29 05, 2020

Meteorology Director Weighs in on Early Start to Hurricane Season

By |2020-05-29T08:50:12-04:00May 29, 2020|Main Feature|Comments Off on Meteorology Director Weighs in on Early Start to Hurricane Season

Lee Lindner, associate professor of physics and coordinator of the College’s Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics Program, weighs in on the early tropical activity in the 2020 hurricane season.

23 09, 2019

Faster than the Speed of Light: New Research Looks at Gamma-Ray Bursts

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College of Charleston astrophysicist Jon Hakkila says blasts created by gamma-ray bursts may actually exceed the speed of light in surrounding gas clouds.

11 06, 2019

69 Years Later, Scholarship Carries on Professor’s Love of Learning

By |2020-02-25T12:56:17-05:00June 11, 2019|Academics, Campus Life|Comments Off on 69 Years Later, Scholarship Carries on Professor’s Love of Learning

Wendell Roberston '18 is among the students to benefit from the Horatio Hughes Memorial Scholarship, named in honor of alumnus and professor Horatio Hughes, Class of 1905, who taught at CofC from 1923 to 1950.

17 01, 2019

Professor’s Research Reveals Blasts From the Past

By |2019-03-26T14:16:06-04:00January 17, 2019|Academics, College of Charleston Magazine|Comments Off on Professor’s Research Reveals Blasts From the Past

While studying gamma ray bursts, astrophysicist Jon Hakkila made a discovery where time appeared to go backward.