Keep Black Love Alive - Dr. Sophia
Posted By: HBCU CONNECT on March 21, 2022 |
Check out this video from Cheyney University of Pennsylvania in Cheyney, Pennsylvania!
As the nation’s first historically Black College and University, Cheyney University recently got involved with the national Keep Black Love Alive initiative.
Launched by the Chromatic Black organization, it’s an effort to combat misinformation in vaccine-hesitant communities.
Marietta Dantonio-Madsen, Chairperson of Humanities at Cheyney University, helped bring the message straight to the Cheyney community.
“To educate the public especially black and brown individuals the necessity of getting vaccinated and how getting vaccinated keeps black lives alive,” said Dr. Madsen.
The University hosted a special event on Martin Luther King Jr. Day that combined this message with art.
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