SGA has partnered with Charleston Green Taxi to provide affordable transportation for students on the peninsula! Check out the attached flyer to see how you can access affordable transportation through the Green Taxi app.
What: A FREE event that combines students, professionals, geeks, and tinkerers to discuss Information Security, hear awesome talks, and bring security into our everyday lives. BSides’ mission is to provide an inclusive, inspiring, and motivational environment to discuss and collaborate on information security and how it inspires, interests, and motivates you.
When: Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 9 am – 6 pm (Check-In begins at 8:30 am)
Where: Wells Fargo Auditorium (Beatty 115)
For more information on this event and how to register, please visit the BSides website.
The Green Heart Project is a 501©3 nonprofit and farm-to-school program that pairs local volunteers with students in an outdoor classroom setting to build and maintain urban gardens, connecting students to healthy foods, reiterating classroom curriculum, instilling virtues of hard work and success, fostering relationships and building community.
The Green Heart Project is currently seeking interns for two positions: Marketing/Communications and Gardening. See links below for more information on each internship position.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, however, the priority deadline for both positions is August 24, 2018.
This event is hosted by Charleston Miracle, a student-run organization at CofC, that raises money for the campaign for the new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital. FT5K will be a color run to raise money for this campaign.
The color run is open to ANYONE and EVERYONE who would like to join in on this fun, interactive experience! Participants will get the opportunity to be covered with paint, listen to live music, partake in community bonding, and raise money for the kids.
When: September 15th, 2018
Where: Laurel Hill Park (1400 HWY 41)
Time: Race activities will begin at 8:30 AM
Transportation: all students will be taken to and from the park!
Register now for a day filled with color and fun!
Link to register: https://tinyurl.com/CharlestonMiracleFT5K
– Can’t make the run? No worries you can sign up as a ghost runner in memory or in honor of someone you love for only $15 (includes t-shirt)!
We can’t wait to see everyone there!
What: The Washington Semester Program (WSP) gives eligible juniors and seniors the opportunity to spend a semester working and taking classes in Washington DC, gaining valuable experience while earning academic credit toward their degrees. Students do not have to be political science majors to apply as the program is applicable for any major or career path.
To Apply: Please visit the program’s website or contact Program Director Julie Hutt at email@example.com. If you plan to apply, please arrange a meeting with Dr. Folds Bennett at FoldsBennettT@cofc.edu to receive approval to apply and discuss how the program curriculum aligns with CofC Honors requirements.
The deadline to apply for Spring 2019 WSP is Friday, September 21st, 2018.
For more information, visit our page on this opportunity.
CofC Honors Class of 2022, the PowerPoint for this summer’s orientation sessions can be found here!