Ronald Taylor ‘14 Named Head of Middle School at Browning

Browning NEW YORK, NY February 18, 2021 – We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ronald James-Terry Taylor as Browning’s new Head of Middle School, succeeding Danielle Passno, who will become our Assistant Head of Teaching and Learning this summer.  Ronald, who will begin his term on July...

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Jarvis McInnis ‘09 Returns to Duke Faculty

John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute DURHAM, NC February 17, 2021 – As part of its event series tgiFHI, the Franklin Humanities Institute is conducting interviews with its faculty speakers in order to familiarize broader audiences with the diversity of research approaches in the humanities, arts, and interpretive social sciences at...

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Institute Announces Inaugural Class of New York Collegiate Institute, Sponsored by Select Equity Group

WASHINGTON, DC February 16, 2021 – William A. Keyes, president of the Institute for Responsible Citizenship, announces scholars who have been selected to participate in the inaugural class of the New York Collegiate Institute, Sponsored by Select Equity Group. The New York Collegiate Institute is in intensive program for...

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Indiana University Celebrates First Student Selected To Institute

Indiana University BLOOMINGTON February 12, 2021 – Zachary Harper, an accounting major at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business and a Conrad Prebys Scholar, been chosen by the Institute for Responsible Citizenship to participate in its prestigious program during the summers of 2021 and 2022. The Institute is an intensive two-summer program...

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Institute Announces Class of 2022

WASHINGTON, DC February 9, 2021 – William A. Keyes, president of the Institute for Responsible Citizenship, announces scholars who have been selected to participate in its prestigious program during the summers of 2021 and 2022. The Institute is in intensive two-summer program for some of America’s best and brightest...

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The Institute is in session!

WASHINGTON DC June 1, 2020 – On Monday evening, William A. Keyes welcomed 18 outstanding young men to kick off the 18th summer of the Institute for Responsible Citizenship. Unfortunately, orientation took place over a Zoom conference call. All of the Institute’s sessions in June will be over Zoom....

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A Tribute to David C. Driskell (1931-2020)

WASHINGTON, DC April 1, 2020 – The country has lost an influential figure and the Institute has lost a wonderful friend. David C. Driskell died last week at age 88. Dr. Driskell was born in Georgia, grew up in North Carolina, attended Howard University, and lived most of his...

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Institute Selects Class of 2021

WASHINGTON, DC, March 1 – Dr. William A. Keyes IV announces the admission of thirteen African American male college sophomores into the Institute for Responsible Citizenship class of 2021. The young men will participate in the Washington, DC-based program during the summers of 2020 and 2021. Institute scholars live...

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William Keyes Honored at UNC Homecoming

CHAPEL HILL, NC, November 1, 2019 – Institute president William Keyes was presented the Harvey E. Beech Outstanding Alumni Award at the 2019 Black Alumni Reunion. BAR, as it is affectionately known, is held in conjunction with Homecoming every year at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The...

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President of the Institute Introduces alumnus Brandon Harris ‘12 to his New Congregation

WASHINGTON, DC September 13, 2019 – This morning, William A. Keyes IV introduced Institute alumnus Brandon Harris at People’s Congregational United Church of Christ in Washington, DC. Following the worship service, the members of the congregation elected Rev. Harris senior minister. Harris participated in the Institute while a student...

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