The Shield

Films to highlight African American activism then and now

Films to highlight African American activism then and now

Emma Corry, Features Editor

January 28, 2020

Sakina Hughes said film can make history come alive. The new Africana Studies program will present its first film festival this year titled the “African Studies Film Festival.” The theme of the festival is “Power to the people” and will highlight African American activism from the 1960s to today....

Festival to show award-winning films

March 31, 2016

Patrick Higgs didn’t know his paper route at age 9 would lead him to an acting career. His advice is to “just do it.”

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