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Joseph Vaughn Event

January 29, 2019 @ 12:45 pm

On Tuesday, Jan. 29, the Furman English Department will sponsor an event celebration Joseph Vaughn ’65, the university’s first African-American student, organized by student Adare Smith ’20. Vaughn’s first day of class was Jan. 29, 1965, and to commemorate the occasion students will lead a walk from Furman Hall, Suite 100, to the James B. Duke Library steps. Following some brief remarks there will be a pizza party and planning session for future celebrations in the library‚Äôs Pitts Room.

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January 29, 2019
12:45 pm


Furman Hall (FUR)