Summersell Center to Partner With Central High School to Teach About Lynching History

Dr. John Giggie and the Summersell Center for the Study of the South were recently recognized for their efforts to map the history of lynching victims in Alabama and develop a program for teaching about racial violence and southern history at the secondary education level. The Council on Community-Based Partnerships at The University of Alabama […]

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Summersell Center Sponsors Upcoming Public History Internships in Community

The Summersell Center for Southern History’s Public History Initiative is sponsoring a series of local internships with organizations in the community during the Spring 2017 semester. Students will be partnered with on-campus and local organizations, such as the Gorgas House, Hoole Special Collections, and local churches and clubs, to conduct research and create projects that […]

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Alabama Department of Archives and History Accepting Fall Discovery Internship Applications

The Alabama Department of Archives and History is offering an internship opportunity for an undergraduate or graduate student for the Fall of 2016. Applications are currently being accepted from interested candidates. The ADAH is offering one Discovery Internship for a student interested in gaining a broad overview of the public history field. Click here for […]

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