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Film, Discussion, and More: Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities

  • Anacostia Community Museum 1901 Fort Place Southeast Washington, DC, 20020 United States (map)

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Tell Them We Are Rising explores the pivotal role historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have played over the course of 150 years in American history, culture, and identity. This film reveals the rich history of HBCUs and the power of higher education to transform lives and advance civil rights and equality in the face of injustice. 

WETA TV 26 Premiere: Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, 9 p.m. e.s.t.
Co-sponsors: WETA TV 26 and the Anacostia Coordinating Council
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