Voices Heard Mid-20th Century Activism at HBCUs

Voices Heard Mid-20th Century Activism at HBCUs

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - Thursday, March 30, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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Voices Heard
Mid-20th Century Activism at HBCUs


Wednesday April 5, 2017

6:00 - 7:30pm 

179 Grace Dodge Hall 


Recent scholarship about the history of historically Black colleges

and universities (HBCUs) and students’ demands for change across

educational and political spaces. Panelists will discuss HBCUs as

sites of student activism and protest in mid-twentieth century America

from varied institutional, group, and gendered perspectives.



James Alford, William Paterson University

Eddie Cole, College of William & Mary

Deidre Flowers, Teachers College, Columbia University


Cally L. Waite, Teachers College, Columbia University


Learn more: http://www.tc.columbia.edu/che

RSVP: http://bit.ly/2mbK8wF


Co-Sponsored by:

Center on History and Education

Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Community Affairs,

Program in History and Education, and the Black Student Network


Individuals with disabilities are invited to request reasonable accommodations:

Office of Access and Services for Individuals with Disabilities at (212) 678-3689, keller@tc.edu

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services at (212) 678-3853 V/TTY, friedman@tc.edu

To request disability-related accommodations, contact OASID at oasid@tc.edu, (212) 678-3689, as early as possible.

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