Posts tagged: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. - Diverse
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Our Daily Work: Celebrate Black History Throughout Year

by Eric F. Spina | March 4, 2018 Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Black history and civil rights shouldn't be just a middle o Read more

Civil Rights Icon Wyatt Tee Walker Dies

by | January 23, 2018
The Rev. Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker, who served as an architect of the early civil rights campaigns i [...] Read more

Institutions Prepare to Commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy

by | January 11, 2018
From music and poetry readings to lectures and community service events, colleges and universit [...] Read more

Marc Lamont Hill Launches Bookstore in Hometown

by | November 26, 2017
Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, a public intellectual and television commentator, is opening a Black-owne [...] Read more

Offspring Ensure Civil Rights Icons’ Work Lives On

by Katti Gray | February 12, 2017
The children of 1960s civil rights icons pay homage to their parents’ legacies by tackling so [...] Read more

Keeping Black History Alive for Future Generations

by | February 9, 2017
Just as Black History Month has been kept alive for you, you must now keep it alive for future [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: What Would MLK Say About Diversity in Higher Ed?

| January 23, 2017
As a champion of equality in education, what would Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. have to say about [...] Read more

Our Struggle to Overcome Must Begin With You and Me

by | January 22, 2017
Let us strive to be our brother’s and sister’s keeper. We need more dignity and more respec [...] Read more

Lipscomb University Celebrates Renaming of Legal Program After Civil Rights Icon

by Reginald Stuart | November 11, 2016
Lipscomb University, a private, liberal-arts institution in Nashville, celebrates the renaming [...] Read more

Civil Rights Icon Kyles Dies, Forever Linked to King

by Jamal Eric Watson | April 28, 2016
The recent passing of the Rev. Samuel “Billy” Kyles brings into focus the steady loss of ci [...] Read more

King Holiday Kicks Off High-demand Period for Some Black Academicians

by Jamal Eric Watson | January 14, 2016
The lives of some of the nation’s most visible Black academicians are about to get even busie [...] Read more

NAACP’s Leader Seeks to Tap into Energy of Youth

by Jamal Eric Watson | September 16, 2015
Cornell William Brooks is helming the civil rights organization at a time when the group is gra [...] Read more