- Words: 709
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: Black Studies
- Paper #: 32160128
After completing his Master's at the University of Chicago (in 1908) he attended the elite Sorbonne University in Paris, becoming fluent in French.
The civil rights movement was many years off when Woodson became a member of the Niagara Movement, but it could be said that the Niagara Movement was the precursor to the civil rights movement of the 1960s. The group was formed in 1905 by W.E.B. DuBois, among