Posts tagged: Frederick Douglass - Diverse

National Action Network Convention Explores the Complex Legacy of Frederick Douglass

by Sara Weissman | April 3, 2019 Dr. David Blight, a historian at Yale University, discussed his new book on abolitionist Freder Read more

The True Spirit of Black History Month

by | February 28, 2019
From 1st through 5th grade, I attended St. Mark’s Roman Catholic School in Harlem, New York. [...] Read more

XULA Senior Named Recipient of Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Scholarship

by | February 26, 2019
Xavier University of Louisiana (XULA) senior Sydney Green has been selected as the inaugural re [...] Read more

A Revived “North Star” Emerges

by Pearl Stewart | January 14, 2019
Beginning next month, an updated North Star, founded by activist journalist Shaun King and edit [...] Read more

Colloquium Puts Focus on Frederick Douglass

by | October 28, 2018
Frederick Douglass, a former enslaved person who went on to become a staunch abolitionist, auth [...] Read more

Dearth of Black Male Teachers Discussed at Colloquium

by | October 25, 2018
Colleges and universities should be much more aggressive in recruiting and preparing Black male [...] Read more

University of Rochester to Give Frederick Douglass Honorary Degree Posthumously

by | May 9, 2018
Frederick Douglass — the former Maryland slave who later emerged as a prominent abolitionist [...] Read more