Student Timeline

  • Hattie McDaniel

    Hattie McDaniel wins Academy Award
  • Dr. Charles Drew

    Dr. Charles Drew becomes 1st African American Surgeon
  • CORE

    Congress of Racial Equality sends 16 men on a Journey of Reconcilation
  • Brown V. Board of Education

    Supreme Court outlaws racial segregation in schools
  • Four Black Students

    Four black students being sit-ins at lunch counters in Greensboro, NC
  • Obama

    Obama becomes America's first black president