Charissa Owens, the director of diversity education and training, will receive a MLK Humanitarian Award at the Black History Intercollegiate Consortium's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.
Utilizing their built-in diversity and pulpit, the College’s sports teams are leading the charge for change.
In order to be a more welcoming campus, efforts are underway to address the complex issues of diversity, equity and inclusion at the College.
College of Charleston President Andrew T. Hsu shared the following message with the campus community on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, regarding a shift away from using the names William Aiken and Bishop Robert Smith.
The employee module of DiversityEDU is now available for faculty and staff through CougarEd.
The College of Charleston is launching the Critical Conversations initiative to help get the campus community talking about issues of race and equity and what can be done both in and out of the classroom to address them.
The College of Charleston is expanding programs and initiatives aimed at better supporting first-generation and underrepresented minority students to help ensure they feel welcome on campus and are workforce ready upon graduation.
The Center for Sustainable Development and Addlestone Library at the College of Charleston collaborated to create a digital collection of anti-racism and social justice literature to enhance learning opportunities for students.
The College of Charleston is expanding its diversity efforts this fall with the launch of the online program Diversity EDU as well as a new initiative dubbed Critical Conversations.
President Andrew T. Hsu, in a message to the campus community on Thursday, June 11, 2020, laid out the institution's plans to support black students and address issues of racial inequalities on campus.