This is it! My five year journey to create Beyond This Place is coming to its apex. Our crowd funding campaign, in which I’m hoping to raise $30,000, will be used so that I may make the first portion of my documentary film about Black Greek Letter Organizations. There are exactly 3 days left to […]
Yesterday I began my teaser campaign for Beyond This Place, but it’s more of an awareness campaign. A campaign that I hope inspires, motivates, encourages and pushes this dream of mine into fruition. Over the last 5 years I have been working on creating a unique film about the visual representations of Black Greek Letter Organizations. I’ve […]
‘Their Dream: An Honor Fit For King‘ By: Cassandra Spratling/DETROIT FREE PRESS (published 8/21) Some dreams are personal. For the men of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, helping to create a monument honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was something they had to do.
That’s right, it’s my return to the ‘HILL’. Howard University has an energy that I haven’t experienced before. My last visit, I was honored and a little dazed to be in the same space where so much history has taken place. Howard University (HU) is known as the “Cradle of Black Greek Civilization”. The nickname was given […]
It’s just about stepping, right? Around the time I was 12 years old, my father took my brother and me into the heart of downtown St. Louis for a Greek show. He told me he wanted to share some of his college experience and cited some similar events that took place at his Alma mater, […]