American Baptist College Designated as a Historically ...

In the early 1960s, the Nashville school then known as the American Baptist Theological Seminary stood shoulder-to-shoulder with local institutions, including Fisk, Vanderbilt and Tennessee State universities, based on the willingness of their students to put themselves on the front lines of the Civil Rights Movement.

Among those engaging in nonviolent lunch counter sit-ins and the Freedom Rides,...

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Associate Professor of the Practice of Ministry

Director of the Kelly Miller Smith Institute on the African-American Church

Dr. Forrest E. Harris, Sr. was appointed President of American Baptist College in Nashville, Tennessee in 1999. He is the Director of the Kelly Miller Smith Institute on Black Church Studies that has a 1.2 million dollar endowment for the perpetuation of...

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American Baptist College - Wikipedia

American Baptist College. The college was originally formed as a joint educational partnership between the Southern Baptist Convention and the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. The Southern Baptist Convention withdrew its one of the founding fathers of the College. At its annual meeting in 1993, the National Baptist Convention appointed a committee to investigate support of the college in...

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Date: 2018-03-14 02:19:40
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Morehouse College | Morehouse Legacy

 

Morehouse Legacy

Founded in 1867 in the basement of Springfield Baptist Church in Augusta, Ga., by the Rev. William Jefferson White, with the encouragement of former slave the Rev. Richard C. Coulter and the Rev. Edmund Turney of the National Theological Institute, Morehouse College has had a 150-year legacy of producing educated men and global leaders.

Starting as Augusta Institute under the...

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Date: 2018-03-24 21:28:05
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President of American Baptist College to speak at MLK ...

Harris is nationally recognized as being one of the most progressive scholars, theological educators and visionaries in the black church tradition, according to John Chowning, vice president for church and external relations and executive assistant to the president at CU.

"We are very fortunate to have Dr. Harris as our guest preacher for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Worship Celebration at...

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Baptist College of Health Sciences

The American Chemical Society selected the student chapter at Baptist College to receive a Commendable award for its activities conducted during the 2016-2017 academic year. Additionally, Dr. Charity Brannen, faculty advisor of the chapter, received a special commendation. In her congratulatory letter,...

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Date: 2018-03-24 19:25:29
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Liberal arts college - Wikipedia

Liberal arts colleges in Italy include John Cabot University and The American University of Rome in Rome. The University College of North Staffordshire, founded in 1950 in the United Kingdom, was frequently referred to as the "Keele Experiment" because of its innovative curriculum and emphasis on a scholarly community resident together on campus. The college became Keele University in 1962 and...

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Date: 2018-03-09 01:19:22
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Former state Baptist president dies | AL.com

The Rev. Mike McLemore was senior pastor of Lakeside Baptist Church in Birmingham from 1983-2007, then served as executive director of the Birmingham Baptist Association until his death on Feb. 10, 2018.(

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The Rev. Mike McLemore, executive director of the Birmingham Baptist Association since 2007 and pastor of Lakeside Baptist Church from 1983-2007, has died.

McLemore died on Saturday...

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Date: 2018-02-13 06:03:24
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