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UAPB Alumna Tamika S. Edwards Named Executive Director of the Social Justice Institute at Philander Smith College

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Philander Smith College (PSC), a historically black college, has announced that Tamika S. Edwards, J.D., has been selected to lead the College’s Social Justice Institute following an extensive national search. The appointment, which makes Edwards the second Executive Director in the institute’s history, will begin September 4. According to an press… Continue reading UAPB Alumna Tamika S. Edwards Named Executive Director of the Social Justice Institute at Philander Smith College

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HCF releases 2016 HBCU Royalty Dictionary and Magazine

CHICAGO, IL – This past June, HBCU Campaign Fund (HCF) held its 3rd annual HBCU Royalty Dictionary competition with the theme “Rulers of the Throne”. The competition highlights newly historically black colleges and universities campus Queens, Kings and SGA Presidents. The HBCU Royalty Dictionary is an initiative that spotlights the newly elected and crowned campus… Continue reading HCF releases 2016 HBCU Royalty Dictionary and Magazine

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Actor and TV Personality Terrence J to speak at Philander Smith College on Nov. 3

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Philander Smith College, (a historically black college located in Little Rock, Arkansas), has announced HBCU alumnus, actor and television personality Terrence J will serve as the Blessed The Mic lecture series speaker during their “The Evolution” homecoming week. “Bless the Mic” is a unique college lecture series hosted by Philander Smith… Continue reading Actor and TV Personality Terrence J to speak at Philander Smith College on Nov. 3

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Writer, HBCU alum, Civil Rights and Prominent Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King to speak at Philander Smith College

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Writer, HBCU alum, Civil Rights and prominent Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King will serve as the keynote speaker at a community event entitled “#BlackLivesMatter in the Media.” This free and open to the public event will take place on Friday, September 30, 2016 at 5:30 pm in the M.L. Harris… Continue reading Writer, HBCU alum, Civil Rights and Prominent Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King to speak at Philander Smith College