Black History Month Archive

  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://www.gardner-webb.edu/newscenter/black-history-month-offers-opportunity-to-examine-christian-heritage/"></div>Gardner-Webb Professor Dr. Eddie Stepp Examines the Early Church in Africa BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. – Black History Month offers an opportunity to reflect upon the significance of religion and the early church in Africa, which some historians believe goes back to the early days of […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://www.gardner-webb.edu/newscenter/black-history-month-offers-opportunity-to-examine-christian-heritage/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Black History Month Offers Opportunity to Examine Christian Heritage

    Gardner-Webb Professor Dr. Eddie Stepp Examines the Early Church in Africa BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. – Black History Month offers an opportunity to reflect upon the significance of religion and the early church in Africa, which some historians believe goes back to the early days of […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://www.gardner-webb.edu/newscenter/remembering-jerome-scott/"></div>“Any time you get people working toward one common goal, things have to happen in a positive light.”             -E. Jerome Scott It’s been nearly seventeen years since Jerome Scott, the beloved vice president and dean of student development and the first African-American to serve […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://www.gardner-webb.edu/newscenter/remembering-jerome-scott/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Remembering Jerome Scott

    “Any time you get people working toward one common goal, things have to happen in a positive light.”             -E. Jerome Scott It’s been nearly seventeen years since Jerome Scott, the beloved vice president and dean of student development and the first African-American to serve […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://www.gardner-webb.edu/newscenter/gardner-webb-divinity-students-pursue-racial-reconciliation-2/"></div>Discussion led by CBFNC’s Reconciliation Ministry Team BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.— It’s been more than five decades since the inception of the Civil Rights movement in America, a lifetime since Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s nonviolent revolution against the inequality and injustice that permeated the American […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://www.gardner-webb.edu/newscenter/gardner-webb-divinity-students-pursue-racial-reconciliation-2/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    Gardner-Webb Divinity Students Pursue Racial Reconciliation

    Discussion led by CBFNC’s Reconciliation Ministry Team BOILING SPRINGS, N.C.— It’s been more than five decades since the inception of the Civil Rights movement in America, a lifetime since Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s nonviolent revolution against the inequality and injustice that permeated the American […]

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  • <div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://www.gardner-webb.edu/newscenter/the-race-of-his-life/"></div>It was 1964 and a young African American named George Surratt was determined to beat the odds. There had never been a black male to attend Gardner-Webb Junior College, but his dream was bigger than historical precedent. It was bigger even than the financial and […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on get_the_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on get_the_excerpt --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://www.gardner-webb.edu/newscenter/the-race-of-his-life/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on get_the_excerpt -->

    The Race of His Life

    It was 1964 and a young African American named George Surratt was determined to beat the odds. There had never been a black male to attend Gardner-Webb Junior College, but his dream was bigger than historical precedent. It was bigger even than the financial and […]

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