Celebrated scholar and civil rights activist W.E.B. Du Bois prepares to deliver a thundering address for June 1 commencement exercises. Robert Page Sims, Bluefield's president at the time, invited Du Bois and also set up lectures for him elsewhere in West Virginia that year.
The Hugh I. Shott Foundation has been a big supporter of Bluefield State College for a long time. If what was announced Thursday night comes to full fruition, no contributing entity will have ever been bigger.View details
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