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Rhodes State celebrates Black History Month

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Those with Rhodes State said it was important to celebrate Black History Month with members of the community as well as their students, and to bring people together. Those with Rhodes State said it was important to celebrate Black History Month with members of the community as well as their students, and to bring people together.
Rhodes is also collecting children's books featuring characters of color this month to donate to the Bradfield Center and Lima North. Rhodes is also collecting children's books featuring characters of color this month to donate to the Bradfield Center and Lima North.

Rhodes State College celebrated Black History Month with a barbecue Thursday afternoon.

Rhodes invited staff from the Bradfield Center to talk about their involvement with those in our area, as well as provided food for students and staff. Those with Rhodes State said it was important to celebrate Black History Month with members of the community as well as their students, and to bring people together.

"We are not just a community college, but we are the Lima community college, and in order to really showcase that, we felt that it was important for us to celebrate Black History Month and to be able to bring the students and the faculty and staff together," said Rose Reinhart, vice president of student affairs at Rhodes State College.

Rhodes is also collecting children's books featuring characters of color this month to donate to the Bradfield Center and Lima North.

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