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10 05, 2019

Philosophy, Art History Double Major Tackles Big Issues

By |2019-05-11T18:31:22-04:00May 10th, 2019|Academics, Campus Life, Commencement, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on Philosophy, Art History Double Major Tackles Big Issues

Graduating senior Bethany Fincher overcame personal issues to flourish as a double major in philosophy and art history.

25 04, 2019

New Program Teaches Writing for the Digital Age

By |2019-05-08T11:00:17-04:00April 25th, 2019|Academics, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on New Program Teaches Writing for the Digital Age

A new academic offering at the College of Charleston, the Writing, Rhetoric and Publication program teaches students for writing in the 21st century..

16 04, 2019

CofC Student-Veteran Finds Purpose Helping Afghan Women

By |2020-01-14T08:36:52-05:00April 16th, 2019|Academics, Campus Life, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on CofC Student-Veteran Finds Purpose Helping Afghan Women

Rebekah Edmondson, who survived four deployments in Afghanistan and sustained injuries from a bomb blast, remains committed to bettering the lives of Afghan women.

15 04, 2019

Self-Identity, Personal Growth Inspires Student Research

By |2019-04-24T11:42:43-04:00April 15th, 2019|Academics, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on Self-Identity, Personal Growth Inspires Student Research

Inspired by her own experience, Samantha Anyim will join other psychology majors to present her research at the Student Awards and Research Day, April 17, 2019.

8 04, 2019

Communication Professor Explores the Power of Virtual Touch

By |2019-04-17T11:26:17-04:00April 8th, 2019|Academics, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on Communication Professor Explores the Power of Virtual Touch

David Parisi, associate professor of emerging media, focuses his research on touch technology, a field known as haptic media studies.

4 04, 2019

Communication Students Go Behind the Scenes of NBC’s ‘Today Show’

By |2019-04-17T11:26:24-04:00April 4th, 2019|Academics, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on Communication Students Go Behind the Scenes of NBC’s ‘Today Show’

CofC students in a strategic communications capstone course recently helped orchestrate a public relations campaign for the annual Charleston Wine + Food festival.

3 04, 2019

I Want Your Job: Vice President of Information Security at Netflix

By |2019-06-12T10:10:34-04:00April 3rd, 2019|Alumni, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on I Want Your Job: Vice President of Information Security at Netflix

Jason Chan '97 parlayed a curiosity about computers into a career at Netflix, but he attributes his success to his liberal arts education at CofC.

29 03, 2019

Women’s and Gender Studies Program to Host ‘Feminism in Motion’ Event

By |2020-01-14T11:28:05-05:00March 29th, 2019|Academics, Campus Life, waterfall, z CofC Homepage|Comments Off on Women’s and Gender Studies Program to Host ‘Feminism in Motion’ Event

On Monday, April 1, 2019, the Women’s and Gender Studies Program will conclude the academic year with a celebration of student-scholars with its second annual 'Feminism in Motion' event.