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Southern Studies

The Southern Studies Program consists of an undergraduate minor and related coursework and extracurricular activities. The program resides in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and draws on coursework and faculty expertise from every academic school at the College.

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Confronting Charleston’s Past, Honoring Ancestors and Allies
Posted on 7 May 2018 | 9:26 pm
In three recent events at C of C, our faculty and students are hard at work exploring the past, telling the truth, and looking for ways to honor ancestors who have often been overlooked or disremembered. An exhibit called “Outshining the Shadows” opened on the 2nd floor of Addlestone Library. This exhibit consisted of designs […]
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Teaching Fellows Place Marker at Septima Clark Birthplace on Campus
Posted on 24 April 2018 | 2:41 pm
Thanks to the leadership of C of C students, a new historic marker identifying the birthplace of educator and Civil Rights activist Septima Clark will be unveiled at 105 Wentworth Street on May 3. This past week I spoke about the project with Alexis (Aly) Lain, a C of C junior who’s double majoring in […]
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