15 10, 2021

Solar Pavilion Unveiling Shines Light on Enslaved, Indigenous People

By |2021-10-28T08:59:51-04:00October 15, 2021|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on Solar Pavilion Unveiling Shines Light on Enslaved, Indigenous People

The unveiling of a new solar shade pavilion at CofC on Friday, Oct. 15, served as a platform to honor the Indigenous and enslaved people who labored and lived on and near the site throughout history.

14 10, 2021

Hispanic Latino Club Celebrates Heritage, Culture and Belonging

By |2021-10-27T12:58:20-04:00October 14, 2021|All News, Campus Life, Students|Comments Off on Hispanic Latino Club Celebrates Heritage, Culture and Belonging

The Hispanic Latino Club offers Hispanic and Latino students a place to belong and celebrate their cultures and traditions, and a platform to share their heritage with the larger community.

24 09, 2021

From President Hsu: Celebrating Our LGBTQ+ Community

By |2021-09-24T16:37:29-04:00September 24, 2021|News Briefs|Comments Off on From President Hsu: Celebrating Our LGBTQ+ Community

College of Charleston President Andrew T. Hsu shared the following message with the campus community on Friday, Sept. 24, regarding Charleston Pride Week, Sept. 25-Oct. 2.

5 04, 2021

Student Group Aims to Improve Diversity Among Medical Professionals

By |2021-07-27T14:08:14-04:00April 5, 2021|All News, Campus Life, Students|Comments Off on Student Group Aims to Improve Diversity Among Medical Professionals

Biology major Katlyne Jeter founded the group Minorities in Medicine to support underrepresented pre-health and pre-med students.

5 03, 2021

New Documentary Explores College’s Role in Slavery

By |2021-03-22T10:26:02-04:00March 5, 2021|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on New Documentary Explores College’s Role in Slavery

'If These Walls Could Talk,' a new documentary about the history of the College, brings attention to the labor and ingenuity of enslaved Africans who were tasked with building the first municipal college in the United States.

13 01, 2021

CofC Staffer to Receive MLK Humanitarian Award for Diversity Work

By |2021-01-28T08:23:47-05:00January 13, 2021|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on CofC Staffer to Receive MLK Humanitarian Award for Diversity Work

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.