Monthly Archives: January 2015

“What I’m Thinking About” faculty discussion series to continue

This semester we’re continuing a series of informal talks with faculty discussing their current research. All talks will take place at 12pm in the African American Studies conference room: Education Center Suite 207, room D (25 St. Philip Street) January … Continue reading

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College Honors Legacy of MLK

The College of Charleston campus will be closed on January 19, 2015, in honor of Martin Luther King Day. The following events and activities are planned in recognition of this state and federal holiday: Benjamin Jealous, former president and CEO … Continue reading

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African American Religion & Politics in the Civil Rights Era: Expanding the Story of “The Black Church”

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MLK Jr. Day Speaker: Benjamin Jealous (former NAACP President)

Welcome, we are happy you are here! MLK Jr. Day Speaker: Benjamin Jealous Please join us for a special talk from Former NAACP President Benjamin Jealous! This event is free for all CofC students, faculty, staff, and the general public. … Continue reading

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New Orleans Revisited: Tourism, Race, and Historical Memory after Katrina (Jan. 22)

Title: New Orleans Revisited: Tourism, Race, and Historical Memory after Katrina Presented by: Lynell Thomas, UMass-Boston Date: January 22, 2015 Location: Avery Research Center (125 Bull Street) Time: 6pm Overview: By the eve of the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, collective dissent … Continue reading

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Join us in service to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The 2015 MLK committee in conjunction with the Center for Civic Engagement, the Office of Institutional Diversity, and the Office of Student Life will provide faculty, staff, and students with the opportunity to participate in a small scale day of … Continue reading

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