Not In Our Town Princeton

Category: Awards


Sons & Daughters of the Middle Passage Call for Presentations and Book Awards, Deadline March 15, 2021

Call for Presentations for the virtual 4th Annual Conference of Sons & Daughters of the Middle Passage, co-sponsored with the New Jersey Chapter of Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society. The deadline is March 15, 2021.   This year, we accept…

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Ruha Benjamin and Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor named Freedom Scholars

Ruha Benjamin, associate professor of African American studies at Princeton University, and Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, assistant professor of African American studies, have been named among the first cohort of Freedom Scholars, an initiative supporting progressive academics who are at the forefront…

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Princeton Prize in Race Relations

Do you know any high school students fighting for RACIAL EQUITY and promoting BETTER RACIAL UNDERSTANDING within their schools or communities? Click these links to Learn More or Nominate a Student Princeton Prize in Race Relations winners are awarded $1,000…

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Fern and Larry Spruill Received 2019 Leslie “Bud” Vivian Award for Community Service

Not in Our Town Princeton board members Fern and Larry Spruill were selected by the Princeton Area Community Fund as the 2019 Leslie “Bud” Vivian Community Service Award winners.  The Spruills are long-time community activists and contributors as members of…

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Not in Our Town Princeton Honored by Princeton Council

On Monday, September 9, 2019 at 7 pm, Not in Our Town Princeton will be honored by Mayor Liz Lempert and the Municipal Council of Princeton “for the important work you do to promote racial justice and inclusion in Princeton.” …

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