5 reasons Bitcoin could change the financial world

Our idea of “money” has evolved greatly over the centuries – from trade and bartering of objects, to gold and silver coins, to green paper bills, to plastic cards and now to online transactions. Although traditional financial institutions remain powerful, cryptocurrency has the potential to transform the global economy. Bitcoin is the digital transfer of […]

9 reasons that enchanting tale of ‘College’ is misleading  

It’s a common story to tell America’s youth that college will be the best four years of their lives. Movies have been made about the ravishing college experience where the only problem the main character faces is whether he will get a kiss from the shy nerd who magically becomes beautiful as soon as her […]

15 things to know before going abroad

– by Hannah Charney Europe is just across the pond, and while it may seem like their way of life is pretty similar to ours, there are a lot of differences you should know about before making the trip. Four College of Charleston students studying in France and Italy weigh in to provide you with these […]

5 real problems for college kids when the government shuts down

If the government shutdown had lasted one more day, America would have defaulted. Among other things, of course, this means student loans would have been frozen and students around the country would have been out of luck. And since there’s a chance we’re headed for this scenario again in January, here are five of the […]