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10:19 pm on Sunday June 3, 2012

Notes on Quotes-Edgar Allan Poe on Sweating It Out!

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer         “The best things in life make you sweaty.”  Edgar Allan Poe, 1809-1849    Author and poet, Edgar Allan Poe, was stationed in the U. S. Army at Fort Moultrie on Sullivan’s Island under the name of...
11:23 am on Monday December 12, 2011

Speakers announced for December's Pecha Kucha 12 (Update: venue announced)

Image by Flickr user nobara (Updates at the bottom.) Moar Pecha Kucha! The popular non-lecture series featuring Charleston creatives will be back on December 14th, and event organizer Parliament has announced the list of speakers for the 12th...
6:30 am on Friday April 8, 2011

Honorary degree recipients, speaker announced for USCB commencement ceremony

Flickr user Bard College at Simon's Rock The University of South Carolina Beaufort announced thursday, April 7 the names of the men and women to be honored at their graduation ceremony. Paula and William Bethea will receive honorary degrees from the...
11:21 am on Tuesday February 22, 2011

Pecha Kucha 9 is February 24th (update: tasty food, a way to still get in)

Image by Flickr user chrysUpdate February 22: While tickets are sold out, organizers are granting admittance to Thursday's event if you join the "House of Commons." What's the House of Commons? Think of it as an advocacy group for Charleston's...
10:11 am on Monday October 19, 2009

Come on down to Pecha Kucha night Vol. 4 (update: venue announced)

Image by The DigitelImage by 20091006-pecha.jpg Update October 19: The Music Farm at 32 Ann Street will be the event's venue. If you haven't already gotten a ticket, know that it includes one free beer. Yeah, we like free beer, too. Get the...