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Behind the Scenes of "Tell Them We Are Rising"

Clip: Season 19 Episode 11 | 2m Video has closed captioning.

"Tell Them We Are Rising" explores the pivotal role historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have played in shaping American history, culture and national identity. Go behind the scenes of this documentary with filmmaker Stanley Nelson, Dr. Michael Lomax, President of United Negro College Fund, and Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell, President of Spelman College.

Aired: 02/19/18

Rating: NR

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