Posts tagged: A Different World - Diverse

Sorority Life as an Act of Resistance

by | January 14, 2019 My expectations of life as a Black, college student in the 90’s were largely shaped by a TV s Read more

Scholars React to Cosby Sentence

by | September 25, 2018
LAS VEGAS— By Tuesday afternoon, a group of tourists and convention-goers had lined a hotel b [...] Read more

Scholars Remember the “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin

by | August 16, 2018
The academic world took to social media and other venues yesterday to remember a legendary arti [...] Read more

Cosby Conviction Dismantles Legacy, Dismays Scholars

by | April 26, 2018
Bill Cosby used his power and influence to elevate African-Americans on television in the 1980s [...] Read more

HBCUs: For Colored Kids When Predominantly White Institutions Aren’t Enough

by Janelle L. Williams | March 1, 2018
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, founded in 1837, is recognized as the nation’s oldest his [...] Read more

‘A Different World’ Still Pulls Fans into HBCU Experience

by Jamal Eric Watson | August 18, 2016
If Dr. Bill Cosby’s greatest contribution to the Black community was his creation of The Cosb [...] Read more