Bernard Powers, professor emeritus of history and director of the Study of Slavery in Charleston, was recently awarded the ASALH’s prestigious Carte..
Bernard Powers, director of CofC's Center for the Study of Slavery in Charleston, discusses the life of Denmark Vesey and why he should be considered ..
CofC faculty will be among the academics and historians attending the Association for the Study of African-American Life and History (ASALH) 104th A..
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..