Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities
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A film by Stanley Nelson and Marco Williams
Premiering | Monday, February 19, 2018 a 9pm on WMHT-TV
Thursday, January 18th at 6pm, Metropolitan Baptist Church, 105 2nd Street, Albany, NY 12210. Light refreshments will be served. | RSVP Here
Wednesday, January 31st at 6pm, Albany Public Library’s Washington Avenue Branch, 161 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12210. Light refreshments will be served. | RSVP Here
Tuesday, February 6th at 6pm, Macedonia Baptist Church, 26 Wilson Avenue, Albany, NY 12205. Snacks will be provided. | RSVP Here
Tuesday, February 6th at 6:30pm, Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St., Glens Falls, NY 12801. Light refreshments will be served. | RSVP Here
Thursday, February 15th at 6pm, Troy Prep Charter School, 2 Polk St., Troy, NY 12180. | RSVP Here
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.
Please contact Jenn Baumstein, firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a screening.