Get Ready for Wage: Women are getting even

Remember Ann-Marie? We shared the good news about her earning a Rotary Scholarship, and her time at the Center for Women’s Women in Business Conference. Well, we are back with some more news to share from Ann-Marie, MPASA’s Chair of Professional Development. (Or, as I’d like to say, the woman helping all of our MPA…

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Empowering Women

The Omar Shrine Auditorium in Mount Pleasant hosted the seventh annual Women in Business Conference on February 24. This day-long conference brings together women business owners and professionals for a day of learning, empowerment, and inspiration. The Graduate School of the College of Charleston provided three master’s candidates with tickets to attend this conference, hosted…

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CRDA Annual Luncheon- CofC Student Luncheon

The Charleston Regional Development Alliance’s annual luncheon is just around the corner! The topic for this event is “Globalization: the Future Landscape of Power & influence.” This is a great opportunity for students to network with local business professionals and to hear from Parag Khanna, a nationally renowned keynote speaker. Khanna was a foreign policy…

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To friend or not to friend….

Mia is a candidate for our Master’s in Communication, and has recently brought to light the need for a list-serv in which our students can talk with each other.  We are exploring opportunities and extend the offer to our current graduate students to utilize this blog as a resource until we find a solution. Mia…

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Friday Grad School Mashup

While expanding our social network, we’ve come across a new website exclusively for graduate student networking and information sharing.  GradShare is a platform that allows graduate students to ask and answers questions related to research, teaching and career development. I spent a little bit of time on GradShare this morning, and explored the questions regarding…

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