BA, State University of New York at Buffalo; MA, Brown University; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo
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June 13, 2023
Juneteenth event at Genesee Country Village & Museum free for RIT community
The RIT community is invited to honor Juneteenth at the Genesee Country Village & Museum with free admission from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 17.
January 28, 2022
Henry Louis Gates, at RIT event, says it’s a time for truth, courage
WXXI features RIT's 40th annual Expression of King's Legacy event.
February 17, 2021
Amid increasing secularization and waning influence, can the Black church evolve?
The Deseret News talks to Richard Newman, professor of history and author of Freedom’s Prophet: Bishop Richard Allen, the AME Church, and the Black Founding Fathers.
August 24, 2022
Newman’s book on American abolitionism honored
July 7, 2022
Newman discusses abolitionism on podcast
February 8, 2021
Newman serves as consultant, commentator for documentary
December 13, 2019
From BackStory to You: A History of Giving and Receiving