Voices Heard: Mid-20th Century Student Activism at HBCUs

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Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
April 5, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, American History / Studies, History Education, Political History / Studies

The Center on History and Education at Teachers College invites you to

Voices Heard: Mid-20th Century Student Activism at HBCUs

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.

with Cally L. Waite, Teachers College, Columbia University 

  • Eddie Cole, College of William and Mary
  • Deidre Flowers, Teachers College, Columbia University
  • James Alford, William Paterson University

Date:        Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Time:        6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:  179 Grace Dodge Hall, Teachers College, Columbia University
 

Co-sponsors: Vice President's Office for Diversity and Community Affairs, Program in History and Education, and the Black Student Network.

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