The Nelson Chair Office aims to promote University-Community engagement to support coalition building of Community Based Organizations to improve the education and socio-emotional development of children and families.
UPDATE: As of July 1, 2019, Dr. AJ Franklin has retired from his position as the Nelson Professional Chair, now holding Professor Emeritus status at Boston College. Please check back here for future annoucements on Nelson Chair activity.
Case Closed on Richmond 34
Criminal records from the Feb. 22, 1960, arrests of 34 VUU students protesting racial segregation at a Downtown department store will be expunged Friday, 59 years later
2018 Colloquium in South Africa
Anderson J. Franklin delivered a keynote address at Nelson Mandela University's July colloquium entitled "Repositioning our Understanding of the 'Weapon' Education," in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.