"If you are walking in Charleston, you are walking on someone's grave."--Sue Bennett, Charleston tour guide

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Investigating Grave Sites- What's the Story?

This Prezi is about how to dig in and research the lives (and deaths) of long-ago people.  Click here if unable to view the Prezi.

Types of Grave Markers (Prezi)

This Prezi looks at the variety of grave markers common in Charleston area cemeteries and graveyards. Click here if unable to view the Prezi.

The Road to Better Blogging (Prezi)

Please keep this information in mind when writing your blog posts. Click here if you are unable to view the Prezi below. 

Monday, January 14, 2019

Welcome Spring 2019 "Gravetrotters"!

I am excited to begin a new semester of my First Year Experience course, "Beyond the Grave: What Old Cemeteries Tell and Teaching the Living." We covered a lot on the first day today, including how to do blog posts. I used this class photo to demonstrate posting photographs.

Jan. 14- first class!  
Thank you students for enrolling in my class! It will I hope be an interesting, educational and fun journey "Beyond the Grave" this semester.

Funeral and Cemetery Evolution (Prezi)

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"Beyond the Grave" Course Introduction (Prezi)

This is an overview of the types of subject matter that we will cover this FYE course. Click here if you are unable to view the Prezi presentation.

Friday, January 11, 2019

Course Syllabus- Spring 2019

Here is the syllabus for our "Beyond the Grave" course. I will update it when necessary and let you all know when I do so.