American Baptist College
is an acrostic for abc.
On this page:
American Baptist College is a small, predominantly African American liberal arts college located in Nashville, Tennessee. Founded in 1924, its predecessor was Roger Williams University, a black college begun in the late-19th century and closed in the early 20th century. Primarily a school designed to train African American Baptist ministers, its student body was highly influential in the civil rights movement. Recently, on March 25, 2013, the college was granted the honor of being named as a Historically Black College and University commonly referred to as an HBCU.
- also known as American Baptist College, Nashville; American Baptist College, main campus
- part of Nashville, United States of America, Tennessee
- official website: www.abcnash.edu
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for American Baptist College
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
by David Noel Freedman, Allen C. Myers, Astrid B. Beck
Williams, Instructor in Old Testament, North American Baptist College/Edmonton Baptist Seminary, ...
From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century Five-volume Set by Paul Finkelman
Fisk, Tennessee State University, and American Baptist College were important building blocks for Nashville's prominence in the modern civil rights movement during the 1950s. Such nationally famous ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for American Baptist College
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic: