5 08, 2020

Avery Research Center Supports Collection on Black Women in Women’s Suffrage Movement

By |2020-08-18T11:24:58-04:00August 5, 2020|News Briefs|Comments Off on Avery Research Center Supports Collection on Black Women in Women’s Suffrage Movement

The Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture has received funding to contribute to a national digital collection highlighting the roles and experiences of Black women in the women’s suffrage movement.

30 07, 2020

Avery Research Center Announces New Executive Director

By |2020-08-14T11:31:04-04:00July 30, 2020|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on Avery Research Center Announces New Executive Director

Tamara T. Butler is taking the helm as the new executive director of the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture and associate dean of College Libraries.

5 06, 2020

CofC Remains Focused on Efforts to Improve Diversity, Inclusion

By |2020-06-24T09:06:03-04:00June 5, 2020|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on CofC Remains Focused on Efforts to Improve Diversity, Inclusion

The College's Office of Institutional Diversity is among many campus departments leading the way with initiatives and conversations surrounding issues of race, equity and inclusion.

6 03, 2020

College of Charleston Photos of the Week

By |2020-03-13T15:40:52-04:00March 6, 2020|Campus Life|Comments Off on College of Charleston Photos of the Week

Whether it's the men's basketball team heading to the Colonial Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Championship tournament or recognizing phenomenal women within the CofC community, there's been plenty to cheer about at the College this week.

16 01, 2020

History at Avery Center is Well Preserved

By |2020-02-14T07:34:23-05:00January 16, 2020|All News, College of Charleston Magazine|Comments Off on History at Avery Center is Well Preserved

After a two-year, $2.3 million renovation of the historic school building, the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture reopens.

9 01, 2020

Avery Research Center to Reopen After Two-Year Renovation

By |2020-02-25T12:55:50-05:00January 9, 2020|Academics, All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on Avery Research Center to Reopen After Two-Year Renovation

The Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture at the College of Charleston will reopen this month following extensive structural renovations.

29 08, 2019

Beyoncé Gets the Academic Treatment at College of Charleston

By |2020-02-25T12:56:06-05:00August 29, 2019|Academics, Campus Life|Comments Off on Beyoncé Gets the Academic Treatment at College of Charleston

African American Studies Director Kameelah Martin co-edited "The Lemonade Reader," a collection of essays that investigates Beyoncé's "Lemonade" album in a black feminist tradition.

28 08, 2019

Race and Social Justice Initiative Award Renamed to Honor Civil Rights Activist

By |2019-08-28T15:11:47-04:00August 28, 2019|Campus Life, News Briefs|Comments Off on Race and Social Justice Initiative Award Renamed to Honor Civil Rights Activist

The Race and Social Justice Initiative at the Avery Research Center will rename its Student Leadership Award to honor longtime civil rights activist James E. Campbell.