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Psychologist calls on African Americans to ‘take pride in race’

UT’s McClung Museum was packed with students ready to hear Dr. Umar Johnson’s lecture, The Rise, Fall and Redemption of the Africa for the African’s Movement, on Wednesday. The clinical psychologist, educator and political scientist called on all African Americans to take pride in their race as part of the Pan-Africanism movement.
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Buddhist monks teach, create traditional paintings

The McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture welcomed Tibetan Buddhist monks to paint a sand mandala in the Native Peoples of Tennessee gallery. The event ran from Sept. 22 to Sept. 25 and was part of the Buddhist Art of the Himalayas exhibit.
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