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  • 03
    Nov

    125th Anniversary Celebration Kick-off

    Video and Display at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Public and Land Grant Universities November 3 – 7, 2014

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 16
    Jan

    Carver Society Luncheon and Induction Ceremony

    Tuskegee University Jan 16, 2015 11:00 am-1pm Carver Society Luncheon and Induction Ceremony Kellogg Conference Center

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 23
    Jan

    President Johnson's Centennial Year Kick-Off Lecture on Booker T. Washington

    Tuskegee University January 23, 2015 10:00 am President Johnson's Centennial Year Kick-Off Lecture on Booker T. Washington Tuskegee University Chapel

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 01
    Feb

    Celebrating 125 Years of Access and Opportunity

    5th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium April 17, 8 AM – 4:30 PM Bank of America Bldg, DSU Campus Abstracts due: March 20, 2015 Register to attend by: April 1, 2015 DSUGradSymposium@desu...

    Posted: Thu, Jan 22, 2015
  • 01
    Feb

    Celebrating 125 Years of Access and Opportunity

    “Celebrating 125 Years of Providing Access and Opportunity” – The Land-Grant Mission is still relevant today - Presentation by Dr. Carolyn Brooks on February 1, 2015 at the 2015 SAAS Convention,...

    Posted: Thu, Jan 22, 2015
  • 04
    Feb

    Lecture: Booker T. Washington and Rosenwald Schools

    Tuskegee University February 4, 2015 10:00 am Lecture: Booker T. Washington and Rosenwald Schools John A. Kenney Hall Bioethics Auditorium, RM 71-243

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 05
    Feb

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Sun, Mar 1, 2015
  • 10
    Feb

    Lecture: Re-Tracing Carver’s Life Work

    Tuskegee University February 10, 2015 10:00 am Lecture: Re-Tracing Carver’s Life Work John A. Kenney Hall Bioethics Auditorium, RM 71-243

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 11
    Feb

    Booker T. Washington and the Movable School

    Tuskegee University February 11, 2015 10:00 am Lecture: Booker T. Washington and the Movable School John A. Kenney Hall Bioethics Auditorium, RM 71-243

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 12
    Feb

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 17
    Feb

    Through the Eyes of the President’s Wife

    Tuskegee University February 17, 2015 10:00 am Lecture: Through the Eyes of the President’s Wife

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 18
    Feb

    Booker T. Washington and the Founding of Cooperative Extension at Tuskegee University

    Tuskegee University February 18, 2015 10:00 am Lecture: Booker T. Washington and the Founding of Cooperative Extension at Tuskegee University John A. Kenney Hall Bioethics Auditorium, RM 71-...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 18
    Feb

    Booker T. Washington and the Founding of Cooperative Extension at Tuskegee University

    Tuskegee University February 18, 2015 10:00 am Lecture: Booker T. Washington and the Founding of Cooperative Extension at Tuskegee University John A. Kenney Hall Bioethics Auditorium, RM 71-...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 19
    Feb

    123rd Annual Farmers Conference

    Tuskegee University February 19-20, 2015 123rd Annual Farmers Conference Kellogg Conference Center

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 19
    Feb

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 20
    Feb

    George Washington Carver Convocation

    Tuskegee University February 20, 2015 1 pm George Washington Carver Convocation Tuskegee University Chapel

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 24
    Feb

    Songs of the Underground Railroad: Codes, Meanings and Stories

    Tuskegee University February 24, 2015 10:00 am Lecture: Songs of the Underground Railroad: Codes, Meanings and Stories John A. Kenney Hall Bioethics Auditorium, RM 71-243

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 24
    Feb

    Lecture, “125 Years! The 1890 Universities Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow"

    North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Feb. 24 - Lecture, “125 Years! The 1890 Universities Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow” (6 -7 p.m., Room 101 Academic Classroom Building)...

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 25
    Feb

    Legislator Reception and 125th Anniversary Kick Off

    February 25, 2015 Kentucky State University Legislator Reception and 125th Anniversary Kick Off Meet and greet event for state legislators and Kentucky State University faculty and staff. A state p...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 25
    Feb

    “Examining Up from Slavery: The Philosophy of Washington’s Words in Today’s World.”

