Week of August 8, 2022

College of Charleston "In The News" is a weekly roundup of news articles featuring College faculty, staff, students or alumni. Recent College media coverage includes:Colleges reduce COVID precautions for fall, saying pandemic phase is…

How Europe made me a smoker

In New Zealand I was just an occasional smoker – it was way too expensive to be anything else. Everything changed when I went on vacation to Europe. I walk down a street in Vienna. It is one of the hottest European summers on record. The…

America’s Aging Student Debtors

On a warm October evening in 1932, Franklin Delano Roosevelt stood on a baseball diamond in Pittsburgh, delivering an impassioned speech on the unlikely topic of passion: the federal budget. "Sometimes somewhere in this campaign I have to…

7 simple and inexpensive water toys

Max Topchii / Shutterstock.com Editor's Note: This story originally appeared on Live on the cheap.If you associate outdoor play with water toys, you might be looking for simple, inexpensive ways to help your little ones cool off this…