/Tag:Black History Month

Events Feature Underground Railroad and Abolitionist Movement

Feb. 29, 2016 | UAMS celebrated diversity in February with two events in honor of Black History Month. Historian and longtime College of Pharmacy faculty member Jonathan Wolfe, Ph.D., traced connections in his family to the Underground Railroad and the Battle of Helena in Arkansas during the Civil War while speaking Feb. 18 at the [...]

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UAMS Celebrates Black History

March 17, 2015 | African-American heritage and tradition was celebrated at UAMS on March 12 at its annual Black History Month event.

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Celebrating African-American Women Firsts

Feb 23, 2012 | Arkansas native and poet Maya Angelou wrote: You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may trod me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I'll rise.

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Arkansas Baptist President Calls for Investment in Human Capital

Feb. 24, 2011 | Once a prime location for criminal activity, a downtown Little Rock car wash is now a thriving neighborhood business and symbol of investment in human capital and the blossoming of nearby Arkansas Baptist College, says Fitz Hill, the school’s president.

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