Mary Ann Shadd Cary (MASC) Symposium Copy

The Colored Conventions Project joins the Delaware Historical Society and “Sharing our Legacy” performances to host a full-day exploration of Delaware pioneer Mary Ann Shadd Cary (1823-1893).

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Mary Ann Shadd Cary (MASC) Symposium

The Colored Conventions Project joins the Delaware Historical Society and “Sharing our Legacy” performances to host a full-day exploration of Delaware pioneer Mary Ann Shadd Cary (1823-1893).

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Workshop Series

Workshop Series

The Colored Conventions Project (CCP) and Penn Price Lab present a series of workshops on Black data. Building on the work of the CCP, together we will explore methods for creating, curating, and sharing data in pursuit of racial and social justice. We hope to expand the Black digital community in and around Philadelphia.

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CCP Announces Move to Penn State

CCP Announces Move to Penn State

Over the past seven years, we have been grateful and proud to build the Colored Colored Project (CCP) at the University of Delaware. We are thrilled to share news that CCP will next move to Penn State University to launch a Center for Black Digital Research which we’re also calling #DigBlk.

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Professor Foreman Awarded the Outstanding Advocacy Award

Professor Foreman Awarded the Outstanding Advocacy Award

Our very own Professor P. Gabrielle Foreman was awarded the Outstanding Advocacy Award which honors “collaborative service, scholarship, teaching, and leadership efforts aimed at promoting, fostering, and implementing an inclusive environment.”

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CCP Presents at HASTAC 2019

CCP Presents at HASTAC 2019

CCP project manager Lauren Cooper presented at the HASTAC conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on “Coming Home: Critical Curation, Participatory Archive Building” and highlighted how we can use digital technologies to construct and reorganize archives in order to better represent those outside of the traditional record.

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The Colored Conventions Project appreciates the support of:

The Colored Conventions Project was launched and cultivated at the University of Delaware from 2012-2020.