Posts tagged "hbcu"

Kennedy King College: Four Strikes and You Are Out

Kennedy King College: Four Strikes and You Are Out
I wrote about my displeasure with Kennedy King College in a previous post. After the post the City Colleges of Chicago dispatched one of their “Community Liasons” to seek me out and convince me that Kennedy King College(KKC) was moving in a positive direction. At that time they had recently hired a new president., Mrs.... Read more »

Black History Month: School Daze Class of 2013

Black History Month: School Daze Class of 2013
In 1987, Director Spike Lee produced the movie “School Daze” . This authentic piece of work examined the Mission College  student’s negative biases, and how their unconstructive view of one another produced conflict on Mission’s campus. Ultimately, the CAMPUS woke up- by accepting responsibilities for their own actions, in hopes to produce a conscious change from... Read more »

7th Annual Silas Purnell College Expo

Chesterfield Community Council will host the 7th Annual “Silas Purnell College Expo” Saturday Sept. 17 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuley Park Fieldhouse 90th and King Dr. This event is designed to expose high school students to admissions and financial aide representatives from a variety of Illinois Colleges and Universities and HBCU’s. The late Silas Purnell is... Read more »
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