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Nikki Giovanni

Nikki Giovanni, poet and professor is a of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

The first Black Doctor in Tuscaloosa | Looking Back with Betty Slowe

George Augustus Weaver was the first black doctor in Tuscaloosa.

Ida B. Wells was an African American journalist, newspaper editor and an early leader in the civil rights movement. She documented lynching in the United States, showing how it was often a way to control or punish blacks who competed with whites. She was active in the women's rights and the women's suffrage movement.

Celebrating Black History Month: February 6

I would like to take time to honor and pay tribute to Ida B. Wells was: a suffragist, women’s rights advocate, journalist, and a fearless anti-lynching crusader. In fact, Wells docum…

Aged around 30 at the time of this photo, James Weldon Johnson had already written Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing and been admitted to the Florida bar.

Thousands marched in silence against racial violence after a riot left hundreds of blacks dead and thousands homeless. The demands of black people in 2017 remain the same as they did in

Dr. Johnetta Cole (b. October 19, 1936) was the first Black woman to serve as president of Spelman College, leading the institution from 1987 to 1997.  From 2002 to 2007, she was president of Bennett College in Greensboro, NC. Prior to her work as a university president, she taught at a number of schools, including the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Hunter College, and Emory University. Today, Dr. Cole serves as the director of the Smithsonian Institute's National African Art Museum.

Advancing the Cause of Education: 7 Black Women Who Kicked in the Schoolhouse Door

Founder Winona Cargile Alexander, resided in my hometown of Jacksonville, Florida until her Death.

Soror Founder Winona Cargile Alexander, resided in my hometown of Jacksonville, Florida until her Death.

Idris Elba -- bite the lip and it's over

Idris Elba (born 6 September is a British television, theatre, and film actor who has starred in both British and American productions. Elba is also a DJ under the moniker DJ Big Driis / Big Driis the Londoner, and a hip-hop soul recording artist.

Delta Founder Vashti Turley Murphy (center) 1957 - photographed with five daughters, four in which are members of Delta Sigma Theta.

Delta Founder Vashti Turley Murphy (center) 1957 - photographed with five daughters, four of whom are members of Delta Sigma Theta.

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