12 10, 2021

Volcano Expert Answers Questions About Dual Eruptions

By |2021-10-25T10:41:00-04:00October 12, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Volcano Expert Answers Questions About Dual Eruptions

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.

29 09, 2021

Geology Professor Receives NASA Grant to Study Mars Volcanoes

By |2021-10-12T17:07:01-04:00September 29, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Geology Professor Receives NASA Grant to Study Mars Volcanoes

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.

26 07, 2021

Two CofC Professors Receive Fulbright Awards to Teach, Study Abroad

By |2021-08-12T11:37:27-04:00July 26, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Two CofC Professors Receive Fulbright Awards to Teach, Study Abroad

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.

5 07, 2021

Geology Professor Explains Cause of Sinkhole Near Campus

By |2021-07-21T10:08:08-04:00July 5, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Geology Professor Explains Cause of Sinkhole Near Campus

Geology Professor Norman S. Levine, who studies natural phenomena like sinkholes and earthquakes, explains what caused a sinkhole near campus.

28 06, 2021

Geology Professor, Student Make Mega Discovery

By |2021-06-28T11:45:17-04:00June 28, 2021|College of Charleston Magazine|Comments Off on Geology Professor, Student Make Mega Discovery

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.

23 11, 2020

Math Whiz Is a Real Rock Star 

By |2021-06-28T11:07:16-04:00November 23, 2020|College of Charleston Magazine|Comments Off on Math Whiz Is a Real Rock Star 

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?