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Announcements from the Honors College

PhysAssist Scribe Google Hangout

What: Google Hangouts led by the PhysAssist Recruiting Team answering any questions students may have about scribing with PhysAssist. Some of the topics discussed will be market specifics like hospitals in the area who are contracted, hours, pay, leadership opportunities, the application process, how to make applications stand out, and the benefits of scribing.

When:  Monday, December 11th, 1-3pm
Tuesday, December 12th, 1-3pm
Wednesday, December 13th, 9-11am
Monday, December 18th, 2-3pm
Tuesday, December 19th, 9-10am

Where: This is an online event hosted through Google Hangouts

For more details on this event, contact Lynn Marshall at

Posted on December 6, 2017 in Announcements & Events, Internships & Jobs

London Underground: Victorian Gothic Literature Course!

What: A one month study investigating the dark side of Victorian England, focusing especially on a London re-imagined as the site of Gothic monstrosity and barbaric crime.

Where: London

When: TBA

For More Information: Please respond to the Doodle Poll with times that you may be available for an information session. During this meeting, you will hear more about the reading list, trip activities, the academic work schedule, and have any questions that you may have answered.

*This course satisfies 2 Honors College requirements: Honors Immersed and Interdisciplinary Study. It is worth 6 college credits, and there is time off for independent travel.

Posted on November 30, 2017 in Announcements & Events

Apply to assist with Cougar for the Day!

The Office of Admissions is looking for eager and enthusiastic College of Charleston freshman and sophomore students to participate in the Cougar for the Day program and host visiting students! This program is a day shadow opportunity offered throughout the spring semester for admitted seniors to shadow current students in order to experience a day in the life of a CofC student! As a host, visiting students will go to class with you, eat lunch with you at one of our dining halls (on us!), and follow you throughout a normal college day. This is a great way to support your school, earn some free cougar swag and help us recruit a great incoming freshman class!

Apply here by 5pm on Wednesday, January 17th!

More information

Qualifications to be a Host:
• A current College of Charleston freshman and sophomore student with a minimum GPA of 2.5
• Must be in good standing with the College (no disciplinary sanctions, etc.)
• Possess leadership skills and maintain a positive and professional attitude
• Be enthusiastic and informed about the College of Charleston
• Attend one of two training sessions (required)
• Clearly understand the goals and mission of the College and the Office of Admissions as it relates to Admissions’ initiatives relating to recruitment and retention

• Earn free cougar swag!
• Enjoy free meals with your students!
• An opportunity to take part in CofC’s recruitment and class selection!

If you have any questions, please email Alexandra Lile at Thanks!

Posted on November 21, 2017 in Announcements & Events, Clubs and Organizations, Community Engagement, Honors Leadership

College of Charleston German-American Business Summit

Are you interested in an internship with Mercedes Benz Vans, IFA Rotorion, ZF, Roedl & Paertner, BOSCH, or the KION group in 2018?

What: The 2nd Annual College of Charleston German-American Business Summit is an event organized by the College of Charleston’s German Program, School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs, Career Center, and School of Business, in cooperation with the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern US. This event targets German companies in  South Carolina and the Southeastern US that are seeking to establish stronger ties to undergraduate education in the region, and focuses on workforce needs an innovation in German-American industry in the state and the region. During the summit, there will be a Job and Internship Expo for those seeking opportunities within local German companies.

When: February 8, 2018 from 12 to 5 pm (Job and Internship Expo from 11:30am to 1:45 pm)

Where: Stern Center Ballroom

Student Success Stories

More information on the event can be found here.

Posted on November 9, 2017 in Announcements & Events

Funding for Conferences, Projects, Programs, etc

What: The Student Outreach Program provides support to undergraduate students at the College of Charleston in endeavors that provide opportunities for growth as global citizens and the ability to serve as representatives of the institution beyond the campus community. The primary goal of the Student Outreach Program is to assist individual students (not connected to a registered student organization nor a department sponsored program) with costs associated with projects or programs that allow them to enhance their academic experience, develop a professional network and promote the quality programs and resources offered by the College to a broad and diverse audience. The Student Outreach request form, located on OrgSync, must be submitted by 5:00pm on Monday during the fall and spring semesters. Forms should be submitted at least four weeks prior to the commencement of the intended event.

For More Information: Reference The Compass pg 23

Posted on October 3, 2017 in Announcements & Events, Scholarships, Grants & Awards

How to Apply to the Cougar Counseling Team

What: Have you been interested in the Cougar Counseling Team? We are looking for people who want to help others, great listeners, and empathetic. In return, students who are chosen to join will gain therapeutic skills, an international certification, ongoing training, and possible professional skills in marketing, event planning, and administration.

Come to our How to Apply information sessions so we can tell you about our program, how to apply and to answer all your questions.

Posted on September 28, 2017 in Announcements & Events, Community Engagement

Spring & Summer in DC Programs

What: Spend a semester in the nation’s capital with students from around the country and world who are all passionate about public policy issues and making an impact on the world. The intensive schedule is designed to maximize your time in Washington by combining learning in the classroom with practical internship experience. When you picture your future, do you see yourself on writing legislation, going to law school, working as a Foreign Service officer or perhaps researching public and international policy issues? If so, this is the program for you. Learn more about the DC Internships Capital Semester Program. Summer programs exist in Journalism & Communications, International Affairs, Public Policy & Economics, Community Leadership & Service, Business & Government Affairs, Leadership & the American Presidency, and Legal Studies.

Spring 2018: Early application deadline is October 5th and final application deadline is November 10th.

Summer 2018: Early application deadline is December 5th, priority application deadline is February 7th, and final application deadline is March 13th.

Posted on September 26, 2017 in Announcements & Events, Internships & Jobs

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