Join education leaders and advocates who are working diligently to keep African American students engaged and on track at this year’s
virtual Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Virtual Conference, March 3–5, 2021.
Wednesday, March 3, at 1 p.m.
PUSHOUT: The Conversation
Speaker: Monique W. Morris, Founder and President of the National Black Women’s Justice Institute
Thursday, March 4, at 11 a.m.
Social Justice Is Everyone’s Responsibility: Promoting Positive Practices in Education
Panelists: Dr. Brenda A. Allen, President, Lincoln University; Kassie Freeman, President and CEO of the African Diaspora; and Rashad Robinson, President, Color Of Change
Friday, March 5, at 11 a.m.
African American Students and the Impact of Covid-19
Panelists: Dr. Karrie G. Dixon, Chief Executive Officer and Seventh Chancellor of Elizabeth City State University; Manuel French, Director of School Counseling, Chicago Public Schools; and Dr. Kiesha Taylor, Senior National Education Administrator, T-Mobile
Friday, March 5, at 2:40 p.m.
Conference closing with Clint Smith, staff writer at The Atlantic, author of the poetry collection, Counting Descent, and the narrative nonfiction book, How the Word Is Passed: A Journey Across the Country That Black America Built