He Spoke at My School: An Educational Journey
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Dennis Richmond, Jr. shares the story of how he went from a young boy from Yonkers, New York with a passion for history, to a powerhouse advocate for higher education. Dennis chronicles the highs and lows of his life, from suffering bullying at the hands of his peers throughout middle school to accumulating thousands of dollars in scholarships, grants, and sponsorships to live out his dreams. He paints the picture of how discovering his love for public speaking led to the development of his initiative championing for Historically Black Colleges and Universities. He Spoke at My School not only defines what it means to utilize education as a means for liberation but demonstrates the empowering act of lifting others while still climbing the ladder to success.