Daily Archives: February 6, 2013

African American History | First Black Elected to Head Harvard’s Law Review

The Harvard Law Review, generally considered the most prestigious in the country, elected the first black president in its 104-year history today. The job is considered the highest student position at Harvard Law School. The new president of the Review … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread

Good Morning. Today’s trailblazer is Nichelle Nichols. Nichelle Nichols (born Grace Dell Nichols; December 28, 1932) is an American actress, singer and voice artist. She sang with Duke Ellington and Lionel Hampton before turning to acting. Her most famous role … Continue reading

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