Mayor Pete Buttigieg 8/17 Event

Updated location: The Bully Pulpit Series will host Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg on Saturday, August 17 at 5:15pm in the Silcox Gymnasium on the College of Charleston campus. The event will feature a conversation with the candidate as well as audience Q&A. This event is free & open to the public. Seating is first-come, first-serve […]

Ballots and Brunch

A Review of the 2016 Presidential Election and Future of American Politics Saturday, November 19  9:00am —12:00pm Nationally acclaimed Time Magazine columnist and best-selling author, Joe Klein, joins several distinguished panelists for a morning of insider insight, expert commentary and engaging discussion.

Senator Marco Rubio

Tuesday, December 1 10:30am —11:30am Stern Center Gardens | 71 George Street | Charleston, SC The Bully Pulpit Series will host Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) in the Stern Center Gardens on Tuesday, December 1, 2015. The event will start at 10:30 a.m., and will include brief remarks by Sen. Rubio before opening for audience questions. The […]

Senator Ted Cruz

Monday, November 16 4:30pm — 5:30pm Stern Center Gardens | 71 George Street The Bully Pulpit Series will host presidential candidate and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Monday, November 16 at 4:30 p.m. for a town hall meeting and meet-and-greet opportunity in Stern Center Gardens (rain location: Stern Center Ballroom). Over 30 minutes of the program […]

Senator Lindsey Graham

Friday, September 25 10:00am —11:00am Alumni Hall, Randolph Hall The Bully Pulpit Series has partnered with Americans for Peace, Prosperity and Security to welcome Senator Lindsey Graham to the lowcountry. Senator Graham will participate in a forum on foreign policy as well as entertain questions from the audience. The event is free and open to the […]

Mayoral Debate

Wednesday, October 14 7:00pm — 8:30pm College of Charleston Sottile Theatre The Bully Pulpit Series and ABC News 4 have joined together to host a Charleston Mayoral Debate. Just days before the mayoral election, candidates will discuss everything from education to urban planning. The event will be broadcasted live on ABC News 4.

Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address

Wednesday, March 11  3:00pm — 5:00pm

A commemorative lecture on Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address will be given by published historian and renowned scholar, Dr. Richard Carwardine.


Energy, Economy and the Election in South Carolina Thursday, February 11 3:00am — 7:00am Alumni Hall, Randolph Hall | 66 George Street | Charleston, SC The Bully Pulpit Series welcomes POLITICO to campus for POLITICO Caucus: Energy, the Economy and the Election. For more information, please visit the event website, RSVP for one or both […]

ABC News 4 Roundtable

A Broadcast Event Monday, February 15 7:00pm — 8:00pm Wells Fargo Auditorium | 5 Liberty Street | Charleston, SC Join the Bully Pulpit Series, Political Science Department and ABC News 4 as we host the South Carolina Primary Roundtable.

Chelsea Clinton

A Town Hall Event Friday, February 26 10:30am —11:30am Stern Student Center 205 | 71 George Street Chelsea Clinton will participate in the Bully Pulpit Series as a surrogate speaker for the Hillary for America presidential campaign. The town hall event will include moderated Q&A; as well as a meet-and-greet reception. Doors open at 10:00 a.m., […]