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Sankofa Screening and Panel Discussion

HigherLearning.pngFriday, September 9, 2022
7:00 pm
Fenn Tower Theater

Cleveland State University
Department of Africana Studies


A Sankofa Screening and Panel Discussion
for John Singleton’s Higher Learning

This emotionally-charged movie highlights a new college student’s encounter with some very serious conflicts and features a cast including Omar Epps, Tyra Banks, Kristy Swanson, Laurence Fishburne and Ice Cube.

CSU Panelists:

Beverly Pettrey, M.A.
Acting Chief of the CSU Police Department

Bruce Menapace, Ph.D.
CSU Counseling Center Psychologist and Outreach & Groups Coordinator

Kimberly Springer, M.Ed.
CSU Director of Campus Engagement

Valerie Wright, Ph.D.
CSU Chair of the Department of Criminology & Sociology

CSU ID or official form of ID required.

For more information contact Prester Pickett, M.F.A., Coordinator of the Howard A. Mims African American Cultural Center at (216) 687-3656 or