Black On Campus
Higher Education and the African American Experience

Archive for the ‘Harvard University’ Category

Flashback Friday (Way, Way, Back): Harvard’s First Black Student Treasurer

Flashback Fridays (Way, Way Back): Ivies Reach Out to Southern Black Students, 1966

(Nearly) Wordless Wednesday: Edward Orval Gourdin

Is Vindication for Lucia Whalen also Vindication for Obama?

Vindication for Lucia Whalen, or Why the 911 Call Means Everything and Nothing at All

Disorderly Conduct at Harvard: Whalen and Crowley and Gates, Oh My!

The Quotable Black Scholar: Phillip Atiba Goff on the Gates Arrest

(Almost)Wordless Wednesday: Black Pioneers on Harvard’s Faculty

Sunday Inspiration: Peter John Gomes

(Really, Really) Old School Friday: 19th Century Tabloid Blasts Harvard Abolitionists