April 21, 2016

A Family Journey

It is not uncommon for college students to look forward to graduation day: the rewarding culmination of four years of hard work and sacrifice. For non-traditional […]
April 19, 2016

Teaching Marketing Techniques for the Digital Space

Digital marketing is a rapidly expanding segment of the marketing field; so much so that that the term “digital” has become somewhat superfluous.  To successfully market […]
April 14, 2016
Chanel Mariette

Uncovering Solutions in the Face of Obstacles

Chanel Mariette learned about the College of Charleston degree completion program shortly after relocating to Charleston in 2014, and was excited at the prospect of finally […]
April 12, 2016

Charleston Tech Companies Experiencing Talent Gap

With graduation rapidly approaching, many College of Charleston students are looking to begin – or advance in – their careers.  Fortunately, recent population growth and new […]
April 5, 2016

Secrets to a Successful Skype Interview

Increasingly, employers are turning to Skype as an alternative to conducting initial in-person or telephone interviews – particularly when the applicant is at a geographical distance. […]
March 31, 2016

Rivers Pearce: From Rock ‘N Roll to BoomTown

When School of Professional Studies instructor Rivers Pearce first moved to Charleston, it was in the hopes of making a living as a guitarist: a goal […]
March 29, 2016

JobBridge: Helping Students Bridge the Skills Gap

The term “skills gap” has been frequently referenced in popular media, typically when describing the disparity between employer needs, and the available number of skilled workers.  While […]
March 24, 2016

Helping Non-Traditional Students Plan for Success

Enrolling in any degree program is a monumental decision, and is bound to generate some feelings of doubt and insecurity – regardless of the student’s age […]
March 17, 2016

Obtaining an Affordable Education

When entertaining the idea of completing their education, students have to consider many factors, such as work and family obligations, scheduling, and personal motivation.  However, it […]
March 9, 2016

Retired Faculty and Staff Find Opportunities to Connect

In the realm of popular culture, retirement is portrayed as the ultimate reward, something we should spend our lives working toward.  Yet for some older adults, […]
February 25, 2016

SPS Co-Sponsoring the Carifest Salute to Women

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 […]
February 23, 2016

Race to the Finish Line

When a goal is within reach, it is often in our nature to find the quickest path to realization.  For Linda Meehan, the decision to enroll […]