12 07, 2021

Honors College Summer Institute Offers CofC Experience to High School Students

By |2021-07-27T09:42:21-04:00July 12, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Honors College Summer Institute Offers CofC Experience to High School Students

Every summer, the College of Charleston welcomes high school students for a chance to explore the CofC experience in a unique, immersive way through the Honors College Summer Institute.

5 07, 2021

Geology Professor Explains Cause of Sinkhole Near Campus

By |2021-07-21T10:08:08-04:00July 5, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Geology Professor Explains Cause of Sinkhole Near Campus

Geology Professor Norman S. Levine, who studies natural phenomena like sinkholes and earthquakes, explains what caused a sinkhole near campus.

28 06, 2021

Geology Professor, Student Make Mega Discovery

By |2021-06-28T11:45:17-04:00June 28, 2021|College of Charleston Magazine|Comments Off on Geology Professor, Student Make Mega Discovery

From a fossil dig at a Summerville construction site, geology instructor Bobby Boessenecker and recent graduate Addison Miller '20 discovered a 25 million-year-old nursery for baby megasharks.

28 06, 2021

These Cougars Are Birds of a Feather

By |2021-07-27T14:12:00-04:00June 28, 2021|Magazine Slider|Comments Off on These Cougars Are Birds of a Feather

With dozens of students, faculty and alumni on its employee and volunteer roster over its 30 years, the Avian Conservation Center in Awendaw, South Carolina, is as much a Cougar refuge as it is a sanctuary for birds of prey.

17 06, 2021

Alumnus’ Kayak Voyage Aims to Raise Climate Change Awareness

By |2021-07-02T10:28:41-04:00June 17, 2021|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alumnus’ Kayak Voyage Aims to Raise Climate Change Awareness

Biology alumnus Will Freund '17 is sail-kayaking from Miami to Norfolk, Virginia, to find out from residents along the way how their coastal environment has changed in recent years.

15 06, 2021

CofC Faculty, Students Discover Slave Badge on Campus

By |2021-06-30T09:24:49-04:00June 15, 2021|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on CofC Faculty, Students Discover Slave Badge on Campus

The recent discovery of an 1852 slave badge on the College of Charleston campus has offered a profound opportunity to recognize the contributions of the enslaved people who were an integral part of the development of the institution.

14 06, 2021

Astronomy Professor Develops Innovative Medical Imaging Device

By |2021-06-29T12:20:45-04:00June 14, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Astronomy Professor Develops Innovative Medical Imaging Device

Astronomy professor Joe Carson and his business Pensievision were awarded a $400,000 National Institutes of Health grant to test the medical imaging instrument he created with the help of CofC students and alumni.

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.