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Tuskegee University: Retool Your School!

Initially founded as Tuskegee Institute by former slave owner George Campbell and former slave, tinsmith and community leader Lewis Adams, Tuskegee University is known as “the pride of the swift, growing south”. 275 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Robert Robinson Taylor

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Robert Robinson Taylor is  recognized as the first Black student to attend the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology, along with becoming its first Black graduate. 256 more words

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This One is For the Home Team: Tuskegee

“Writing is a form of therapy; sometimes I wonder how all those who do not write, compose, or paint can manage to escape the madness, melancholia, the panic and fear which is inherent in a human situation.” 1,245 more words

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Little Known Black History Fact: Tuskegee Airmen Enlist Together, Die On Same Day

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Clarence E. Huntley Jr. & Joseph Shambrey, who both served as part of the elite all-Black Tuskegee Airmen force, died this past Sunday at their Los Angeles homes. 247 more words

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