The People’s Professor | George L. Davis. Sr., Knoxville College ’40
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The People’s Professor | George L. Davis. Sr., Knoxville College ’40

In 1974, almost two decades before Harvard University made a similar offer to Dr. Henry Louis Gates, the University of Notre Dame approached Tennessee State University professor Dr. George L. Davis, Sr., and formally asked him to establish its Department of Afro-American Studies. Davis, whom segregation had once forced to walk pass the proximate University of … Continue reading

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HBCU Wellness Project: Five Tennessee HBCUs Partner to Impact Lives

E. Clare Stewart is graduate of Fisk University and Meharry Medical College, School of Graduate Studies and Research. She currently serves as the Community Coordinator for the HBCU Wellness Project at Fisk University. Follow her on twitter at @EClareStewart. “Wellness For Our Community, Fitness For Our Future” This statement has guided the HBCU Wellness Project since its … Continue reading