Under the direction of Bernard Powers, professor emeritus of history, the new center will examine the impact of slavery and race-related issues in Cha..
The Alumni Association Board of Directors has named two athletics scholarships in honor of associate athletics director Otto German '73...
Shannon Hein '99 has partnered with libraries and archives around the country to create a free database of the largest slavery-related content in the ..
A College of Charleston history professor says the origins of Memorial Day can be traced back to an 1865 ceremony for fallen Union soldiers in Charles..
Before it was the Avery Research Center, the building on Bull Street was one of the most important schools and gathering places for black Charlestonia..
The Avery Research Center's collections of historical artifacts, including Charleston free badges and slave badges, tell a fascinating story of the Af..
In 1971, Eddie Ganaway became the first black student to walk across the Cistern in a white dinner jacket on Commencement Day..
The history of the Avery Normal Institute, the legacy of its students and its impact on the community is getting a fresh retelling in an updated exhib..