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Pillar College celebrates Black History Month – Featuring

Sharon has devoted her professional career to educating children and adults in public, private, and community settings. Her passion and commitment to the field is reflected in her work at Pillar College and also includes work as a founding member of a Christian, male K-6 academy, principal of a K-8 Christian school, and consultant and […]

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Feb
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Pillar College celebrates Black History Month – Featuring

Fr. Samuel Davis was born to Panamanian immigrants, in Brooklyn, NY and raised in Somerset, NJ. Fr. Samuel serves as the Acting Rector at St. Simon of Cyrene Orthodox Mission in New Brunswick, NJ. “Sadly, racism and discrimination are facts of life for many Black Americans. What makes me proud of being an alumni of […]

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Pillar College celebrates Black History Month – Featuring

Dr. Duncan is a Licensed Professor Counselor (LPC), Certified Substance Abuse and Addictions Counselor and Certified Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS). Dr. Duncan’s areas of specialization are Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Substance Use Disorder Counseling and Clinical Supervision/Mentoring. In addition, Dr. Duncan has presented at various national and international conferences and […]

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Feb
17

Pillar College celebrates Black History Month – Featuring

Sherrie-Lynn Lilley is a playwright, life coach, mentor, speaker, minister and mother of 5 beautiful children. She is the founder of Inspire Bermuda, a charity that advocates for persons living with disabilities in her island home, and she is also the founder and owner of HEAL (Healing Emotions Affirming Life) Creative Solutions LLC.. Sherrie is […]

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Feb
13

Pillar College celebrates Black History Month – Featuring

Dr. Ralph Grant has been successfully married for 58 years, educating three children at HBCU’s and serving the city of Newark for 25 years. He served on the Board of Trustees for Shaw University, his undergraduate alma mater, and was cited by Shaw for recruiting over 2400 students over a 13 year span. “Pillar College […]

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Feb
10

Pillar College celebrates Black History Month – Featuring

Joyce E. Watterman has been married for over 40 years and has 3 children and 3 grandchildren. She is a graduate from Somerset Christian College (Pillar College) with a BA in Organizational Leadership and an AA in Biblical Studies. Joyce was elected into political office in 2013 and became the first African American woman Council […]

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Feb
10

Pillar College celebrates Black History Month – Featuring

Dr. Brian Rawls is a native of Newark, NJ. He was born into a household of psalmists and preachers and church planters. Having overcome many of the challenges of inner-city life, he emerged as a husband, father, pastor and educator. “Pillar College represents the Christian worldview penetrating society. With its many programs, the college demonstrates […]

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Pillar College Black History Month Honoring Our Educators

BIO: Educator, Scholar, Clergy, Writer I am a first-generation college student whose parents did not finish high school but through God’s grace, diligence and hard work, I have been blessed to obtain multiple doctoral degrees. Church and society have always been in a dialectic struggle. This struggle is exacerbated, sometimes, in Christ-centered Christian education. Learners […]

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