Advancing the Conversation: Examining Human Differences in South Carolina

Posted by Allison Leach on Jun 9, 2016 4:00:00 PM
Image courtesy of the Charleson Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

 On Saturday, June 11th, the Institute for Community Development’s Community Enhancement Coalition (CEC) will be hosting a day of insightful conversations, examining the challenges and opportunities of participating in a diverse society. The event, titled, “Advancing the Conversation,” will include presentations and discussion groups, and will culminate with a lively social, and Charleston RiverDogs’ baseball game.

The Community Enhancement Coalition is a partnership among several public and private organizations, including the College of Charleston, Denny’s, the Charleston RiverDogs, the South Carolina Human Affairs Commission, and Charleston Southern University.  The purpose of this coalition is to establish county and state-level collaborative processes which will help to enhance the quality of community life.

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Students Honored at SPS Awards Ceremony

Posted by Allison Leach on Jun 7, 2016 4:30:00 PM
L-to-R: Melinda Odenkirk, Linda Meehan, Chanel Mariette, Kristina Henriksen, Katie Davenport

The School of Professional Studies (SPS) recently held an Awards ceremony to honor the academic achievements of students in the Bachelor of Professional Studies (BPS) program. The ceremony recognized the SPS’ Spring 2016 graduates, as well as those students who were named to the Dean’s List or Honor Roll for the Spring semester.  Highlights of the event included the induction of several BPS candidates into the Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society - facilitated by Dean Godfrey Gibbison - and the presentation of the Faculty Award.

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SPS Co-Sponsoring the Carifest Salute to Women

Posted by Allison Leach on Feb 25, 2016 11:41:10 AM

On March 8th, 2016, SC Caribbean Culture and Heritage Inc. will be presenting the third biennial Carifest Salute to Women event, co-sponsored this year by the College of Charleston School of Professional Studies.

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K-12 Education Careers Open House

Posted by Allison Leach on Jan 14, 2016 11:42:35 AM

On Thursday, January 14th, the College of Charleston North Campus and the Lowcountry Graduate Center(LGC) will be co-sponsoring an Education Open House, providing information about graduate programs in K-12 Education. The event, being held from 5:00 - 7:00pm, will provide information about programs for both current and aspiring educators, and will offer prospective students the opportunity to speak with representatives from various graduate programs offered through the LGC.

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