ALEXANDER STATEMENT PASSAGE OF RESOLUTION NAMING WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 9Th HISTORICALLY BLACK COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES WEEK

Posted on August 2, 2007

“My good friend Alex Haley used to say, ‘Find the Good and Praise It,’” said, Alexander. “Setting aside the week of September 9th to praise historically black colleges and universities will bring light to the important work happening there. Tennessee is the proud home of several of these institutions that have been serving students with distinction, and it’s fitting to celebrate their accomplishments.”