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Northwest Campus celebrates Black History Month

Northwest Campus celebrates Black History Month

By KATTA MAPES Northwest Campus will present a program about the Black Panther Party on Feb. 2 as part of its Black History Month celebration. The program will begin at 1:30 p.m. in the Student Life Center, Room D-201. Student Services Advanced Specialist Bobby Burns will recognize the 50 year anniversary of the movement by […]

FROM THE ARCHIVES:  Remembering our roots

FROM THE ARCHIVES: Remembering our roots

BY SIERRA J. RUSSELL Black history month was established in the ‘70s and is upheld today as a time of reflection. A variety of articles from early issues of the Aztec Press featured key speakers at cultural events in the region. Alex Haley, the author of “Roots,” spoke in Phoenix in 1977. He discussed the […]