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12:16 am on Wednesday May 9, 2012

Book missing for 234 years to be returned to College of Charleston

Image by Charleston Library SocietyIn 1771 the College of Charleston received its first collection of donated books, more than 800 from John Mackenzie, a Goose Creek planter and Charleston Towne diplomat. However, only 77 books would survive a 1778...
4:29 am on Friday December 11, 2009

A byproduct of too much studying: CofC rave storms library for 3rd time

Image by YouTube user ghsshelbyNearly one year after the first semi-spontanious rave in College of Charleston's Addlestone Library, the students were back at it for a third time on Thursday, December 10. Read more stories on this subject in our...
10:17 pm on Thursday April 30, 2009

CofC Rave in the Rotunda 2.0

Image by Geoff Marshall/The DigitelImage by rave.jpgOn Thursday, April 30, more than 1,500 College of Charleston students raved in the Addleston Library. Why? You might ask. -- The students are cramming for their finals and outgoing College of...
2:03 pm on Wednesday April 29, 2009

It's baaack: Rave in the Rotunda returns to C of C

Image by YouTube user manufacturconcept Image by 20081212-rave.jpg Last semester's rave was a swell time.Celebrating the closure of exam week, the "Rave in the Rotunda" will return to the College of Charleston's Addlestone Library on Thursday,...
12:47 pm on Friday April 24, 2009

Swap canned food to reduce your C of C library fines (updated)

Image by Flickr user Sophi N. Image by 20090413-cans.jpg Over 900 cans were collected...so what are those college students eating? Updated April 24: The College of Charleston's Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library collected more than 900 cans of...
7:36 pm on Saturday December 13, 2008

Rave in the Rotunda: Mob overwhelms C of C library

Image by YouTube user manufacturconcept Image by 20081212-rave.jpg I think I spotted a bewildered staff member simply leaning on a railing. And, if you're wondering, the students are chanting "C of C ... C of C" Updated throughout. Decidedly...
3:50 am on Monday September 29, 2008

College of Charleston grows special book collection

Image by College of CharlestonImage by 20080928adleston.jpg On the third floor of the College of Charleston's Addlestone Library sits a room full of rare and historical collections of books and other records. The room is, of course, the special...
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