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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. 

Requirements for the Minor

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The Pollitzer Sisters in Charleston—And Around the World
Posted on 12 June 2019 | 4:20 pm
This post is by Melissa R. Klapper, Professor of History and Director of Women’s & Gender Studies, Rowan University. During my visit to Charleston last March as research fellow at the Pearlstine/Lipov Center for Southern Jewish Culture, I made a sort of pilgrimage to 5 Pitt Street, the house where sisters Anita, Carrie, and Mabel Pollitzer […]
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2018-2019 in Review
Posted on 2 June 2019 | 7:45 pm
2018-19 was crammed full of exciting events and activities put on by the Southern Studies program and the many College faculty and academic programs who study the South. The volume of things to report has necessitated six separate posts, people! Certainly no human being could have attended all these events, so click the links below […]
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