29 03, 2021

New African American History Tours Added to Discovering Our Past Website

By |2021-04-09T13:33:09-04:00March 29, 2021|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on New African American History Tours Added to Discovering Our Past Website

The College's Discovering Our Past Project is adding five new African American history tours to the multi-media website.

3 02, 2021

10 Black History Month Events to Check Out

By |2021-02-25T11:35:46-05:00February 3, 2021|All News, Campus Life, Students|Comments Off on 10 Black History Month Events to Check Out

In honor of Black History Month, several CofC departments, clubs, organizations and offices are sponsoring events that explore Black culture, history and contemporary issues.

18 08, 2020

100 Years of Women’s Suffrage: A Look Back at the Movement

By |2020-08-26T09:51:29-04:00August 18, 2020|Academics, All News|Comments Off on 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage: A Look Back at the Movement

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment, Associate Professor of history Sandy Slater looks back at the women's suffrage movement and where it has brought us today.

6 07, 2020

I Want Your Job: Vice President of Global Public Relations Firm

By |2020-07-23T09:14:33-04:00July 6, 2020|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on I Want Your Job: Vice President of Global Public Relations Firm

As the vice president of SE10, a global public relations firm, Damian Joseph '05 relies on the skills he learned as a history major at the College: making human connections through words and images that tell a story.

23 01, 2020

CofC Trailblazer Event to Kick Off Black History Month

By |2020-02-25T12:55:48-05:00January 23, 2020|All News, Alumni, Campus Life|Comments Off on CofC Trailblazer Event to Kick Off Black History Month

Kicking off Black History Month, “History Makers & Trailblazers” will take a closer look at the history of access, equity and inclusivity at CofC.

16 01, 2020

History Professor is Toppling an Ideology

By |2020-09-16T11:20:42-04:00January 16, 2020|Academics, All News, College of Charleston Magazine|Comments Off on History Professor is Toppling an Ideology

The research of history professor Adam Domby helped bring down a Confederate statue and is the basis of a new book on the South’s “Lost Cause” narrative.

5 11, 2019

Living History Event Highlights CofC’s Role in American Revolution

By |2020-02-25T12:55:57-05:00November 5, 2019|Campus Life|Comments Off on Living History Event Highlights CofC’s Role in American Revolution

The little-known history of the College's role in the American Revolutionary War will come to life on Cistern Yard during a living-history event on Saturday Nov. 9, 2019.