The Daily Eastern News

NACWC to highlight historical African-American women

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

February 21, 2017

The National Association of Colored Women’s club will present the many African-American women throughout U.S. history who have overcome oppression and have influenced and contributed to society today. “The Evolution of a Black Woman” will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Lumpkin Hall Auditorium. This...

NACWC pays tribute to victims of police brutality

Christian Johnson, a sophomore secondary education major, plays a mentally and physically abusive partner while Keyana Latimer, a junior sociology major, plays the victim of this abuse, as part of a creative monolgue, during the “Hear My Cry” event Monday in the University Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union.

Mallory Kutnick, Staff Reporter

November 29, 2016

  As incidents of police striking down African-Americans continue to breach the public eye, an academic advisor for Eastern’s Gateway Program stated Monday for fairer representation within the media. “There’s an African proverb that states, ‘Until the story of the hunt is told by the...

Showcase to share women victims’ stories

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2016

  The National Association of Colored Women’s Club will speak on the female perspective of police brutality during a “Hear my Voice, Unmasking the Truth” presentation 6 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. NACWC President Kayla Slusher said the members...

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