Victor Henry Jr. is a senior attending Berea College in Kentucky and will be graduating in May 2009 with a B.A degree in theater with a concentration in acting. He is originally from the coastal area of Savannah, Georgia. Victor discovered Berea through the Woodson Institute, a college summer program. Berea has exposed Victor to interracial education. He serves the Berea Community as a Bonner Scholar, and theater box office assistance. He has also worked a great deal with local youth as a teacher aid and mentor. After graduation he plans to attend graduate school and pursue an acting career.
Eldridge Cleaver, author and civil rights activist, was born on August 31, 1935 in Wabbaseka, Arkansas. Cleaver, a child of six, lived in a household where his father abused his mother. The Cleavers moved to Phoenix, Arizona and finally settled in Los Angeles, California where … Read MoreEldridge Cleaver (1935-1998)