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ROAR Scholars

Upcoming events

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Stigma Busting – Mental Health Awareness | Tuesday November 17 @ 6:30 pm | Alumni Center, 86 Wentworth Street
Would you like to come and hear truly inspirational members of our community talk about their personal and mental health successes? Join us Tuesday November 17th for inspiring stories and hors de oeuvres starting at 6:30 pm at the Alumni Center, School of Education, Health and Human Performance, 86 Wentworth Street, College of Charleston.

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Dining Etiquette Dinner | Wednesday November 18 @ 6:30 pm | Invitation Only| (Registration for event full. Additional event will be scheduled for Spring 2016)
In today’s world, much business is conducted at the dinner table. Whether at home or in a restaurant, it is important to have a complete understanding of how to conduct oneself. Individuals can reduce dining anxiety by following simple guidelines. In this hour course, students will learn the essentials of appropriate dining skills. These manners are vital to students both in their personal and professional lives.

Student Leadership and Diversity Conference (SLCDC) | Saturday, February 7, 2016 from 9:30-4:30|University of South Carolina, Transportation provided)
Register: SLDC 2016

Please contact Tom Holcomb at  with any questions regarding these events.

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Program Description

ROAR stands for Reach - Overcome - Achieve Results.The ROAR Scholars Program is an academic support program, not a scholarship program. Participants in the program will reach, overcome and achieve success thanks to the program's comprehensive menu of support services and an individualized action plans. The ROAR director will work closely with the students to ensure they are receiving the assistance they need in the areas of study skills, advising, group study, exposure to cultural events, personal, financial education, career counseling and mentoring.

The College of Charleston welcomed its first class of ROAR Scholars on February 7, 2011!

ROAR Scholar Executive Summary

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ROAR Scholar's Online Workshop Listing

Featured Announcements: 

ROAR Scholar Update: Fall'15

ROAR Grant Aid Applications: Deadline September 1, 2015



Coca-Cola Scholars (Read full article)


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