    Tuskegee University February 25, 2015 10:00 am Lecture: “Examining Up from Slavery: The Philosophy of Washington’s Words in Today’s World.” John A. Kenney Hall Bioethics Auditorium, ...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 26
    Feb

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 26
    Feb

    Music as Story Telling

    Tuskegee University February 26, 2015 10:00 am Music as Story Telling Tuskegee University Chapel

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 05
    Mar

    38th Annual Farm, Home and Ministers Conference

    38th Annual Farm, Home and Ministers Conference "AGRICULTURE: Sustaining Healthy Communities for Future Generations" Friday, March 6 - Saturday, March 7, 2015 Registration begins at 8 a.m. C.W....

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 05
    Mar

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 05
    Mar

    VSU Land-Grant Festival: Access Granted

    Foster Hall, in front, inside, behind Campus-wide celebration, including college displays, scavenger hunt with prizes, University artifacts, a reenactment of the signing of the 2nd Morrill Act, and m...

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 07
    Mar

    50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March

    Tuskegee University March 7-8, 2015 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March Edmond Pettis Bridge Selma, Alabama

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 12
    Mar

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 17
    Mar

    Alabama A&M Convocation

    March 17: 12:30-1:45 p.m. T. M. Elmore Gymnasium, Alabama A&M Campus; Open to the Public

    Posted: Tue, Feb 10, 2015
  • 18
    Mar

    Veterinary Medicine Symposium

    Tuskegee University March 18-22, 2015 Veterinary Medicine Symposium Kellogg Conference Center and Patterson Hall

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 19
    Mar

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 19
    Mar

    Founder's Day Convocation

    North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University March 19 – Founder's Day Convocation (Harrison Auditorium, 10 a.m. - noon) See http://morrill1890.ag.ncat.edu for updates and to registe...

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 19
    Mar

    Second Morrill Act Celebration Luncheon

    North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University March 19 – Second Morrill Act Celebration Luncheon, (ticketed event, Revolution Mill Event Center, 1200 Revolution Mill Drive, Greensbor...

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 21
    Mar

    Women’s History Month Series Luncheon

    Tuskegee University March 21, 2015 5:30-7:00 pm Women’s History Month Series Luncheon John A. Kenney Hall Bioethics Auditorium, RM 71-243

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 23
    Mar

    Bioethics Commemorative

    March 23, 2015 Bioethics Commemorative Kellogg Conference Center and Kenny Hall

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 25
    Mar

    Small Farmers’ Appreciation Day

    North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University March 25 – Small Farmers’ Appreciation Day, incorporating 125th Anniversary Celebration observances (during Small Farms Week, March 22...

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 26
    Mar

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 02
    Apr

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 08
    Apr

    GWC Lecture Series

    Tuskegee University April 8, 2015 9 am-5 pm GWC Lecture Series Kellogg Conference Center

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 09
    Apr

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 11
    Apr

    Annual Dawson Institute (Spring Concert)

    Tuskegee University April 11, 2015 Annual Dawson Institute (Spring Concert)

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 12
    Apr

    Founder's Day

    Tuskegee University April 12, 2015 Founder's Day Tuskegee University Chapel

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 12
    Apr

    President’s Essay Contest Awards Night

    Tuskegee University April 12, 2015 President’s Essay Contest Awards Night

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 12
    Apr

    National Library Week

    "Unlimited Possibilities @ Your Library", 125th Anniversary presentations and videos Fort Valley State University H. A. Hunt Memorial Library http://ag.fvsu.edu/index.php/events/fvsu-celebrates...

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 13
    Apr

    Special Presentation to Celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the 2nd Morrill Act

    Joint Council of Extension Professionals Public Issues Leadership Development Conference April 13, 2015 2:10-3:00 p.m. Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Virginia Special Presentation to Celebrate th...

    Posted: Fri, Feb 13, 2015
  • 14
    Apr

    Agriculture, Food, and Environment Day

    April 14, 2015 Kentucky State University Agriculture, Food, and Environment Day Schools from across Kentucky visit Kentucky State University's campus to learn more about its academic programs and t...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 15
    Apr

    Opening of the TU 1890 Exhibit

    Tuskegee University April 15, 2015 Opening of the TU 1890 Exhibit TU Legacy Museum

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 16
    Apr

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 17
    Apr

    5th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium "Celebrating 125 Years of Access and Opportunity"

    Delaware State University 5th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium "Celebrating 125 Years of Access and Opportunity" April 17, 8 AM - 4:30 PM Bank of America Bldg., DSU main campus For mor...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 18
    Apr

    VSU 5K Scholarship Run/Walk

    VSU 5K Scholarship Run/Walk (Part of the Petersburg Half Marathon & 5K) Sign up by your self, with a friend or gather together a team to run or walk the Petersburg half marathon or 5K to raise money...

