Patricia Davis, a new associate professor of communication studies, has analyzed how black history museums have memorialized the experience of African Americans before, during, and immediately after the Civil War. Now she wants to explore the relationships forged between African American women who belonged to black women’s clubs in the early 20th century.
A commitment to inspiring students toward excellence, success, and service. A model for inclusiveness on Northeastern’s campus. A “home away from home” for students. This was how members of the Northeastern community described the impact the institute has had on students and the broader university community over the past 50 years.