honor nine distinguished alumni on Jan. 28, 2021, as part of CofC Day, the College's annual day of giving.
The Alumni Association announces virtual events; alumni choose their Top 10 CofC professors of all time; and the College once again is ranked one of the top Peace Corps volunteer–producing schools.
The virtual Alumni Pep Supper competition will benefit College of Charleston’s Student Emergency Fund.
The Florence/Pee Dee CofC Club has created a new scholarship to support first-year College of Charleston students from the Pee Dee region of South Carolina.
As the CEO of the American Society for Clinical Pathology, Blair Holladay '84 is playing a key role in helping to combat the coronavirus.
Associated with the College of Charleston for 70 years in one way or another, Tony Meyer '49 is now officially linked with CofC in perpetuity.