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 20
    Apr

    Delaware 1890 Land-Grant University Week

    Delaware Proclamation Presentation “Delaware 1890 Land-Grant University Week” April 21, 11 AM – Noon MLK Student Center, DSU Campus

    Posted: Thu, Jan 22, 2015
  • 20
    Apr

    Graduate Education and 125th Anniversary Week

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Graduate Education and 125th Anniversary Week April 20-24, 2015 The School of Graduate Studies at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore holds its Regional...

    Posted: Sun, Mar 1, 2015
  • 20
    Apr

    Student QR Code Scavenger Hunt

    Delaware State University Student QR Code Scavenger Hunt April 20 - 24 DSU main campus For more information: tdarden@desu.edu

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 21
    Apr

    Ham and Egg Breakfast

    "Celebrating 125 Years of Service" Proclamation Read/Historical Museum Fort Valley State University http://ag.fvsu.edu/index.php/events/fvsu-celebrates-the-125th-anniversary-of-the-second-morri...

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 21
    Apr

    Delaware State University Proclamation Day

    Delaware State University Proclamation Day "Delaware 1890 Land-Grant University Week" Presentations by the state of Delaware and City of Dover, DE April 21, 11 AM - Noon Lobby, Martin Luther King, ...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 22
    Apr

    Earth Day

    April 22, 2015 Kentucky State University Earth Day 1890 Agriculture, Food, and Environment Art Competition winners announced (the winning artwork will be incorporated into the university’s displa...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 22
    Apr

    1890 Land-Grant Past, Present and Future: A Time to Reflect with Joe Madison

    Delaware State University 1890 Land-Grant Past, Present and Future: A Time to Reflect with Joe Madison Sirius XM radio program host, national spokesperson (civil rights, history) April 22, 6 p.m. -...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    TU - 1890 Health Walk

    Tuskegee University April 23, 2015 TU - 1890 Health Walk (This event will take Start at the Campus Main Gate – 1.89 miles place at all 1890 Campuses on the same Day)

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    1890 Day

    April 23, 2015 Kentucky State University 1890 Day Wellness Walk/Run and associated campus activates.

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    1890 Day Wellness Walk and Carnival

    Delaware State University 1890 Day Wellness Walk and Carnival Event to raise funds establishing Justin Morrill Memorial Scholarship Recognition of Dr. Ulysses S. Washington, Jr., 1890 Land-Grant pio...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    1890 Day, with Wellness Walk/Run & Health Fair

    North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University April 23 – 1890 Day, with Wellness Walk/Run & Health Fair. (A&T campus, noon – 3 p.m.) See http://morrill1890.ag.ncat.edu for updates ...

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    AAMU 1890 Day with 1890 Wellness Walk-Run

    April 23: Alabama A&M University 1890 Day with 1890 Wellness Walk-Run:12:00-4:00 p.m. The national goal is for each university to strive for 1,890 participants who will register for $1.89 (students)...

    Posted: Tue, Feb 10, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    125th Celebratory Walk and Festival

    Lincoln University in Missouri (Lincoln University Cooperative Extension and Research – LUCER) 125th Celebratory Walk and Festival Thursday, April 23, 2015 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Jason Gym

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    125th Anniversary of the Signing of the Second Morrill Act

    125th Anniversary of the Signing of the Second Morrill Act Thursday, April 23, 2015 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Lincoln University's Jason Gym

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 23
    Apr

    1890 Dinner of Distinction,

    1890 Dinner of Distinction, Gateway Dining Hall Fundraising gala for scholarships and to honor successful VSU alumni and celebrate VSU’s 125 years of fulfilling its land-grant mission.This event i...

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 30
    Apr

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 07
    May

    Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series

    University of Maryland - Eastern Shores Special Anniversary Spring Seminar Series Thursdays, February 5 - May 7, 2015 The 2015 Seminar Series is one part of our year-long celebration of the 125th a...

