The College of Charleston School of the Arts and the Department of Theatre is hosting a memorial service in honor of Associate Professor Emeritus Robert Ivey, who passed away July 15. The memorial will take place at the Sottile Theatre, 44 George St., on Sat. Aug. 13 at 2 p.m. It is open to the public.

The Department of Theatre created the Robert Ivey Scholarship in Dance to honor the late director and choreographer. A donor has promised to match all donations adding up to a $10,000 pledge. For information on contributing, call (843) 953-6306 or e-mail