8 06, 2021

Summer Research Grants Give Students Deeper Academic Experiences

By |2021-06-21T11:03:55-04:00June 8, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Summer Research Grants Give Students Deeper Academic Experiences

This year's Summer Undergraduate Research with Faculty (SURF) grant projects span a variety of academic interests, from exploring a potential new treatment for spinal cord injuries to environmentally friendly water purification techniques to the integration of video projections into lighting design.

4 03, 2021

Staffer Strikes the Right Pose – and Balance – as Pro Bodybuilder

By |2021-03-11T09:43:30-05:00March 4, 2021|Faculty Staff News|Comments Off on Staffer Strikes the Right Pose – and Balance – as Pro Bodybuilder

An administrative assistant in the Department of Philosophy, LoRease Johnson has turned her love of working out into a professional bodybuilding career.

3 12, 2020

Learning Our Way: How Professors Are Maximizing Hybrid Teaching

By |2020-12-18T09:58:46-05:00December 3, 2020|Academics, All News, Students|Comments Off on Learning Our Way: How Professors Are Maximizing Hybrid Teaching

The fall 2020 semester has been one unlike any other in the College of Charleston's 250-year history. But out of the hard times often comes innovation, and that has certainly been the case at CofC, where faculty have expanded the horizons of learning through teaching in a hybrid (online/in-person instruction) format.

13 09, 2019

Philosophy Professor Believes in the Power of Ethical Justice

By |2020-02-25T12:56:05-05:00September 13, 2019|Academics, Campus Life|Comments Off on Philosophy Professor Believes in the Power of Ethical Justice

Philosophy professor Jennifer Baker has been putting her expertise in virtue ethics to work as a representative on the Charleston County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council.

27 06, 2019

Alumna Cares for All Creatures Great and Small

By |2020-11-24T11:22:35-05:00June 27, 2019|College of Charleston Magazine|Comments Off on Alumna Cares for All Creatures Great and Small

As one of only 215 board-certified zoological veterinarians in the world, Dr. Jenessa Tookey Gjeltema ’04 is rarer than the endangered animals she treats.

10 10, 2018

How an 18th-Century Philosopher is Still Relevant in the 21st Century

By |2020-02-25T12:57:48-05:00October 10, 2018|Academics, Faculty Staff News|Comments Off on How an 18th-Century Philosopher is Still Relevant in the 21st Century

Philosophy department chair Larry Krasnoff talks about his new book on philosopher Immanuel Kant and why his views on freedom still resonate today.