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Welcome Back Cougars

Posted on 8 January 2018 | 11:28 am

Welcome Back Cougars Now that the ice has (somewhat) thawed, the College of Charleston Libraries wish you all the best as we kick off the new semester on this uncommonly-chilly … Read More

“In Consequence of the Apprehension” Escaping Enslavement and the Mechanisms of Control over Enslaved Bodies in South Carolina and Georgia A new exhibit featuring SCHS collection items is on view … Read More

13th, Putin, & Trump: Fall Events Season Continues

Posted on 13 September 2017 | 2:41 pm

With the resumption of classes on Thursday, Sept. 14, the Friends of the Library are excited to welcome back CofC students and Charleston residents that left the city in the … Read More

College Closes Due to Hurricane Irma

Posted on 7 September 2017 | 3:54 pm

Due to Hurricane Irma, the College is suspending all operations beginning Friday, September 8, through Tuesday, September 12. All classes and College events are cancelled for Friday, September 8, through … Read More

The Lowcountry Digital History Initiative is excited to announce the online exhibition, “Remembering Individuals, Remembering Communities: Septima P. Clark and Public History in Charleston,” written by Katherine Mellen Charron, North … Read More

Professor Mari Crabtree will give a talk that explores how Baldwin and Coates differ in their diagnoses of the nation’s ills and in their visions for the course of the … Read More

Avery Hosts Exhibition Opening June 25

Posted on 23 June 2016 | 10:39 am

Saturday, June 25, 4-6PM, Avery Research Center (125 Bull Street) The Avery Research Center is pleased to announce the opening of the updated permanent exhibition Avery: The Spirit That Would Not … Read More

The Lowcountry Digital History Initiative, Lowcountry Africana, and the College of Charleston’s Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture are pleased to present a new online exhibition, “A … Read More

Brown Bag Series: “Practical Theology for Church Diversity,” Ken Walden, PhD, Hood Theological Seminary, Avery Research Center, 11 am-12:15 pm (Please note the time change due to College of Charleston … Read More

Lecture: “Opening the Closed Society,” Susan Glisson, PhD, William Winter Institute at the University of Mississippi, Avery Research Center, April 14th, 6:00 pm Long known as the bastion of American … Read More