Twilight signaled a new day for Black education

By Sister Tarpley NDG Religion Editor Alexander Lucius Twilight (September 23, 1795 – June 19, 1857) was an American educator, minister, politician and husband. He is the first Black man known to have earned a bachelor’s degree from an American college or university, graduating from Middlebury College in 1823. This did not become widely known […] The post Twilight signaled a new day for Black education appeared first on North Dallas Gazette.

Twilight signaled a new day for Black education

By Sister Tarpley NDG Religion Editor Alexander Lucius Twilight (September 23, 1795 – June 19, 1857) was an American educator, minister, politician and husband. He is the first Black man known to have earned a bachelor’s degree from an American college or university, graduating from Middlebury College in 1823. This did not become widely known […]

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