The Executive Committee will meet at 10 a.m. on July 26, 2016, in the Randolph Hall boardroom.
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For the past year, the College has hosted numerous community events and discussions in the aftermath of the tragedy at Emanuel A.M.E. Church.
Photos capturing the emotional response to the tragedy at Emanuel A.M.E Church have been made available online by the College’s Lowcountry Digital History Initiative, Lowcountry Africana, and the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture, among others.
The South Carolina State Library named the Avery Messenger a “notable state document.”
On Nov. 11, 2015, archivists, historians and others will discuss ways to preserve and manage the thousands of gifts and memorabilia that mourners and others left at Emanuel AME Church in the wake of the shootings.
The Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture is celebrating both a 30th and a 150th anniversary this year.
Avery Research Center presents the first-ever Septima P. Clark Award for Excellence in Black Education to radio personality and philanthropist Tom Joyner.
Author Laura Lee Huttenbach and photographer Mary Beth Koeth will visit the College on Sept. 11, 2015, to discuss The Boy is Gone: Conversations with a Mau Mau General.
The Avery Center Presents “This Far by Faith: Carolina Camp Meetings, An African-American Tradition”
The black-and-white photography exhibit explores the history and traditions of camp meetings that take place annually in the Carolinas.