With one volcano erupting in the Atlantic and another in the Pacific, Associate Professor of Geology Cassandra Runyon clears the smoke about all this volcanic activity and shares insight into the fiery spectacle.
Through a nearly $400,000 NASA-funded grant, geology professor John Chadwick, along with researchers from other institutions, will study volcanoes on Mars to determine their history and the impact they had on the environment.
Four new programs of study will launch this fall, including majors in electrical engineering and environmental geosciences.
CofC professors Adem Ali and Richard Bodek have received Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program awards to travel abroad to learn and lecture in their respective fields for the 2021–22 academic year.
Geology Professor Norman S. Levine, who studies natural phenomena like sinkholes and earthquakes, explains what caused a sinkhole near campus.
From a fossil dig at a Summerville construction site, geology instructor Bobby Boessenecker and recent graduate Addison Miller '20 discovered a 25 million-year-old nursery for baby megasharks.
Right on campus at the College of Charleston, archaeology faculty and students recently conducted a dig to investigate a historic site.
The Winter 2021 issue of 'College of Charleston Magazine' is just arriving throughout campus, in homes across the country and around the globe.
As a landslide mitigation expert with the United Nations, Marina Drazba '05 helps implement preventative measures to save the lives of the some of the world's poorest, most vulnerable people.
Despite winning the Department of Mathematics's top honor, Jay Van Raalte '20 plans on pursuing a career in music instead of going to graduate school – because, well, who wouldn't want to be a rock star if they had the choice?