    Posted: Mon, Mar 2, 2015
  • 08
    May

    Army, Air Force and Navy ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

    Tuskegee University May 8, 2015 1:00 pm Army, Air Force and Navy ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 09
    May

    Spring Commencement

    Tuskegee University Spring Commencement

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 09
    May

    Spring 2015 Commencement

    North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University May 9 – Spring 2015 Commencement, to incorporate Second Morrill Act Anniversary observances. See http://morrill1890.ag.ncat.edu for updat...

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 01
    Jun

    FAME Camp

    Historical Tribute to the 1890s Fort Valley State University http://ag.fvsu.edu/index.php/events/fvsu-celebrates-the-125th-anniversary-of-the-second-morrill-act-of-1890

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 10
    Jul

    TEAM Success, Closing Ceremony

    "125 Years of Significance" Fort Valley State University http://ag.fvsu.edu/index.php/events/fvsu-celebrates-the-125th-anniversary-of-the-second-morrill-act-of-1890

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 15
    Jul

    AAMU Capitol Hill Activities

    July 15 – 16: Alabama A&M University Capitol Hill Activities A two-day event featuring 1890 exhibits, receptions, (in the Madison Building of the Library of Congress),visits with senators and repr...

    Posted: Tue, Feb 10, 2015
  • 15
    Jul

    1890s on the Hill

    July 15 – 1890s on the Hill Exhibits by the 1890 Universities in the Madison Building; testimonies before House and Senate Committees on Agriculture; visits with U.S. senators and representat...

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 16
    Jul

    Convocation in the Library of Congress

    July 16 – Convocation in the Library of Congress (Jefferson Building, Time TBA)

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 31
    Jul

    Summer Commencement

    Tuskegee University July 31, 2015 Summer Commencement

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 24
    Aug

    Special Presentation to Celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the 2nd Morrill Act

    Southern Region Program Leaderhsip Network Orlando, FL August 24-28, 2015

    Posted: Fri, Feb 13, 2015
  • 27
    Aug

    The Impact of Booker T. Washington’s Philosophy on the Work of Marcus Garvey

    Tuskegee University August 27, 2015 2:00-5:00 pm The Impact of Booker T. Washington’s Philosophy on the Work of Marcus Garvey Kellogg Conference Center

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 30
    Aug

    Senate Resolution Recognizes the Creation of Historically Black Land-Grant Colleges

    BROWN ANNOUNCES PASSAGE OF RESOLUTION RECOGNIZING THE CREATION OF HISTORICALLY BLACK LAND-GRANT COLLEGES

    WASHINGT...

    Posted: Wed, Aug 19, 2015
  • 30
    Aug

    National Day of Prayer

    Aug. 30 – National Day of Prayer commemorating the signing of the Second Morrill Act.

    Posted: Fri, Feb 6, 2015
  • 03
    Sep

    "Celebrating 125 Years of Providing Access, Enhancing Opportunities: The Need to Go Back to the Future"

    Delaware State University "Celebrating 125 Years of Providing Access, Enhancing Opportunities: The Need to Go Back to the Future" Dr. Carolyn Brooks, Executive Director, Association of Research Dire...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 23
    Sep

    Booker T. Washington Economic Development Summit

    Tuskegee University September 23-25, 2015 Booker T. Washington Economic Development Summit Kellogg Conference Center

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 24
    Sep

    The Hon. Suzan Johnson Cook

    Delaware State University The Hon. Suzan Johnson Cook Former U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom September 24 DSU main campus, time/location TBD For more information: tda...

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 20
    Oct

    Sunbelt Ag Expo

    "Celebrating 125 Years of Service" Fort Valley State University http://ag.fvsu.edu/index.php/events/fvsu-celebrates-the-125th-anniversary-of-the-second-morrill-act-of-1890

    Posted: Mon, Feb 9, 2015
  • 12
    Nov

    Youth Empowerment Summit

    Tuskegee University November 12, 2015 Youth Empowerment Summit Kellogg Conference Center

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015
  • 06
    Dec

    73rd Professional Agricultural Workers Conference

    Tuskegee University December 6-8, 2015 73rd Professional Agricultural Workers Conference Kellogg Conference Center

    Posted: Thu, Feb 12, 2015