Film & Video

Dr. Clinkscale News 12 Black History Highlight

News 12 highlights first Black female principal in East Ramapo In honor of Black History Month, News 12 is featuring a woman who made her mark in Rockland County education […]

AAHS 2021 Annual Meeting – Virtual

Dear Friends: We pray that this note finds you and yours well and that 2022 will be a beautiful new beginning for us all. We are inviting you to attend […]

AAHS 2020 Annual Meeting – Virtual

Dear Friends: This year has been one of great challenges.  We know that many in and around Rockland have suffered a variety of losses.  We hope that this note finds you and […]

Travis Jackson on Desegregation – Lohud Video

This video is courtesy of LOHUD. An advertisement will play before the video starts. Ramapo Film documenting desegregation battle “Two Schools in Hillburn” recounts the 1943 struggle to integrate the village’s […]

Two Schools in Hillburn – A Documentary

This is a true story about two separate by equal elementary schools in Hillburn, New York — one white and one black elementary schools. In the 1940s, Thurgood Marshall played […]

John Lewis on the Vote

In an interview with John Lewis, he recalls his days in Selma, the Voting Rights Act, and the urgency of our votes being counted today. This video is an excerpt […]

The Death of King Shotaway

Birth of the African Grove Theater Based of the true story of the first black theater company established in New York in 1821, and the first to perform Othello with […]

Dr. Arlene Clinkscale Education Initiative

Dr. Arlene W. Clinkscale is a role model and ground-breaker in the world of education in Rockland County.  Not only was she the first African American school teacher hired in […]

Interview with Dr. Arlene W. Clinkscale

1st African American Teacher in Pearl River1st African American Female Principal in Rockland County1st African American School Superintendent in NY State Dr. Arlene W. Clinkscale is a role model and […]

AAHS 2019 Annual Meeting

Monday, December 9, 2019, 6 PM Rockland Community College Technology Center, Ellipse Rm 8180 Rockland Community College – 145 College Road, Suffern, NY 10901 This Program is the Culmination of […]