Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
Pursuing the “Unfinished Business of Democracy”: Willa B. Player and Liberal Arts Education at Bennett College in the Civil Rights Era
Playing as influential a role as many better-known Civil Rights Movement leaders, Bennett’s president inspired its students to fight for social justice. She encouraged students to participate in protests, inspired by the 1960 Woolworth’s sit in, and initiate blacks to become more politically involved, by registering to vote.