First African-American grads celebrate golden anniversary

First African-American grads celebrate golden anniversary

Kathryn Long, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016

In 1964, the Civil Rights Act was passed. In 1965, the Voting Rights Act followed. And, in 1966, three students, James McCorkle ’66, Melrose Nimmo ’66 and Linda Moore Banks ’66, made history as the first African-American graduates from Guilford College. Continue reading “First African-American grads celebrate golden anniversary”