Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
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Celebrating the Legacy of Alger Adams

The Hobart and William Smith Colleges will honor the Rev. Dr. Alger L. Adams ’32, the first black man to receive a degree from Hobart by celebrating and reflecting on his remarkable life, career and legacy online.

Read more about his life and legacy HERE.

Visit the Alger Adams site HERE including video greetings from Patricia Adams, daughter of Alger Adams,

and The Reverend Nita C. Johnson Byrd, Dean of Spiritual Engagement and Chaplain.