A St. Mary’s College of Maryland history class recently completed a semester-long website project for the Southern Maryland Tourism Commission. The website applies primary and secondary source material to explain the War of 1812 and its impact on Southern Maryland, as well as advertise commemorative events in the region from 2012-2015. Read more.
Denis Kitchen, pioneer of underground comics and pop culture and founder of the Kitchen Sink Press, publisher of some of the most innovative comics for 30 years, shares his stories in a public lecture at 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6, in Auerbach Auditorium of St. Mary’s Hall at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. He will Find out more »
Renowned Civil War expert Peter S. Carmichael will address the controversial legend that slaves willingly supported the Confederacy during the nation’s traumatic Civil War at a public lecture at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, in Auerbach Auditorium of St. Mary’s Hall, St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Carmichael is director of the Civil War Institute at Find out more »
Come learn about the meals of our nation’s first presidents and their enslaved laborers. Experts Elizabeth Chew and Christian Cotz discuss “Meals Fit for a President: Jefferson’s and Madison’s Culinary Tastes,” at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, February 17, in Auerbach Auditorium of St. Mary’s Hall at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. The event is free and Find out more »