Teachers College’s Minority Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Celebrates 20 Years In Harlem

MPDF_GroupPhoto_Closser_539 (1)As the nation’s attention increasingly focuses on the need for greater diversity in higher education, alumni of the Teachers College Minority Postdoctoral Fellowship gathered at the College on March 4 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the program and discuss the ongoing need to promote opportunities for underrepresented scholars of color in academia. Continue Reading →

Ta-Nehisi Coates Interview With The Schomburgs Khalil Gibran Muhammad

coates_banner2Even if you had only read one Ta-Nehisi Coates article, “The Case for Reparations” for example, or maybe “Fear of a Black President,” it would be difficult not to join the ecstatic chorus celebrating the writer’s recent MacArthur Genius Award win. Continue Reading →