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Kedrowski, KarenWelcome to the College of Arts & Sciences at Winthrop University. The College is home to 14 departments, which offer graduate and undergraduate degrees across the Humanities, Sciences, and Social Sciences. In addition, the College provides courses that provide the liberal arts foundation to all undergraduate programs on campus.

The College of Arts & Sciences boasts a wide array of highly-qualified faculty members who are dedicated to student intellectual development. Students in departments across the College participate in undergraduate research, enhance their learning through travel and study abroad, engage in interdisciplinary study, develop work skills through internships and service learning, pursue graduate study, and more.

This web site is your window to the College of Arts & Sciences and its exciting programs and opportunities. Please take some time to explore the resources here and learn about our diverse faculty and programs. I’m sure the College of Arts & Sciences has something to offer everyone.


Karen M. Kedrowski, Ph.D.

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News & Announcements

David Meeler Tapped as Dalton Endowed Chair of Environmental Sciences and Studies (02-04-2016)

Biology's Matt Heard Explains Worries Over Zika (02-03-2016)

English Faculty Member Selected as New M.L.A. Director (01-21-2016)

Two Upcoming Political Forums Will Cover Foreign Policy and Presidential Primaries (1-20-2016)

Biology Faculty Member Awarded Grant to Explore Stem Cell Growth (01-13-2016)

Third Phase of INBRE Grants Begins For Biomedical Research (01-13-2016)

Beloved Geology Professor, Irene Boland, Passed Away This Week (01-06-2016)

GOP Candidate Donald Trump Brings His Campaign to Winthrop Jan. 8 (01-05-2016)

Milestone Reached as First Winthrop Student Graduates With New Individualized Studies Major (12-21-2015)

S.C. Association of Regional Councils Names Eddie Lee New President (12-14-2015)

Distinguished Professor Jo Koster to Deliver Dec. 19 Commencement Address (12-10-2015) 

Latest Winthrop Poll is Out: S.C. Favors Trump (12-10-2015)

Foreign Policy Magazine Includes Winthrop Alumna among Top 100 Global Thinkers (12-03-2015)

Three Winthrop Alumni Selected as 2016 James E. Clyburn Political Fellows (12-03-2015)

GOP Candidate Ben Carson to Appear at Winthrop Coliseum Dec. 2 (11-30-2015)

Political Science Professor Recognized For His Passion and Scholarship with Top Teaching Award (11-24-2015)

Five Alumni Honored During 2015 Homecoming & Reunion Weekend Nov. 13-14 (11-11-2015)

Latest Winthrop Poll is Out: This is Hillary Country (11-04-2015)

Softball Player Morgan Lowers Appears on Nov. 3 The Ellen Show (11-03-2015)

Tim's Town Hall Features U.S. Sen. Rand Paul on Nov. 6 (11-02-2015)

MSNBC Forum and Other Activities on Nov. 6 to Create a Political Hub (10-30-2015)

MSNBC Will Hold Nov. 6 Forum at Byrnes Auditorium for Democratic Presidential Candidates (10-15-2015)

Water Conference Discusses Most Pressing Issues in the World Today (10-12-2015)

Professor Jason Silverman's Lincoln and the Immigrant Book Released (10-08-15)

Mars Announcement Changes Professor's Lesson Plans (09-30-2015)

Winthrop Poll: S.C. Opinions on the Confederate Flag, Economy and Leaders (09-30-2015)

Mass Communication Major Flies to Philadelphia for Pope Francis' Visit (09-28-2015)

Syrian Scholar Addresses Her Country's Civil War During Sept. 23 Lecture (09-22-2015)

Dedication Ceremony on Sept. 22 for S.C. Broadcasters Hall of Fame Display (09-18-2015)

Winthrop Alumna Establishes Scholarship for First-Generation College Students (09-17-2015)

Talented Human Nutrition Student Wins $5,000 National Scholarship (09-16-2015)

Sociology Faculty Member Compares Latino Immigrant Employment Experiences (09-02-2015)

Winthrop Alumna Awarded American Society of Primatology Grant (09-01-2015)

Chemistry Professor Led National Committee to Open More Doors for Minority Scientists (08-30-2015)

Professor to Study Advertising Leadership with TAI Visiting Research Fellowship (08-25-2015)

National Endowments for the Humanities Awards Faculty Members 140K-Plus in Grants (08-04-2015)

Professor Stephen Smith Will Collaborate on Research Team to Study School Segregation and Integration (07/29/2015)

Professor Dustin Hoffman Gives the Working Class 'A Voice' in New Award-Winning Book (07/15/2015)

Winthrop Class Visited Cuba This Summer As Countries Work to Rebuild Relationship (07/14/2015)

Human Nutrition and Social Work Graduate Programs Ranked on National Lists (06/24/2015)

Winthrop Formalizes Faculty/Student Exchange With University of Porto (06/23/2015)

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