Category Archives: Education

College of Charleston Business Professors Monitor China, Mexico Tariffs

  [gallery columns="2" link="file" size="full" ids="41053,41052"] In the wake of last month’s increased U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports and with the threat of new tariffs on Mexican imports, two College of Charleston business professors are closely monitoring the ongoing drama for its potential impacts on the global economy. It’s a multifaceted issue, says Henry Xie,…
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Less than a month remains until FAFSA deadline

The deadline is approaching to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Students planning to attend college in the 2019-2020 school year must submit the FAFSA by June 30 at the official government site www.FAFSA.gov. Filling out the FAFSA is the first step for students to access federal grants and loans as well…
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SERG Restaurant Group Launches College Savings Plan for Student Workers

The Southeast Entertainment Restaurant Group (SERG) is now helping all eligible employees pay for their college tuition. Their new college savings plan enables staff to earn up to $1 towards their higher education for every hour worked in SERG’s restaurants. Steve Carb, SERG Group president, said the college savings program is a “win-win plan” for…
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Benson Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

P. George Benson, professor of decision sciences in the College of Charleston’s Department of Supply Chain and Information Management and former College of Charleston president (2007–14), was recently presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who’s Who. As an essential biographical source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search…
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