22 07, 2021

Partnership With MUSC Creates Pipeline for Aspiring Surgical Scientists

By |2021-07-28T12:56:27-04:00July 22, 2021|Side Feature|Comments Off on Partnership With MUSC Creates Pipeline for Aspiring Surgical Scientists

The Honors College and MUSC partnered together to create the Pipeline for Aspiring Surgical Scientists (PASS) internship program for students considering careers in surgery or as a medical scientist.

12 07, 2021

Honors College Summer Institute Offers CofC Experience to High School Students

By |2021-07-27T09:42:21-04:00July 12, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Honors College Summer Institute Offers CofC Experience to High School Students

Every summer, the College of Charleston welcomes high school students for a chance to explore the CofC experience in a unique, immersive way through the Honors College Summer Institute.

28 06, 2021

These Cougars Are Birds of a Feather

By |2021-07-27T14:12:00-04:00June 28, 2021|Magazine Slider|Comments Off on These Cougars Are Birds of a Feather

With dozens of students, faculty and alumni on its employee and volunteer roster over its 30 years, the Avian Conservation Center in Awendaw, South Carolina, is as much a Cougar refuge as it is a sanctuary for birds of prey.

17 06, 2021

Alumnus’ Kayak Voyage Aims to Raise Climate Change Awareness

By |2021-07-02T10:28:41-04:00June 17, 2021|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alumnus’ Kayak Voyage Aims to Raise Climate Change Awareness

Biology alumnus Will Freund '17 is sail-kayaking from Miami to Norfolk, Virginia, to find out from residents along the way how their coastal environment has changed in recent years.

4 05, 2021

Biology Grad Paves New Paths as Scholar, Leader

By |2021-05-15T10:02:23-04:00May 4, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Biology Grad Paves New Paths as Scholar, Leader

Vernon L. Kennedy Jr., who will graduate this week with a degree in biology, recently received the 2021 Presidential Award for Scholarship, Leadership and Service – the College’s most prestigious honor for students.

12 04, 2021

3 Honors College Students Awarded Goldwater Scholarships

By |2021-04-21T08:46:25-04:00April 12, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on 3 Honors College Students Awarded Goldwater Scholarships

Three Honors College students have received the Goldwater Scholarship — one of the highest honors for undergraduates studying science, technology, engineering or mathematics.

5 04, 2021

Student Group Aims to Improve Diversity Among Medical Professionals

By |2021-07-27T14:08:14-04:00April 5, 2021|All News, Campus Life, Students|Comments Off on Student Group Aims to Improve Diversity Among Medical Professionals

Biology major Katlyne Jeter founded the group Minorities in Medicine to support underrepresented pre-health and pre-med students.

14 12, 2020

First Year Experience Offers Students Lessons Outside the Classroom

By |2021-01-06T10:32:04-05:00December 14, 2020|Academics, All News, Students|Comments Off on First Year Experience Offers Students Lessons Outside the Classroom

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, faculty teaching First Year Experience courses at the College of Charleston found ways to continue offering students learning opportunities outside of the classroom.