Berea College Faculty and Staff Recognized for Preservation by Madison County Historical Society

Sharon Graves with award recipient Dr. Jacqueline Burnside

(Photo: Brittany Lakes)

The Madison County Historical Society recently awarded certificates of recognition to Dr. Jacqueline Grigsby Burnside and staff members of the Berea College Special Collections and Archives.

Sharon Graves, president of the historical society, presented preservation awards at a brief outside ceremony on the steps of the Hutchins Library on the Berea College campus.

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Berea College Archives Receives $243,954 Grant to Host Archives Leadership Institute

The Berea College Archives has been selected to develop and host the Archives Leadership Institute for three years, 2016 – 2018. In support of the project, Berea College Archives has been awarded $243,954 by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC). Continue reading Berea College Archives Receives $243,954 Grant to Host Archives Leadership Institute

Berea College Unveils Sacred Scripts

Berea College Special Collections & Archives will present Berea’s Bibles & Sacred Scripts exhibit at Hutchins Library, December 4 and 5. The exhibit will feature a display of rare manuscripts, early printed Bibles and sacred texts. Continue reading Berea College Unveils Sacred Scripts