Penn Center Civil Rights Symposium

Penn Center on St. Helena Island, SC will host a Civil Rights Symposium on November 21 – 22, 2014 to facilitate greater state and regional understanding of the history of Civil Rights in South Carolina and country. The symposium will feature a number of national and regional scholars and activists, including Robert Moses, Cleveland Sellers, … Read morePenn Center Civil Rights Symposium

Six New Members Named to SC Humanities Board of Directors

SC Humanities is pleased to announce the FY2015 Board of Directors who begin their terms on November 1, 2014. Six new members will join the Board of Directors in 2015: John H. Busch of Chapin, Daniel J. Ennis of Conway, Walter Fiederowicz of Charleston, Belinda Gergel of Charleston, Tom Mack of Aiken, and William Mathews … Read moreSix New Members Named to SC Humanities Board of Directors

Engagement at Oak Read

Historic Columbia Foundation, in partnership with Richland Library, AARP South Carolina, and the senior residents of Columbia Housing Authority’s Oak Read housing unit, has recently conducted a special community history project called “Engagement at Oak Read.” Senior residents of the Oak Read community were invited to participate in a number of sessions on local history … Read moreEngagement at Oak Read