Ozark Campus commemorates Black History Month

th and 20th centuries, as well as their influence on the Civil Rights Movement. Pearson said the term – considered a pejorative by black soldiers – originated from American Indians they fought throughout the American West. After Pearson answered questions from the crowd, Floyd recited “Still I Rise” by Maya Angelou, and Ammons recited “Sympathy” by Paul Laurence Dunbar.