4 10, 2019

Learning Aquatic Turtle Conservation Offers a Wave of Insight

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Each summer, students at the College study aquatic turtle species firsthand and learn about the need for conserving these species in the course Aquatic Turtle Conservation and Biology.

26 09, 2019

Dutch Dialogues: Helping to Address Flooding in Charleston

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Four faculty members from the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences shared their expertise regarding Charleston's chronic flooding in a series of meetings called the Dutch Dialogues.

23 09, 2019

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

By |2020-02-25T12:56:03-05:00September 23, 2019|Academics|Comments Off on Faster than the Speed of Light: New Research Looks at Gamma-Ray Bursts

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

16 09, 2019

Lowcountry Hazards Center Project Aims to Dry Up Area Flooding

By |2020-02-25T12:56:04-05:00September 16, 2019|Academics|Comments Off on Lowcountry Hazards Center Project Aims to Dry Up Area Flooding

A new project through the College's Lowcountry Hazards Center aims to engage students from all academic disciplines to help stem the tide of flooding in Charleston.

23 08, 2019

Systems Engineering Among New Academic Offerings at CofC

By |2020-02-25T12:56:07-05:00August 23, 2019|Academics|Comments Off on Systems Engineering Among New Academic Offerings at CofC

The College of Charleston is launching several new academic programs for the 2019–20 school year, including a new bachelor of science degree in systems engineering.

12 08, 2019

Internship Spotlight: Field Intern at Rocky Mountain Conservancy

By |2020-02-25T12:56:09-05:00August 12, 2019|Academics, Alumni|Comments Off on Internship Spotlight: Field Intern at Rocky Mountain Conservancy

One recent CofC graduate's internship in Western Colorado has enabled her to apply classroom lessons to hands-on work as she moves ahead in forging her career path.

8 08, 2019

Summer Research Program to be Featured on Podcast

By |2020-02-25T12:56:09-05:00August 8, 2019|Academics, Campus Life|Comments Off on Summer Research Program to be Featured on Podcast

The "Conservation Connection" podcast visited CofC's Grice Marine Lab this summer to talk to students in the Fort Johnson Summer Undergraduate Research Program about their research projects.