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Resource Kit prepared for the Museum of the Grand Prairie (formerly Early American Museum). File does not include all supporting documentation.

This is a hyperlink to a website documenting some aspect of the African-American experience in Champaign-Urbana. Copy-and-paste the below link into your browser to open the site. If the link does not work please contact us or try visiting the…

This is a hyperlink to a website documenting some aspect of the African-American experience in Champaign-Urbana. Copy-and-paste the below link into your browser to open the site. If the link does not work please contact us or try visiting the…

Table of Contents: Introduction – Vernon L. Barkstall; Profile of Key Data – John H. McClendon; The Demography of Black Champaign County – Mary Blackstone; It Seems to Me – Taylor Thomas; Black Female Headed Households and Literacy in…

Thom Moore, now retired, gets animated when recalling his long career on the psychology faculty of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. “I had great students and was part of an outstanding faculty,” he says. “Being around such…

Listing of pages and sites of predominantly historically African-American institutions in Champaign-Urbana on social networking sites such as Facebook, YouTube, Ning, etc. Also includes links to social networking pages containing extensive…

This paper presents initiatives taken in the Afya project towards bridging the digital divide through social and digital literacy, equitable access, training, and content initiatives at the community level. As a participatory action research project,…

Over the past 20 years, from 1989 to 2009, researchers and community members at the
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been consistently involved in exploring and applying
technology usage in the local community, specifically in…

The research project "Higher Education Public Service Responsibilities in the Black Community" (PSR) has centered around the public service role of the University of Illin01s and Parkland College in the black community of Champaign-Urbana. The…