Douglass Day Celebration

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Learning Resource Center

Hagerstown Community College will offer a Transcribe-a-thon, in honor of Frederick Douglass Day and Black History Month, on Friday, Feb. 14, from 12 to 3 p.m., in the Learning Resource Center, room 259. The Transcribe-a-thon, an online crowdsourcing project, will focus on transcribing digitized records from the papers of Anna Julia Cooper, a visionary black feminist, teacher, leader, and intellectual. The project will bring African American history to digital life, joining forces with more than 1,500 people at 45 locations across North America and Europe.

To register online, visit or call 240-500-2237. For more information, visit

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