David Oyelowo, known for his role as Martin Luther King Jr. in “Selma,” spoke to students and faculty about acting and issues of diversity in Hollywood at the Ohio Union on Sunday. The actor was born in the United Kingdom, grew up in both Nigeria ...Read More »
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Ohio State’s Frank W. Hale Black Cultural Center, along with Columbus State Community College, will be hosting Angela Y. Davis as a speaker for the close of the 45th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Tuesday evening. The celebration will be held to end ...Read More »
To some students, Martin Luther King Jr. Day is more than just a day off of school as they choose to spend their day giving back through the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. Since 1999, the Frank W. Hale Black Cultural Center and ...Read More »
News Director Amanda Vaughn takes us through the closing of Eddie George’s Grille 27 and more on this episode of Scarlet Scoop.Read More »
Nearly 47 years after his death, Martin Luther King Jr. was remembered at Ohio State for his support of nonviolent expression and the changes he helped bring about during the Civil Rights movement. About 25 students gathered at the Frank W. Hale Jr. Black Cultural ...Read More »
Civil rights figure Rev. Al Sharpton called on today’s young generation to continue the activism for civil rights and carry on “the struggle” in a dialogue and discussion event presented to Ohio State students at the Ohio Union on Wednesday night. “In this time, with ...Read More »
One member of hip-hop group Public Enemy came to Ohio State in promotion of something more important than music. Rapper Carlton Douglas Ridenhour, better known as Chuck D, spoke Monday night at the Ohio Union Performance Hall as a part of OSU’s opening celebration for ...Read More »