Tell Them We Are Rising explores the pivotal role historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have played over the course of 150 years in American history, culture, and identity. This film reveals the rich history of HBCUs and the power of higher education to transform lives and advance civil rights and equality in the face of injustice.
Film screenings followed by a community conversation facilitated by:
Dr. George Koonce
Senior Vice President of University Relations
Indie Lens Pop-Up is presented by John Michael Kohler Arts Center and Milwaukee Public Television.