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  • *TODAY* Stand Against Racism-Cougar Mall
    24 April 2015 | 10:14 am

    Join us as we take a Stand TODAY 12–2:00p.m. Cougar Mall racism harms everyone Office of Institutional Diversity Robert Scott Small Building 2nd Floor Charleston, SC 29424 843.953.5079 fax: 843.953.7713 website: OID MOTTO: “DIVERSITY, ACCESS, EQUITY, & INCLUSION: HALLMARKS OF INCLUSIVE EXCELLENCE.”

  • Exhibit Highlights Founding Documents
    23 April 2015 | 11:15 am

    Showcasing manuscript items, images, and artifacts from the holdings from the College of Charleston’s Special Collections and Avery Research Center as well as the South Carolina Historical Society, this exhibit highlights the roles of South Carolinians in forging a new democracy and subsequent challenges to the Constitution during struggles for economic parity, citizenship, and suffrage.  […]

  • Happy Earth Day!
    22 April 2015 | 1:00 pm

    Happy Earth Day! Celebrate by balancing out your day with a game, walk or a bike ride outside. Learn more about Earth Day at  

  • New @ the library
    20 April 2015 | 3:29 pm

    The library now has 10 MacBook Air laptops available to CofC students for 6 hour and overnight checkout.  These have solid state drives and startup within seconds.  For information please contact the Circulation department or call 843.953.8001. Other items available to CofC students, faculty and staff include:  5 iPad Airs 5 iPod Touches 4 […]

  • Nat Fuller’s Feast: The Life and Legacy of an Enslaved Cook in Charleston
    17 April 2015 | 2:02 pm

    Kudos to the Lowcountry Digital History Initiative team for a great story in The Post and Courier about the Nat Fuller exhibit. Nat Fuller Exhibit Description In April 1865, Nat Fuller, a newly free African American cook, hosted what one observer described as a “miscegenation dinner ” at his restaurant in Charleston, South Carolina. Fuller’s […]

  • Communications Museum concerts Thursday AND Friday!
    16 April 2015 | 9:42 am

    Thursday, April 16th, 2015 will be our usual 3rd Thursday of the month “POETICS” open-mic and poetry event from 8-11pm, but with an added attraction- special guest headliner Silver Screen Orchestra, who play original soundtrack music to videos they show-it’s very enteartaining! Heare are two recent songs: glassëra: ghosts of virgo: Their sound is not so […]

  • Celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month!
    15 April 2015 | 11:50 am

    MAY is Asian Pacific Heritage Month Please join the Asian Student Association, Chinese Club and Office of Institutional Diversity for an early celebration of the Asian Heritage and Culture TODAY! Wednesday, April 15, 2015 4:30 – 6:30p.m. RSS, Rm. 235  

  • Cougar Countdown is Almost Here! Activities Start Tuesday, 4/28 (Reading Day)
    13 April 2015 | 11:15 am

    Cougar Countdown is a program for students to support mind, body, and spirit during the final exams each semester  For the Spring 2015 activities make sure to visit Cougar Countdown on the web, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!

  • Mark your calendars! History Harvest hosted by Avery and the Lowcountry Digital Library, Saturday, April 11, 10am-2pm
    10 April 2015 | 10:45 am

    History Harvest, Avery Research Center, Saturday, April 11, 10am-2pm, sponsored by the Avery Research Center and the Lowcountry Digital Library Come join the Avery Research Center and the Lowcountry Digital Library (LCDL) for a History Harvest! Bring family documents, photographs, and artifacts to be scanned or photographed (limit of 10 scans per participant). Participants will learn […]

  • Check Out the Charleston as a Classroom Tumblr!
    7 April 2015 | 10:38 am

      The First Year Seminar “Charleston as a Classroom: Exploring the City’s Archives and Historic Sites” taught by Dale Rosengarten introduces students to the rich historical resources housed on every street in Charleston. Over the course of the spring semester students have engaged in fieldwork, archival research, and the practice of museum studies. They have explored the […]